- 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- All Ages
Fleacon 17 scale model show and contest will be held from 8 am to 4 pm Saturday April 17 at the Berndes Center in Monticello, Iowa. Featuring scale plastic model displays by modelers throughout the Midwest, the show will have 11 different scale model categories. They include aircraft, armor, ships, figures, automobiles/trucks, dioramas, sci-fi and real space, juniors and miscellaneous. Vendors will be on hand selling model kits and supplies and a food court will be on site. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, facemasks and/or face coverings are recommended for all attendees. Social distancing will also be encouraged during the show. Awards will be presented in the different categories and to those models representing the "best" in each category. Entry fee is $10 for scale modelers who wish to enter the contest, free for visitors. The show is presented by the Alexander Lippisch Chapter of the International Plastic Modelers Society/USA.