Saturday August 4th, 2018

28th Annual Columbus Hamfest

The Aladdin Shrine Center, and the Voice Of Aladdin Amateur Radio Club, welcomes the ARRL Ohio Section Conference

Saturday August 4th, 2018
The hamfest is held the 1st Saturday of August, at the Aladdin Shrine Center. Vendor setup at 6 am, open to the public from 8 am, until 2 pm.

The Aladdin Shrine Center has moved!

It is now located in Grove City
APRS Marker - W8FEZ


$5 admission, 12 and under is free.

Flea Market

Flea market spaces are an additional $10 each. Sell from the trunk of your car, or, if selling inside, table and chairs are included. Fist come first served.


9:00 am  System Fusion DR2
10:00 am ARRL Awards and ARES Update
11:00 am OSSBN Semi Annual meeting.

VE Testing

Get an amateur radio license, or upgrade.

VE Amateur Radio Testing will begin at 9:00am. Walk ins are welcome.
ARRL Testing Fee $15. Cash or Check only.

QSL Card Checker
Dave Vest K8DV will be there to check QSL cards (authorized for 160M)

For Hamfest information email

2018 Columbus Hamfest Flyer pdf

Aladdin Shrine Center
1801 Gateway Circle
Grove City, Ohio 43123