OLD DOMINION OPEN - February 28, 2015
The Henrico Building, Richmond Raceway Complex
Richmond, Virginia; Event hours 8:30-5:30
Welcome to the 2015 Show & Contest Page!
Mark your calendars for the first show of 2015. Our location is the same as last year so get ready for 100+ vendor tables and lots of space to display your models. Please visit this page periodically for updates.
Please download the top page of our show flier, alert your chapter mates and come back to this page for updates.
Download Contest Forms (PDF format):
The forms can be edited on your computer and printed out before you come to the show.
600 East Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA 23222
Location map via Google
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.
- Uniformed Military Service Members: Free Admission.
- Uniformed Boy and Girl Scouts: Free Admission.
The show offers 61 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 listing can be found in the show flier, available for download in the "Download Contest Forms" section of this page.
- 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, and Space/Sci-Fi Subject.
- Best USAF Aircraft from 1950-1975
- Best Historical Figure (Sci-fi & Fantasy excluded)
Our awards are not just an afterthought because you put great effort into your models and we want you to take home something unique, something you will proudly display. This year is no exception, as we have awards made from 3/4" solid maple wood that feature laser engraved artwork of two Richmond landmarks, the city skyline on the James River and the J. E. B. Stuart monument from Monument Avenue.
We welcome all modeling related vendors and hope you will be a part of our show. Vendor tables are available on a first come first serve basis. Tables are reserved for $30 apiece for the 1st two and $23 each for additional tables. No refunds after January 30, 2015. Please contact Bob Walls via the Contact page, or by phone at .
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 .
General Information Inquiries:
Please direct all other show inquires to:
Bob Walls via the Contact page, or by phone at
IPMS Richmond 2013 ODO
1706 Gately Drive
Richmond, VA 23238
Huge Kit Drawing:
Tickets will cost $1.00 each or $5.00 for six tickets. This part of our show is a highlight, but its success truly depends on individual and vendor donations to make it work. Please consider submitting unopened quality kits, books and or accessories to our Drawing Chairman. Monetary donations are also greatly appreciated and go towards the purchase of kits/accessories to even out the selection of items. To send a donation or a request for more information please contact Mike Lyons via the Contact page, or by phone at