December 12 & 13 , 2014
Tampa Bay Hamfest - Selling Spaces
Main Hall – Commercial – Clubs - Swaps
This is inside the center building with the commercial vendors
Air Conditioned space, well lit, dry and comfortable.
Close to food and restrooms. Locked after show hours
Electric power available at most tables (fees apply)
$20 for an 8 foot table with up to 2 chairs - admission tickets required
Hours: Friday setup for commercial vendors at 7 AM
Friday setup for swap table vendors at 12 Noon
Friday open to public at 2 PM to 8 PM
Saturday setup for all vendors at 8 AM
Saturday open to public at 9 AM to 5 PM
No vehicles or trailers allowed in the building, Load-in by Hand Carts Only. Overhead door will be open
during the Setup time Friday and Saturday.
Overhead door must be closed during show hours on Friday and Saturday.
Table cloths are suggested for vendor tables. Tarps or Merchandise covers are suggested for Friday night.
If you order power bring your own plug-strips.
The Pavilions - Covered Swap
The Pavilions are the covered ag exhibit buildings on the east and west sides of the Main Building.
They are enclosed with half walls then open up to the roof for ventilation. Well lit, concrete floor,
near food and restrooms.
Ceiling fans for ventilation. No Power. Trailers OK inside your space.
$20 for a 20 foot by 25 foot swap space - admission tickets required
Hours: Friday setup for Pavilions at 12 Noon - Open to public 1 PM to 8 PM
Saturday setup for all at 8 AM - Open to public at 9 AM to 5 PM
Motorized vehicles may not remain inside. Load or unload only or drop trailer. Vehicles not allowed in
building during show hours. Vehicle access doors will not be opened during show hours. No generators
or motor driven equipment inside..
The buildings will be locked at night but the walls are open at the top. Merchandise covers or Tarps are
suggested, protect your own stuff.
The Strawberry Festival grounds provide an excellent Tailgate area. Vehicles may be left in your
space but security is up to you. Lots of Sun. Tailgate vendors may leave when you wish. Spaces
are first come first pick. Spaces are.
$10 - per 12’ wide by approx 24’ deep space - admission tickets required
Hours: Friday open for setup at 12 Noon - open to public at 1 PM to 8 PM
Saturday open for setup at 7 AM - open to public at 8 AM to 5 PM
The Florida Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Council (FGCARC) is an organization of amateur radio clubs/groups from West Central Florida.
The purpose of FGCARC is to
bring together hams to share information and ideas.
FGCARC is an ARRL affiliated council.
The major project of the The Florida Gulf Coast Amateur Radio Council is to sponsor the yearly Tampa Bay Hamfest.
Meetings are held monthly on the 4th Wednesday at 7:30 P.M.
PO Box 22042, Tampa, FL 33622-2042
Please contact FGCARC Hamfest Committee members directly: Hamfest Committee
Although we make every effort in making sure all information is accurate, we can not be held responsible for typographical errors.
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