Attendee Information


Welcome to PACIFICON!  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!

Advance Registration Has Closed.
Registration will be available in person at the door.
Register On-Line Here!
If you prefer to register by mail, download a copy of our Brochure and fill out the form that's on it.

The deadline for on-line or mail-in Registration is Sunday, Oct. 7.
After that date, registration is at the door only.

Early Bird Drawing Winners
We held a drawing as an incentive to register early, by
September 4. We have two Winners!
Congratulations to
David McQueen KK0M and Jim Thielemann K6SV!
David and Jim have won their choice of $25 in Prize tickets or a refund of their $25 registration fee.


  • General Admission - On-Line (until Oct. 7)                      $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. 20)                              $23.00   (See our Breakfast with Gordo page.)
  • Banquet - (Oct. 20)                                                                                (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 20, 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.)
NO REFUNDS after Oct 7.

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:

FRIDAY - October 19:                   7:00am - 7:00pm
SATURDAY - October 20:            6:00am - 4:00pm
SUNDAY - October 21:                 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.