The 2019 Sevier County Hamfest
@ the Sevier County Fairgrounds
Saturday March 30th, 2019
Gates Open At 8:00 AM - Ends at 3:00 PM
View the current list of 2019 Sponsors, Dealers & Vendors
Information on our W4VEC Test Session
754 Old Knoxville Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37862
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$5 Per Person at the Gate to enter the Hamfest.
No additional fee to setup/sell outside in Boneyard (no electricity).
For an additional $5, setup/sell in Exhibit Hall (with electricity).
Inside buildings are climatically-controlled
and Dealers of course are FREE to setup !
Dealer's will also be in the Exhibit Hall as well
as The Main Street Market building.
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Dealers & Vendors can enter and Setup at 7:00 AM on
Saturday or may setup between 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday.
Security and closed-in fence will be provided for Dealers setting up on Friday.
If you need to setup prior to 3:00 PM on Friday,
please contact Rick at: email@example.com
There will be door prizes given out every hour at the Main Street Market Building
These great Yaesu Grand Prize Drawings' will be at 12:00 Noon !
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10 Year Warranty on each Grand Prize radio !
Extra tickets can be purchased at the Gate or inside the Hamfest.
Winners must be present and have admission/extra ticket stub(s) to win !
Prizes provided by our generous Sponsor's and the ARRL).
Drawings and Prizes Exclusions:
Volunteers, Workers & Guests receiving Free Entry into
the Hamfest need to purchase their own drawing ticket(s).
SCARS Officers and/or SCARES Committee Members are
NOT ELIGIBLE for any drawings and/or prizes.
This will be an ARRL Delta Section Convention & a QSL Card
Checker will be present, along with presentations from ARRL staff.
VE Testing at the Main Street Market Building at 1:00 PM,
The Sevier County W4VEC Team will be doing the Test Session.
Cost is $12.00 cash, please bring the exact amount !
Those taking the Tech Exam will need a photo ID.
Upgrades will need to bring a copy of your FCC license.
Test on Saturday and have your license or upgrade on Monday !
Scouts in uniform, when accompanied by an
adult uniformed leader, are provided free admission !
On-site food and drinks will be available.
Main Repeater: 146.940 MHz (offset -0.600 MHz w/ no Tone)
Backup Repeater: 146.850 MHz (offset -0.600 MHz w/ no Tone)
Thank you WB4GBI !
We'll use 146.550 MHz Simplex on-site too..
We'll beacon SC-HAMFEST before & during the Hamfest !
Have Questions ?
Please visit us at the Sevier County Amateur Radio Society website
or Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Door Policy:
All Amateur Radio Clubs and Organizations are welcome to setup !
Please contact Rick about setting up a table and
free admission for 4 of your members !
(Prize drawing ticket not included with free entry)
Need a place to sleep ?
Book your reservations early at these recommended Hotels & Motels:
Oak Haven Resort & Spa is just a few miles from the our Hamfest location,
bring the family and spend a few days enjoying the Great Smokey Mountains too.
When booking, let them know you're attending the 2019 Sevier County Hamfest.
Oak Haven Resort & Spa
Other great places to book your reservations:
Sleep Inn located in Sevierville
Days Inn by Wyndham Apple Valley located in Pigeon Forge/Sevierville
Days Inn by Wyndham located in Kodak/Sevierville
Baymont by Wyndham located in Pigeon Forge
The Lodge at Five Oaks located in Sevierville
Landmark Inn and Comfort Inn
Sponsors, Dealers & Vendors
Sevier County Food Ministry
Tennessee Digital Amateur Radio Group
WB4GBI Repeater System
Mastrant Antenna Guying
UT Amateur Radio Club
Satellite Headquarters - Sam Adams KG4JMN
Mountain Creek Creations Vinyl Decals
More to be announced soon !
Sevier County Amateur Radio Society is the Host for this event !
Sevier County Hamfest will be held on the 4th Saturday of March each year.