3rd Annual Alien City Hamfest

3rd Annual Alien City Hamfest

Calling all amateur radio enthusiasts! Mark your calendars for a day of fun and discovery at the 3rd Annual Alien City Hamfest, hosted by the Pecos Valley Amateur Radio Club. This year's event promises to be a spectacular gathering for hobbyists and professionals alike, taking place on May 11th, 2024, at Beginnings located at 3908 SE Main Street in Roswell, New Mexico.

Event Highlights:

  • Date & Time: The Hamfest is scheduled for Saturday, May 11th, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM. It's a perfect day event that ensures you can enjoy all activities without missing a beat.

  • Venue: Set in the iconic city of Roswell, known for its rich history with UFO folklore, the venue at New Beginnings offers ample space and a fantastic atmosphere for all attendees.

  • Admission Details: Entry to the event is affordably priced at $5.00, ensuring that it's accessible to everyone. For those looking to sell or exhibit, tables are available for just $10.00, which includes admission.

  • Prizes Galore: One of the highlights of the Hamfest is the hourly door prize drawing. Tickets for these prizes are available for $10.00 each. Plus, you don’t need to be present to win the grand prize, making it exciting for everyone involved, whether you can stay all day or not.

  • Talk-In Station: For those arriving with a ham radio in their vehicle, there’s a talk-in station operating on 147.320 pl 146.2 to guide you in and perhaps chat a bit along the way.

Why You Should Attend:

The Alien City Hamfest is not just an event; it's a community gathering that brings together radio amateurs from across the region to share knowledge, experience, and their love for ham radio. It’s an excellent opportunity for networking, learning about new technologies, and picking up tips from seasoned experts. Whether you’re looking to buy new gear, sell some equipment, or simply explore the world of amateur radio, this Hamfest is the place to be.

Additional Information:

For more details about the event, including directions and a full schedule of activities, please visit the official website here. If you have any questions or need further information, you can contact Gerald Cox at the provided phone number or email.

Don't Miss Out!

The Alien City Hamfest is an essential event for anyone interested in ham radio and electronics. Whether you are a seasoned ham operator or new to the hobby, this Hamfest has something to offer. Enjoy a day filled with engaging activities, meet like-minded individuals, and maybe even win a prize or two. Join us in Roswell for an unforgettable experience!

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