International exhibition of creativity and hobbies Moscow Hobby Expo

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Press release of the 1st International exhibition Moscow Hobby Expo

3 March 2010



March 11-13, 2010
Crocus Expo IEC, Moscow

The 1st International exhibition Moscow Hobby Expo will be held March 11 through 13, 2010 in the Crocus Expo IEC.

A new exhibition project initiated and organized by Crocus Expo IEC and NIKO OOO is devoted to a human passion for hobby.

Modelling and related hobbies will be the principal subject of the show Moscow Hobby Expo.

A lot of people all over the world including Russia devote to modeling all their leisure time. Hobbyists or amateur model makers make die-cast models, injection molded, model railroads, remote control vehicles, war gaming and fantasy collectibles, model ships. For many this hobby forms an integral part of their life and became their genuine philosophy. And it is well reasoned by the fact that it is not just a fascinating hobby but it improves three-dimensional spatial reasoning and coordination, is informative from the historical point of view, it promotes patriotism education, engineering culture and aesthetics development. It is difficult to overestimate the hobby also from the point of view of the social significance the youth is involved into the sphere of creativity, employment and training, professional and all-around personality development.

And art related component of modeling is expressed in creation of operational hand made dioramas and models which leave nobody indifferent and cause extreme pleasure to adults and kids.

The most precious exhibits, prize winners of international contests and competitions are awaiting you at the exhibition Moscow Hobby Expo! Rare copies of the rarity disappeared machinery and hardware, the most precise miniatures by known pattern makers, functional models, breadboard models and many other things also will be shown at the exposition. Festival of submarines will be held within the frames of the exhibition and a unique tank parade organized by Tank Club of Moscow will be held March 13, 2010.

The exhibition will unite all modeling related segments and relevant sections:
- railroads modeling;
- ship modeling;
- aircraft modeling;
- vehicles modeling;
- war gaming;
- remote control models;
- accessories for models and dioramas;
- architectural models;
- tools, devices and facilities, equipment, materials for modeling;
- literature, manuals, master classes, films, competitions of models and many other things.

The exhibition program has been developed aiming to provide each participant an opportunity to establish partnership in any segment of modeling market, to enjoy professional networking, to discuss with colleagues the most significant issues related to business development, to gain maximum information for the business development. And numerous visitors can join the surprising and fine world of hobbies and collections at the exhibition Moscow Hobby Expo.

The visitors of the exhibition will have an opportunity not only appreciate a unique exposition but also join the surprising and fine world of hobbies, curiosity collections, author's exclusive and positive emotions!

Exhibition opening hours:
March 11-12 from 10:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
March 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m.

Ticket to the show costs 100 RUB.

Welcome to Moscow Hobby Expo in the Crocus Expo IEC!

Irina Hodjush
Press Service Crocus Expo IEC
Phone: +7 (495) 727 27 57