2019 Hamfests

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M.A.G.I.C Tailgater

Start Date: 07/13/2019
End Date: 07/13/2019
Location: Galilee Lutheran Church
145 North McCarrons Boulevard
Roseville, MN 
Website: http://www.magicrepeater.net/fest.htm
Sponsor: Minnesota Amateur Group of Independent Communicators
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 145.170 (PL 100.0)
Public Contact: George Lavallee , NØSBU
5578 141 Street North Hugo, MN 55038
Phone: 651-429-5948
Email: n0sbu@arrl.net

Nevada State Convention (NVCON 2019)

Start Date: 07/19/2019
End Date: 07/21/2019
Location: Boomtown Hotel Casino
2100 Garson Road
Reno, NV 89501
Website: http://nvcon.org
Sponsor: Sierra Nevada Amateur Radio Society
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 147.210 (PL 100.0)
Public Contact: Anthony Marcin , W7XM
PO Box 7727 Reno, NV 89510
Phone: 775-453-4142
Email: w7xm@snars.org

Northwoods Hamfest

Start Date: 07/20/2019
End Date: 07/20/2019
Location: Tomahawk Regional Airport
W7350 South River Road
Tomahawk, WI 54487
Website: http://northwoodsares94.com
Sponsor: Rhinelander Repeater Association/Tomahawk Repeater Association
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 145.430 (PL 114.8)
Public Contact: Mike Bresnahan , KC9ZJF
7852 East Woodland Drive Woodruff, WI 54568
Phone: 715-892-0804
Email: kc9zjf@gmail.com


Start Date: 07/21/2019
End Date: 07/21/2019
Location: Van Wert County Fairgrounds
1055 South Washington Street
Van Wert, OH 45891
Website: http://w8fy.org
Sponsor: Van Wert Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.250/.850
Public Contact: Stephen Kouts , WA8WKF
PO Box 347 Van Wert, OH 45891
Phone: 419-771-8152
Email: stevekouts145@gmail.com

53rd Annual Central States VHF Society Conference

Start Date: 07/25/2019
End Date: 07/27/2019
Location: Country Inn & Suites Lincoln North Hotel & Conference Center
5353 North 27th Street
Lincoln, NE 68501
Website: http://www.csvhfs.org
Sponsor: Central States VHF Society
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 144.200
Public Contact: Jon Platt , WØZQ
9512 Riverview Avenue South Bloomington, MN 55425
Phone: 952-888-9531
Email: w0zq@aol.com

Ham Holiday 2019

Start Date: 07/26/2019
End Date: 07/27/2019
Location: Oklahoma City Community College
7777 South May Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73101
Website: https://hamholiday.com
Sponsor: Central Oklahoma Radio Amateurs
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 147.21 (PL 141.3)
Public Contact: Mark Kleine , N5HZR
PO Box 817 Norman, OK 73070
Phone: 405-410-6756
Email: n5hzr@arrl.net


Start Date: 07/27/2019
End Date: 07/27/2019
Location: CVAEMA Showgrounds
1501 Criders Church Road
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Website: http://www.w3ach.org/
Sponsor: Cumberland Valley Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 147.120 + (PL 100)
Public Contact: Ray Smith , N3TWU
27 North Queen Street Shippensburg, PA 17257
Phone: 717-377-3550
Email: raysmithequip@hotmail.com

Portage Hamfair ’19

Start Date: 07/28/2019
End Date: 07/28/2019
Location: Maplewood Career Center
7075 State Route 88
Ravenna, OH 44266
Website: http://hamfair.com
Sponsor: Portage Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 144.790/145.390 MHz
Public Contact: Joanne Solak , KJ3O
9971 Diagonal Road Mantua, OH 44255
Phone: 330-274-8240
Email: kj3o@arrl.net

Austin Summerfest 2019

Start Date: 08/02/2019
End Date: 08/03/2019
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel
6121 North IH-35
Austin, TX 73301
Website: http://www.austinsummerfest.org
Sponsor: Austin ARC & Texas VHF-FM Society
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.34, 146.94 (PL 107.2)
Public Contact: Joe Makeever , W5HS
8609 Tallwood Drive Austin, TX 78759
Phone: 512-345-0800
Email: w5hs@arrl.net

Tompkins County Amateur Radio Association Hamfest

Start Date: 08/03/2019
End Date: 08/03/2019
Location: Trumansburg Fairgrounds
2150 Trumansburg-Ithaca Road
Trumansburg , NY 14886
Website: http://tcara-ny.org
Sponsor: Tompkins County Amateur Radio Association
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.97/146.37 (PL 103.5)
Public Contact: John Reid , NE2T
105 Sheldon Road Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 607-257-6066
Email: ne2t@arrl.net

West Central Illinois Hamfest

Start Date: 08/03/2019
End Date: 08/03/2019
Location: Macoupin County Fairgrounds
21149 IL-4
Carlinville, IL 62626
Website: http://www.k9mce.org
Sponsor: Macoupin County ARC, Montgomery County ARC, Sangamon Valley Radio Club, Okaw Valley ARC
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 444.250 (PL 103.5)
Public Contact: Jim Pitchford , N9LQF
18303 Blackhawk Drive Girard, IL 62640
Phone: 217-248-3548
Email: james@royell.org

Rocky Mountain Division Convention (Utah Hamfest)

Start Date: 08/08/2019
End Date: 08/10/2019
Location: Weber State University Union Building
West Campus Drive
Ogden, UT 84201
Sponsor: Utah Hamfest Committee
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.82 (PL 123.0)
Public Contact: Marvin Match , KA7TPH
1493 Arapahoe Avenue Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: 801-328-3641
Email: mvmatch@gmail.com

2019 Pacific Northwest DX Convention

Start Date: 08/09/2019
End Date: 08/11/2019
Location: Delta Marriott Seattle/Everett
3105 Pine Street
Everett, WA 98201
Website: http://pacificnwdxconvention.com/
Sponsor: Western Washington DX Club
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 147.000 -600 (PL 103.5)
Public Contact: John Zantek , W7CD
2073 NW Valhalla Loop Poulsbo, WA 98370
Phone: 360-434-2512
Email: convention@zantek.net

21st Annual Cape Fear Amateur Radio Society Swapfest

Start Date: 08/10/2019
End Date: 08/10/2019
Location: Cumberland County Shrine Club
7040 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
Website: http://cfarsnc.org
Sponsor: Cape Fear Amateur Radio Society
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.910 (PL 100)
Public Contact: David Cowart , KR4OE
637 East Raynor Drive Fayetteville, NC 28311
Phone: 910-624-1394
Email: kr4oe@arrl.net

Western IL ARC Hamfest

Start Date: 08/10/2019
End Date: 08/10/2019
Location: Paloma Community Center
1825 1635th 
Paloma, IL 62359
Sponsor: Western Illinois Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 147.03 (PL 103.5)
Public Contact: Jim Funk , N9JF
2742 N 230th Ave Liberty, IL 62347
Phone: 612-670-0976
Email: jfunk@fossna.com

12th Annual KLARA Hamfest

Start Date: 08/17/2019
End Date: 08/17/2019
Location: Howard Community Center
7481 Hopkins Road
Howard, NY 
Website: http://klara.us
Sponsor: Keuka Lake Amateur Radio Association
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 145.190, 147.045 (PL 110.9)
Public Contact: Gary Stratton , KC2YTD
2 William Street Dansville, NY 14437
Phone: 585-520-5514
Email: stratton.gary@gmail.com

Alabama State Convention, Huntsville Hamfest

Start Date: 08/17/2019
End Date: 08/18/2019
Location: Von Braun Center
700 Monroe Street SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
Website: http://hamfest.org
Sponsor: Huntsville Hamfest
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.94 (PL 100)
Public Contact: Dave Givens , K5RSI
PO Box 12534 Huntsville, AL 35815
Phone: 256-679-1084
Email: info@hamfest.org

West Virginia State Convention

Start Date: 08/23/2019
End Date: 08/25/2019
Location: WVU Convention 4-H Center
160 Jackson’s Mill Road
Weston, WV 26452
Website: http://qsl.net/wvsarc/
Sponsor: West Virginia State Amateur Radio Council
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 145.390
Public Contact: L Ann Rinehart , KA8ZGY
1256 Ridge Drive South Charleston, WV 25309
Phone: 304-768-9534
Email: ka8zgy@arrl.net

Cedars of Lebanon Hamfest

Start Date: 08/24/2019
End Date: 08/24/2019
Location: Cedars of Lebanon State Park
328 Cedar Forest Road
Lebanon, TN 37087
Website: http://www.smrclub.com
Sponsor: Short Mountain Repeater Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.91
Public Contact: Dennis Slater , KM4UII
4869 Pyles Road Chapel Hill, TN 37034
Phone: 931-364-3204
Email: dslater@united.net

Northern Plains Regional Radio Council Hamfest

Start Date: 08/24/2019
End Date: 08/24/2019
Location: Worthington Regional Airport
1698 Airport Road
Worthington, MN 56187
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NPRRC/
Sponsor: Northern Plains Regional Radio Council
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.67 (PL 141.3)
Public Contact: Randy Donahue , WBØZSO
713 North Ireland Avenue PO Box 336 Fulda, MN 56131
Phone: 507-748-1101
Email: randydonahue@ymail.com

AARC 35th Annual Hamfest

Event Date: 31 Aug 2019
Event Title: AARC 35th Annual Hamfest
Location: Otero County Fairgrounds, Alamogordo NM
Website: https://www.qsl.net/k5lrw/hamfest.htm
Talk In: 146.800 – PL 100
Public Contact Info: 

Rick Norton KB7SQF
5980 Hwy 54S Unit 3501
Alamogordo, NM 88311

Hamfest 2019
PO BOX 1191
Alamogordo, NM 88311
Pubic Contact Phone: 5754914290
Public Contact Email: rick@nmex.com

Arkansas State Convention (50th Annual Queen Wilhelmena Hamfest)

Start Date: 09/06/2019
End Date: 09/07/2019
Location: Queen Wilhelmena State Park
3877 Highway 88 West
Mena, AR 71953
Website: http://menahamfest.net
Sponsor: Queen Wilhelmena Hamfest Association
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.79 + (PL 100)
Public Contact: James Carnathan , N5AD
200 Loftis Creek Lane Mena, AR 71953
Phone: 479-243-4921
Email: n5ad@att.net

Wyoming State Convention

Start Date: 09/06/2019
End Date: 09/08/2019
Location: Camplex
1635 Reata Drive
Gillette, WY 82716
Website: http://www.newara.org/
Sponsor: Northeast Wyoming Amateur Radio Association
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 147.360+ (PL 123.0)
Public Contact: Jack Robison , WY7JR
2462 Beaver Drive Gillette, WY 82718
Phone: 307-685-8357
Email: jerobison@bresnan.net

Greater Louisville Hamfest 2019

Start Date: 09/07/2019
End Date: 09/07/2019
Location: Paroquet Springs Conference Centre
395 Paroquet Springs Drive
Shepherdsville, KY 40165
Website: http://LouisvilleHamfest.com
Sponsor: Greater Louisville Hamfest Association
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.700 & 443.700 (both PL 79.7)
Public Contact: Robert Myers Jr , K4RVM
3601 Dorset Road Louisville, KY 40214
Phone: 502-618-4443
Email: glha-2019@louisvillehamfest.com

Illinois State Convention (Peoria Superfest 2019)

Start Date: 09/21/2019
End Date: 09/22/2019
Location: Exposition Gardens
1601 West Northmoor Road
Peoria, IL 61601
Website: http://www.w9uvi.org
Sponsor: Peoria Area Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 147.075
Public Contact: Deb Suhs , KA4DEB
25857 Longview Road Hopedale, IL 61747
Phone: 309-453-9331
Email: debsuhs@gmail.com

Central Division Convention, HRO Superfest

Start Date: 09/27/2019
End Date: 09/28/2019
Location: Ham Radio Outlet Milwaukee
5710 West Good Hope Road
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Website: https://www.w9rh.org/
Sponsor: Milwaukee Radio Amateurs’ Club W9RH
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 145.130 Minus Offset (PL 127.3)
Public Contact: Tom Pachner , W9TJP
5710 West Good Hope Road Milwaukee, WI 53223
Phone: 414-358-0333
Email: w9tjp@hamradio.com

44th Annual Elmira International HamFest

Start Date: 09/28/2019
End Date: 09/28/2019
Location: Chemung County Fairgrounds
Grand Central Avenue
Horseheads, NY 14845
Website: http://www.ARAST.info
Sponsor: Amateur Radio Association of the Southern Tier & Chemung County Amateur Radio Emergency Service
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 147.360+ & 146.700- (both no PL tone)
Public Contact: Albert Comfort , KD2DGF
PO Box 614 Horseheads, NY 14845
Phone: 607-301-0040
Email: 2019.HamFest@ARAST.org

Iowa State Convention (Southeast Iowa Hamfest)

Start Date: 10/06/2019
End Date: 10/06/2019
Location: Muscatine County Fairgrounds
101 North Clay Street
West Liberty, IA 52776
Website: http://www.MuscatineARC.org/se-ia-hamfest
Sponsor: Muscatine ARC & Washington Area ARC
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.910 (PL 192.8)
Public Contact: C Scott Richardson , NØMRZ
1109 1st Avenue Muscatine, IA 52761
Phone: 563-506-0304
Email: Muscatine@IowaARES.org

KCARC Hamfest

Start Date: 10/12/2019
End Date: 10/12/2019
Location: West Side Improvement Club
4109 W. E. Street
Bremerton, WA 98310
Website: https://www.kcarc.org/
Sponsor: Kitsap County Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 444.075 (PL 103.5) 
Public Contact: Jeffrey Mills , AG7KP
5074 Cromwell Drive NW Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Phone: 253-709-6395
Email: jeff.ag7kp@gmail.com

Delta Division Convention (Hamfest Chattanooga 2019)

Start Date: 10/18/2019
End Date: 10/19/2019
Location: Camp Jordan Arena
323 Camp Jordan Parkway
East Ridge, TN 
Website: http://w4am.net/hamfest-chattanooga-2018/
Sponsor: Chattanooga Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 146.790 neg (no PL tone)
Public Contact: Gary Ownsby , AK4ZX
5251-C Highway 153, #127 Hixson, TN 37343
Phone: 423-308-3477
Email: gsownsby@w4am.net

Muskegon Color Tour Hamfest

Start Date: 10/19/2019
End Date: 10/19/2019
Location: Fellowship Reformed Church
4200 East Apple Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440
Website: http://mcecs.net/Download/HamfestFlyer2019a.pdf
Sponsor: Muskegon County Emergency Communication Services, Inc.
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.820 (PL 94.8)
Public Contact: James Duram , K8COP
PO Box 386 Fruitport, MI 49415
Phone: 231-638-7010
Email: mcthamfest@gmail.com

CopaFest 2019

Start Date: 10/26/2019
End Date: 10/26/2019
Location: Ultrastar at Ak-Chin Circle
16000 North Maricopa Road 
Maricopa, AZ 85238
Website: http://www.copafest.org
Sponsor: Maricopa Amateur Radio Association, inc.
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 449.125 (PL 136.5), 145.210 (PL 162.2)
Public Contact: Bob Howard , W8RH
35881 West Catalan Street Maricopa, AZ 85138
Phone: 520-709-6176
Email: w8rh@live.com

South Carolina Section Convention “Beachfest” 2019

Start Date: 10/26/2019
End Date: 10/26/2019
Location: Old Pee Dee School
3521 Juniper Bay Road
Conway, SC 29526
Website: http://www.w4gs.org
Sponsor: Grand Strand Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Convention
Talk-In: 145.110 (PL 85.4)
Public Contact: Edward Jordan , KF4ECK
2013 Highway 378 Conway, SC 29527
Phone: 843-458-3856
Email: kf4eck@w4gs.org

Long Island Hamfest and Electronics Fair

Start Date: 10/27/2019
End Date: 10/27/2019
Location: Levittown Hall
201 Levittown Parkway
Hicksville, NY 11801
Website: http://www.limarc.org
Sponsor: Long Island Mobile Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.850 (PL 136.5)
Public Contact: Richard Cetron , K2KNB
198 Haypath Road Old Bethpage, NY 11804
Phone: 516-694-4937
Email: k2knb@arrl.net

HARK Hamfest

Start Date: 11/02/2019
End Date: 11/02/2019
Location: Escapees North Ranch
30625 Highway 89
Congress, AZ 85332
Website: http://hark.org
Sponsor: Hassayampa Amateur Radio Klub
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.580
Public Contact: Duane Grooms , KD0KYK
P.O. Box 322 30736 Wandering Way Congress, AZ 85332
Phone: 602-814-9603
Email: djgrooms@yahoo.com

Montgomery ARC Hamfest 2019

Start Date: 11/09/2019
End Date: 11/09/2019
Location: Alcazar Shrine Temple
555 Eastern Boulevard
Montgomery, AL 36101
Website: http://www.w4ap.org/news/Hamfest.htm
Sponsor: Montgomery Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.84- (no PL tone)
Public Contact: Fred Beatty , K8AJX
408 County Downs Road Montgomery, AL 36109
Phone: 334-270-0909
Email: k8ajx@arrl.net

Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club Hamfest

Start Date: 11/09/2019
End Date: 11/09/2019
Location: Marana Middle School
11285 West Grier Road
Marana, AZ 85653
Website: http://tucsonhamradio.org
Sponsor: Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.62, 444.1, 147.32, 447.525 (PL 156.7)
Public Contact: Steven Wood , W1SR
6219 N. Via de la Tortola Tucson, AZ 85718
Phone: 520-906-1204


Start Date: 11/09/2019
End Date: 11/09/2019
Location: Freedom Lake Park
9990 46th Street North
Pinellas Park, FL 33780
Website: http://www.sparc-club.org
Sponsor: St Petersburg Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 147.060 (No PL)
Public Contact: Ed Erny , NZ1Q
8325 Siquita Drive North East St Petersburg, FL 33702
Phone: 978-505-2546
Email: edwerny@gmail.com

Jackson County ARA Hamfest

Start Date: 11/15/2019
End Date: 11/16/2019
Location: St. Martin Community Center
15008 Lemoyne Boulevard 
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
Website: http://www.jcmsara.com/
Sponsor: Jackson County Amateur Radio Association
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 145.110 (No PL)
Public Contact: Chris Swift , K5MOZ
21328 Old River Road Vancleave, MS 39565
Phone: 228-547-4826
Email: k5moz@arrl.net


Sevier County 2020 Hamfest

Event Date: March 28th 2020

Location: 754 Old Knoxville Hwy
Sevier County Fairgrounds
Sevierville TN 37876
Our 7th Year And Expect Well Over A 1000 Attending
Check Out Our Website for more Information, advanced tickets , and to reserve tables in the Exhibit Hall This is a rain or shine event !!
Largest Hamfest In East TN


Talk In: 146.940 no tone

Public Contact Info: Rick Sawaya Sr N4JTQ
2005 Spence Mtn Loop
Sevierville TN 37876

Pubic Contact Phone: 606-207-7349

Public Contact Email:n4jtq@live.com

Utah Valley Hamfest 2020

Start Date: 05/08/2020
End Date: 05/09/2020
Location: Utah Valley University UCCU Center
800 West University Parkway
Orem, UT 84057
Website: https://utahvalleyhamfest.com
Sponsor: Utah Valley Amateur Radio Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.780- (PL 100.0)
Public Contact: Caryn Alarcon , KG7UUR
PO Box 1288 Orem, UT 84059
Phone: 562-965-6079
Email: k7uva@arrl.net