Houston Automotive Modeler's Society



2020 Lone Star Flight Museum Model Display

January 21, 2020 at 2:30 pm | Blog | No comment


On Saturday, January 18, the Lone Star Flight Museum in Houston held their second annual Gulf Coast Model Expo. Local area club members were invited to display their models and to work on models during the event. Rob Mcquown, Kerry McQuown, David Green, Ken Jackson, and Mike Stucker from HAMS participated. Members of IPMS-Houston, GBASMA, and the Houston Armor Club were also in attendance.


2020 Model Contests

January 1, 2020 at 7:07 pm | Blog | No comment


Below is our annual list of model shows & contests (mostly in Texas and Louisiana) that may be of interest to Houston area car modelers in 2020.
Those entries listed with a question mark (?) inidcate shows that were put on last year but I do not yet know if they will be repeated this year.

January 18; Houston, TX
Gulf Coast Model Expo at the Lone Star Flight Museum
Not a contest, but a display of models. Bring some cars to display and bring a model to work on (work space is provided.)

January 26; Lake Charles, LA

February 1; Dallas, TX
Los Underground Kingz present The Blvd. Scale Model Lowrider Show

February 15; San Antonio, TX
IPMS-Alamo Squadron ModelFiesta

March 7; Farmers Branch, TX
IPMS-Metroplex Car Modelers’ Association Showdown

IPMS-New Orleans Great South Tigerfest

CANCELLED; Grapevine, TX
IPMS-North Central Texas Scalefest

CANCELLED; Covington, LA
IPMS-North Shore Scale Modelers North Shore Scale Model Expo

IPMS-HAMS Fourteenth Annual Model Car Show and Contest
Our own show!

July 29-August 1; San Marcos, TX
IPMS-USA National Convention
The Nationals come to Texas!

August 15, Dallas, TX
Plastic Society Fine Scale Model Exhibition

August 15; Shreveport, LA
IPMS-Red River Modelers RiverCon

September 12; Arlington, TX
IPMS-Fort Worth Supercon

September 27; Stafford, TX
IPMS-Houston Modelmania

October 3; Austin, TX
IPMS-Austin Scale Modelers Society Capitol Classic

? November TBD: Irving, TX
Radius Nation’s Racers Reunion

? November TBD; Denton, TX
Model car show at Pistons And Paint

We will update this list as more info becomes available.