DMRAA Events

Club Station Antenna Project – Help Needed

May 27th, 2024 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events

A new Mosley Pro-57-B-40 antenna covering 10m, 12m, 15m, 17m, 20m and 40m has been donated to the club station.  Over the next couple weekends the existing antenna will need to be moved and the new antenna assembled and put on the tower.   Beams for 2m, 70cm and 1.2GHz are also available to put above […]



DMRAA HAMFEST April 27th, 2024

Jan 12th, 2024 | By | Category: DMRAA Events

  Mark your calendars for Saturday April 27th, 2024 for the Des Moines Hamfest!  Location:  Elwell Family Food Center Directions: http://www.iowastatefair.org/visit/directions/ Admission:  $10.00 each, ages 12 & Under: FREE Tables:  $20.00 for the first table, each additional:  $15.00 Hours: 8:00am to 1:00pm Friday Vendor Setup 2:00pm-5:00pm, Saturday Vendors setup at 7:00am Online Reservations can be […]



DMRAA Christmas Party Tuesday December 5, 2023 6:00pm

Sep 11th, 2023 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events, DMRAA Meetings

Please join us for the 2023 DMRAA Christmas Party and get together. The event will be held at Chicago Speakeasy (1520 Euclid AvenueDes Moines, IA 50313-3010) on the East Side of Des Moines on Tuesday, December 5th at 6:00pm. The club has reserved the Party Room.  Each person is responsible for the cost of their […]



DMRAA Chili Feed & Auction November 21, 2023 6:00pm

Sep 11th, 2023 | By | Category: Alerts, Area Events, DMRAA Events

The 2023 Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association Chili Feed and Auction will be Tuesday November 21, 2023 6:00pm at the St Paul Presbyterian Church 6426 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston, IA 50131.  Admission is $10.  This includes both the meal and the auction. Bring the extra gear you haven’t used for a while and put it […]



Field Day 2023 – 06/23/23 thru 06/25/23

Jun 5th, 2023 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events, DMRAA Meetings

The 2023 Des Moines Radio Amateurs’ Association WØAK Field Day will be held at THE FORT DES MOINES MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER,  officially beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 24 and ending at 1 p.m. the next day, Sunday, June 25. WØAK will be operating as a 4E station — all stations will be […]



2023 Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association Hamfest – Des Moines, IA – 04/22/23

Feb 8th, 2023 | By | Category: Alerts, Area Events, DMRAA Events

We are pleased to announce the 2023 Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association Hamfest will be held in the Elwell Family Food Center at the Iowa State Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 22nd, 2023. For details or to reserve your table, please check out https://dmraa.com/hamfest We hope to see you all there!  



W0AK Club Station Activation, Saturday January 21st, 2023 12pm-6pm, Fort Des Moines Museum and Education Center

Dec 7th, 2022 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events, DMRAA Meetings

For January, we are starting the new year with an opportunity to operate HF from the club station (Hopefully everyone remembers any new skills they discovered during the club’s Field Day event this past June). The event is Saturday January 21st, 2023 starting at noon and concluding at 6:00pm, held at the DMRAA club station […]



DMRAA Chili Feed & Auction November 22, 2022 6:00pm

Aug 10th, 2022 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events

The 2022 Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association Chili Feed and Auction will be Tuesday November 22, 2022 6:00pm at the St Paul Presbyterian Church 6426 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston, IA 50131.  Admission is $10.  This includes both the meal and the auction. Bring the extra gear you haven’t used for a while and put it […]



Field Day 2022 – 06/24/22 thru 06/26/22

Apr 28th, 2022 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events

The 2022 Des Moines Radio Amateurs’ Association WØAK Field Day will be held at THE FORT DES MOINES MUSEUM AND EDUCATION CENTER,  officially beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 25 and ending at 1 p.m. the next day, Sunday, June 26. WØAK will be operating as a 3A station — all stations will be […]



2022 DMRAA Hamfest!

Feb 23rd, 2022 | By | Category: Alerts, DMRAA Events, Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

We are pleased to announce the return of the DMRAA Hamfest at the Iowa State Fairgrounds. The 2022 DMRAA Hamfest will be returning to the Elwell Family Food Center at the Iowa State Fairgrounds on April 23rd, 2022. For details please see our flyer or check out https://dmraa.com/hamfest We hope to see you all there! […]