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Knox Scale Modelers Assoc.


Annual Model-Con Scale Model Show

We recommend you bring a completed entry form to the show, if entering models in the contest. It will save a lot of time at the door.

Click on the thumbnail below to download the entry form.

For the contest classes, categories, rules and show theme, click on "2018 Contest Information" on the drop down menu at the top of this page.

3301 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914

Every year the Knoxville Scale Modelers Association (KSMA) hosts a public exhibition and contest of scale models including armor, aircraft, dioramas, ships, trucks and cars, as well as figures from sci-fi, fantasy, literature, and history.  

The next show, the 36th Annual Smoky Mountain Model-Con, will be on Saturday May 12, 2018 at the Jacob Building, Chilhowee Park Expo Center at 3301 East Magnolia Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37914. The show theme is to be decided. 

The 35th Annual Model-Con was held on May 13, 2017 at the Jacob Building. To see photos of the contest winners, click on the drop-down menu at the top of this page. 


Show times: 9 am - 4 pm
Registration: 9 am - 1 pm
Raffle draw: 1.00 pm
Display closed for judging: 1.30 pm
Awards: 3.30 pm
Admission Fee:  $5.00
(free admission for under 18s)

Raffle tickets: $1 each

Contest Entry Fees:
$10 for first three models, $1 for each additional model (free for under 18s)
$25.00 per table prepaid up to April 12, $30.00 after April 12

Contact Information:

General info: Matt Keller   
(email: ) [email protected] 

Vendor info: Johnny Galza   
(email: [email protected]