GGARS Events

Upcoming Event

The Greater Gaston Mamteur Radio Society will be having a cookout. Please click her to contact us and let us know if you plan to attend.

Summer Field Day 2016

Thank you all for joining the Greater Gaston Amateur Radio Society for our 2nd annual field day event. We had a great turnout of volunteers and visitors from the surrounding area. We would like to extend a special thank you to Hound's Drive-In of Kings Mountain for being so welcoming and allowing us to establish our command center onsite. We at GGARS would also like to thank our sponsors Tony's Ice-cream, Ole Carolina BBQ, Black’s BBQ, Harris Teeter and Choice USA Beverage for helping make field day possible for us. Thank you again for your continued support. We look forward to see you again next year.

Summer Field Day 2017

Thank you all for joining the Greater Gaston Amateur Radio Society for our 2nd annual field day event. We had a great turnout of volunteers and visitors from the surrounding area. We would like to extend a special thank you to Hound's Drive-In of Kings Mountain for being so welcoming and allowing us to establish our command center onsite. We at GGARS would also like to thank our sponsors Tony's Ice-cream, Ole Carolina BBQ, Black’s BBQ, Harris Teeter and Choice USA Beverage for helping make field day possible for us. Thank you again for your continued support. We look forward to see you again next year.

Eclipse 2017

Members of the Greater Gaston Amateur Radio Society traveled to Lexington South Carolina on August 21, 2017. We would like tto thank the uncle of Robert Wells W7CSA Danny Williams and his daughter Laura for the use of their property on Lake Murry to operate special event station N4S

Summer Field Day 2018

Thank you all for joining the Greater Gaston Amateur Radio Society for our 3nd annual field day event. We had a great turnout of volunteers and visitors from the surrounding area. We would like to extend a special thank you to Chef Sebastian Wells and the owner, Kevin and Denise Jonas of Nellie's Southern Kitchen in Belmont for donating the food for our event. We would also like to thank Zion Baptist Church for their support and allowing us to use their property to host our field day. Thank you again for your continued support. We look forward to see you again next year.

13 Colonies July 2018

Two members of our club, Robert E Wells Jr W7CSA and Tony Jones N4ATJ, participated in the annual 13 Colonies Special Event. North Carolina was able to accumulate more contacts than any of the other 13 Colonies.

W7CSA Robert Wells Jr

N4ATJ Tony Jones