SCARSSouthern California Antique Radio Society

Upcoming Events

November 17 & 18, 2017 - Annual Meet

The SCARS annual meet will be held at the Carlsbad By The Sea Resort, located at 850 Palomar Rd., Carlsbad, CA. 92011. Special SCARS room rate: $99 (plus fees, applicable 11/16-11/18). Rate includes 2 queen beds (1-4 people), and a complimentary breakfast buffet. Special rate available through 11/01/12. For reservations, call: 800 266-7880.

The swap meet starts at 7 am on both days in the hotel's back parking lot. All are welcome but sellers must be current SCARS members. Free coffee & Danish will be available in the parking lot from 6:30-8:30 am.

1-4 pm is reserved for a variety of short programs. From 6-10 pm; Dinner, Elections, and a special presentation featuring Bill Burkett's Collection of Early Solar Powered Transistor Radios will be provided.

In Memory of Morgan McMahon: Norm Leal will be bringing special copies of Morgan McMahon’s "Vintage Radios". A special sticker is planned for the inside of each book in commemoration. These books will be available on a limited basis.

In mid-morning, a Donation Auction will be held. From 10:30-1:30 am, a Deli Buffet will be served. A Radio Contest will be also be held. Categories include Homebrew Sets, Crystal Sets, Novelty Radios, and Best Restoration.

Friday's Dinner is available for $24 per person. The menu includes your choice of turkey, steak, or salmon. Saturday's Deli Buffet is $12.50 per person. For meal reservations, please send your check made out to "SCARS" to: Mary Curry, 10035 Country View Rd., La Mesa, CA., 91941. Checks should be received no later than Nov. 15, 2017.

Other activities available for all family members: Carlsbad antique shops, nearby Premium Outlet Stores, and Carlsbad State Beach.

Radio Contest Chairman: Jim Ryan
For more event info, contact Mary Curry: