Saturday August 4th, 2018

28th Annual Columbus Hamfest

The Aladdin Shrine Center, and the Voice Of Aladdin Amateur Radio Club, welcomes the ARRL Ohio Section Conference

Saturday August 4th, 2018
The hamfest is held the 1st Saturday of August, at the Aladdin Shrine Center. Vendor setup at 6 am, open to the public from 8 am, until 2 pm.

The Aladdin Shrine Center has moved!

It is now located in Grove City
APRS Marker - W8FEZ


$5 admission, 12 and under is free.

Flea Market

Flea market spaces are an additional $10 each. Sell from the trunk of your car, or, if selling inside, table and chairs are included. Fist come first served.


Forums covering a wide range of fun and interesting amateur radio topics, including the ARRL Forum, and the Ohio Single Side Band semi annual meeting.

VE Testing

Get an amateur radio license, or upgrade.

VE Amateur Radio Testing will begin at 9:00am. Walk ins are welcome, but pre-registration is encouraged to save time.

For Hamfest information email

2018 Columbus Hamfest Flyer pdf

The purchase of your ticket is not tax exempt