Southeast Iowa Hamfest Sunday, October 1, 2017

Aug 9th, 2017 | By | Category: Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes
Every amateur radio operator must do three things in their life…
1: Go to Dayton, 2: Visit ARRL Headquarters, 3: Attend the
33rd Annual
Muscatine County Fairgrounds
101 N Clay Street
West Liberty, Iowa
West Liberty is: 45 miles west of the Quad Cities;
17 miles northwest of Muscatine;
and 15 miles east of Iowa City.

Gates Open At 7:00 A.M.
Gate admission: $7.00 with
1 door prize drawing entry.
14 & under, free admission.

Visitors using Interstate 80 should exit south at exit 259.
The Fairgrounds are just south of the business district.

Repeaters: 146.31/91, 192.8 Hz CTCSS
On-site: 146.16/76, no tone

HAMFEST FEATURES Contact us on the Webhttp://www.waarc.net/SEIAHamfest/

Hamfest Coordinator &
Inside Table Contact:

Bob Weatherman, KDØSVH
408 Chestnut St
Muscatine, IA 52761
Phone: (563) 506-3390
email: gojona53@gmail.com

Make checks payable to
Southeast Iowa Hamfest

  • Outside Flea Market space FREE with admission
  • Outside electrical hookup (fee required)
  • Saturday evening pre-hamfest Wiener and Brat Roast at 6:00 p.m.
    • Wiener meal – $5.00 adults; $3.00 children – 12 years old & under.
    • Brat meal – $6.00 adults; $4.00 children – 12 years old & under.
  • Commercial vendors
  • Extensive drive-in Flea Market
  • Amateur Radio license exams, see below
  • QSL checking
    • DXCC, VUCC, WAS, and WAC applications.
    • Requires filled out application and stamped envelope to mail it to the ARRL.
  • Overnight parking & camping, $10.00 fairgrounds fee
  • Electricity available on site
  • New radios, antennas and test equipment
  • Dealers with wire, cable, connectors and more
  • Computer dealers – new equipment & software
  • CB equipment available in Flea Market
  • Food & beverage on grounds
  • Door prizes!
  • Grand Prize Drawing at 1:00 pm!

License Exam Contact: 

Testing SessionJerry Schroder Jr., KCØWWV
1815 F Avenue
Muscatine, IA 52761
Phone (563) 607-0793
E-mail KC0WWV@machlink.com
Testing on Sunday
in the Midway Pavillion
Starts at 9:30 a.m.
No test after
11:30 a.m.
  • FCC License Exams for all classes. Walk-ins welcome.
  • NCVEC Form 605 must be completed by the candidate and will be provided.
    It also may be downloaded from the ARRL VEC
    (www.arrl.org/arrlvec/ncvec605-3.pdf).
  • Examinees must present personal picture ID (no exceptions).
  • If licensed, bring original and photocopy of current FCC license and/or CSCEs.
  • Exam fee as allowed by FCC.

Last updated October 7, 2016.