Hunts & Events

Organized hunts and treasure-hunting shows are a great way to pick up tips to make you a more successful hunter, meet fellow hobbyists and even check out that new piece of equipment you have had your eye on.  Listed below are some upcoming events across the United States.  If there is one planned for your area or in a location that you can combine a family vacation to attend, mark your calendar and start making plans . . . you will be glad you did and as many have found, attending hunts can be highly addictive!

NOTE: If you are involved in an upcoming event that you want to let FMDAC members and visitors to our website know about, let us know and we will get the information published on this page

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FMDAC Metal Detecting
Competition Hunt List

2018/19 Metal Detecting
Competition Hunts by

Date:          January 06, 2019  Event: One Day
Location:     Belmar, New Jersey
Event:         2019 Cabin Fever Hunt
Sponsor:      East Coast Research and Discovery Assn
Phone:        973-839-8031
Event Description:    Held On the Beach at the Taylor Pavillion in Belmar, New Jersey
Registration – 8:30 to 9:15

1st Hunt Instructions – 9:30
1st Hunt – 9:45 to 10:15
Token Redemption – 10:15 to 10:45
Optional Hunt Instructions – 11:00
Optional “Big Silver” Hunt – 11:15 to 11:45
2nd Hunt Instructions – 1:15
2nd Hunt – 1:30 to 2:00
Token Redemption – 2:00 to 2:30
Registration fee per person: $100.00 / Optional “Big Silver” Hunt - $20.00
Hunt is limited to first 75 entrants.

FMDAC Gold Prospecting
Shows List

2018/19 Gold
Prospecting Shows by

At this time there are no Gold Prospecting
2018/19 Events listed for this month.

FMDAC 2018/19 Civil War
Show & Event List

2018/19 Civil War
Shows by Month

Date:          January 05, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Event:         24th Annual Low Country Civil War & Artifacts Show
Sponsor:      American Digger Magazines
Phone:        770-362-8671
Event Flyer:
Event Description:    Held at 176 Patriots Point Rd,Mt Pleasant, SC
Start off 2019 right at the American Digger Magazine Lowcountry Civil War Relic and Artifact Show! This show, in its 24th consecutive year, is a favorite of dealers and collectors alike. It will only get bigger and better under the American Digger banner!
Dealers, make plans now to attend this historic event. Please contact us asap or visit the American Digger table at the Franklin Civil War Show to confirm your reservations and assure your desired location!

FMDAC 2018/19 North-South Skirmish Assn List

2018/19 Skirmish Assn
List by Month

At this time there are no Skirmish Assn
2018/19 Events listed for this month.

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