Greater Houston Hamfest

Tables are SOLD OUT!! But there are still tailgating spots available ($5)
NEW! CW Pileup Contest - Seperate Prize to Winner! - TBA

Big Prizes

Too Many Prizes to List
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Great Speakers

Our Gretest Line up of Speakers
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Grand Prize
Yaesu FT-991 All-Band, Multimode Portable Transceiver $1800.00
Featured Speaker:

Dr. Joe Taylor, K1JT, Nobel Laureate and originator of many programs for
amateur digital modes including, WSPR and WSJT for both UHF/VHF and HF Communication. 

Chairmans Prize
MFJ 225 HF/VHF 1.8-170 MHz Graphic Analyzer $399.95
Keynote Speaker:

Norm Fusaro, W3IZ, ARRL Membership and Volunteer Programs. "Logbook of the World"  

Flex-1500 QRP Software defined Radio $699.95
Joe Eisenberg, K0NEB

CQ Magazine Kit Building Editor
Kit Building Techniques
Also, Update from Friedrichshaven, Worlds Largest Hamfest. 

Alinco 2 meter mobile radio $189.95
Dr. Patricia Reiff, W5TAR

Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Rice University
Associate Director for Public Outreach,Rice Space Institute

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