Slidell EOC HamFest
sponsored by the Ozone Amateur Radio Club
The Storm did not affect us at
all. See you at the Hamfest
Saturday, July 20, 2019 - at the John Slidell Park Gymnasium, 105 Robert Blvd, Slidell, LA. Open to the Public 8:00 a.m to 2:30 p.m. Admission is
$5.00 (includes 1 Raffle Ticket free). Extra Raffle Tickets
are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.
Back doors open at 6:00 a.m. for the Flea Market people to get in and set-up
on the day of the Hamfest.
The kitchen opens at about 6:15 or so with coffee and Apple
Fritters. OARC Members working the hamfest
need to be at the gym for 6:00 a.m. We do ask Commercial
Vendors to do their set up on Friday, July 19th starting from 12:00
p.m. and be finished by 6:00 p.m.
Please click the Icon Above to see the entire Hamfest Flyer
There will be a 6 passenger golf cart to
help bring attendees from the front parking lot to the gym and back
starting at 7:30 a.m.
Information:Pine Crest RV Park
Electronics Web Site.
Symposium July 19-21, Slidell, LA
Bob Heil - K9EID will be giving a
W9DYV forum on Friday and a Q & A session on Saturday.
Time for Forum is TBA
La Quinta Inn & Suites, 126 Holiday Blvd.
For Reservations: 985-649-2170 Mention Hamfest for
Map Directions from LaQuinta Inn to the Hamfest link is em-
bedded. Click on picture to the
right to make it bigger.
GRAND PRIZE DRAWING – 2:00 p.m.
1st Main Prize
a Yaesu FT 991A
2nd place Prize is a
3rd Prize is a Yaesu F70 DR
4th Prize is a $100.00 Gift Cert. from DX
Talk in will be on 147.270 repeater +600
Dave-K5OZ - Chairperson
Ron-WB5CXJ - Co-Chairperson
Other Links are at the bottom of this page.
List of Vendors:
The Sign Man
Be Ready Solar
N5IAW Connector's Guy
Test Session: When Scheduled; Test session
will be held at the Latter Day Saints Building, 480 Robert Blvd,
Slidell, LA at 8:30 a.m. More info on the ARRL website when
for more information:
If you are up grading your License, please bring any CSCEs that you have, a copy
of your CSCEs and a copy of your License. Bring copies that you can
leave. We do not have a copy machine.
The test fee is $15.00 and we prefer exact cash if possible. Anyone
with special needs, need to contact
firstname.lastname@example.org 2 weeks before
the session so we can be prepared. If we do not have enough
VE's present, we may not be able to accommodate you.
If you are testing for the first time, we recommend getting your
FRN number before you test. Otherwise, you will have to use your Social
Security Number on all of the paper work.
Please check the
ARRL site for more info on what to bring and how to get an FRN number.
If you test without the FRN, you will be issued a FRN number when
you get your license.
Please feel free to email email@example.com
if you need for more information.
Flea Market Registration Form
Shack: 2190 4th St., Slidell, LA • Mail: PO Box 553, Slidell, LA
70459 • Webmaster: John Guthans, AA5UY • Artwork by Judy Guthans, AA5UZ