Pacific Northwest Hamfairs & Events

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8/17 -  Added September 27 Antique Radio Show and Sale, Portland, OR.  Flyer in PDF.  (660K)

Bulletin!  The Radio Club of Tacoma Hamfair will not be held in 2014!

August 23.  Highline Amateur Radio Club SwapFest. DesMoines, WA. Always the 4th Saturday in August.  or email   Flyer in PDF. (23K)

August 23.  Thurston County Fox Hunt.  Lacey, WA.  Flyer in PDF.  (331K)

September 5-7.  17th Annual Northwest APRS/Digital Summer Gathering. Valley Camp, North Bend, WA .  Contact

September 13-14.  LaGrande Swap Meet.  La Grande, OR.  W7GRA - Grande Ronde Radio Amateurs Association

September 27.  Washington State Convention (Spokane Hamfest) Spokane Valley, WA.  This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  Contact, Betsy, N7WRQ. 

September 27.  Antique Radio Show and Sale, Portland, OR.  Flyer in PDF.  (660K)

September 28.  - ComFest Amateur Radio Swap meet.  South Delta Rec Center, Tsawwassen, presented by the Delta Amateur Radio Society. Details at:  (509)448-5821  Flyer in PDF.  (104K)

October 11.  Pacific Northwest VHF Society Conference.   Seaside, Oregon.   This is an ARRL sanctioned event.

October 18-19. Jamboree On The Air. .  Always the third weekend in October.

October 25. Swap-Tober-Fest. Mid-Valley ARES. Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall, OR.   Contact: Don Brusch,  .   Flyer in PDF.  (52K)

October 25.  Kitsap Amateur Radio Hamfest.  Bremerton, WA.  This is an ARRL sanctioned event.   Flyer in PDF (477K)

November 2.  Maple Ridge Swapmeet.  Pitt Meadows, BC.

February 2015.  Salem Hamfair & Computer/Electronics Swapmeet.  Rickreall, Oregon at the Polk County Fairgrounds. .  

March 2015.  Mike & Key Swap Meet. Puyallup fairgrounds exhibition hall, Puyallup, WA. 

March 2015.   MicroHAMS Digital Conference.  Redmond, WA.

April 2015.  Yakima Hamfest. Yakima, Washington.   Selah Civic Center, 216 South 1st Street, Selah, WA. 

April 2015 . Idaho State Convention. Boise, ID, Voice of Idaho ARC.   Info, Don Lynn , ND7L, (208)899-5801, .  

April 11 & 12, 2015. Communications Academy. Seattle, WA. 

May 2015.  Stanwood Camano Amateur Radio Club Hamfest, Stanwood Middle School, Stanwood, WA.   Contact Vic, N7KRE (360)387-7705)    nwecop@tgi.net 

May 15-17, 2015. Washington State Search And Rescue Conference.

May 22-24, 2015.  Pateros 16th Annual Ham Radio, Campout/Potluck. Pateros WA.  Free "dry" camping along the Methow River at Pateros.   Always the weekend prior to Memorial Day Weekend.   Contact Roger W7CH (509)687-3919.

June 2015.   Port Ludlow ARC Annual TailGate'r.  Port Ludlow, WA.  

June 2015.  47th Annual Wenatchee Hamfest.  Apple City ARC. Dryden Gun Club.  Dryden, WA.

June 5-7, 2015.  Sea-Pac Hamfest and ARRL Northwestern Division Conference.  Seaside Convention Center, Seaside, Oregon. This is an ARRL sanctioned event.  .  .

June 13, 2015.  KARS Hamfest. Kootenai Amateur Radio Society.  Post Falls, ID.  Always the 2nd Sat in June. For information contact Bonnie, KG6QQM, 208-683-2939 or  or John,  

July, 2015  6th Annual KUH Pig Roast & Campout.  Springdale, WA.   Contact Ray, (509)258-7078  

July, 2015.  60th Annual Pacific Northwest DX Convention.   Location TBA.

July 2015.    17th Annual Pacific Northwest Ham Radio Tailgate Swapmeet.  Lewis County Fairgrounds.   Contact John Ellingson, K7OSK. .

July, 2015.  Salmoncon. Pacific Northwest QRP Group annual weekend outing.   North Bend, WA at Valley Camp.  Contact Wayne McFee

July 17-19, 2015.  Glacier Waterton International Peace Park Hamfest.  Glacier Meadows Campground, 13 miles west of East Glacier on MT Hwy 2.  .  

August 2015.  Annual Clark County Amateur Radio Club (CCARC) Ham Fair, Vancouver, WA.  or .

August 16. Antique Radio Swap Meet.  Puget Sound Antique Radio Association. 9 AM to 1 PM. Shoreline Community College, Shoreline, WA 98155. Free admission.   (Always the 3rd Sunday in August)  

October 17, 2015. Swap-Tober-Fest. Mid-Valley ARES. Polk County Fairgrounds, Rickreall, OR.  Contact: Don Brusch,  .

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Disclaimer:  I do my best to keep up with scheduling changes on these events, but there is always the chance that one will be canceled or re-scheduled and I will not find out about it.  I suggest that you verify all dates and locations with the sponsor.

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