Attendee Information


Welcome to PACIFICON 2017!  PACIFICON is the premier amateur radio event in the Western United States.  This is a forum-driven event with a variety of topics of interest to just about every ham!

On-Line Registration is Closed!
The deadline for on-line Registration is Sunday, Oct. 8.
After that date, registration is at the door only.

Early Bird Drawing Winners
We held a drawing as an incentive to register early, by August 14th. We have two Winners!
Congratulations to
Greg Estep KE6VTA, and Walter Lee K6WAL!
Greg and Walter have won their choice of $25 in Prize tickets or a refund of their $25 registration fee.


  • General Admission - Early Bird (until Oct. 8)                  $25.00
  • General Admission - At the Door                                    $30.00
  • College Student (w/ Valid Student ID, Max age 25)               $5.00
  • Youth (Age 17 & under)                                                           Free
  • Antenna Seminar (including USB Thumb Drive) (Oct. 20)   $20.00  (See our Antenna Seminar page.)
  • USB Thumb Drive for The Friday Antenna Seminar $10.00   (See our Antenna Seminar page.)
         (Additional to one included with the Antenna Seminar registration.)
  • Breakfast with Gordon West (Oct. 21)                              $23.00   (See our Breakfast with Gordo page.)
  • Banquet - (Oct. 21)                                                                                (See our Banquet page.)
    • Rib-Eye Steak                                                           $56.00   (See our Banquet page.)
    • Chicken                                                                      $56.00   (See our Banquet page.)
    • Salmon                                                                       $56.00   (See our Banquet page.)
    • Vegetarian                                                                 $56.00   (See our Banquet page.)
  • Wouff Hong (Oct 21, 11:45 pm)                                                             Free       (See our Wouff Hong page.)
  • License Testing Fee (FCC mandated)                                  $15.00    (See our License Testing and
                                                                                                                          One-Day Class pages.)

Registration will be located in the Mt. Diablo Room which is to the left in the hotel front entrance lobby area. The Registration Desk can assist attendees who are walk-in’s, have questions about the event or business related to their registration. You may also purchase special event items at the Registration Desk.

Will-Call for those attendees that pre-registered will also be located in the hotel front lobby, next to the Mt. Diablo Room door.

Registration and Will-Call Desk hours for PACIFICON 2017:

FRIDAY - October 20:                   7:00am - 3:00pm & 5:00pm to 7:00pm
SATURDAY - October 21:            6:00am - 4:00pm
SUNDAY - October 22:                 7:00am - 11:00am

Contact our Registration Chair, Debbie Deeble at or 925/778-8977 if you have any questions regarding registering for the event.