Upcoming Shows & Swap Meets

Hope It Don't Snow Show

Event Date: February 4, 2023 (All day)
Rochester Empire Event Center
1517 16th Street SW
Rochester, MN, 55902
Region Number:Region 5 - Midwest
Event Host: Zumbro Valley Scale Modelers IPMS 5-33
Contact Information:
Contest Chairperson's Name: George Romano
Phone: (507) 358-4614
E-mail: George Romano

Mad City Modelers 27th annual scale model contest

Event Date: March 4, 2023 - 9:00am to 5:00pm CST
Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall
919 Alliant Energy Center Way
Madison, WI, 53713-1400
Region Number: Region 5 - Midwest
Event Host: Mad City Modelers
Contact Information:
Contest Chairperson's Name: Marek Rogal
Phone: (608) 438-1227
E-mail: Marek Rogal

AMG Milwaukee NNL 30

Date: April 15, 2023
Root River Center
7220 W Rawson Ave
Franklin, WI
Hosted by the Auto Modelers Group
Contact Info:
E-mail: Tom Nowak
E-mail: Scott Koch

Upper Peninsula Scale Modelers Annual Spring Modeling Contest

Event Date: Saturday May 6, 2023
Peter White Public Library
217 N. Front St.
Marquette, Michigan
Mark Dryer
(906) 486-6490
Jeff Selesky
(906) 226-8103
Soapy & Sons
(906) 228-7680

Region V Convention-"Spring in the Pines" Annual Contest and Swap Meet

Event Date: May 20, 2023 (All day)
Eagle River Derby Track Convention Hall
1311 N. Railroad St
Eagle River, WI, 54521
Region Number: Region 5 - Midwest
Event Host: Northwoods Scale Model Phanatics
Website: Northwoods Scale Model Phanatics Contact Information:
Contest Chairperson's Name: Tom Foerster
Phone: (715) 479-4988
E-mail: Tom Foerster

Annual Upper Peninsula Scale Model Contest Show and Raffle

Location: Peter White Public Library
Marquette MI 49855.
Sponsored by the Upper Peninsula Scale Modelers.
Entries will open around 10:00 AM and the awards should be completed by 3:30PM. The entry fee per model is $1.00. There is no attendance fee. A raffle will be held on the hour starting at 11:00 AM. Raffle prices are 25˘ per ticket plus an additional ticket per each entry.
Entry divisions will continue to be - Open (Advanced), Hobby (Novice) & Junior (under 16).
The categories in each division will be dependent on the entries. If any questions arise, the Contest Director will decide. There will be a table set up for non-competitive models.
For more info, contact:
Scott Smith
Jeff Selesky
Phone:(906) 226-8103
Jeff Selesky Soapy & Sons
Phone: (906) 228-7680


Event Date: June 20th, 2023 (All day)
Location: McHenry County College
8900 U.S Highway 14
Crystal Lake, IL, 60012-2761
Region Number: Region 5 - Midwest
Event Host: IPMS Lakes Region Scale Modelers
Contact Information:
Contest Chairperson's Name: Tom Reese
Phone: (847) 854-8749
E-mail :Tom Reese

MSM Madness III

Scale Model Show & Swap Meet

Date: September 9th, 2023
Location: Country Inn & Suites
1650 Doris Dr.
Fort Atkinson, WI
Chairperson: Alex Drake
Phone: (262) 758-9582
E-mail: Alex Drake


Date: September 30th, 2023
Veterans Memorial Community Center
8055 Barbara Ave
Inver Grove Heights, MN, 55077

If you have a model contest and/or swap meet that you would like to see in this section, please send it to:Jim Unger.

Updated 1-15-2023