2015 Socorro Hamfest
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Saturday, October 3, 2015

Sponsored by:

Socorro Amateur Radio Association,
Tech Amateur Radio Association,
City of Socorro, Yaesu
and the
Vertu Fine Art Gallery

The Socorro Hamfest is sanctioned by the American Radio Relay League.

June 1 , 2015

Free Admission  Tailgating  Swap Tables  Grand Prizes  Silent Auction
Door Prizes  Forums 


Banquet  Vendors
 Friends Donuts/Coffee Arts/Crafts Breakfast/Lunch SARA Hams

Talk-in on 146.68-; 100 Hz PL
W5AQA D-Star 444.500 linked to 055A

When and where

SARA/TARA Hamfest Banquet


  • Grand Prizes


    Need not be present to win. Grand prize winners will be announced here within 24 hours of drawings.

Half-Hourly Prizes  

    SARA Canned Hams

    ARRL Publications (Antenna Book, Repeater Directories, ...)

    So much more ...

    Must be present to win. 

ARRL VE Session

The TARA/SARA Hamfest will include a VE session for all theory elements.  Walk-ins Welcome
  • 11:00 - 11:55: Registration - Engine Bay, Main Table
  • 12:00: ARRL VEC Exam - - Hallway #2, Classrooms A & B



Other Activities

Swapfest and Tailgate

  • Reserve tailgate spaces and indoor tables ($10 each)
  • Set up beginning at 07:30 October 3rd  


  • Al Braun, AC5BX, 722 California St., Socorro, NM 87801. Phone: 575/835-3456. E-mail:   


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