Hamvention QSO Party will be held as a 12 hour event on Saturday of what would have been the Hamvention weekend:

May 22, 2021 8am to 8pm EDST

W8BI, the club call of the Dayton Amateur Radio Association Bonus station, will be a bonus station scored at 10 points per band and mode:

Typical call will be: CQ CQ HVQP (HamVention QSO Party) W8XX (Your call)
Typical exchange will be signal report and first year you attended Hamvention; eg on CW: KB8XXX 599 1998 W4XX
If you have never attended Hamvention, please send 2021 in place of the year.



Send your score (number of QSOs including bonus points) to 3830scores.com within 5 days of the event.

You will be able to print a certificate using the link below.

Hamvention QSO Party Certificate

            1. Download or view the PDF below.
            2. Add your callsign into the fillable form
            3. Print.
              note: This is a color image and may appeared altered in Black & White printers.
              note: If you have trouble viewing in your browser, right click the image and save link as…
              then open with a PDF viewer of your choice

Modes and Bands

Modes: CW, SSB
Bands: 80, 40, 20, 15, and 10 meters.


Count one point for each unique call worked on each band and each mode.
W8BI is 10 bonus points per band and mode.