The Sevier County Hamfet 2020 is back on September 19 from 8 AM to 4 PM.
It's at the Sevier County (TN) Fairgrounds at 754 Old Knoxville Highway, Sevierville, TN 37862-3138.
There will be VE testing about 1300. You need a FRN # and state ID with photo. $15 for the exam; cash preferred but they'll take a credit card. No checks.
Prizes to win include a Yaesu FT-857D and "the Connect System Dual Band 800D" as well as an ICOM IC-7100.
Concerning these prizes, looks like you can enter even if you can't be there.
"Also if you wish to buy tickets for the Grand Prize Drawing and unable to attend this years Hamfest, you can purchase as follows:
5 Tickets are 20.00
10 Tickets are 40.00
20 Tickets are 70.00
We will mail the tickets to you less the stub which will be placed in the bin , for the drawing of the 2 Grand Prizes, and ship the radio to you., note this is only for those who are not able to attend, does not include any door prizes given away.
You can send a check or money order to Rick Sawaya N4JTQ
2005 Spence Mountain Loop
Sevierville TN 37876
for any questions you may have ..
Please make out the check or money order to Sevier County Amateur Radio Society...."
Several dealers will be there including Wireman, Ham World Inc., GigaParts, the Signman of Baton Rouge, and a few others. ARRL will be officially represented as well.
Just thought y'all would like to now.
73 DE KD5COL,
--- Maximus/2 3.01
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