CVARC Hamfest

The OFFICIAL Website of the 2023 Cedar Valley Amateur Radio Club Hamfest 

Linn County Fairgrounds, Central City Iowa

Saturday August 5, 2023 – 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Prices for the Event:

  • Kids under 18: FREE
  • Adults: $10
  • Flea Market Tables: $10 ($15 after July 1)
  • Outdoor Fleas:  Free!
  • Commercial Vendors: $10/table w/2 free tickets
  • RV Camping: $20/night
  • Offsite camping available: Pinicon Ridge Park
  • Sign up list for volunteers (click here)
  • Contact David Layher to reserve tables
  • VE Testing at 3:00 PM, contact Al Butler for information:

Excellent on-site food supplied by Linn County 4-H Clubs and Linn County Pork Producers.

Official Hamfest Flyer

2023 CVARC Hamfest – Linn County Fairgrounds, Central City Iowa

Questions? Contact Hamfest Chairman David Cripe at