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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July

FMDAC Metal Detecting
Competition Hunt List

2019/20 Metal Detecting
Competition Hunts by
Month


Date:          July 06, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     Somerset, New Jersey
Event:         XP Deus Bootcamp
Sponsor:      Instructor: Andy Sabisch
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Event Description:    TheXP Deus Bootcamp moves to northern New Jersey to the town of Somerset. Close to New York City, New England, Long Island and Pennsylvania, it is a great central location for an XP Bootcamp. Being close to the Jersey shore and New York City, it is an ideal event to take your family along so they can stay busy while you are in the Bootcamp and the you will have the rest of your trip to take a vacation. We will cover the XP Deus and ORX in detail and then hit the field to put what we covered into practice so what when you go home, you will know what toadjust and how to get the most out of your detector.

For more information on the Bootcamp location and details on how to reserve a seat in Somerset, click on the TICKET INFO icon below . . you are going to a new page and are not committing to buy a ticket.


Date:          July 07, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     Lincoln, Nebraska
Event:         Spring Treasure Hunt
Sponsor:      Midwest Historical Preservation Society
Phone:        402-499-8092
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Event Description:    Held at Lincoln, Nebraska Air Park Soccer Field area.

Schedule of events:
Check in time is 10:30am, Lunch at 11:00am
Hunt #1 is at 12:00pm
Hunt #2 is at 2:00pm
Raffle Drawings are at 4:00pm



Date:          July 13, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     North Branch, Minnesota
Event:         GSTH Annual Hunt (Members Only)
Sponsor:      Gopher State Treasure Hunters
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Event Description:    Held at Kozy Oaks Kamp, 8620 277th Ave NE, North Branch, MN 55056.This is a member-only hunt. You must be a member in good standing, with at least 2 club functions (meetings or mini hunt & meeting) attended to participate in the annual big hunt. The cost of the hunt will be $50.00 per hunter.


Date:          July 13, 2019
Event:         Eight Days
Location:     New Stanton, Pennsylvania
Event:         2019 Treasure Week
Sponsor:      Don Hayes with Many Sponsers
Phone:        317-908-8165
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Event Description:     Complete Hunt Schedule Treasure Week 2019 at Fox Den Acres Campground. Eight fun filled days of treasure hunting and crafts, free kid’s hunts and novice hunts, as well as evening activities like bingo, horse races, and auctions. Just minutes from motels and restaurants and only 2 miles from the PA Turnpike and I70. This fun filled week is sponsored by many manufacturers. Come and stay for the week or attend for a day or two.


Date:          July 20, 2019
Event:         One day
Location:     Renton, Washington
Event:         Annual $ilver $hoot
Sponsor:      Cascade Treasure Club
Phone:        206-730-2694
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Date:          July 21, 2019
Event:         Seven Days
Location:     Vallonia, Indiana
Event:         Southern Indiana Treasure Fest
Sponsor:      Metal Detector Manufactures
Phone:        574-848-9345
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Event Description:    Held at the Starve Hollow State Recreation Area, South of Brownstown Indiana, off route 135. This will be year eleven of the Seven Day Event , in gorgeous Southern Indiana. Camping available at site, Beach Area , Numerous Sponsors , including Whites , First Texas , Garrett , Minelab , Deus. Real Treasure Hunters , Cannonball Express Metal Detectors, Wicks Pies , FMDAC , Ohio Detectorists Association. Valencia/Merryman Family, Silver Buckle Detection, added events for the week are auctions, beach hunts. More posted at site, for contact information visit us on Facebook -- Southern Indiana Treasure Fest.


Date:          July 26, 2019
Event:         Three Days
Location:     Nekoosa, Wisconsin
Event:         23rd Annual Open Hunt and State Championship
Sponsor:      MidState Metal Detector Club
Phone:        715-572-1845
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Event Description:    The MidState Metal Detector Club welcomes you to their 23rd Annual Open Hunt and State Championship. We pride ourselves in providing an affordable, fun event for the entire family. Early entries enable better hunt planning..< br />.< br /> Hunts will be held rain or shine. Location - Deer Trail Park Campground near Nekoosa, WI 100% of entry fees and donations are planted in the form of coins or tokens over the 2 days of the hunt.< br />.< br /> Wisconsin State Championship – 2 day Competition Hunt.< br /> Raffles held throughout the weekend, and a Merchandise Drawing – with donated merchandise and prizes.< br /> Treasures of Yesteryear Museum & Antique Detectors on display in club trailer.< br /> Metal Detecting Dealers, Miscellaneous Businesses and clubs will have booths on site


Date:          July 27, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     Leamington, Ontario, Canada
Event:         Summer Seeded Beach Hunt
Sponsor:      Sunparlour Treasure Seekers
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Event Description:     Join the Sunparlour Treasure Seekers for their Summer Seeded Beach Hunt. Featuring four hunts, the event includes silver, gold, jewelry, prizes, and raffles.. Held at Seacliff Park, 24 Seacliff Dr. West, Leamington, Ontario

FMDAC Gold Prospecting
Shows List

2019/20 Gold
Prospecting Shows by
Month


At this time there are no Gold Prospecting
2019/20 Events listed for this month.



FMDAC 2019/20 Civil War
Show & Event List


2019/20 Civil War
Shows by Month



Date:          July 1-31, 2019
Location:     Many Cities, All U.S. States
Event:         Military Trader Show Calendar
Owner:        Military Trader
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Description:    CONFIRM ALL INFORMATION WITH SHOW PROMOTER BEFORE TRAVELING. THE TIME, DATES, AND/OR LOCATION MAY HAVE CHANGED! To submit a show listing to be included in our calendar of events, send show date(s), location, and contact information to Attn: Battle Plan, 700 East State St., Iola, WI 54990-0001 or email to Editor, Military Trader. Include “Military Show Listing” on the subject line.


Date:          July 27, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     East Ridge, Tennessee
Event:         2nd Annual Chattanooga Civil War & Artifact Show
Sponsor:      American Digger Magazine
Phone:        770-362-8671
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Event Description:    Held at Camp Jordan Arena-323 Camp Jordan Parkway-East Ridge, TN

FMDAC 2019/20 North-South Skirmish Assn List

2019/20 Skirmish Assn
List by Month



Date:          July 1-31, 2019
Location:     Many Cities, All U.S. States
Event:         North-South Skirmish schedule
Owner:        North-South Skirmish Assn
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Description:    The North-South Skirmish Association (N-SSA) was formed in 1950 to commemorate the heroism of the men, of both sides, who fought in the American Civil War. The N-SSA promotes the safe and competitive shooting of Civil War firearms and artillery while wearing Civil War uniforms. There are currently over 3,500 members composing over 200 units (teams). An N-SSA unit must represent an actual unit that existed during the Civil War, so you'll see units from all over the Union and Confederacy, competing in a friendly and family oriented atmosphere. You can view our regions here.


Date:          July 12, 2019  Event: Two Days
Location:     Dansville, New York
Event:         72nd New York Vol. Infantry
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Association
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Event Description:    Northeast Region


Date:          July 12, 2019  Event: Two Days
Location:     Ft. Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         McNeill’s Rangers
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Association
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Event Description:    Region - CH


Date:          July 13, 2019  Event: Two Days
Location:     Middletown, New York
Event:         73rd NY/67th NY
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region


Date:          July 19, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Centerburg, Ohio
Event:         Midwest Regional
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Mid-West Region


Date:          July 19, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Ft. Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         Veteran’s Skirmish
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Association
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Date:          July 20, 2019  Event: Two Days
Location:     Bristol, Wisconsin
Event:         29th WI/56th VA
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Western Region


Date:          July 26, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Laingsburg, Michigan
Event:         1st MI & Huron Rangers
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northwest Region


Date:          July 26, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Fulton, New York
Event:         Terry’s Texas Rangers
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northeast Region


Date:          July 27, 2019  Event: Two Days
Location:     Glastonbury, Connecticut
Event:         1st Conn VI
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region




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