2017 Prescott Hamfest at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University               JUNE 9TH AND 10TH, 2017


  Co-sponsored by Eagle Amateur Radio Club at ERAU,                                                                            Yavapai Amateur Radio Club, and                                                                                Amateur Radio Council of Arizona                                          This hamfest is sanctioned by the American Radio Relay League

06/11/2017 – The 2017 Prescott Hamfest at ERAU is over.  Thank you to everyone who participated.  We are especially thankful to those people and organizations who presented, exhibited, or donated at the hamfest.  We had a full tailgate area and great weather.  We appreciate everyone’s support of the hamfest.

hamfest photos:

  • SET 1 LINK – Taken by Mike Belanger W1DGL
  • SET 2 LINK – Taken by Dottie Akers WF7DS.  Note that there are photos of the actual ANSR balloon launch of Saturday, June 10th.  Dottie went out to Senator Highway and took photos of the launch preparation as well as the launch itself.

The 2018 Prescott Hamfest at ERAU is scheduled for June 1st and 2d, 2018.  We will have two days of tailgating, vendor exhibits, and seminars.

The winners of the major prizes that were drawn Saturday afternoon, June 10th can be found below.   Special congratulations go out to N7ELL James Wasson of Tempe, AZ who won the first grand prize, the YAESU FTDX-1200 HF/ 6M Transceiver.

If you have any comments or suggestions about the hamfest, please send them to Hamfest Chair Person Frank Bender K8FB at K8FB@arrl.net.  

Select a topic below and click the link for further information

Hamfest Flyer – updated May 13, 2017 Attending the Event
Hamfest Activities Commercial Vendors
Clubs/ Volunteers Prizes and Prize Tickets
Hamfest Resources 2016 Hamfest Video

Hamfest Grand Prizes

Here is a picture of Virgil K7VZ Delivering First Grand Prize Winner James Wasson, N7ELL (left) of Tempe, AZ his Yaesu FTDX1200 transceiver.

Here are the winners of the Hamfest Major Prizes.

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