Share Christmas Spirit Through Ham Radio

Take a break from your holiday preparations by introducing our youth to Amateur Radio.

As Christmas approaches, many amateur radio clubs carry out an annual tradition of helping kids talk directly to Santa Claus while he is still at the North Pole before his big ride. 1

Read the Santa is On the Air Via Ham Radio ARRL News article to learn more about opportunities to share the Christmas Spirit through Amateur Radio.

The ARRL Special Event Stations database is updated regularly and includes other Christmas and holiday-themed on-the-air events. You can search the database … [for] keyword[s] … such as “Christmas” or “holiday.” Fill out the Special Events application form … to add your event. 1


  1. “Santa is On the Air Via Ham Radio”, ARRL The National Association for Amateur Radio, accessed December 12 2022, http://www.arrl.org/news/santa-is-on-the-air-via-ham-radio↩︎ ↩︎