EURO SCALE MODELLING
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Nieuwegein , The Netherlands (NL)
10.00 - 17.00 hrs
Organized by IPMS Nederland
Again, this large one day event will comprise of a large exhibition of finished plastic scale models as well as our renowned plastic (scale-) modelling contest. Over 1,100 yards of tables with the most exciting and diversified plastic model kit fair of the low-countries. Our stated aim is to combine a leading social event for the plastic-modeller with a successful day for the plastic model trade.
As in previous years, our Euro Scale Modelling event will be held at NBC-Congrescentrum (NBC) at Nieuwegein, near Utrecht, centrally located in the Netherlands.
The two main NBC exhibition halls - the "Grand Hall" and the "Event Hall" are fully packed but also extra space will be used. IPMS clubs and their Regional Chapters, Special Interest Groups and other modelling clubs (many from abroad) will participate. Traders and private sellers will sell new, stock and rare plastic model kits, products and accessories.
Some key-numbers about the event:
* more than 1,100 yards of pure scale modelling displays and 150 exhibitors and traders from ten different European countries.
* Approximately 2,500 up to 3,000 modellers, visitors, buyers are expected from all of Europe, both IPMS members and others.
* Many international visitors and professional Traders of plastic model kits, tools, accessories, and associated materials will attend.
* Approximately 100 exhibiting modelling clubs and individual modellers displays, both IPMS related and non-aligned.
* Group projects and themes will be exhibited by IPMS-Regional Chapters, IPMS-Special Interest Groups, Clubs, and Individual participants, exhibiting their finished and on-going projects.
* Hundreds of models will compete in our Scale Modelling Contest which will be open to all. Junior participants (up to 16 years old) enter the contest for FREE.
* A separate section of the event will be devoted to paper scale modelling, with many leading Publishers, Traders and Modellers attending.
* And last but not least: our Raffle with scores of prizes large and small to be won.
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