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.
All of our events on our calendar on the website now have had their times corrected.
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.
We would like to invite you to attend the Blue Ridge Amateur Radio club hamfest.
Saturday May 4, 2019
Piedmont Interstate Fairgrounds
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.
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.
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.
Membership renewals through the website have now been reenabled. There is a top level menu that will take you directly to the Membership Renewal area. Thank you for your patience!