Reno Ham Swap 2024

Reno Ham Swap 2024

Gear up for a day of amateur radio excitement at the Reno Ham Swap! Scheduled for May 11, 2024, this bustling event, hosted by the Sierra Nevada Amateur Radio Society, will take place in the spacious northeastern parking lot of Cabela’s in Reno, Nevada. Whether you’re a seasoned ham or just curious about the world of amateur radio, the Reno Ham Swap offers a perfect blend of shopping, learning, and networking opportunities.

Event Details:

  • Date: May 11, 2024
  • Location: Cabela's Reno, 8650 Boomtown Garson Rd., Reno, NV 89501
  • Website: Reno Ham Swap
  • Host: Sierra Nevada Amateur Radio Society
  • Type: ARRL Hamfest
  • Admission: Free

What to Expect at the Reno Ham Swap:

This event promises a full day of activities with something for everyone:

  • Vendors and Deals: Browse through a variety of booths offering everything from the latest radio equipment to rare finds and accessories.
  • Demonstrations and Talks: Attend presentations by experienced hams and learn about the latest trends and technologies in amateur radio.
  • Networking Opportunities: Meet and mingle with fellow radio enthusiasts from across the region. Share stories, exchange tips, and build lasting connections within the community.
  • FCC Licensing Information: Get information on obtaining or renewing your FCC license, crucial for all amateur radio operators.

Getting There:

From California: Take Exit 4 from I-80, turn left at the top of the ramp, and follow the road around to Cabela's located on your left.

From Reno: Take Exit 4 from I-80, turn right at the off-ramp, and follow the road to Cabela's on the left.

Special Features:

  • Talk-In Station: For assistance finding the event, tune into the talk-in station on 147.210 + PL 100.0.
  • Door Prizes and Raffles: Participate in the exciting prize draws and stand a chance to win fabulous prizes throughout the day!

Why You Should Attend:

The Reno Ham Swap is more than just a hamfest; it’s a celebration of the amateur radio spirit. It’s a perfect venue to enhance your setup, learn from the seasoned pros, and connect with the community. Whether you are looking to buy, sell, or learn, this event promises to deliver valuable experiences and fun.

Join us at the Reno Ham Swap for a day packed with amateur radio fun, learning, and community spirit. Mark your calendar and don't miss out on this fantastic event in the heart of Reno!

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