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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June

FMDAC Metal Detecting
Competition Hunt List

2018/19 Metal Detecting
Competition Hunts by
Month


Date:          June 02, 2018  Event: One Day
Location:     Shawsville, Virginia
Event:         27th Annual Open Hunt
Sponsor:      Roanoke Valley Coin & Relic Club
Phone:        540-420-2866
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Event Description:    Held at Camp Alta Mons, 2842 Crockett Springs Road, Shawsville, VA 24162. One Day Event Includes 2 Coin Hunts and 1 Optional Silver Hunt. Many Great Prizes including High-Quality Detectors, Assorted Gear and Cash. Concession Stand and Camping is available!


Date:          June 09, 2018  Event: Two Days
Location:     New Stanton, Pennsylvania
Event:         6th Annual Silver Seekers Open Treasure Hunt
Sponsor:      Silver Seekers
Phone:        740-252-1322
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Event Description:    The 6th Annual Silver Seekers Open Treasure Hunt will be held at Fox Den Acres Campground, New Stanton PA


Date:          June 22, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Athol, Idaho
Event:         46th Annual Treasure Hunt
Sponsor:      Northwest Treasure Hunters Club
Phone:        509-276-8439
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Event Description:    Held at Camp Scott in Farragut State Park. There will be hunt rounds, silver dollars, free dinner, Plinko, detectors, pinpointers, Dragon's hoard and gold and silver prizes in 5 main hunts.

FMDAC Gold Prospecting
Shows List

2018/19 Gold
Prospecting Shows by
Month



Date:          June 06, 2018  Event: Five Days
Location:     Loudmine, Georgia
Event:         2018 Loudmine Outing
Sponsor:      LDMA-Lost Dutchman Mining Assn
Phone:        800-551-9707
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Event Description:    Held at LDMA Loudmine Camp, Loudmine, GA


Date:          June 12, 2018  Event: Five Days
Location:     Nebo, North Carolina
Event:         2018 June Vein Mountain Outing
Sponsor:      LDMA-Lost Dutchman Mining Assn
Phone:        951-375-3320
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Event Description:    Held at Vein Mountain Camp


Date:          June 16, 2018  Event: Two Days
Location:     Alleghany, California
Event:         9th Annual Gold Show
Sponsor:      Underground Gold Mining Museum
Phone:        530-287-3330
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Event Description:    Native gold display form the Alleghany District and beyond. 16-to-1 Mine Gold Quartz Specimin Raffle. Drawing on Sunday at 5PM. Need not be present to win!

Sunday Only: 16 to 1 Mine Tours. Journey underground. Reservations required! Available online in late April or May.

Carbide lamp demonstrations


Date:          June 27, 2018  Event: Six Days
Location:     Columbia, California
Event:         2018 June Italian Bar Outin
Sponsor:      LDMA-Lost Dutchman Mining Assn
Phone:        951-375-3320
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Event Description:    Held at LDMA Italian Bar Camp, Columbia, CA




FMDAC 2018/19 Civil War
Show & Event List


2018/19 Civil War
Shows by Month




Date:          June 09, 2018  Event:  (Two days)
Location:     Lousiville, Kentucky
Event:         National Gun Day Show, Civil War Show, plus JAG Military Show
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Event Description:    Held at Kentucky Fair & Expo Center


Date:          June 14, 2018  Event:  (Four Days)
Location:     Lousiville, Kentucky
Event:         MVPA International Military Show
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Event Description:    Held at KY Fair & Expo Center


Date:          June 15, 2018  Event:  (Three Days)
Location:     Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Event:         20th Annual NEAAS Show Sturbridge
Sponsor:      The New England Antiques Arms Society (NEAAS)
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Event Description:    Held at At the Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center in Sturbridge, Massachusetts


Date:          June 15, 2018  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Wilmington, Ohio
Event:         OVMS 400-Table Militaria Show
Sponsor:      Ohio Valley Military Society, Inc
Phone:        513-245-9540
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Event Description:    Held at Roberts Centre, I-71 at U.S. Route 68 (Exit 50).


Date:          June 23, 2018  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Watertown, Wisconsin
Event:         Watertown Military Show
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Event Description:    Held at Watertown Municipal Airport


Date:          June 23, 2018  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Chickasha, Oklahoma
Event:         Oklahoma Heartland Militaria & Vehicle Show
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Phone:        405-503-3665
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FMDAC 2018/19 North-South Skirmish Assn List

2018/19 Skirmish Assn
List by Month




Date:          June 01, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Springtown, Pennsylvania
Event:         1st NJ Light Artillery
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Region - MA


Date:          June 01, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Centerburg, Ohio
Event:         Sherman’s Bodyguard
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Mid-West Region


Date:          June 02, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Statesville, North Carolina
Event:         Palmetto Sharpshooters
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Carolina Region


Date:          June 02, 2018  Event: Two Days
Location:     Glastonbury, Connecticut
Event:         15th CVI
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region


Date:          June 06, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Ft. Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         Cockade Skirmish
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Central Virginia Region


Date:          June 08, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Eric, Pennsylvania
Event:         8th Heavy Artillery
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Event Description:    Region - NE


Date:          June 08, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Fort Shenandoah-Winchester, Virginia
Event:         Cockade Rifles
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Date:          June 15, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Laingsburg, Michigan
Event:         19th Michigan Vol
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northwest Region


Date:          June 16, 2018  Event: Two Days
Location:     Saratoga, New York
Event:         120th NYVI
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region


Date:          June 22, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Fort Shenandoah-Winchester, Virginia
Event:         Mason-Dixon Skirmish
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Region - CH


Date:          June 22, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Pleasant Hill, Ohio
Event:         110th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northwest Region


Date:          June 23, 2018  Event: Two Days
Location:     Streator, Illinois
Event:         Battery H, 1st Ill Light Arty
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Western Region


Date:          June 23, 2018  Event: Three Days
Location:     Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Event:         Union Valley Volunteers
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Mid-Atlantic Region


Date:          June 30, 2018  Event: Two Day
Location:     Saratoga, New York
Event:         14th Virginia Cavalry
Sponsor:      2018 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region




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