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    Mar 09, 2019

    Come one come all to the Annual Gathering of Treasure Hunters from throughout the land.  There will be fun, food, prizes and merriment for all at the Treasure Coast Archaeological Society (TCAS) 31st Annual Hunt.
    When:  Saturday, March 9, 2019
    Where:  Kiwanis-Hobart Park, Wabasso, Florida
    Under the shade of the pines in Hobart Park. 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, 2019, the cost is only $99. The fun starts at 9am. See our website for maps, forms and more information.
    COMPETITION HUNT - There will be several thousand painted tokens evenly distributed in the marked-off area, very close to the surface (within 1").  The goal is to locate and recover as many of the marked coins as possible in one hour. Trophies and prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. Please feel free to gather at the border prior to the hunt, but please do not enter the area before the beginning of the hunt.  Everyone will begin at the same time and end at the same time.  Remaining time will be announced.  Please do not share tokens. Once you leave the hunt field, you cannot return. This hunt will require speed, technique, skill and the ability to bend over and have good knees and back. This hunt is for bragging rights as the "Best Competition Hunter". 
    YOUTH HUNT (12 and under)  - The smaller buccaneers among us will have an opportunity to strut their stuff.  This is a mini version of the Competition Hunt. Yes, you can observe and give verbal help, but the smaller buccaneer is the only one who can operate the magic wand (metal detector) and retrieve the tokens.  Remember the primary goal is to have fun.  
    THE SHOOT-OUT (PINPOINT) - This will definitely get you in the mood to pull some hair.  The object is to locate and place an X on the specific location of a coin attached to the underside of a piece of plywood.  The goal is to pinpoint the exact center of the hidden coin's location with your metal detector.  You will have 30 seconds to make your mark. Prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.
    Then its break for LUNCH!
    SILVER HUNT and REALE HUNT - Silver coins will be randomly distributed in the field.  Recover as many as you can, and keep all that you find!!!  The more that sign up, the more coins we will put in the ground!  Prize tokens will also be planted and some will be for SPANISH REALES! 

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    Mar 09, 2019

    Date: 09 Mar 2019. - 10 Mar 2019 Venue: Hard Hill Tourist Reserve, Hard Hill Court, Wedderburn , VIC 3518 Bring along the family for a fun filled prospecting weekend on Saturday 9 & Sunday 10 March and participate in all the activities to do with detecting and gold panning. Major gold detector draws, and many lucky draw prizes up for grabs.
    Senior Detector Token Hunt - $50.00 for the weekend including breakfast and entertainment on the Saturday evening. $40.00 for one day.
    6.45am      Breakfast and registration (both days)
    7.45am      Competitors briefing (both days)
    Saturday:  8am to 3pm - Token Hunt -  All tokens found are to be handed in by 4pm.
    Sunday:    8am to 1pm -  Token Hunt - All tokens found are to be handed in by 1.30pm. 
    Rules & regulations must be adhered to and coils must not exceed 14 inch.
    Free entry for non participants.
    Visit The Website or For Further Information Contact
    www.loddon.vic.gov.au (03) 5494 3571 or
    Loddon Visitor Information Centre (03) 5494 3489

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    Mar 09, 2019      Mar 10, 2019

    Sat, Mar 9, 2019, 10:00 AM – Sun, Mar 10, 2019, 4:00 PM PST
    The Big Fresno Fair
    1121 South Chance Avenue
    Fresno, CA 93702
    Saturday 10am - 5pm
    Sunday 10am - 4pm

    Adults $5 presale online purchase tickets here
    Adults $10 door
    Kids 12 and under - FREE
    Military and Veterans w/ ID - FREE
    Fun for the Whole Family - Whether young, old, or somewhere in the middle, the excitement of unearthing your first spec of gold is something that you're not soon to forget. The Gold and Treasure expos are great opportunities to experience that level of excitement first hand. Spread out amongst the vendors are panning troughs for both kids and adults where you can learn skills and techniques used by the best in the business to uncover a healthy amount of gold.

    Thousands of Dollars in Prizes - Metal detectors, pans, sluice boxes, you name it! Each day, thousands of dollars in door prizes are given away. All you have to do is show up and you could be leaving with a brand new piece of top of the line prospecting equipment. It really is that easy!

    Learn • Explore • Shop - Rub elbows with some of the best prospectors in the business and learn key prospecting techniques as they host seminars throughout the day. Browse the show floor and get your hands on the latest and greatest in prospecting equipment. With dozens of vendors and hundreds of items, you're sure to find something you'll want to take into the field with you.

    Seminars - All seminars are included with your admission to the Gold and Treasure Expo. There is no better place to learn new prospecting skills from some of the most respected miners in the business.

    Daily seminars include topics such as:
    Prospecting Techniques
    Metal Detecting
    Fine Gold Recovery
    Gold Expeditions
    Much More
    Event page https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-fresno-gold-treasure-show-tickets-49854437966?ref=ecal

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