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Berryville (VA) Hamfest

August 4 @ 8:00 am EDT


Berryville Hamfest
Sunday August 04, 2024

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Gate opens at 6:00AM

Vendor Buildings Open by 8:00AM

TechTalks 9AM-Noon @ Show Barn

  • General Admission $10.00 cash per person, children under 16 free
  • Additional $10.00 per space for tailgaters—no reservations. First come, first served
  • Commercial and indoor tables by reservation (see vendor form registration link below)
  • Country ham and egg breakfast at 7 am  
  • Concessions and snack bar available
  • Grand Prizes and hourly drawings
  • County park with pool, picnic area, and playground opposite hamfest
  • Camping spaces available Saturday night – $15 per vehicle – limited hookups
  • QSL card checking (for awards) at the ARRL table – Ruritan building, 8 to 11 AM
  • Large tailgating area with ample shade under the big oak trees
  • Electric power is available for testing purposes at various places within the tailgating area

CARC Editor’s Note:  This 2022 graphic will be updated if or when new content becomes available.
You may find that the map remains helpful in 2023.



Gate opens at 6:00 a.m.
Country Ham and Eggs Breakfast is available at 7:00 a.m., or 6:00 a.m. depending on where you read it.
Vendor Buildings open by 8:00 a.m.
Famous Barbecue begins at 11:00 a.m.


VE Exams

• Laurel Amateur Radio Club VE Team will be administering license exams (Clarke County High School), right down the road from the Fairgrounds). Walk-ins welcome.
All license classes , or no license yet, are welcome.

Clarke County High School
627 Mosby Blvd
Berryville, VA 22611


• Testing begins at 12 noon. Photo ID required. FCC FRN Required [ What is / Get your FRN Click Here ]


For more information about the exams contact:

John Creel



See also What to Bring to the Exam Session from the ARRL – VEC 


August 4
8:00 am EDT
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Clarke County Ruritan Fairgrounds
890 W Main St
Berryville, VA 22611 United States


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