Greater Houston Hamfest This Saturday 3/23/13
Amateur ("Ham") radio operators from all over will converge on the Fort Bend County Fairgrounds (4200 Highway 36, Rosenberg, Texas) for the Greater Houston Hamfest Saturday, March 23rd. Ham radio is a great hobby, as well as a means of emergency communications when other systems fail. Presented by the Brazos Valley Amateur Radio Club, this is the 2nd largest hamfest in Texas!
Registration begins at 7:00am; hours for the hamfest are 8:00am-1:30pm. Here are a few of the featured activities planned:
RAFFLE: Tickets $1 each, 7 for $5
GRAND PRIZE: Icom IC-7000 Mobile HF/VHF/UHF Transceiver w/ Separation Kit and Mounting Bracket PLUS- LDG IT-100 Autotuner Provided by BVARC and Icom
2nd PRIZE: Kenwood TM-V71A Mobile Dual Band transceiver Provided by Houston Amateur Radio Supply
3rd PRIZE: Alinco DR-135
For complete information, go to: http://www.houstonhamfest.org/
Click here to download the flyer for the 2013 Greater Houston Hamfest!