"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.
Kalamazoo Hamfest P.O. BOX 773 Portage, MI 49081-0773
Last Update 2/16/2020 12:49 EST.
Kalamazoo County Fairgrounds and Expo Center
2900 Lake St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
You can use google maps to find directions below or download directions here: Map and Directions (PDF Format)
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.