Huntsville Hamfest Activities/Details
is $9, under 12 free.
- The hamfest will be open to the public Sat, 9:00–4:30 PM and Sun, 9:00–3:00 PM.
- Grand prize drawing will be Saturday at 4:00 PM and Sunday at 2:00 PM.
- Move-in hours for dealers and flea market are Fri, 10:00 AM–9:00 PM and Sat, 7:00–9:00 AM.
DX Card Checking:
Representatives will be available to field check your DX cards for DXCC credit. Visit the NADXC booth for information.
Huntsville Hamfest will host Hospitality Rooms on Friday and Saturday nights, at Embassy Suites, Room 201 from 5:30 -- 10:30 PM.
Come by and talk to the great, the near great, and those who just think they are great!
Exams will begin at 10:00 sharp Saturday and Sunday in the curtained area outside the South Hall.
Bring your original license, copy of same, any CSCEs you want to present. Also, a government-issued picture ID.
The test fee is $10.00; $5.00 for students. CASH ONLY.
Please see the CAVEC website for more info:
Our always welcoming and always helpful (they've never lost a visitor yet)
talk-in crew will be operating as K4BFT on the 146.94 repeater for complete
talk-in information. Back-up frequency is 147.30. No PL required during the
HAYLARC YL Breakfast:
The Huntsville Area Young Ladies Amateur Radio Club (HAYLARC) invites all YLs
attending the Huntsville Hamfest to join them for a Dutch breakfast Sunday, 7:00 AM, at City Cafe Diner (2003 Drake Avenue).
Map and directions can be found here: haylarc.net.
The parking garage across the street from the VBC will be open with a parking
fee of $5. The South Hall where the Hamfest is located has a 500 space
ground level garage with a parking fee of $7. Elevators carry you up to the