One and one half hours from here is the Sevier County Hamfest held this year on March 30 from 0800 through 1500. Grab some friends and carpool to the party! For more information, follow this link: http://seviercountyars.org
Want to go to the Dayton Hamvention? Everyone needs to go at least one time to experience One Big Party dedicated to Amateur Radio! This year the event is scheduled May 17 – May 19 and like the Hamfest in Huntsville, you will want to book your hotel room early. Goto https://hamvention.org for more information.
One of the best Hamfest in this area is held every year in Huntsville Al. The dates this year are August 17 and 18. For more information goto: http://www.hamfest.org
The Shelby Hamfest is held on Labor Day Weekend every year with the gates open August 30 through September 1, 2018. Friday hours are 0900 – 1700. Saturday hours are 0800 – 1700 and Sunday hours are 0800 – 1300. The hamfest is located on the the fairgrounds at 1751 E. Marion St. Shelby, NC 28152. The link to the website is: http://www.shelbyhamfest.com/index.html