Those who had their tickets deferred last year will be deferred again. Those who purchased 2021 tickets will also be deferred. If you desire a refund instead please email and we will contact you.

Get your tickets for the show!

Online Orders Open

Buy Tickets Online

$26 advanced registration
$31 at the door

A ticket includes:
  • Admission to the show for Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • All forums and special speakers in the show
  • Prize Drawing

Student Tickets – Good for all three days!

All persons over 12 years of age attending Hamvention® are required to have an admission ticket. Age 12 years and under are admitted free without a ticket if accompanied by a valid ticket holder. Junior High thru High School students can obtain a free ticket at the Will Call window at the pedestrian entrance. Teachers may order student tickets by making their request on school letterhead and sending to or mailing to PO Box 1446, Dayton, OH 45401-1446.

Student Ticket Drawings

You must deposit your registration stub in the student ticket drum to be eligible. The student drum is located in Building 4.

2022 Mail Order Tickets

Updated: 07/27/21

Mail Order Form

Any orders postmarked after April 30th will be returned unopened.

**You may need a PDF reader such as Adobe Acrobat to view the form

Questions??? Contact information for the respective committees (Tickets, Flea Market & Inside Exhibits) can be found on the contact us page!

If you have ordered online and did not receive anything in the mail please contact


Purchase Tickets In Person:

We are not sure whether our normal local vendors will have showrooms open to purchase tickets but we will update as soon as more information is available.

Purchase Tickets during Hamvention:

Last day of advance ticket sales and start of Will Call pickup at the pedestrian entrance ticket booth Thursday May 19th 11 am to 5 pm. Will Call tickets available through Sunday May 22nd during Ticket Booth Hours shown below.
o Friday May 20 7:30 am to 5 pm
o Saturday May 21 7:30 am to 5 pm
o Sunday May 22 8 am to 1 pm