Calendar of Events

January 2018
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Open Beach Hunt 21 Belmar, NJ

Cabin Fever Hunt will be held at the John Taylor pavilion.

Joe Jorgensen
973-839-8031
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February 2018
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Quartzsite Gold Show 09 - 11 Quartzsite, AZ

Held at the QIA building, 235 N Ironwood.  $5 admission for all three days, Fri/Sat 9am-4pm, Sun 9am-3pm.  Vendors, demonstrations, prospecting equip, nuggets, jewelry, coins and more.  Speakers, Q&A for metal detectorists and prospectors.

Richard Trusty
651-587-6136
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March 2018
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31st Annual Hunt 10 Wabasso, FL

Only 5 min from the 1715 Spanish fleet wreck treasure beaches. Competition hunt, silver and reale hunts. Lots of prizes including metal detectors (AT Pro, Ace 350/400), scoops, headphones and a lot more. The cost is $125 for the whole day (all hunts) including lunch. No individual pricing. If you send payment before March 1st, 2018, the cost is only $99. The fun starts at 9am. See our website for maps, forms and more information.

Mitch King
772-388-0831
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April 2018
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6th Annual Sunshine Shootout & Relic Hunt 14 Orlando, FL
Rain or shine, at Moss Park in Orlando.  Registration fee is $135/hunter, that will be discounted to $99 for early reg prior to March 30th.  Reg includes lunch.  Hunt sponsors include Minelab Det. and Kellyco Metal Det. Co.  Featured prizes include a CTX 3030, Excalibur II, Civil War Buckle, Civil War Breast Plate, and many others.  Several hunts will be held during the day - including the Relic Hunt and a Silver Scramble.  Registration can be completed online by going to CFMDC website at  www.thecfmdc.com or by contacting Alan James by phone at 386-717-5775, or email at thecfmdc.alan@gmail.com
Alan James
386-717-5775
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16th Annual Treasure Hunt Of The Carolinas 21 Blacksburg, SC

Largest open hunt in the Carolinas.  Come get your share of the silver dimes, quarters, halfs, dollars, rounds and gold prizes.  One day features five hunts.  In our last 15 years, we've planted over 199,000 coins!

Randy Gatchel
864-839-3598
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31st Annual Open Hunt 21 Virginia Beach, VA

Held on the beach in front of the Wyndham 5700 Atlantic Ave., VA Beach, VA.   Free parking, lunch is included for all paid hunt participants.  Non-hunters pay $10.00.  All details and registration on our website.

Ron Ratcliff
757-288-1213
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25th Annual Bone Best 'O NE Treasure Week 24 - 29 Harrisville, NH

 4 days Natural hunts including the Tuesday “Hike In” Hunt only if registering before 12/31/17.  Wed, Thur  & Fri  settlement land  hunts with Brian & Kyle.  Natural Hunts are pay in advance  $100 each or 3 for $200. All hunts are included in the  advance BONE 25 package, and only Wed., Thu & Fri hunts include a hot dog lunch.  Special Half price BONE Package or an event, if  hunter is under 15 years of age or over 75 years of age.   Wed. 7:pm $50 ea. Steak or lobster, BYOB & Multi Carlo night.  Thur. 7:pm  $25 Lee & Mt Fuji, Rte 101, Chinese Dine out.  Fri. Night $25 ea BYOB All can eat roast pork get together banquet, spontaneous speakers & door prizes. Event sponsored by  Mel & Barb Sanders, Anderson Detector Shafts & Streeters.  Friday  8:30am Settlement field Natural Hunt w’ Minelab  in Harrisville, NH.  $10 Saturday 8:30a – 3:30p Hobby Show with booths, work shops, gold panning and best finds contest, demonstrations & a treasure hunting  Chinese auction @ Keene Rec Center, Keene, NH.  Sat. 5:pm social & 7:30pm Hall of Fame Prime rib Banquet with door prizes $35 ea.  Sunday  $6,500 seeded hunt $125 advance w’  $1,500 treasure chest @ a location to be announced.  Sun. $125 cover charge $6500 Seeded hunt w’  free $1,500 treasure chest drawing. Meet  9:30 & hunt  11:am to 1:pm.   FOLLOWING  seeded hunt  BONE 25 Charity raffle for St Jude’s Children’s Research  Hospital, Wounded Warriors.  First prize (drawn 2nd) is a  $2,499.  CTX 3030 metal detector or $1,000.  2nd prize (drawn first)  Go Find 60 metal detector or $100.

 

George Streeter
(603) 876-4443
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May 2018
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Wray's 50th Anniversary Hunt 05 - 06 Seymour, IN

Hunt located at 3137 W St Rd 58, 2-1/2 miles NE of Freetown, IN at Wray's Treasure Shop. Five hunts over two days, silver dimes, quarters, halfs, large cents, more!

Kenny Wray
812-497-2537
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32nd National Open Treasure Hunt 05 - 06 Sapulpa, OK
Held at the Creek County Fairgrounds, 4 miles west of Sapulpa on HW 66.  Eight different hunts available.  Reduced entry fee for main hunt this year.   All entry fees go back into the hunt as coins and prizes.  One metal detector will be given for each 25 main entries plus additional prizes.  We gave away 9 metal detectors last year.  Concession stand will be open.  RV hookups available.  For entry form, check our Facebook page at Three Forks Treasure Hunters Club or contact Larry Koch @ 918.348.6780 or Gary Young @ 918.869.5778.
 
Larry Koch
918.348.6780
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“On Cloud Nine” 19 - 20 Ocean City, NJ

Registration is limited to 180 attendees.  On the beach at Music Pier, Ocean City.  Lunch provided by ECRDA, adult prize hunt, optional gold hunt, childrens hunt.  100% of registration fees go toward hunts.

Joe Jorgensen
973-839-8031
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Open National Hunt 20 Hoyt, KS

Held at the Hoyt Community Building in the City Park, Hoyt, Kansas.  Ladies Hunt, Half Dollar Hunt, Gold Coin Hunt, Dollar Hunt, Main Hunt. 100% of entry fees will go back into the hunt sites!  Entries must be postmarked by 5/6/18.

Russell Broxterman
785-256-2925
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June 2018
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27th Annual Open Hunt 02 Shawsville, VA
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!
Ernie Arnett
540-420-2866
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19th Annual Treasure Hunt 02 - 03 Grand Rapids, ND

Held at Memorial Park, Grand Rapids which is 2 hours SW of Fargo and 45 minutes S of Jamestown, ND.  Nearby hotels, camping available.  5 hunts, 100% of hunt fees are planted in the form of coins/tokens. Saturday 3 hunts (Quicksilver, Detector, Vintage), Sunday 2 hunts (Golden, Silver).  Friday night social and bingo for those arriving early.  Chinese auction, bring your own items to sell.  

Corey Staloch
701-320-7107
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6th Annual Silver Seekers Open Treasure Hunt 09 - 10 New Stanton, PA

Held at Fox Den Acres Campground, New Stanton PA. With four hunts Saturday and three hunts Sunday. Contact Don Hayes at dmhayes61@sbcglobal.net or Phone 740-252-1322 or Ed Burke at potogold47@gmail.comor Phone 570-310-1530.

Don Hayes
740-252-1322
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46th Annual Treasure Hunt 22 - 24 Athol, ID

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.

Larry Bateham
509-276-8439
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July 2018
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Rush To The Rockies 2018 06 - 08 Black Hawk, CO

National Open Metal Detecting Event.  Registration starts November 1, 2017, Held at Pickle Gulch Campground.

Kim G.
720-608-0811
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Treasure Week 2018 14 - 21 New Stanton, PA

Held 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. For more information contact Ed Davis at ed1ther@msn.com or Phone 317-908-8165 or Don Hayes at dmhayes61@sbcglobal.net or Phone 740-252-1322.

Don Hayes
740-252-1322
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Southern Indiana Treasure Fest 22 - 28 Vallonia, IN

The 10th year of our annual 7-day event.  Held at Starve Hollow State Recreation Area , Camping available .  This year is , year Ten for the seven day event.  Non-Profit Clubs and metal detecting related buisneses.  Numerous sponsors, hundreds of prizes . 2017 , over twenty metal detectors were given away.  100% of entries goes back into the ground .Location is just south of Brownstown Indiana off HW 135.  Seven days of Silver Hunts, Token Hunts, Beach Hunts,  and Kids Hunts.  Come and stay for the full seven day event.  Deadline for entries is 1 July 2018, After the cutoff a $10.00 per day , late fee is added .  For full flyer, visit Facebook - Southern Indiana Treasure Fest. Rick Trout, 574-848-9345, treasurerick@comcast.net.

Terry Rittenhouse
765-857-2400
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August 2018
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39th Annual Buckeye Championship Treasure Hunt 18 - 19 New Concord, OH

Two all silver main hunts each day. On a separate entry fee is the Big Silver Bonanza Hunt with nothing but silver quarters and half dollars. Fun hunts each day plus a night hunt on Saturday. Contact Don Hayes for more info.

Don Hayes
740-252-1322
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