Meet all your Friends at the Hamfest!
Fort Bend County Fairgrounds
4310 Texas 36 Rosenberg, TX 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
Greater Houston Hamfest
SUGGESTED ATENDEE ROUTE TO ENTER FAIRGROUNDS.
SATURDAY PARKING: Tailgate is in the General Admissions lot in front of the ticket office. Handicapped parking is either side of tailgate area. Golf carts will patrol handicapped areas to provide transport directly to Buildings B and C. Gold card driver can sell handicapped attendee ticket.
FREE-FRIDAY ENTRY INTO FAIRGROUNDS.
BUILDING “B” VENDOR ENTRY INTO FAIRGROUNDS.
BUILDING “C” VENDOR ENTRY INTO FAIRGROUNDS.
SATRUDAY GENERAL ADMISSIONS ENTRY INTO FAIRGROUNDS.
REAL TIME GREATER HOUSTON TRAFFIC MAP:
NOTE: Image below has lower left corner circled. When you click on the map image, you will go to Houston Transtar. On their realtime traffic map this is where you need to put your mouse to see traffic problems.
FREQUENCIES USED AT HAMFEST:
TALK-IN: 146.940 MHZ Tone 167.9 Starting 6 AM
High Altitude (Burst) Balloon Repeater Up Link: 446.000 MHZ
High Altitude (Burst) Balloon Repeater Down Link: 145.450 MHZ
FloaterBalloon APRS: 144.390 MHZ