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A local event like a contest or show.

IPMS Northern Virginia Modelers Model Classic 2018

April 21, 2018 - 9:00am

One day show consisting of a contest, vendors, exhibitors, and programs consisting of techniques demonstrations and modeling related presentations.  Our host organization at Fairfax High School is the Fairfax High School Choral Patrons.  The choral members and their parents will be serving food and beverages during the show.  The choral will also sing the National Anthem at the opening ceremony, with The Young Marines providing the honor guard.

3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax, VA, 22030

Phantom Phurball 2018: 60 Years of Phabulous Phantoms!

April 7, 2018 - 7:00am

2018 Contest information

The Phantom Phlashers Proudly Presents: The Phantom Phurball Celebrating Sixty Years of Phabulous Phantoms

When: April 7, 2018

Where: at the Anniston City Meeting Center 1615 Noble St Anniston, AL 36201

Directions:

The Anniston Meeting Center is located one block off Quintard Avenue (US Hwy 21) between Wilmer Ave and Noble Street Directly behind the Hotel Finial. Traveling south, turn right onto 17th Street. Look for the "Model Show" signs.

FEATURING:

THE BEST RAFFLE IN THE SOUTHEAST- INCLUDING MANY WINGNUT WINGS KITS

OVER 50 VENDOR TABLES!

SPECIAL AWARDS FOR THE BEST F-4 PHANTOM, BEST WORLD WAR I MODEL, BEST TUSKEGEE AIRMEN AIRCRAFT, AND USMC SUBJECT!

Special Award Criteria:

Any mark of F-4 Phantom (including the F-110A Wraith) is eligible to compete for the Best F-4 Phantom Award

Any aircraft, ship, tank, vehicle, figure, etc. depicting a historical model or scene from any nation involved in World War I dating from July 28, 1914 through November 11, 1918 is eligible to compete for the Best World War I subject award

Any aircraft flown by the Tuskegee Airmen from 1940 to 1949 is eligible to compete for the Best Tuskegee Airmen Aircraft award. These aircraft were the: Pt-17 Stearmen, T-6 Texan, P-39 Airacobra, P-47 Thunderbolt, P-40 Warhawk, B-25 Mitchell, and P-51 Mustang. Planes flown by former Tuskegee Airmen at later times such as Chappie James F-4 Phantom in Vietnam are not eligible for consideration for this award.

The criteria for the Best USMC subject is any aircraft, vehicle, or figure representing the United States Marine Corps from any era from 1775 to the present day.

As always, if your choice is esoteric, documentation is your best friend! (and the judges appreciate it too)

REGISTRATION

$10.00 FOR YOUR FIRST MODEL, $1.00 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL MODEL. $2.00 IPMS DISCOUNT. JUNIOR MODELERS 17 AND UNDER: $5.00 UNLIMITED MODELS!

VENDORS TABLES:

$20.00 EACH. RESEVATIONS OF MORE THAN 5 TABLES WILL BE CHARGED $20 FOR THE FIRST TABLE AND $15 FOR EACH ADDITIONAL TABLE.

VENDOR CONTACT:

TREY RUSH at: PHONE: (205) 478-4091

1615 Noble St, Anniston, AL, 36201

Atlanta Con 2018

February 10, 2018 - 9:00am

Annual model contest jointly sponsored by IPMS Atlanta and IPMS Marietta.  Last year we had over 400 entries and 85 vendor tables.  Make 'N Take for the kids.  This year we are Commemorating the Centennial Conclusion of WWI with special awards.

 

1032 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA, 30060

SuperCon 2017

September 9, 2017 - 9:00am

The annual SuperCon will be held on Saturday, September 9th, 2017, at the Bob Duncan Center in Vandergriff Park - Arlington, Texas (same place as the past many years!).

Hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm, with the following breakdown:

 

9:00am - 11:00am  Registration

1:00pm - 3:30pm  Judging (Model display area closed during this time)

3:30pm - 5:00pm  Awards - model area is reopened!

9:00am - 500pm  Vendor areas are open

 

11:00am - 3:00pm door prize drawings  :)

 

Entries:

Adults (15 years old and up):  $15.00 for three models, additional models are $2.00 each

Juniors (11 to 14 years old):  $5.00 for two models, additional models are $2.00 each

Children (up to 11 years old):  $3.00 for three models, additional models are $1.00 each

 

General Admission:  $5.00 per person.  Children 6 years old and younger are admitted free.

 

Vendor Tables:  Contact Mr. Robert Ferrera at 817-600-1377 or via e-mail: 

 

76 regular categoreis, with 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place medals!

 

Many special awards, including:

 

Best of Show

Most Popular

President's Award

Greatest Generation Award - Best WWII subject

Charlie Jay Memorial Award for Best in-country Vietnam War subject

(additional special awards to be added!)

 

For additional info, contact:

President - Dave Hibscher - 682-558-6436 (please keep calls to before 9:00pm Central)

 

2800 S. Center St., Arlington, TX, 76014

Capitol Classic 2017

October 14, 2017 - 9:00am

ASMS Capitol Classic 2017. Presented by the Austin Scale Modelers Society. We have a new location this year: Travis County Exposition Center; 7311 Decker Lane, Austin, TX 78724. Saturday, October 14th, 2017 and the doors open at 9:00am. Our Show Theme: "Old Dog, New Tricks". Model contest, vendor tables, door prizes, and a Make & Take for kids.

7311 Decker Lane, Austin, TX, 78724

A Night at the Movies

March 31, 2018 - 9:00am

The IPMS CoMMiES presents our tenth annual model contest.

Saturday, March 31st, 2018, 9:00am to 7:00pm

Registration: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Make & Take: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Demos: 10:00am to 5:00pm

Judging: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Awards presentation: 6:00pm

Models: Adults, $5.00 per entry, 4 or more, $20 unlimited

Juniors, (17 and under), $5:00 for unlimited entries

IPMS members receive $1:00 off per entry

The theme this year is "A Night at the Movies". If it's been in the movies or on TV, it can be a theme entry and qualify for the theme award. Also you may enter a "what-if", such as a Ghostbusters tank or a Flintstones battleship.

Rules: No prize winning model from a previous CoMMiESFest may be entered. Sweeps are allowed.

We'll have 36 categories, best-of-category, best-of-show, people's choice, and other special awards.

As usual, our show will be held at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds, in Golden, Colorado.

Check our website, (www.commiesfest.com) and Facebook page, (CoMMiES), for the latest info, categories list, and more!

Vendor tables available! Contact Sean Kneeland at

Contact Robb if you're interested in sponsoring an award, special award, or category, at

Other info:

Jefferson County Fairgrounds

15200 W. 6th Ave.

Golden, Colorado, 80401

303-271-6600

 

Chapter contact: Brad Guy, at

commiesfest.com

email

jeffoc.us/parks/fairgrounds/

15200 W. 6th Ave., Golden, CO, 80401