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About The Kalamazoo Hamfest

The Kalamazoo Hamfest is sponsored by the Kalamazoo Amateur Radio Club and the Southwest Michigan Amateur Radio Team.  The Kalamazoo Hamfest is one of the best Hamfests in the state of Michigan and is held every October.


Here is the MapQuest location of the Fairground - Map

The Hamfest is being held in the Main Expo room at the newly renovated Kalamazoo County Fairground in Kalamazoo Michigan. The Main Expo is the newest and largest room in the Expo Center and in the county. This room features a polished concrete floor, restrooms, concession window and three overhead doors with access to a covered loading dock. A high ceiling and expansive open floor space make the Main Expo a great option for large exhibitions and trade shows.

The County Expo Center and Fairground sits on 130 acres and is located at 2900 Lake St. off of Business Route I-94 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, 49048.

The fairground hosts many amenities including overnight camping. 
For more information on the Expo Center and Fairground visit the Kalamazoo County Fairground website.

Talk In Information

  • Primary Talk In will be held on 147.040 MHz + offset with a PL of 94.8 This is the K8KZO repeater.


Admission is $5.00 with either advance purchase or at the door.

Advance ticket sales:
Send check with SASE to-
Kalamazoo Hamfest
PO Box 33
Richland, MI 49083

* Orders received after 10/1/14 will be held for pickup at the door.