Welcome the official website of the Capital City Hamfest and Mississippi state ARRL Convention.
FRI JAN 29th 2016 5:00PM - 8:00PM
SAT JAN 30th 2016 8:00AM - 4:00PM
Hamfest admission is $8.00, includes 1 FREE door prize ticket. For $15 you get admission and 10 door prize tickets. Admission is FREE for children 12 and under!
This year’s Guest Speaker - Sean Kutzko
Sean Kutzko, KX9X, is the ARRL Media and Public Relations Manager. Sean came to ARRL in 2007 as the Contest Branch Manager and was promoted to PR in June 2013. First licensed in 1982 as KA9NGH, Sean’s ham radio interests include HF and VHF contesting and DX’ing, portable operating and working the Amateur Radio satellites. He enjoys mentoring and Elmering newer hams. “Several Old Timers took the time to teach me how to be a good operator; now it’s my turn to give back.” Outside of ham radio, Sean enjoys playing drums in blues and jazz groups, following major league baseball, and making artisan breads and pizza. He lives in West Hartford, Connecticut, just five minutes from ARRL Headquarters, with his cat, Aja.