USS Hornet hosts Model Expo

Arts and Entertainment

September 20, 2017

The USS Hornet Sea, Air & Space Museum, in Alameda, is holding a Model Expo and Open Cockpit Day on Saturday, October 14, from 10 am to 4 pm.  The event includes an expo of vendors selling modeling and hobby items, a contest of a wide array of model categories and various aircraft's cockpits will be open for better viewing and/or to sit in.  Event also includes a raffle to further support the museum's educational outreach efforts.

This family fun day is co-sponsored with the Sacramento Chapter of the International Plastic Modelers' Society ("IPMS").  Sellers interested in having a booth register at this site:

General museum admission applies, members are free. The entry fee for the contest is $1 for each model.  For more information and a list of categories, visit