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2015 Hamfest Attendance was = 1345
2015 hamfest photos will be here soon!

Previous Year event photos: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

Big Prizes

Prize Winners

Grand Prize
Yaesu FT-991 All-Band, Multimode Portable Transceiver $1800.00
donated by Houston Amaeur Radio and BVARC

Congradulations to Dennis Teal AA5DT
winner of the grand prize!

Flex-1500 QRP Software defined Radio $699.95
Donated by Flex Radio

Second Prize winner:
Ross Lawler W5HFF

Chairmans Prize
MFJ 225 HF/VHF 1.8-170 MHz Graphic Analyzer $399.95
Donated by BVARC and River Oaks Car Stereo

Winner: William Upham KC5DUV  

Alinco 2 meter mobile radio $189.95
DOnated by River Oaks Car Stereo

Winner: Bruce (Calvin) Bayley KC5ABR

Donated by Palmetto Antennas

Winner: Terry Turner K5TLT  

Donated by Palmetto Antennas

Winner: Nicole Wolf WG5CWT  

Donated by BVARC and River Oaks Car Stereo

Winner: Mark Landress WB5ANN  

West Mountain Radio DC PWRgate
Donated by West Mountain Radio

Winner: Richard Cobb K5CGI  

Ham Test Online EXTRA
Donated by Ham Test Online

Winner: Larry Wiggins N5LNO  

Some of the Hamfest Programs


Commercial Vendors

Expert Amps

Main Trading Company

Volunteer to
be a speaker or
present a program
Allen Brier N5XZ
Or Ron Litt



Volunteers wanted to
help with setup
and teardown
and other things

Click here to Volunteer



Fort Bend County Fairgrounds
4310 Texas 36 Rosenberg, Texas 77471

Approx. 33 mi SW of downtown Houston. From Houston, take US 59 south to Rosenberg (approximately 17 miles past Beltway 8) to Hwy 36. Go South approx. 1 mi to Fairgrounds (on your right).

29.5208159, -95.811715


Talk In Frequency
146.940 167.9

Area Hotels
Club Call KK5W

Greater Houston Hamfest