2019 Dayton Hamvention Exhibition Prospect

- Jan 14, 2019-

(source: hamvention.org)

2019 Dayton Hamvention exhibition Prospect

Time:  09:00 AM-06:00 PM

Editions:  16-19 May 2019

Address:   Greene County,Fairgrounds and Expo Center, Dayton,Ohio,United States



Amateur radio associations around the world usually hold exhibitions and events for hams every year. The three largest exhibitions are the hamvention held in Dayton, USA in May, the HAM RADIO in Friedrichshafen, Germany in June, and  the Jarl Ham Fair was held in Tokyo, Japan in August.Let's look ahead to the upcoming 2019 Hamvention exhibition.


Since 1952, Hamvention has been sponsored by the Dayton Amateur Radio Association (DARA). For many years, it has been the world's largest amateur radio exhibition, attracting HAM from all over the world.Here are the arrangements for Dayton Hamvention this year.


May 15th Night

- 7 PM Contest Super Suite at the Crowne Plaza opens hosted by the Mad River Radio Club, Frankford ---Radio Club and the North Coast Contesters.

- 8 PM to 10 PM Dayton Contest University 2019 Registration.

- 9 PM: HamNation Live, Harding Room, 2nd Floor of the Crowne Plaza

- 10:30 PM Pizza Party in the Harding Room


May 16th 

- 7 AM Dayton Contest University 2019 Registration opens. 

- 8 AM – 5 PM Dayton Contest University 2019 at the Crowne Plaza – 2nd floor.

- 6 PM RTTY Contesting Dinner, Spaghetti Warehouse.

- 7 PM Contest Super Suite at the Crowne Plaza hosted by the Mad River Radio Club, Frankford Radio Club and the North Coast Contesters.

- 10:30 PM Wing and Pizza Party in the Harding Room 


May 17th 

- 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Antenna Forum at Hamvention in Xenia, Ohio, Room 1 Moderator: Tim Duffy, K3LR.

- 7 PM Contest Super Suite at the Crowne Plaza hosted by The Mad River Radio Club , Frankford Radio Club and North Coast Contesters .

- 7 PM 30th Annual Top Band Dinner at the Crowne Plaza – Presidential Ballroom. Speaker is to be announced. 

- 11 PM Pizza Party in the Harding Room


May 18th

- 10:45 AM – 11:45 AM: RTTY Contest Forum at Hamvention in Xenia, Ohio,  Room 3 Moderator: Ed Muns, W0YK

- 1:20 PM – 3:05 PM: Contest Forum at Hamvention in Xenia, Ohio

- 6:30 PM 27th Annual Dayton Contest Dinner hosted by North Coast Contesters at the Crowne Plaza Presidential Ballroom. Dinner speaker is to be announced. 

- 7 PM Contest Super Suite at the Crowne Plaza hosted by The Mad River Radio Club, Frankford Radio Cluband North Coast Contesters.

- 11 PM Pizza Party in the Harding Room