Welcome to the HRAC 2021 Firecracker and ARRL State Convention. The premiere amateur radio event inĀ  Pennsylvania and largest electronics tail gate/flea market in Central Pennsylvania. Mark your calendars now for Saturday, July 3rd.

This year we celebrate our 50th annual event. Please take this opportunity to not only attend an actual Hamfest, but also participate in the State Convention. There promises to be many great speakers in addition to many new and used equipment dealers.

There will be covered pavilions and picnic tables available, including areas set aside for clubs and discussion groups. Being an ARRL sanctioned event, there will also be several speakers and multiple educational opportunities, as a well a QSL card checking.


Given the ongoing recovery from COVID-19 Lockdown, details are still being planned and finalized. Please return frequently to watch for updates and additional information regarding this spectacular event!


The following is a complete listing of vendors in alphabetical order committed to attending or being represented at the HRAC 201 Firecracker and ARRL State Convention:

  • G and G Electronics of Maryland
  • KJI Electronics (Authorized Yaesu Dealer)
  • Satellite Sam
  • Sauder Electronics

NOTE: This list is growing everyday! Please check back frequently for an up-to-date list of vendors and speakers scheduled to appear. If you are interested in being a vendor, please feel free to contact Terry Snyder (WB3BKN) at wb3bkn1@gmail.com.


Thank you for your continued support of HRAC and amateur radio. Please visit us often and stay tuned for announcements on future events.


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GPS Coordinates
40.34416258670904, -76.88467323729854

Saturday, July 3, 2021
Open to Public Starting at 8:00 AM

Postal Employees Picnic Grounds
1500 Roberts Valley Road
Harrisburg, PA 17112