OLD DOMINION OPEN: February 25, 2017

Richmond Raceway Complex
Event hours 8:30-5:30

Download Contest Forms (PDF format):

The forms can be edited on your computer and printed out before you come to the show. If you use a tablet or other mobile device, use an app such as Adobe Acrobat Reader, Foxit MobilePDF or Readdle PDF Expert to fill out the forms.

Complete Brochure

General Info (only)

Model Entry Forms (only)

Show Sponsor Form (only)

Vendor Participation Form (only)


Henrico Hall
600 East Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA 23222
Location map via Google

Registration, Admission:

Contest registration begins at 8:30 and ends at 12:30.

  • Adult Category Registration fee: $15 for unlimited entries.
  • Junior (age 17 & under) Category Registration fee: Free Admission.
  • General Admission $5 for ages 13 & over; free for ages 12 & under.
  • Active Duty Military (with ID): Free Admission.
  • Uniformed Boy and Girl Scouts: Free Admission.

Contest Categories:

The show offers 68 different categories to enter your models. Category splits will be created if necessary the day of the show. Please read the rules regarding OOB entries and prepare accordingly. The complete category list is printed in the event brochure. See the "Download Contest Forms" section at the top of this page.

Special Awards:

  • Best In Show: Best model/subject in the show selected by the category head judges.
  • Best of Awards: Junior Entry, Aircraft, Armor, Automobile, Figure, Maritime, Diorama/Vignette, and Space/Sci-Fi Subject.
  • Best Historical Figure (Sci-fi & Fantasy excluded)


We welcome all modeling related vendors and hope you will be a part of our show. Vendor table reservations must be paid by January 30, 2016 to hold table requests. Unpaid table requests after that date will not be guaranteed and table space or desired location may not be available since table space is limited. Vendor cancellations may be made up to January 30, 2016. There will be no refunds after this date. The price is $35.00 per 8-foot table.

Download the Vendor Participation Form

The mailing address for vendor payments is:
IPMS Richmond Vendors
PO Box 71205
Henrico, VA 23255

Questions? Please contact Jim Tomasello via the ODO Vendor Contact page.

The following have reserved table space. This list is subject to change, so check periodically for the latest.


We are very appreciative of any trophy package sponsorship. We'll have a list of sponsors and donors on prominent display at our show. Trophy packages (1st, 2nd & 3rd) are $25. Best of each class and remaining special awards including the Judge's Best of Show are $40 each. Sponsorships will also be recognized at our awards ceremony. For more info please contact Chazz Klanian via the Contact page, or by phone at .

Download the Show Sponsor Form

Thank You Sponsors!

General Information Inquiries:

Please contact Bob Walls via the Contact page.

Previous contests from IPMS Richmond:

2016 “Old Dominion Open” Model Show & Contest

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2015 “Old Dominion Open” Model Show & Contest

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2014 “Old Dominion Open” Model Show & Contest

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2013 “Old Dominion Open” Model Show & Contest

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