Supporting Ham Radio Contesting Since 1989

Supporting Ham Radio Contesting Since 1989

NCC Announces 2020 Dayton Arrangements: Contest Dinner, Contest Super Suite, Contest University

The 28th Annual Dayton Contest Dinner at the Crowne Plaza in downtown Dayton, Ohio

2020 Contest Dinner tickets are on sale now exclusively via our web site.

HUGE thanks to Scott, KA9FOX and for designing, building, donating and running the Contest Dinner web site.

Master of Ceremonies for the 2020 Dayton Contest Dinner is Contest Hall of Fame member and CQ WorlWide Contest Director, John Dorr, K1AR.

Our dinner speaker is Bryant, KG5HVO – his bio is here:

Thanks to Teri, K8MNJ for coordinating and organizing the 2020 Contest Dinner.

The 2020 Contest Hall of Fame inductees will be announced during the 2020 Dayton Contest Dinner by Dave. K3ZJ.

Thanks to Icom America N9JA – the MAIN prize is a Icom IC-7610

The Dayton Contest Dinner will be held on Saturday night, May 16, 2020 at 6:30 PM Cash bar opens at 5:30 PM.

Located at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (Official Contester Hotel) 5th and Jefferson Streets (Next to the Dayton Convention Center) Dayton (Downtown), Ohio in the PRESIDENTIAL BALLROOM on the second floor.

Seating is random. Tables are set in rounds of 10 and rectangles of 12. You can purchase an entire table for your group (purchased group tables are set for round 10 or rectangle 12). Full Table purchases are reserved seating.

Tickets are only available on
There are no tickets for sale at the door.

The 32st annual Contest Super Suite (all FOUR nights during Dayton) details are here:

And the 14th Annual Dayton Contest University seats are filling up fast

The 31th annual Dayton Top Band Dinner tickets are available at

We expect another sold out event for the 2020 Dayton Contest dinner. Get your tickets early!

2020 Dayton Contest University Professors and the 2020 Course Outline have been posted.

2020 Dayton TopBand Dinner speaker is Glenn Johnson, W0GJ

Info about the Glenn’s talk is here:

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K8ZT Useful Links
NCC member K8ZT has a website full of useful links and resources. See the following: