The 22nd Annual Catawba Valley Hamfest

Saturday - April 27th, 2019
8AM - Until
Burke County Fairgrounds
145 Bost Road
Morganton, NC
(For direction mapping only, NOT MAILINGS)

Phone: 828-437-2787
We Have VE Testing On Site

Due to scheduling conflicts, the 2019 Hamfest will be the 4th Saturday in April instead of the 3rd.
To avoid future conflicts,  the Hamfest date will be permanently changed to the 4th Saturday in April!
See y'all on April 27th.
In the event of rain covered flea market spaces will be available on a 1st come 1st serve basis at no extra cost (1 space per vehicle)


Grand Prize:
Icomm IC-7100

2019 Winner:
Marion Hall

Hudson, NC

Second Prize: Dual Band Mobile Transceiver (TYT TH-7800)

2019 Winner:

Dave Brittain (KN4TZA)

Morganton, NC


Third Prize :

Baofeng UV-82 Dual Band Handheld


2019 Winner:

Randy Dobbins (KL7OT)

Morganton, NC


Tickets Are Still:
$4 Early
$5 At the Gate

Children 12 & Under Get In Free
NEW: Additional Tickets Will Be Sold Inside The Gate At The Prize Drum (For The Prize Drawings Only) For $1 Each
Burke County Ruritans doing Breakfast and Lunch!!

Talk-in - 147.150+ 

Information - 146.415 (Simplex)
Parking Lot - 146.400 (Simplex)

Disclaimer: The Catawba Valley Hamfest is held on the property of the Burke County Fairgrounds. No alcoholic beverages or firearms are permitted on fairground property. The sale of adult, X-rated, or pornographic material is specifically prohibited. The sale of any illegal material according to the laws of The United States or the State of North Carolina is also prohibited. Anyone who does not comply with the above restrictions may be asked to leave the fairgrounds immediately.

2019 Catawba Valley Hamfest