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Fort Wayne Hamfest
November 19-20, 2022

Sponsored by the Allen County Amateur Radio Technical Society

The 2022 Fort Wayne Hamfest will be held on November 19th and 20th at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and Exposition Center, located at 4000 Parnell Avenue in Fort Wayne (at the corner of Parnell and Coliseum Blvd). 

Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, Administrator of the ARRL Volunteer Monitor Program, will be at the ARRL Forum Saturday morning

Communications Trailers from the Northeast Indiana ARA and the Wabash Valley ARA will be on display


ARRL Personnel Attending:
Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA, Central Division Director
Brent Walls, N9BA, Central Division Vice Director
Bob Burns, AK9R, Indiana Section Manager
Jim Moehring, KB9WWM, Indiana Section Emergency Coordinator

There will be DXCC, WAS, card checking at the ARRL table

There will be license testing Saturday morning, 9:00-12:00, $14.00

There will be no Saturday evening banquet this year

Another feature is the Buy It, Test It station near the announcers platform.
Buy It, Test It

Enter thru the Conference Center Entrance


There are no restrictions for 2022

And our plans for 2022 ....

The 2022 Fort Wayne Hamfest will be open to the public from 9 AM to 4 PM on Saturday November 19th, and from 9 AM to 2 PM on Sunday, November 20th. Admission is $8.00 per person for Saturday. Sunday admission will be $4.00. Children 11 and under are free with an adult. Tickets are available only at the door, no advance ticket sales.

There is plenty of parking in a large, paved parking lot, but please note that the Coliseum now charges a $8.00 parking fee every day.

We have several forums on Saturday, on many subjects relating to amateur radio and electronics and VE testing is planned for Saturday morning.

We will also be welcoming several representatives from the American Radio Relay League.

For More Information and table orders, just select one of the hamfest links on the left.

If you still haven't found the answers you're looking for, you can email your question to our Hamfest Chairman at chariman (at) fortwaynehamfest.com, or call our Hamfest line at 260-579-2196, where you can leave a message and we'll return your call as soon as possible.   If your questions relate specifically to tables or table sales, you can email our Table Chairman at tables (at) fortwaynehamfest.com, or leave a message on the Hamfest line.