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

Submit your Hunts and Events here: Email Us.




June

FMDAC Metal Detecting
Competition Hunt List

2019/20 Metal Detecting
Competition Hunts by
Month


Date:          June 01, 2019
Event:         Two Days
Location:     Grand Rapids, North Dakota
Event:         20th Annual Hunt
Sponsor:      Minnkota Artifact Recovery Group
Phone:        320-845-7814
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Event Description:    Held at Memorial Park. We are celebrating 20 years of our great open hunt. MARG is donating $3,000 in coins, cash and detectors and into the hunts over the weekend. If you have been to our hunt in the past, you know what a great time is to be had. If you haven’t been here before or not in a while, bring a friend and join us in our celebration. We will be having raffles during the weekend for gold, silver, detectors, free hunt entry into next years hunt and a very large treasure chest filled with prizes. We will be serving a Saturday dinner and sunday lunch for minimal cost.


Date:          June 01, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     Shawsville, Virginia
Event:         28th 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. Two hunts include Coins & Tokens, Silver Hunt & Mystery Hunt, prizes include new detectors & more, concessions, camping available, rain or shine!


Date:          June 08, 2019
Event:         One Days
Location:     Cleveland, Georgia
Event:         2019 Swing Dancing Detector Hunts: Kids to Pros - Loud Mine Camp
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 08, 2019
Event:         Two Days
Location:     New Stanton, Pennsylvania
Event:         7th Annual Silver Seekers Open Treasure Hunt
Sponsor:      Silver Seekers
Phone:        740-252-1322
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Event Description:    The 7th Annual Silver Seekers Open Treasure Hunt will be held at Fox Den Acres Campground, New Stanton PA


Date:          June 14, 2019
Event:         Three Days
Location:     Athol, Idaho
Event:         47th Annual Treasure Hunt
Sponsor:      Northwest Treasure Hunters Club
Phone:        509-995-4268
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Event Description:     Hunt Application & Rules Held at Camp Scott in Farragut State Park.


Date:          June 15, 2019
Event:         Two Days
Location:     Utica, Nebraska
Event:         45th Annual Hunt
Sponsor:      Nebraska Land Treasure Hunters
Phone:        402-534-2019
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Event Description:    Gold and silver coins will be buried, 100% plus payback on entries. There will also be gold and silver raffle drawings.


Date:          June 21, 2019
Event:         Three Days
Location:     Mancos, Colorado
Event:         2019 WWATS Rendezvous
Sponsor:      WWATS - World Wide Association of Treasure Seekers
Phone:        970-946-3735
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Event Description:    Held At the Four Corners Christian Camp, Mancos, Colorado.
Open to the Public and to all Treasure Hunters
Metal detecting, gold prospecting, seminars, camping and meals.


Date:          June 29, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Event:         XP Deus Boot Camp
Sponsor:      Instructors: Andy Sabisch and Hugh Campbell
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Event Description:    TheXP Deus Bootcamp is heading back to Gettysburg the weekend before the anniversary of the battle that made the small town in Pennsylvania famous. Past participants agree that this location is ideal to not only learn your detector but take in the history that surrounds the town. We will be putting what we cover in class to use in the field on ground that saw action during the battle so you have the possibility to find a relic of that epic battle.

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


Date:          June 30, 2019
Event:         One Day
Location:     Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Event:         The Minelab Bootcamp
Sponsor:      Minelab & Andy Sabisch
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Event Description:    The Minelab Bootcamp is heading back to Gettysburg the weekend before the anniversary of the battle that made the small town in Pennsylvania famous. Past participants agree that this location is ideal to not only learn your detector but take in the history that surrounds the town. We will be putting what we cover in class to use in the field on ground that saw action during the battle so you have the possibility to find a relic of that epic battle. br /br / For more information on the Bootcamp location and details on how to reserve a seat in Gettysburg, click on the TICKET INFO icon below . . you are going to a new page and are not committing to buy a ticket.

FMDAC Gold Prospecting
Shows List

2019/20 Gold
Prospecting Shows by
Month



Date:          June 04, 2019
Event:         Five Days
Location:     Cleveland, Georgia
Event:         2019 Digger's Dirt Party: 5-Day Common Dig Outing at Loud Mine
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 15, 2019
Event:         Two Days
Location:     Alleghany, California
Event:         10th 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 Specimen Raffle--drawing 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 and May.

Carbide lamp demonstrations




FMDAC 2019/20 Civil War
Show & Event List


2019/20 Civil War
Shows by Month



Date:          June 1-30, 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:          June 01, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Ladson, South Carolina
Event:         Charleston Gun & Knife Show
Sponsor:      MK Shows
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Date:          June 08, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:      Columbia, South Carolina
Event:         Columbia Gun & Knife Show
Sponsor:      MK Shows
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Date:          June 08, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Brandon, Mississippi Mississippi
Event:         Brando 5th Interactive Civil War Relic Show
Sponsor:      SCV Camp #265
Phone:        769-234-2966
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Event Description:    Held at Brandon, Ms. City Hall


Date:          June 13, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:      Fletcher, North Carolina
Event:         Asheville Gun & Knife Show
Sponsor:      MK Shows
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Date:          June 14, 2019  Event:  (Three Days)
Location:     Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Event:         21th 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 14, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Wilmington, Ohio
Event:         Ovms Roberts Centre 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 22, 2019  Event:  (Two Days)
Location:     Chickasha, Oklahoma
Event:         Oklahoma Heartland Militaria & Vehicle Show
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Date:          June 29, 2019  Event:  (Three Days)
Location:     Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Event:         46th Annual GBPA Civil War Collectors Show
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Phone:        717-339-0009
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Event Description:    Gettysburg Allstar Expo Complex, 2638 Emmitsburg Road (South of the Gettysburg National Military Park)

FMDAC 2019/20 North-South Skirmish Assn List

2019/20 Skirmish Assn
List by Month



Date:          June 1-30, 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:          June 01, 2019  Event: Two Day
Location:     Saratoga, New York
Event:         14th Virginia Cavalry
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region


Date:          June 07, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Fort Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         Cockade Rifles
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Region - CV


Date:          June 07, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Franklinville, New York
Event:         8th Heavy Artillery
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Region NE


Date:          June 14, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Laingsburg, Michigan
Event:         19th Michigan Vol
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northwest Region


Date:          june 15, 2019  Event: One Day
Location:     Fort Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         Work Skirmish
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Date:          June 21, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Fort Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         Mason-Dixon Skirmish
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Region - CH


Date:          June 21, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Erie, Pennsylvania
Event:         9th New York Cavalry
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northeast Region


Date:          June 21, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Pleasant Hill, Ohio
Event:         110th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Northwest Region


Date:          June 21, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Fort Shenandoah, Virginia
Event:         Mason Dixon Skirmish
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Region CH


Date:          June 28, 2019  Event: Three Days
Location:     Streator, Illinois
Event:         Frank Mateuszek Memoral
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    Western Region


Date:          June 29, 2019  Event: Two Days
Location:     Saratoga, New York
Event:         120th NYVI
Sponsor:      2019 North-South Skirmish Assn
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Event Description:    New England Region




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