Hamfest Information

Date and Time

The 46th Annual Lafayette Hamfest took place on Sunday, August 20th, 2017. Doors were open from 8:00am - 1:00pm with prize drawings from 9:00am - 12:00 Noon.
VE Testing will be at 9:00am

Admission and Costs

Admission and table rental remained unchanged for 2017!

  • Adult Admisssion - $5
  • Children Under 12 - FREE
  • Inside Vendor Table - $5 Each
  • Outside Flea Market Table - FREE
    Must purchase general admission to sell in Flea Market


The 46th Annual Lafayette Hamfest was hosted at the Franklin L. Cary Boy-Scout Camp, approximately 1.5 miles East of Interstate 65 on State Road 26 East.

Radio Information

As always, the following frequencies were used for W9REG operations:
W9REG Talk-In Frequency
145.370 (-)Offset, PL: 131.8Hz
Hamfest Walk-Around
Simplex 146.550

Featured Vendor

The 2017 Lafayette Hamfest included our Featured Vendor from Champaign, IL

Amateur Accessories

Pre-orders with Steve were delivered to our hamfest by calling him at (217) 352-1725!

Vendor Information

Reservations were accepted for tables. Regular setup time began at 6:00am Sunday morning; advanced set-up for large vendors could be arranged for Saturday evening. Flea market setup began when the doors opened at 8:00am Sunday. Please contact Earle Nay, AB9EN for additional information or to reserve your tables now.

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