Hamfest Information

Date and Time

The 48th Annual Lafayette Hamfest will be Saturday, September 14th, 2019. Doors will be 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 will remain unchanged for 2018!

  • 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 48th Annual Lafayette Hamfest will be hosted at the Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall on Teal Road in Lafayette, Indiana.

Radio Information

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

Featured Vendor

The 2019 Lafayette Hamfest will include our Featured Vendor from Champaign, IL

Amateur Accessories

Pre-orders with Steve can be delivered to our hamfest by email: hamradiosales@gmail.com

Vendor Information

Reservations are accepted for tables. Regular setup time will begin at 6:00am Saturday morning; advanced set-up can be arranged for Friday evening at 6:00pm on request. Flea market setup will begin in the reserved spaces when the doors open at 8:00am Saturday. Please contact Earle Nay, AB9EN for additional information or to reserve your tables now.

© 2019 Tippecanoe Amateur Radio Association.