This week K4AMG will sponsor the STEM activities at the Chesapeake Heritage and Waterway Festival in Chesapeake, VA. We will be featuring HF, VHF, and SATCOMS.
Static displays include AMSAT’s CubeSAT Simulator and Emergency Communications Information.
We will be setting up Friday afternoon and on the air as soon as possible Saturday and by noon on Sunday.
So look for K4AMG on the birds and HF (most likely 40 and 20 meters.
Rigs HF & VHF IC 7000 and 80 Double Zepp Antenna at 40 feet.
Rigs SATCOM TS 2000, M2 antenna, G5500 rotors, AMSAT TRACKER Interface, AR2 Preamps, Single Link interface.
We will be located at Display # 45.
October 10 & 11, 2015 6th Annual Waterways Heritage Festival Battlefield Park South (120 Reservation Road), Battlefield & Waterways Park (1775 Historic Way), and Great Bridge Lock Park (100 Lock Road) Chesapeake, VA 23320 Sat. 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM; Sun. 12:00 – 5:00 PM
Event Locations & Shuttle Map
Please join us for our 6th Annual Waterways Heritage Festival October 10 & 11, 2015 (click here to view flyer). Located on the Intracoastal Waterways in Chesapeake, VA, the Waterways Heritage Festival is truly a rich celebration of Chesapeake’s waterways and cultural heritage.
2015 Guilds, Vendors, Exhibitors, & Entertainment: View Participant List (3 locations)
View Layout Map (Battlefield Park South)
View Layout Map (Historic Battlefield & Waterways Park)
View Events & Special Activities (3 locations)
This event benefits the Great Bridge Battlefield Waterways & History Foundation and is paid for in part and made possible by our sponsors: Atlantic Yacht Basin; Ballyhack Farm; Beekeepers Guild of Southeast VA; Cedar Creek Garden Center; Chesapeake Emergency Response Team; Chesapeake Fire Department; Chesapeake Fire Marshals Office; Chesapeake Master Gardeners Association; Chesapeake Medical Reserve Corps; Chesapeake Parks, Recreation & Tourism; Chesapeake Police Department; Chesapeake Public Schools; Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office; City Engineering Public Works; City of Chesapeake; Eure Site Solutions; The Graphics Shop; Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast; Great Bridge Women’s Club; Gum Tree Farm; Greg & Lin Olsen; Hickory Acres Farm; Hackworth Documents & Technology; Happy Boxes; Homewood Suites Chesapeake/Greenbrier; Hyatt Place Chesapeake/Greenbrier; Jim Canterbury; Jimmy & Garnett Lane; Jo-Kell, Inc.; Open Roads; Robert Peek; Spaghetti Eddie’s; Signature Landscaping; Stanton Partners; Starbucks; Olivia Trombino; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; The Virginian Pilot/The Clipper; TowneBank; Virginia Coastal Fly Angler’s Club; Wild River Outfitters; Virginia Cooperative Extension; Virginia Sheep Producers Association; WCTV 48; Zaugg Financial Group, Inc.; and others.