"The mission of the Kalamazoo Hamfest is to deliver a venue for face-to-face QSOs, the selling and buying of radio equipment, as well as provide opportunities, for those interested in the hobby of Amateur Radio, to learn, exchange ideas, and have an opportunity to physically inspect equipment common to the activity. The Hamfest, co-sponsored by the Southwest Michigan Amateur Radio Team (S.M.A.R.T.) and the Kalamazoo Amateur Radio Club (K.A.R.C.), provides an opportunity to promote their organizations and advance the goals of amateur radio community."
The location is once again the Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds and Expo Center.
A map and directions can be found on the Directions tab.
General Admission is $7.00 per person, Scouts in Uniform - Free.
There will be QSL Card checking (for DXCC and WAS) at the hamfest!
Kalamazoo Hamfest P.O. BOX 19523 Kalamazoo, MI 49009-0523
Last Update 10/7/2019 11:39 EDT.
Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds and Expo Center
2900 Lake St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
You can use google maps to find directions below.
The K8KZO 147.04 Repeater will be the talk-in frequency.
It has positive (+) offset and a PL Tone of 94.8 Hz.
Once you arrive at the fairgrounds, the main entrance to the Hamfest is on the east side of the building.