67th Annual Berryville Hamfest
1519 General Admission
Large tailgating area with ample shade under the big oak trees. Also, electric power is available for testing purposes at various places within the tailgating area.
RURITAN FAIRGROUND RULES: NO pets, pornography, or weapons
VE Exams: Laurel Amateur Radio Club VE team will be administering license exams at the Cooley Elementary School (across from the Hamfest). Walk-ins welcome. All license classes. Testing begins at 12 noon. Photo ID required. For more information about the exams contact: John Creel WB3GXW@arrl.net or 301-572-5124.
Last year's (2016) Attendance
106 Inside Vendor Tables (24 Vendors)
2017 Inside VENDORS:
2017 Pavilion Vendors:
Your name could go here!
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for information about pavilions that can be reserved
Plus outside tailgate vendors throughout the Fairgrounds!
Inside vendors will be spotlighted on our Facebook page throughout the morning of the event: https://www.facebook.com/ShenandoahValleyARC
Last year's Vendors get first priority if they send vendor form & money before May 1.
After that, spaces are first come, first served on receipt of rental fee. Vendors may set up after 2pm on Saturday afternoon, the day before the Hamfest. Late arrivals and access to vendor buildings by special arrangement with vendor coordinators, John and Elizabeth Cottrell (See contact info below).
NO Pets, Pornography, or Weapons!
Download copy of Hamfest 2017 Flyer (in PDF*) for distribution
Download a copy of the Hamfest Grounds (in PDF*)
Download Vendor Registration Form 2017 (in PDF*) first come, first served:
No registration and no reservations required for tailgater spaces. First come, first served.
*All downloads in Adobe Acrobat PDF file format.
For reservations and table assignments please contact vendor coordinators:
John (WD4GEK) and Elizabeth (W4EHC) Cottrell - BerryvilleHamfest@gmail.com - 540-436-3818
Reservations are not confirmed until you receive verbal, email, or written acknowledgement from vendor coordinators. All vendors and tail-gaters are also required to purchase a general admission ticket as well as their per space rental fee. No refunds after July 1st. There will be a 10% charge on refunds prior to July 1st.
Click here for Directions and a map to the Hamfest