The 46th WINTERFEST will bring hams and equipment vendors together on Sunday, March 27th for a traditional hamfest (indoors and outdoors/ tailgating) andARRL VA Section Conventionfor 2022. WINTERFEST is an ARRL approved hamfest.
New Talk-in Frequency: 146.910 MHz (neg offset, 77 Hz CTCSS).
Location: WINTERFEST 2022 will again be held at the Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Campus. Enter the Campus off Wakefield-Chapel Rd, at the large Parking Lot B. Clickherefor more detailed directions and a campus map.
Attendance Ticket: Tickets are required for entrance to the Market Fair and the Convention Auditorium. $10 attendance tickets may be purchased onlinehere. (with a $0.97 surcharge per ticket and a an additional $.30 charge per order).Be sure to print off your ticket and bring it with you. Tickets may also be purchased at the door for $15. The price of the ticket includes one door prize ticket.
ARRL VA Section Convention: Download the Convention agendahere
Schedule for March 27th: Outdoor/Tailgating Parking Lot B3–Opens at 6:00 am. Indoor hamfest (Gym) —Opens at 8:00 am. ARRL VA Section Convention Forum (Auditorium)– Starts at 9:00 am. License Exams (Bldg CN) —Starts at 10:00 am. Door prize drawings — hourly 9:00 – 2:00 pm All indoor events in Building CE, Ernst Community Cultural Center and Bldg CN (License Exams).
Tailgating: WINTERFEST 2022 will feature an outdoor tailgate area with 150 paved tailgate spaces. Tailgate space selection will be available on a first-come first-served basis. We have never run out of tailgate space. Tailgating begins at 6:00 am, Sunday, March 27. The college does not permit overnight parking prior to the event. The first parking space is $20 and any additional spaces are $10 each. One attendance ticket is included.
Lodging: You can search Priceline for nearby hotels at this link:Priceline Hotel SearchDisclaimer: Vienna Wireless Society has no connection with Priceline or any listed accommodation. This link is provided as a courtesy only.
Disclaimers: NVCC does not sponsor or endorse this event; Attendees shall follow all published policies of the College, as publishedhereThe College’s current COVID-19 face mask policy ishere