2019 Prescott Hamfest at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University        MAY 31st and JUNE 1st, 2019


2018 ARRL Arizona State Convention

2018 Amateur Radio Council of Arizona (ARCA) Annual Meetings


  Co-sponsored by Eagle Amateur Radio Club at ERAU,                                                                                Yavapai Amateur Radio Club (YARC), and                                                                    Amateur Radio Council of Arizona (ARCA)

This hamfest and Arizona State Convention are sanctioned by the American Radio Relay League (ARRL)

Thank you for a great hamfest

The temperatures were good and there was not much wind this year.  We hope that you had a great time at the Prescott Hamfest at ERAU.   Thank you for coming out and sharing Friday and Saturday with us this year.  We hope that you will come visit with us again in 2019.  Tentative dates are May 31 and June 1, 2019.

A few 2018 Hamfest Photos

Click this LINK to see a few hamfest photos.  Photos courtesy of Bob Rosevear WB7RRQ and Frank Bender K8FB.

2018 Grand Prize Winners

Congratulations to all of the 2018 Grand Prize Winners.  The winner of the first grand prize was Rod Fritz WB9KMO of Mesa.  Here is a list of all of the grand prize winners.  Thanks to all of the prize donors and supporters of the grand prize and hourly prize drawings.

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2018 Seminar Presentations

Click this LINK to see a copy of the Mesh Networks/ AREDN presentation done by Rob Redford KG7LMI

Click this LINK to see a copy of the Building Go Kits presentation done by Terry Schultheiss KG7BAM and Jo Schultheiss KF7WOT

Hamfest Information Links:

Hamfest Flyer – updated May 18, 2018 Attending the Event
Hamfest Activities Commercial Vendors
Clubs/ Volunteers Prizes and Prize Tickets
Hamfest Resources ANSR Balloon Launch – 9 AM, June 2nd


ARRL Sanctioned Hamfest                                                                                ARCA Co-Sponsored


Our hamfest is a full, two day event with technical seminars, tailgating, indoor commercial vendors, ARRL booth and Card Checking, youth activities, special event station, consignment sales, test bench, hourly prize drawings, and an ANSR Near Space Balloon Launch on Saturday morning.  There will even be seminars for the non-ham.  Grand Prize drawings will take place Saturday afternoon.  There is limited free RV dry camping on Thursday and Friday nights with pre-registration only.

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