The Rocky Mountain Hobby-Expo is presented in partnership with The Hobby Manufacturers Association and the Academy of Model Aeronautics
Saturday October 28th 9 am – 6 pm and Sunday October 29th 10am – 5 pm
Denver Mart 451 E 58th Ave Denver, CO 80216 Interstate 25 at 58th Avenue Exit
There will be hourly door prizes at the show courtesy of our friends at Bachmann Trains and HRP Distributing-
Rage RGR3000 Ready To Run FPV Drone-
Rage- RGRC1800 Ready To Run RC Car-
Bachmann Santa Fe Flyer Train Set-
Bachmann Pacific Flyer Train Set-
Bachmann Rail Chief Train Set-
Bachmann Liberty Bell Special Train Set-
Bachmann Jingle Bell Express Train Set-
There’s something for everyone at the show, so put down your phone and discover a hobby-
R/C Cars and Trucks come in all shapes, sizes and price ranges for racing and off-road crawling. Visit the show for hands-on demos, workshops and great deals! Click here here for some R/C Truck Action. Click Here for more info on RC Cars and Trucks at the show.
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV’s), commonly called Drones have been on dad’s Christmas list for some time now. If Dad has been good, bring him to the show to see the newest drone offerings. Visit the show for hands-on demos, workshops with our partner, Academy of Model Aeronautics and great deals! Click here for some wild drone racing action. Click Here for more info about Drones at the show.
The model railroading hobby runs the gamut from Thomas the Tank Engine and a train under the Christmas tree to painstakingly detailed layouts that are incredibly realistic. Visit the show for hands-on demos, workshops and great deals!
Click here to see some fabulous railroad video- Is it a model or the real thing?
Click here for more info about Model Railroading at the show.
There is arguably nothing more exciting than flying a radio control helicopter through the air, or nailing a perfect landing of an R/C aircraft! Visit the show for hands-on demos, workshops and great deals!
Click here for cool video of extreme 3D RC plane flying and here for Alan Szabo Jr flying an Align copter. Click Here for more information on RC Planes and Helicopters at the show.
Experience speed on the water! Visit the show for demos, workshops form our RC Boat Retail Partner Hobbytown- Westminster and great deals on Traxxas, Helion and ProBoat! Click here here for a wild RC boat racing video.
Fulfill your indoor racing desires with a modern slot car racing set! Visit the show to see the latest in slot car racing from AFX, Carrera and SCX in 1/64th, 1/32nd and 1/25th scales. We’ll have free hands-on tracks and getting started workshops sponsored by our friends at Colpar’s HobbyTown. Click here for some smoking CanAm slot car racing video! Click Here for more information about slot cars at the show.
Plastic scale modeling touches our lives more than most of us realize. Cars, trucks, airplanes, and office buildings begin life as a plastic scale model. Accuracy, creativity, and attention to detail are hallmarks of scale hobby enthusiasts, whether model builders or collectors.
Click here for a video overview of plastic model building techniques. Click Here for more information on scale model kits at the show.
Model rocketry was developed during the “space race” era as an alternative to the amateur rocket activity. Today, model rocket kits and motors can be purchased in almost every hobby shop and toy store. Kits are designed for all ages and all levels of challenge, from simple starter kits to complicated scale models.
Get started with rocketry at the show with our rocketry workshop and our Rocket Make N Take. These offerings are brought to us from our friends at HobbyTown Alamosa, Colorado’s Rocketry Specialists. The Make N Take will help you build your first rocket and give you a certificate towards a free motor and ignitor at a local scheduled launch. The Make and Take requires a $5 material fee and a parent to be present during the class. Space is limited, so sign up early at the show. Click here for video of a beginner model rocket launch.
Educational toys designed to inspire- their description says it all. Visit the show to see the newest Lego items from our friends JAKE’s Toy Box, the fabulous creations of the folks from the Denver Lego Users Group (DENLUG) and participate in interactive Lego speed champions and Minecraft. Click here for video from the Lego Speed Champions game.
Millions of fans partake in gaming each year such as Warhammer and Star Wars X-Wing wargaming, or other fun games that are available in hobby shops across the world. Visit the show to attend hands-on workshops covering scenery construction and painting with our partners Woodland, Grex and Iwata-Medea. Click here for a video on building and painting Warhammer scenery.
We’ll be offering a miniatures building workshop sponsored by the Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys and our friends from Monumental Miniatures will be here with dollhouse and miniatures for sale.
Have you always wanted to learn to make handcrafted jewelry? Visit the show to learn decorative beading techniques and a free earrings or a bracelet Make N Take with our partner Rocky Mountain Bead Society.The society will also be offering advanced classes for a specific fee to cover materials. Click here for a video on making beaded hoop earrings.
Scrapbooking tells your story using a wide range of creative activities from creating scrapbooks in paper or online to card making and stamping. Visit the show for an introduction to scrapbooking by creating a page or a card with our partners Affordable Scrapbooking and Mojito Creek/Scrapapauge. Click here for a video offering numerous scrapbooking techniques.
Put down your phone and discover a hobby!
Visit the region’s newest family hobby event for hands-on demonstrations, workshops and a monster marketplace of items for sale. Learn, try and buy.
RC Cars, Planes, Drones, Boats, Trains, Slot Cars, Rockets, Scale Model Kits, Lego, Gaming, Miniatures, Beads and Scrapbooking- all in one location.
Attend the Rocky Mountain Hobby-Expo
October 28th & 29th, 2017
Denver Mart 451 E 58th Ave
I-25 at 58th Ave
Denver, CO 80216