SCARSSouthern California Antique Radio Society

Upcoming Events

November 18 & 19, 2016 - Annual Meet

The SCARS Annual Meet will be held at the Carlsbad By The Sea Resort, located at 850 Palomar Rd., Carlsbad, CA., 92011.
A special SCARS room rate of $99 is available and includes 2 queen beds (1-4 people) and a full complimentary breakfast buffet. Reserve your room early to take advantage of the special rate. For reservations, call 800 266-7880.

The swap meet will be held in the hotel's back parking lot. Free coffee & Danish will be available in the lot from 6:30-8:30 am. Everyone is welcome to attend the swap meet but sellers must be current SCARS members.

7 am - Swap Meet

1-4 pm: A variety of short presentations will be offered from a number of speakers. Open floor time is available for members to recount their experiences over our 40 year history. You are encouraged to bring a radio or other related items to help tell your story.

6-10 pm: Dinner, Elections, and a Special Presentation will take place featuring speaker Mike Adams and his latest book, "The Radio Boys and Girls".

7 am - Swap Meet

9:15 - 10:15 am: Donation Auction

10:30 am - 1:30 pm: A Deli Buffet will be served and a Radio Contest will be held. Contest categories include Homebrew, Crystal Sets, Novelty Sets, My Favorite Radio, and Miscellaneous.

Friday's Dinner is available for $24 per person. The menu includes your choice of turkey, steak, or salmon. Please specify your entrée choice when you reserve your meal. We will also be sharing a 40th Anniversary cake as part of the celebration. Saturday's Deli Buffet is $12.50 per person. For meal reservations, please mail your check made out to "SCARS" to:

Mary Curry
10035 Country View Rd.
La Mesa, CA. 91941.

Due to limited seating - attendance at this year's event may be higher due to our 40th anniversary celebration - meals should be reserved in advance. Checks should be received by Nov. 8, 2016. If you are reserving Friday's dinner, please indicate your choice of entrée on your check.

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

Radio Contest Chairman: President Jim Ryan
For event information, contact Treasurer Mary Curry: