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31st Annual HAMFEST

The 31st annual hamfest is on the way! Look for information on this page in the near future..

E-Mail: alamoradioclub@gmail.com

For a printable mail-in Pre-Registration Form click HERE

Last years hamfest info!

Date: Saturday, 30 Aug 2014
Location: Otero County Fairgrounds
Time: 7AM
Admission: FREE

Over $3000.00 in prizes and gifts to be given away this year!! 

Special $1.00 raffle for a Yaesu FT-60R.

  • Talk-in K5LRW Repeater: 146.800, "-" negative offset, 100 Hz Tone 
  •  New Yaesu Fusion DR-1 Repeater    
  • Pre-Registration tickets: $6.00
  • (Pick up pre-paid tickets at event)
  • Prize tickets at the door --- $7.00.
  • Reserve Swap Meet Tables ----$7.00
  • Registrations received by Aug 22, 2014 are eligible for the Pre-Registration Prize.

Pre-registration prize   Yaesu FT-2900R

WINNER:  Rocio Norton Rivera

Main door prize - Yaesu  FT-857D  All  Band  Mobile


2nd door prize - Yaesu FTM-400DR  Dual Band Mobile                                     Plus RT Software 

3rd door prize MFJ-4225MV Power Supply

4th door prize--- ELK Antenna Special

5th door Prize-- DX Engineering $100 gift card

  • Food Available at the Fairgrounds, and it's close to White Sands Mall
    All Facilities Are Air Conditioned - Ample Parking Space
    Hourly Prizes
  • Ham Radio License Exams
  • Forums Starting at 9:00 am 
  • Rosie's Cafe wagon will be serving breakfast from 7am to 11am
  • 9:00 to 10:00 DRATS in meeting room
  • 10:00 to 11:00 MESH in the meeting room
  • 11:00 to 12:00 ARRL 100th Review in  meeting room
  • 12:00 to 1:00pm Lunch at Rosie's Cafe wagon
  • 1:00pm to 2:30pm VE Testing
  • 1:00pm to 4:00pm Sky Warn classes  
  • 5:00pm to 7:00pm Banquet- Peppers Grill at the west side of fairgrounds.             Guest Speaker --  Ken Bass Owner/General Manager KALH Radio

Check back here for more updates as they occur!

Special Thanks To:




Ham Radio License Exams Online
  • Ham Radio License Exams: www.hamradiolicenseexam.com/links.htm

    These companies helped make our HAMFEST a great success!

    For additional information, please contact:

    Rick Norton, KB7SQF

    (575) 491-4290

    Pre-register by mail:

    Alamogordo Amateur Radio Club
    P.O. BOX 1191
    Alamogordo, NM 88311-1191

    For a printable mail-in Pre-Registration Form click HERE

    If you cannot print the form, please make all checks payable to the "Alamogordo Amateur Radio Club" and indicate whether the enclosed check is for just registration, or for registration and swap tables. Also indicate if you will be attending the Dinner on Saturday evening. Mail the form to the address above.

    Vendors Note: Vendors are welcome to arrive on Friday, August 29 anytime after 1430 hrs. We'll have the fairgrounds open from that time until the last vendor arrives and gets unloaded, and we will have a small contingent of folks on hand thru the night to provide off-loading assistance and security at the fairgrounds.

    Open to the public: The gates will be opened to the public promptly at 0700 HRS on Saturday morning. There will be drawings for small prizes approximately every hour. The drawings for the big door prizes will be around 3 pm in the afternoon.

    This site will contain the winners of the 2014 prizes at the hamfest Hamfests.

    Due to recent changes in regulations there will be no aminals allowed in the building except registered service animals.