San Diego Model Expo 2018 Update 3

It’s almost time for the San Diego Model Expo for 2018!

It will be held on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the San Diego Air & Space Museum Annex at Gillespie Field, 335 Kenney Street, El Cajon, CA 92020.

Note – we are still looking for volunteers to help judge, setup, tear down and sell raffle tickets.

To volunteer to judge, please contact our lead judge, Jerry Jackson –

To volunteer to help setup or tear down, please contact our contest coordinator Manny Gutsche –

To volunteer to help sell raffle tickets, please contact our Secretary, Joel Hendricks –

The themes for this year are:

“Poke the Bear” – The Soviet Union, 1917-1991

60 Years of the Chevrolet Impala

Please see the full flyer below:

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The registration form is here:

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The individual contest entry form is here:

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Please note – you must submit one registration for all of your models together and have one entry form per entry. The registration form must be turned in during registration. Each entry form stays with its model entry and is used for judging and contest photography.

The list of categories is here:

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There will also be a special award for the best 1/48 scale Boeing Stearman PT-17 model – the winner will get a ride in the Stearman formerly owned by Steve McQueen! (Note – the model winner must agree to donate his or her model to the Allen Airways Flying Museum. Please see the flyer below for details.

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