GREATER LOUISVILLE HAMFEST 2018
& ARRL KY STATE CONVENTION

8:00am - 2:00pm on Saturday, September 8, 2018
Paroquet Springs Conference Centre
Admission: $7 Advance, $8 Day of Show
Kids Under 13 FREE!

Talk-In: 146.700 MHz (CTCSS 79.7 Hz) and 443.700 MHz (CTCSS 79.7 Hz)
F R E E    P A R K I N G ! ! !
Free Friday Night Camping (No hookups or dumping)


SCHEDULED FORUMS, MEETINGS & PRESENTATIONS - TO BE ANNOUNCED


SCHEDULED EVENTS
(Events announced as they are determined.)

  • 8:00am    Signups Begin for Amateur Radio Exams (Isaac W. Bernheim Room)

  • 8:00am - 9:00am    Signups & Submissions for the GLH-2019 Logo Contest (Vendor/Flea Market Area)

  • 9:00am - 12:00pm    W.C.A.R.S. VE Testing (Isaac W. Bernheim Room)
         Signup begins at 8am.
    You Must Bring the Following:
    • $10 Fee - Exact Amount - Cash Only
    • A Valid Picture ID (Driver's License, etc.)
    • Your Original and One Copy of Your Ham License and/or Certificate of Successful Completion of Examination (CSCE)

  • 9:15am - 12:00pm    GLH-2019 Logo Contest - All Entries required by 9:00am

  • 12:20pm    Volunteer-Only Prize Drawings - Indoor Ticket Booth

  • 12:30pm    Contest Winner Announcement - Prize Booth

  •   1:15pm    Major Prize Drawings - Prize Booth


    ALL-DAY EVENTS (8:00AM - 2:00PM)

  • INDOOR HAM-MANIA
    • Vendors and Flea Market
                 New and used merchandise to see and purchase.
    • ARRL QSL Card Checking (ARRL Booth)
                 DXCC Card Checker Jim Vaughan K4TXJ will be on hand to check your QSL Cards. He can also check WAS and VUCC awards. (Note: DXCC Card Checkers cannot check CQ awards, but only ARRL awards.)
    • Hourly Door Prizes
                 Prizes drawn throughout the day. Must be present to win.
    • Extra Prize Tickets
                 $1 each or 6 for $5. Sold all day. Good for Door Prize and Major Prize drawings.
    • PSCC Concession Stand
                 Delicious food and refreshing beverages available until 2pm.
    • Major Prize Drawings
                 Drawings for the Major Prizes will be at 1:15pm at the Major Prize Booth. You do NOT have to be present to win.

  • INDOOR EXHIBITORS
    • American Radio Relay League
                 Founded in 1914 by Hiram Percy Maxim, ARRL is the national association for Amateur Radio in the US and the largest organization of radio amateurs in the world. ARRL's mission is based on Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.
           ARRL has been advancing the art and science of radio since 1914. Meet your ARRL representatives and get your QSL Cards checked.

  • OUTDOOR TAILGATING
    • Visit the outdoor tailgating area for all kinds of amateur radio rigs, accessories and other items that might be just what you need for your ham shack. Tailgating participants start setting up as early as 6:30am and tickets can be purchased at the Outdoor Ticket Booth for $8 each.


    MAJOR PRIZES - TO BE ANNOUNCED


    Forums, presentations, displays, exhibitors, presenters and/or events are subject to change, substitution, unavailability or cancellation without notice.