Upstate Hamfest update

We are happy to announce the following main prizes for the Upstate Hamfest on Saturday, May 4th.

Our Grand Prize is a Yaesu FT-891 HF/50 MHz transceiver, drawing will occur at 2pm. Second Prize is a Kenwood TM-V71A 144/440 MHz Dual Band Transceiver, drawing at 1pm. Third Prize is a Yaesu FT-65 144/440 MHz Dual Band Transceiver to be drawn at noon.

Please note: You do NOT have to be present to win the Grand, Second, and Third prizes. For the hourly and door prizes, you DO have to be present to win.

You can get your tickets online now on our website.

Hamfest – Vendor update

Hamfest update:

Vendors attending:   

  • The Wire Man
  • DB&J Electronics
  • Silver Tip Antennas
  • ACDC Electronics
  • Laptop Computers and Slimjim Antennas
  • Battery Specialist Inc.
  • JMR Sales
  • Birds and Breezes
  • Jewelry by Design

Check back for updates

Wrong times on our calendar

Hey folks,

A user recently noted that ALL of the times for events on our calendar are off by an hour due to the recent time change. Please bear with us, as we figure out a fix for this.

Thank you,
KJ4CTD

Hamfest Announcement

Hamfest announcement:

We would like to invite you to attend the Blue Ridge Amateur Radio club hamfest.

When:
Saturday May 4, 2019

Where:
Piedmont Interstate Fairgrounds

Location:
575 Fairgrounds Road
Spartanburg SC 29305

Admission tickets along with vendor information is now available on the BRARS website at BRARS.CC, under the Upstate Hamfest tab.

This will be updated as information becomes available.

Now seeking Hamfest volunteers

It’s that time of year again for our Annual Hamfest!

We are currently seeking volunteers for all sorts of things, from setup or tear down, to manning the gate, or providing assistance at the club table and other areas through the Hamfest.

We invite you to please use our Hamfest Volunteer Signup form.

Thank you!

BRARS Meeting March 4, 2019

We would to invite all that wish to attend to the BRARS meeting tomorrow night March 4, at the Red Cross, 940 Grove Rd Greenville SC  at 7 pm. The program will be the second in the Series on Land Opps and will cover UHF / VHF radios and their operation. Please bring working radios, antennas and power supplies for use during the program.