Coos County Radio Club Annual Hamfest & Swapmeet 2024

Coos County Radio Club Annual Hamfest & Swapmeet 2024

Get ready for an unforgettable day of radio exploration and camaraderie at the Coos County Radio Club's Annual Hamfest & Swapmeet! Taking place on July 20, 2024, at the North Bend High School in North Bend, Oregon, this event promises to be a highlight for amateur radio enthusiasts of all levels. Sponsored by the passionate community at the Coos County Radio Club, this gathering is a must-visit for anyone with a love for radio communication.

Event Details

  • Date: July 20, 2024
  • Location: North Bend High School - Cafeteria, 2323 Pacific Ave., North Bend, OR 97459
  • Website:
  • Sponsor: Coos County Radio Club

What's in Store

Prepare yourself for a day packed with exciting activities and opportunities:

  1. Vendor Showcase: Explore a wide array of radio gear, electronics, and accessories offered by vendors eager to share their expertise and products.
  2. VE Test Session: Interested in getting licensed or upgrading your license? Don't miss the VE Test Session starting at 11:00am, providing you with the chance to take your amateur radio journey to new heights.
  3. Snack Bar: Refuel and recharge at the event's snack bar, ensuring you have the energy to enjoy every moment of the Hamfest.
  4. Prizes and Drawings: Get ready for some thrilling moments with door prizes, raffle prizes, and a 50/50 drawing. You might just walk away with fantastic rewards!
  5. Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow radio enthusiasts, exchange stories, and build lasting connections within the vibrant amateur radio community.

Admission and Participation

  • General Admission: $5.00 per person (Under 18 admitted free)
  • Vendor Spaces: Available for $20.00, which includes one admission. Reserve your spot by contacting Gary McElroy, N6BLU, at 530-521-5091 or Pre-registration is recommended to secure your space.
  • Payment: Make checks payable to "Coos County Radio Club" and send them to N6BLU Gary McElroy at P.O. Box 1311, Bandon, OR 97411.
  • Consignment Table: The club offers a consignment table for those with a few items to sell, with a 10% seller fee.

How to Get Involved

Join us on July 20, 2024, at the North Bend High School for a day of radio excitement! Whether you're a seasoned ham radio operator or just starting your journey, there's something for everyone at the Coos County Radio Club Annual Hamfest & Swapmeet.

For more information and to stay updated, visit or contact Gary McElroy, N6BLU, at 530-521-5091 or Let's make this Hamfest an unforgettable experience together!

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