The 2017 Palm Springs Hamfest will be held at the beautiful Palm Springs Air Museum located at 745 North Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA 92262 Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. VE testing will be available this year from 9:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Admission: Presale price is $8 and $10 at the door. Price includes admission to the Air Museum exhibits as well. Where else can you get a day’s worth of entertainment for that? You may purchase your advance tickets by clicking on the link on the main menu.
EXPO / Vendors
Hamfest is the best place to “gear up.” Dozens of vendors will be selling specially priced merchandise as well as giving product demos.
Vendors can set up between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Friday and from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Saturday. The Expo opens at 9:00 a.m.
Palm Springs Hamfest 2017 will offer VE Testing. Get your license or uUpgrade your license at the event, then get a deal on new gear from one of our fine Expo vendors — all in the same day! Testing this year will be from 9 a.m. to noon with the testing center closing at 1 p.m. No test may be started after 12:00 PM so that all testing applicants can finish by 1:00 p.m.
See our VE Testing page for information