Date and Time
The 46th Annual Lafayette Hamfest took place on Sunday, August 20th, 2017. Doors were open from 8:00am - 1:00pm with prize drawings from 9:00am - 12:00 Noon.
VE Testing will be at 9:00am
Admission and Costs
Admission and table rental remained unchanged for 2017!
- Adult Admisssion - $5
- Children Under 12 - FREE
- Inside Vendor Table - $5 Each
- Outside Flea Market Table - FREE
Must purchase general admission to sell in Flea Market
The 46th Annual Lafayette Hamfest was hosted at the Franklin L. Cary Boy-Scout Camp, approximately 1.5 miles East of Interstate 65 on State Road 26 East.
As always, the following frequencies were used for W9REG operations:
W9REG Talk-In Frequency
145.370 (-)Offset, PL: 131.8Hz
The 2017 Lafayette Hamfest included our Featured Vendor from Champaign, IL
Pre-orders with Steve were delivered to our hamfest by calling him at (217) 352-1725!
Reservations were accepted for tables. Regular setup time began at 6:00am Sunday morning; advanced set-up for large vendors could be arranged for Saturday evening. Flea market setup began when the doors opened at 8:00am Sunday. Please contact Earle Nay, AB9EN for additional information or to reserve your tables now.