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MMSI SHOW & WORLD MODEL EXPO

Saturday, October 15, 2016   (1 Comments)
Posted by: Heather Blush
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MINIATURE FIGURES, VIGNETTES, VEHICLES, PLANES, SHIPS, DIORAMAS AND MORE WILL RETURN TO CHICAGO AT THE MMSI SHOW ON OCTOBER 22, 2016 AND BE BACK WELCOMING THE INTERNATIONAL MODEL COMMUNITY FOR THE 2017 FOR THE WORLD MODEL EXPO
 
(Chicago, IL  –  October 3, 2016) The 42nd MMSI CHICAGO SHOW will be held at the Chicago Marriott Schaumburg hotel located at 50 Martingale Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173 (near the Woodfield Shopping Mall), on October 22, 2016 from 9am to 5pm.  The MMSI will be offering a wide array of hand-painted miniature figures, airplanes, ships, vehicles and more in a wide variety of styles and subjects representing all historical periods from ancient Rome right up through today’s conflicts along with other subjects like science fiction, fantasy, gaming and movies along with vendor tables and seminars for enthusiasts to enjoy.  
 
The MMSI is also excited about hosting the triennial event, “World Model Expo” at the Chicago Hilton on Michigan Avenue from July 7-9, 2017.  Previous three shows were held in Italy (2014), Switzerland (2011) and Spain (2008).  For more information about this international triennial event, visit: www.we2017chicago.com or their Facebook Page at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2797978155 63812/.  
 
The MMSI is encouraging all artists, collectors, historians and enthusiasts to come to Chicago for the 42nd Annual Chicago Show to see an amazing array of artistry in miniature and extends an early invitation to the worldwide miniature model community to join us in Chicago from July 7-9, 2017 for the triennial “World Model Expo” at the Chicago Hilton Hotel on Michigan Avenue.  
 
WHAT... 
Military Miniature Society of Illinois - 42nd Annual Chicago Show
WHERE…
Chicago Marriott Schaumburg Hotel  50 Martingale Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173 (near Woodfield Mall)
WHEN…
October 22, 2016 (Saturday)
HOURS…
9 am to 5 pm
COST…
$10 for Adults, Children under 12 accompanied by an adult are Free
PARKING…
Free Spaces in the Hotel Parking Lot and 2 electric car charging stations
AGE... 
Recommended for ages 12 and up
CHARITY…
A portion of the proceeds will once be donated to the Shep Paine Educational Fund (to continue the work of the show’s founder and long-time military figure artist and collector. 
WEBSITE…
http://www.military-miniature-society-of-illinois.com
SOCIAL…
On Facebook at: Military Miniature Society of Illinois (https://www.facebook.com/groups/3155708284 57997/)

Comments...

Gregory Zuniga says...
Posted Sunday, October 16, 2016
Already have my hotel booked!

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