This post contains pictures from the 2016 IPMS USA National Convention held in Columbia, South Carolina, August 3-6.
The 2017 National Convention will be held in Omaha, Nebraska.
The 2018 National Convention will be held in Phoenix, Arizona.
The 2019 National Convention will be held in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
For more information about upcoming National Conventions, please see the IPMS USA Website.
The contest room at the start of the convention.
The contest room starts to fill up.
The Juniors' table is the first in the contest room
One of the aircraft entry tables.
One of the armor entry tables.
One of the automotive entry tables.
One of the ship entry tables.
Some of the miscellaneous and Science Fiction entry tables.
One of the tables for figure entries.
One of the display tables had a warning for parents.
The lower level of the convention held the vendor rooms
This year's Squadron shirt offered some food for thought
There were seminars as well, such as this one on plastic sailing ship models
Judging begins on Friday evening with a Judges meeting beforehand.
And then the judging commences!
The results were announced at the banquet Saturday night.
Military Vehicle Entries:
Back to the Future - IPMS Nationals 2016
Fire Truck - IPMS Nationals 2016
Space and Science-Fiction Vehicle Entries:
Jawa Sandcrawler - 2016 IPMS USA Nationals
Star Wars Blockade Runner - 2016 IPMS USA Nationals
Star Wars Blockade Runner 2 - 2016 IPMS USA Nationals