2019 - 78th Annual Show and Mart


We will be holding our 78th Annual Show and Mart on Friday, April 12th and Saturday, April 13th, 2019 and will be returning to the Radisson Hotel Philadelphia Northeast at 2400 Old Lincoln Highway in Trevose, PA.


For more information on the show, please contact us at


*** SPECIAL ROOM RATE UPDATE ****
The Radisson Hotel Philadelphia Northeast is offering a special group rate for participants at the show. Although the April 2, 2018 deadline has passed, there may still be special group rate rooms available. Please contact the hotel Sales Manager, Anita Sequeira, at 1 (267) 525-4010 or for more information.

Directions
The Radison Hotel Philadelphia Northeast is located on US Route 1, just outside of Philadelphia, PA.
In order to obtain specific directions to the hotel, click on the icon located below.


Restaurants
A list of local restaurants can be downloaded and viewed by clicking here

Dates and Times
Friday, May 4th: Noon to 5:00 pm
Saturday, May 5th: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Admission
$15.00 General Admission (good for both days).
$35.00 Exhibitor Registration
$25.00 Exhibitor Absentee Registration
$15.00 Junior Exhibitor Registration
Children under 12, free of charge
All Exhibitor registrations include admission to the show for both days.

Schedule of Events
Friday, May 4th
8:00 am: Vendor Set-up (only)
11:00 am: Exhibitor Registration and Set-Up
Noon: Exhibition Opens to the Public
4:00 pm: Judges Meeting
5:00 pm: Exhibition Closes - Judging Begins
8:00 pm: Hospitality Room Opens

Saturday, May 5th
8:00 am: Exhibitor Registration
9:00 am: Exhibition Opens to the Public
Noon: Exhibitor Registration Ends & Judging Resumes

1:00 pm: APG Fundraising Auction
(**** PLEASE NOTE THE NEW TIME FOR THIS EVENT ****)

3:00 pm: Grand Master Meeting
5:00 pm: Awards Presentation
9:00 pm: Hospitality Room Opens

**** NEWLY SCHEDULED PROGRAMS ****
TWO DEMONSTRATIONS HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THIS YEAR'S SHOW.

                                 
On Saturday at 11 am, MFCA Grandmaster and Chicago Medalist Stephen Mallia will be sharing his knowledge and painting techniques with a demonstrating on painting faces with Acrylics.


                        
At 2:30 pm "Painting horses with Ivo" will take place.
World Master Ivo Predo will share his expertise and skills on painting horses with Oils.
(**** PLEASE NOTE THE NEW TIME FOR THIS EVENT ****)

Be sure to attend both of these very interesting, informative painting programs.

APG Sponsored Events
The APG will be sponsoring several events at this year's show. In order to view the particulars, click on the images found below. (Please note that due to unforseen circumstances, the scheduled painting day-long workshop conducted by Bill Ottinger has been cancelled):

The Exhibition
The exhibit is for minaturists of all skill levels and we particularly welcome and encourage the participation of newcomers and juniors.
The Junior level is for artists 16 years and younger and is all inclusive, including Figures, Ordnance, Vignettes and Dioramas.
The Advance level is separated into three Divisions: Historical, Fantasy and Ordnance.
Each DIvision has a Painters and an Open Category. The Painters Category is for Stock Manufactured Castings and Out of The Box in Ordnance. The Open Category is for Scratch Built (Originals), Conversions, Vignettes and Dioramas.
Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals are awarded, along with a Best in Show in each Division.

Vendor Mart
Year after year MFCA offers everyone the opportunity to shop in the largest vendor area in the country. If you need figures, models, toy soldiers, books, paints, brushes or bases, you can be sure you'll find them here. Come see why we are the show of choice for one-stop shopping.

The Vendor Table Information is available and can be downloaded by clicking here
Also, the Vendor Registration form can be downloaded by clicking here

**** 2018 PARTICIPATING VENDORS HAVE BEEN POSTED ****
A list of this year's participating vendors has been posted on our Vendors Page

**** NEW LINE OF FIGURES PREMIERED BY JOHN JENKINS ****
We are pleased and honored to announce that John Jenkins, owner of John Jenkins Designs, will be attending our show and premiering his new line of American Revolutionary War subjects. John is renowned for his skill as a sculptor and painter, and his figures are prized by collectors for their quality. John has also generously donated several of his sets, to be raffled off through the course of the show. Wed like to express our thanks to John for the donation and extend him a warm welcome!


We look forward to seeing all of our old friends again this year, along with making new ones.

Best regards,
The members of the MFCA