Hamfests / SWAPs / Trunk Sales

Listed are within about 100 miles from Owosso/Corunna Area

The following is a list of Hamfests &/or SWAPs that are within about 100 miles from the Owosso/Corunna area. Some events are 'outside' this radius, but they seem to draw interest from some of the SARA members. PLEASE check the individual web links for current information for event details, as these can occasionally change. The sponsoring club’s web site is a great place to look for updates on current details and see what they are currently up to.

Also check the ARRL Hamfest Calendar web site. ARRL Hamfest Calendar

The list is in date order. Enjoy the information and let us know if we need to update or add anything. Some SWAPs we may not have good web links for... if you have better information, please let us know (email us).

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We try to keep the list 'current', but it can be a challenge. A '(??)' means we have no official information for this event at this time (it is just a 'swag'). Check their link to see what that organization has posted. Travel is at your own risk! Date information is just our best "ESTIMATE". See our 'Page Last Updated' line for when our data was last looked for by this site. Beyond there care from you is required!

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  • 27-Jan-2019 ~ Hazel Park, MI -- Hazel Park Swap & Shop at United Food and Commercial Workers, Madison Heights, MI. $5.00 8:00 AM till 12:00 noon.


  • 17-Feb-2019 ~ Livonia, MI ~ Livonia ARC, $5.00 at door 8:00 AM till Noon. Civic Park Seniors Center; 15218 Farmington Road, Livonia, Michigan. (SE corner of Farmington Rd and 5 mile)


  • 16-Mar-2019 ~ Kalamazoo-Marshall, MI ~ Crossroads ARC, Wings Stadium complex at 3600 Vanrick Dr., Kalamazoo Township, MI 49001 ~ 8:00 AM to Noon.
  • 17-Mar-2019 ~ Toledo, OH ~ Toledo Mobile Radio Association, 8:00 AM till 2:00 PM. Owens Community College - Student Health and Activity Center (SHAC); 30335 Oregon Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551.



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  • 04-Aug-2018 ~ UP Hamfest (Escanaba, MI) ~ Delta County ARC - Upper Pennsula, 8:00 AM till Noon Bay de Noc Community College; 2001 North Lincoln Rd; Escanaba, MI (talk-in 147.15 {100 Hz PL}).
  • 11-Aug-2018 ~ Angola, IN ~ Land of Lakes ARC, 8:00 AM till Noon $6.00 ~ Tables and Trunk Sales (free). Gateway Church, 255 N Greald Lett Ave., Angola, IN
  • 12-Aug-2018 ~ ARRL - Port Huron, MI - Great Lakes Maritime Center, 5 West Water St. , Port Huron, MI. {Downtown at the foot of Court St. where the Black River joins St. Clair River.} Trunk Sale only / free parking and free admission), 8 AM till Noon.

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  • 08-Sep-2018 ~ Wyoming, MI ~ GRARA Hamfest, Home School Building, 5625 Burlingame Avs., Wyoming, MI. Cost: $5.00 (students are free with ID), 8 AM till 1 PM.
  • 09-Sep-2018 ~ Findlay Hamfest ~ Findlay, OH - Findlay Radio Club, Hancock County Fairgrounds, 1017 E. Sandusky St., Findlay, OH 45840
          7:30 AM till ?? $7.00 per person. ~ 2nd Sunday {Based on 2016 data - no 2017 official data - Jan 12, 2017}
  • 16-Sep-2018 ~ Adrian, MI ~ Adrian Hamfest, Lenawee County Airport {Newer Location} See their Web Site for Details.

             FUTURE DATE: 2019 ~ September 16


  • 06-Oct-2018 ~ Thunder Bay ARC ~ {Donation} 2380 US 23 S.; Alpena, MI.
  • 20-Oct-2018 ~ Muskegon Color Tour Hamfest (2017 - No 2018 at this time) ~ $6.00 at Door 8:00 AM till Noon. Muskegon County Emergency Communications Services Building, Fellowship Reformed Church, 4200 E Apple Ave., Muskegon, MI
  • 21-Oct-2018 ~ Kalamazoo Hamfest, Kalamazoo, MI ~ $6.00 at Door, 8:00 AM to 12:00 noon. Kalamazoo County Expo Center, 2900 Lake St., Kalamazoo, MI. See their site for direcions!
  • 28-Oct-2018 ~ Madison Heights, MI ~ USECA Hamfest, United Food & Commercial Workers 876 Hall; 876 Horace Brown Drive, Madison Heights, MI 48071. $5.00 at Door, 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM.


  • 17 & 18-Nov-2018 ~ Fort Wayne, IN ~ Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and Exposition Center, 4000 Parnell Ave., Fort Wayne, IN. Parking $5.00; Admission $6.00 (Sat & Sun.); $3.00 Sunday Only!
  • 24-Nov-2018 ~ Brazil, IN ~ Wabash Valley ARA, Clay County Fairgrounds, 6650 N. State Road 59, Brazil, IN (near Terre Haute) -- Turkeyfest & Computer Show {4th Saturday in November ~ Indoor Event}.


  • 02-Dec-2018 ~ Madison Heights, MI ~ L'Anse Creuse ARC Annual Hamfest & Swap, Madison Place {Harrison Twp.}, 876 Horace Brown Drive, Madison Heights, MI 48071.


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