WARC Hamfest


Sunday, May 5, 2024

Bucks County Community College
Lower Bucks Campus
1304 Veterans Highway (Route 413)
Bristol, PA  19007

(Please note: This is not the main campus in Newtown, PA)

Gate opens at 7 am (6 am for vendors)
Held rain or shine!

Talk In on 147.09 and 443.950

    • New & Used Ham Radio & PC Equipment
    • Huge indoor facilities — Electricity available upon request
    • Handicap Parking Available
    • Gate admission: $8/person (unlicensed spouses & children under 13 free)
    • HUGE Outdoor Tailgating Area at $10/car-width space (head-in parking) — not including admission. No advanced reservation required.
    • Approx. 50 indoor spaces available at $20/table — not including admission
    • Equipment check-out table
    • VE Testing at 10:00 a.m. “seating limited”
    • DXCC Card checking
    • Door Prizes
    • Food service available
    • ARRL Guest Speakers
    • Overnight camping is not allowed on the college campus

  • Presentations

    • 8:30 am – AREDN Mesh Networks: Overview & Demo – Expansion of the Montgomery County AREDN Mesh Network – Overview of project and ongoing activities of the Jim Fisher Memorial Digital Network Association (JFMDNA) to expand the existing Montgomery County AREDN Mesh network to support the entire Philadelphia 5 county area. The presentation will include a demonstration of the AREDN Mesh technology and information on how Amateur Radio Operators with a technician or higher class license can participate and support this project.
    • 10:30 am – ARRL Atlantic Division/EPA Section Forum – ARRL Atlantic Division Director Bob Famiglio K3RF and ARRL EPA Section Manager Bob Wilson W3BIG will be hosting a forum to update attendees and answer questions.

  • Hamfest Chair:  Tony W3FLH


    2024 Warminster Hamfest Flyer – Download

    Warminster Hamfest Vendor Application – Download

    Bucks County Community College-Lower Bucks Campus, Bristol PA

    Hamfest GPS Coordinates are: Latitude: 40.112755 | Longitude: -74.876504
    From I-95:(North from Philadelphia or South from New Jersey) Take I-95 to Exit 40 (formerly Exit 26) – Bristol.
    Turn right at exit. Make first left at the light at Rockview Drive.

    WARC Hamfest Entrance at Rockview Drive

    Turn on Rockview Drive

    Hamfest photos

    WARC Hamfest Volunteer Signup