2014 Shelby Hamfest    AUGUST 30 & AUGUST 31, 2014
"The Grand-Daddy of Them All"
Returns to Cleveland County Fairgrounds
For General Hamfest Info  (980) 295-5151
or chairman@shelbyhamfest.org

GENERAL INFORMATION 2014  - UPDATED 06/08/2014

Shelby Hamfest is always Labor Day Weekend
Saturday August 30 & August 31, 2014

Location of Fairgrounds: 
1751 E. Marion Street, Shelby, NC  28152
Approx. 35 miles west of Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Hours of Operation:
Gates open at 7:00 AM each day (August 30 & August 31)
Inside Dealer Buildings will be open 8:00 AM-5:00 PM on Saturday
Inside Dealer Buildings will be open 8:00 AM-1:00 PM on Sunday

$8.00 admission at the gate

For flea market info click link above

Talk-In:  146.880 (-), No Tone - W4NYR Repeater

Golf Cart Information

Upper Cleveland Golf Cars
5714 Fallston Road
Lawndale NC
704-538-8684
 
Rates:
1 – 3 days   $50.00/day
4 days        $45.00/day
5 plus days  $40.00/day
 
Golf cart use will be restricted to handicap and S.A.R.C. carts only during regular hours of operation for the Hamfest.  Wheelchairs and Scooters can be used at anytime for handicapped individuals.

Forums

Forums are still being confirmed for 2014.  Keep checking back as more will be posted.

Steve Ewald, WV1X - ARRL HQ Representative
Karl Bowman, W4CHX - NC ARRL Section Manager
Barry Baines, WD4ASW - AMSAT

Hours of Operation:
Gates open at 7:00 AM each day (August 30 & August 31)
Inside Dealer Buildings will be open 8:00 AM-5:00 PM on Saturday
Inside Dealer Buildings will be open 8:00 AM-1:00 PM on Sunday
SCHEDULE
UPDATED 8/5/2013 - VIDEOS

YES THERE WILL BE VE TESTING - LOCATION & DETAILS TO COME SOON

***** NEW THIS YEAR *****

If you wish to reserve a space but cannot travel to the land rush then here is a possible alternative for you.  Open Covered Reservable Spaces. 

This area has 8 X 16 ft. spaces, with access to power.  No tables are provided with these spaces.

This area will be available to move into after the land rush on August 24, 2014. These are limited in availability please contact Steen Richard for more information at inside@shelbyhamfest.org.  Prices are $30.00 per 8x16 space. An admission ticket is also required.

We recommended that you bring cords and power strips.  Spaces share receptacles.

NO VEHICLES ALLOWED IN THIS AREA.




BACK IN SHELBY, NC @
The Cleveland County Fairgrounds!

Please check back often to keep current on upcoming plans for this years hamfest. Thanks to all our faithful attendees who have helped keep our hamfest alive for the last 58 years

73,
Hope to see you this Labor Day weekend

   

Shelby Hamfest is always Labor Day Weekend
Saturday August 30 & August 31, 2014

Location of Fairgrounds: 
1751 E. Marion Street, Shelby, NC  28152
Approx. 35 miles west of Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Hours of Operation:
Gates open at 7:00 AM each day (August 30 & August 31)
Inside Dealer Buildings will be open 8:00 AM-5:00 PM on Saturday
Inside Dealer Buildings will be open 8:00 AM-1:00 PM on Sunday

Talk-In:  146.880 (-), No Tone - W4NYR Repeater

More information coming soon! 

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Click here for Vendor information and a list of confirmed vendors. *updated 8/1/2013

Contact Us

This website is still under construction as we make plans for our 2014 Shelby Hamfest in Shelby, NC @ the Cleveland County Fairgrounds.  Please check back often!

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