The Madison Area Repeater Association, Inc. is proud to announce:

The 2018 Madison Hamfest
Saturday, April 07, 2018

8:00am until 1:00pm
(Dealer Set-Up Friday Night and early Saturday Morning)

The 46th annual Madison Hamfest will once again be held at the
Mandt Community Center

400 Mandt Parkway, Stoughton, Wisconsin
The Mandt Community Center is located in the Stoughton
Junior Fair Grounds on the south side of Stoughton.

Talk-in Frequency: 147.15/75 Mhz

Featuring vendors of new and used equipment for all aspects of Amateur Radio, Electronics and Computer enthusiasts as well as computer software. All in the Mandt Community Center's spacious 26,000 sq. ft. main hall!

The doors will open to the public at 8:00am.
Plenty of spacious FREE PARKING!


The Madison Hamfest and Computer Fair offers a variety of commercial and flea market space. As of today, there are vender and flea market tables available.

Vender space is available on a "first come, first served" bases. Complete vendor information can be found by sending Paul Toussaint, N9VWH an E-Mail or by calling the hamfest coordinator at: 608-205-1994. Be sure to check out the links below.


All inquiries can be directed to:
Paul Toussaint, N9VWH at:

The MARA 24 hour telephone voice mail number is: 608-205-1994

To download the official 2018 Hamfest flyers
Click the links below

(All Flyers are in .pdf format)

MARA 2018 Swapfest Flyer | Flea Market Ticket/Vendor & Commercial Vendor Forms | Volunteer Form

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Hamfest general admission tickets are $7.00 per person.

Vendor table fees are only $16.00 per 8 ft table if order is postmarked by March 20, 2018, $20.00 after that. Tables are $25.00 day of swapfest, if available. Optional AC power is an additional $20.00. All orders are final - No refunds.

You can now purchase tickets and tables on-line.
Just click on the button below.

Note: All prices include on-line fees and handling charges. Tickets will be held at the door.

If you have questions about purchasing tickets or table space, contact Paul Toussaint, N9VWH by E-mail or by calling the hamfest chairman and coordinator at: 608-205-1994.

VE Testing

There will again this year be VE testing available the the Swpfest.


There are plenty Hotel & Motel room accommodations near the Swapfest.

Thank you for your interest in MARA!

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