[CQ-Contest] Announcing the 2011 FCG Contest Dinner & Supersuite! February 11, 2011 from 6pm - 10pm

Chris Plumblee chris.plumblee at gmail.com
Mon Jan 17 07:27:37 PST 2011

Dear Fellow Contesters,

It gives me great pleasure to announce the 2011 Florida Contest Group
Orlando Contest Dinner and SuperSuite! Mark your calendars for Friday,
February 11 and come to the Orlando HamCation, the Dayton of the Southeast,
and make time after the hamfest closes on Friday night to come just five
miles up the road for the 2011 FCG Contest Dinner and SuperSuite! Tickets
for the Contest Dinner are only $20 and must be reserved in advance. Only
100 tickets are available so reserve early!

2009 YASME Excellence Award Winner Jamie Dupree, NS3T, has generously agreed
to be our guest speaker for the 2011 Orlando Contest Dinner. Jamie will
speak both about radio-sport.net and about his day job as a Capitol Hill
correspondent for Cox Radio. Doors open at 6:00pm for the Contest Dinner,
and dinner is served at 6:30pm.

Your dinner ticket also serves as your raffle ticket for one of our fabulous
prizes! Winning tickets will be drawn by our MC, K1TO, throughout the night.
You must be present to win. Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors,
domestic beer will be FREE during the 2011 Orlando Contest Dinner and

Following the Contest Dinner and NS3T's address, we will begin the 2011 FCG
SuperSuite! Come hoist a beverage of your choice and socialize with fellow
contesters, and take on all comers in the CW and SSB pileup competition
(with great prizes for the overall winners on each mode as well as the high
score for a contester < 30 years of age and the high score for a contester
licensed < 10 years)! Can't make it to the contest dinner? Come for the
SuperSuite when the doors open to everyone at 8:00pm!

To order your ticket(s), please mail your cash, check, or money order to FCG
Treasurer K4LQ at

Fred Perkins K4LQ
Treasurer - Florida Contest Group
3437 Lake Josephine Drive
Lake Placid, FL 33852

When he receives your ticket order, Fred will confirm receipt of your funds
via email. Please include your callsign in the memo line of your check to
simplify our bookkeeping. If paying by cash, please include a note with your
name and callsign so we can reserve your place.

We must have a firm number of attendees for the caterer by February 4, so
please allow sufficient time for your check to reach K4LQ's mailbox by then.
>From most parts of the country, mail postmarked January 31 or prior should
be sufficient. If you cannot make it by 6:30 or are not one of the lucky 100
to receive tickets, please consider coming at 8:00 for the SuperSuite, when
doors open to everyone.

For directions to the American Legion Hall from the hamfest site, please
visit http://tinyurl.com/fcgdirections

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

vy 73, and I look forward to seeing you at the 2011 FCG Orlando Contest
Dinner and SuperSuite!

Chris WF3C

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