Although some of these Hamfests are not local, they are generally within a day's drive
14th Annual GREATER HOUSTON HAMFEST
Sponsored by the Brazos Valley Amateur Radio Club
Expanded Hours! Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 8 am - 3:30 pm
Fort Bend County Fairgrounds
4200 Highway 36
www.houstonhamfest.org for detailed information.
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Featured Speaker: Dr. Joe Taylor, K1JT, Nobel Laureate and originator of
many programs for amateur digital modes including, WSPR and WSJT for both
UHF/VHF and HF Communication.
On-line seller Table selection
Early Registration $8 includes two raffle tickets; $10 at the door, includes
one raffle ticket.
Raffle -- valuable prizes to be won; Additional Raffle tickets $1 each, 7
CW Pileup Contest - How well can you copy code in a pileup?
Equipment test station - spot check equipment before you buy
Tailgate area - 7AM early seller/buyer access
Special seller parking for easy unloading and table access
Special Event Station KK5W, live during the Hamfest.
Keynote Speaker: Norm Fusaro, W3IZ, ARRL Membership and Volunteer
Programs. "Logbook of the World"
FT-991 ALL-BAND, MULTIMODE PORTABLE TRANSCIEVER All mode, all band
MF/HF/VHF/UHF transceiver with C4FM (System Fusion) Digital capability
MFJ-225, 1.8 - 170 MHz Graphic Analyzer
Other Prizes TBD - Check website for updated list
For detailed info, pre-registration and table selection, please go to:
Every pre-paid admission receives two raffle tickets
Door prizes drawn every 10-20 minutes.
Admissions: On-Line reservations up until March 14, 2015 - $8; includes
2 raffle tickets and special VIP express entry. At-Door: $10 - Includes 1
raffle ticket. Scouts in uniform & children under 14 free!
Tailgate $5 per vehicle. No individual admission required to
Tables: All tables - $15 (choose tables on-line in advance).
Those with 5 or more tables receive 2 free admission
Electricity available to pre-registrants ($5 total). On-site registration -
electricity as available
Set-up available: Friday 3-7 PM, Saturday 6-8 AM
Contact Michael Wrenn, K5WRN: SALES@houstonhamfest.org or cell:
Note: The GHH reserves the right to change this information.
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