Sun City Arizona

Welcome To WestValleyARC in Sun City Az.

Licensed hams from all over the sunshine state of Arizona

check in to our call-in nets on 147.300MHz (+) PL 162.2Hz

9am & 8pm

February 4th is the Day!

We Hope to See You!


Be Sure To Tell Your Friends and Neighbors

Don't Forget to Bring Your Truck

And Load it Up With Everything Ham!

WVARC Does Thunderbird Hamfest

Did They Call My Number?


Randy Wins A Radio


T-Bird is Great!


Say Cheese!


Winding down


Let's Go For Lunch!


Maricopa County Emergency Communications Group


MCECG Events:

Check this link for upcoming events:


February 3-Pancake Run-Paradise Valley Mall

February 3-XTERRA-McDowell Mtn.-Fountain Hills, AZ

Winter Field Day-Jan 26-27


Winter Field Day

The Vice President of our club, Manny, K7QLD, is in charge of this upcoming event.  WFD is sponsored by our club, and is a great way to test your emergency radio equipment.  Email Manny at: if you would like to participate.  Remember to bring your long johns!  hihi

Past Events

Holiday Luncheon-December 3

Catered by Oregano's Restaurant, the lasagna was yummy, with apple pie

and pecan pie for dessert, a good time was had by all who attended.  

Holiday Luncheon

Palo Verde Siren Test-Nov 14

A group of hams from our club took part in the annual testing of the sirens surrounding the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station.  APS always does a great job with this event. Click on a picture to scroll through them.

Siren Test '18

Simplex in the Park-November 7

Click a picture to scroll through all of them.  

Club members brought their antennas and Go Boxes to Beardsley 

to test our skills and equipment.  It was also a great day in the sunshine!

Simplex Pictures

2018 Field Day-June 23-24th

A great time was had by all.  We would like to sincerely thank 

North County Fire and Medical for the use of their facility.  

2018 Summer Field Day

Fox Hunting Presentation on MAY 7

Harry AF7UT gave us a great presentation, where we got a 

good close up of his "Fox in a Box".

Shepherd of the Desert Church

BLUE ANGELS at Luke Air Force Base - March 17-18

Club member Gordon NW7D took some great shots of the Blue Angels show.  

Thank you for sharing, Gordon.

Blue Angels '18



WVARC Meets At Three Locations:

We would love to have you join our ham radio club in Surprise for Breakfast:

Lou's Tivoli Gardens   Every Thursday at 7 AM
          12535 W. Bell Road
          Surprise, AZ  85374

OR lunch:
JB's Family Restaurant    Every Tuesday at 1 PM
           9889 W Bell Rd.
          Sun City, AZ  85351

Hole ' N One    Every Friday at 11:30 AM
          13573 W. Camino Del Sol
          Sun City West, AZ  85375 

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