Firecracker Hamfest 2024

Firecracker Hamfest 2024

The Harrisburg Radio Amateurs Club invites all amateur radio enthusiasts to the Firecracker Hamfest 2024. This event promises a day filled with radio fun, great deals, and community bonding for all attendees.

Event Details:

  • Date: July 6, 2024
  • Time: All day event
  • Location: Harrisburg Postal Employees Picnic Grounds, 1500 Roberts Valley Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Website:
  • Sponsor: Harrisburg Radio Amateurs Club
  • Type: ARRL Hamfest
  • Talk-In Frequency: 147.075 (123)
  • Public Contact: Terry Snyder, WB3BKN
    • Address: PO Box 355, 232 Art Drive, Halifax, PA 17032
    • Phone: 717-896-0256
    • Email:

Admission and Fees:

  • General Admission: Price details will be available on-site. Check back regularly for updates.

Event Highlights:

  • Flea Market: Traditional tailgating and miscellaneous items, including amateur radio gear, electronics, and more.
  • Vendor Area: A variety of vendors offering amateur radio equipment and electronics.
  • Community and Networking: Connect with fellow amateur radio enthusiasts and share knowledge and experiences.
  • Food and Refreshments: Hot and cold food available on-site.
  • Door Prizes: Hourly door prize drawings for attendees.
  • Volunteer Examiner Session: VE testing at the event. Please contact Terry Snyder, WB3BKN in advance at 717-896-0256 or email for testing.


  • Address: Harrisburg Postal Employees Picnic Grounds, 1500 Roberts Valley Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • GPS Coordinates: Google Maps

Join us for a day of fun, learning, and community at the Firecracker Hamfest 2024. Whether you're an experienced amateur radio operator or new to the hobby, this event offers something for everyone. For more details and to stay updated, visit We look forward to seeing you there!

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