Greater Houston Hamfest

Greater Houston Hamfest

2018 Greater Houston Hamfest will be our 17th year
Friday March 16, 2018 (setup)
Saturday March 17, 2018

 

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Huge 2 Day Event - 1000's in Attendance

Huge Raffle and lots of Door Prizes

Manufacturers Presentations

$1000s in Prizes

Ham Radio Dealers

Great Products that you need!

Fun for the Whole Family

Goodies are Everywhere

Lots of Vendors

Plenty of Dealers

Lots Of Fun

Plenty of Vendors

Great Prizes

Great Expert Presentations

Manufacturers Representatives

Some Great Used Gear

Ham Radio Classroom and License Testing

Live HF Station

Gigantic Outdoor Flea Market

Bargains Galore

Fun for the Whole Family

Satellite Communications

Manufacturers Showing New Products

Fun, Fun, Fun !

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Scouting and Ham Radio

Collectors?

Manufacturers Representitives

We need volunteers NOW!!!    If you want to be a sponsor, volunteer or commercial exhibitor please contact us as soon as you can.

SATURDAY: 8:00 AM  Indoor sales and big outdoor tailgate..(tailgate starts at dawn)

Advance Admission $8

Talk-In 146.94 Tone 167.9 Starting 6AM

Meet all your Friends at the Hamfest!

Main Trading Company

Borden Radio

ABR Industries

Expert Linears

Icom of America

Davinci Maker Labs

Seeed Studios

The Sign Man

DX Engineering

Become a sponsor! Yes the Hamfest needs your support. Promote youth in technology. Ham radio has ties to everything; from Scouting to the Space Program. Get your Company name on our website as a supporter of Amateur Radio.

Houston, 4th Largest City in USA

Greater Houston Hamfest

Meet all your Friends at the Hamfest!

Get Involved Now - Join us!

We need your participation!

If you are part of a  Radio club,  a radio or electronics related special interest group (Dx, QRP, Dstar, Repeaters, Moonbounce or..??), a computer group, Astronomy, or other high tech group..

The Greater Houston Hamfest wants your participation and presents your group with a great opportunity to show you stuff to 1000's of high tech attendees...

Our two day show, Friday and Saturday, this is a perfect time for a public presentation about your very special interests  or your club meeting, your annual banquet (you name it)..

Expose your expertise to 100s (or 1000's) on this wonderful weekend!

 

Directions 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).

GPS: 29.5198N 95.8099W
GRID SQUARE: EL29cm

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Ham shack onboard USS RANDOLPH CVS15 in 1961 ... See MoreSee Less

Ham shack onboard USS RANDOLPH CVS15 in 1961

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Steven GottliebWA5OEN, Steve at the mic of W6DCM(destroyers, cruisers and minesweepers) located at Fleet Antisubmarine Warefare School in San Diego circa 1967. This was phone-patch central to the Pacific!

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The Sugar Land American Legion BBQ rig is almost ready for use at the Greater Houston Hamfest. Buy a lunch plate, get an American Legion raffle ticket. Don't want food? Single raffle tickets available $1.00 each or $3.00 for five. Proceeds from the American Legion raffle will support TXALARC efforts to fund licensing for vets at the VA Hospital or vets with post traumatic stress. Our raffle is not related to the raffle conducted by the Greater Houston Hamfest.
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My good friend and future Son of the Legion Armin Loesch and myself have put alot of hours on this project. When you meet him please thank him for all the work he's done at no cost to legion. Dependin...

The Sugar Land American Legion BBQ rig is almost ready for use at the Greater Houston Hamfest.   Buy a lunch plate, get an American Legion raffle ticket.  Dont want food?  Single raffle tickets available $1.00 each or $3.00 for five.  Proceeds from the American Legion raffle will support TXALARC efforts to fund licensing for vets at the VA Hospital or vets with post traumatic stress. Our raffle is not related to the raffle conducted by the Greater Houston Hamfest.

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Glenn AndersonThat's great! It will be refreshing to have real food there. Make sure they have plenty on diet Coke.

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Gary F. MacGregorTHANK YOU !! Gotta be better than that dang <extremely> over priced food truck they have had there the past couple of years !!

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Gary F. MacGregorCracked Black Pepper Brats ?

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Future Dates

March 16 and 17 2018
March 22 and 23 2019

Thanks to our Superior Sponsors.

Greater Houston Hamfest

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