Tidelands Texas City Hamfest 2024

Tidelands Texas City Hamfest 2024

Event Details

  • Date: July 13, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Location: Charles T. Doyle Convention Center, 2010 5th Ave. N., Texas City, TX 77590
  • Website: Tidelands Amateur Radio Society
  • Sponsor: Tidelands Amateur Radio Society
  • Type: ARRL Hamfest
  • Talk-In: 147.140 tone 167.9
  • Public Contact:
    • Name: Bo Thomas, KT1AA
    • Address: P.O. Box 73 Texas City, TX 77592
    • Phone: 409-789-8160
    • Email: hamfest@tidelands.org

Event Description

The Tidelands Texas City Hamfest 2024 is an exciting event for amateur radio enthusiasts hosted by the Tidelands Amateur Radio Society. The hamfest will feature:

  • Hourly Prize Drawings: Including a grand prize drawing.
  • Swap and Vendor Tables: An opportunity to buy, sell, and trade amateur radio gear.
  • Food Vendors: Various food options available on-site.
  • Exhibits and Forums: Educational forums and exhibits related to amateur radio.
  • Left Foot CW Contest: A fun contest for CW (Morse code) operators.
  • Hidden Transmitter Hunt: A challenging activity to locate hidden transmitters.
  • Amateur Exam Session: Courtesy of the Clear Lake Amateur Radio Club.
  • Houston Vintage Radio Association Auction: An auction hosted by HVRA, with a small admission fee.

Registration Information

  • General Admission: $10.00 per person (advance or at the door).
  • Vendor and Swap Tables: $20.00 per table (includes one registration).
    • Note: Additional registrations required for other members of your party.
  • Badge and Table Number Pickup: Available at the registration desk. Tables not claimed by 9:00 AM may be reassigned.

Additional Information

  • No Pets, Smoking, or Alcohol: Allowed in the Convention Center.
  • Talk-In Frequency: 147.14 MHz Tone 167.9 (Secondary) 442.025 MHz Tone 103.5.

For more details and online purchasing, visit the Tidelands Amateur Radio Society website.

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