Best of the West has been
for Sept 5th, 2020
See Best of the West page for more info.
Celebrating 30 Years as Las Vegas’s oldest IPMS Chapter.
We invite you to visit our website and share our passion for building highly detailed and realistic scale models.
Our club boasts a friendly and supportive atmosphere where modelers come to show their work, share skills
and techniques and bolster our common interest. We welcome modelers of every type, medium, subject matter and skill level. From master level builder to beginner, all are welcome and invited to stop by and meet the group.
Juniors under 17 are welcome if accompanied by an adult.
IPMS Las Vegas is proud to be a chapter of IPMS / USA and participates in community activities whenever and wherever possible.
The IPMS National Convention is coming to Las Vegas in 2021 and will be hosted by your own IPMS Las Vegas.
Mark your calendars for Aug 18 - 21, 2021
Click the The Very BOTW Image to the right and see what's coming.
IPMS Las Vegas, Building Modelers Since 1990
Our interests in modeling is as wide and diversified as our members themselves. Every subject matter is covered, and in every medium possible from plastic to wood to paper. We invite you to explore some our work, many of which are prize winning models from contests near and far. Enjoy!
Click on the drop-down menu above and find your favorite subject.
Due to attendance restrictions issued by the State of Nevada, we have been forced to cancel the 2020 Best of the West.
We will be in touch with our vendors shortly to issue refunds.
We thank everyone for their patience and support and we look forward to seeing everyone at the 2021 National Convention at The Rio and at the next Best of the West in April 2022. Thank You
Sponsored by our friends at
East Side Cannery Resort & Casino
5255 Boulder Highway, Las Vegas, NV. 89122
Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Contest & Show Admission:
$10 entry for first 3 models, $2 for ea. additional
General Admission (non contest attendees)
$3 Individual, $5 family, Children under 12 free
Active Military & First Responders are Free
For Weekend Room Rate click above or call 1-866-999-4899
Discount Reservation Code -
Sorry, we are 100% Sold-Out of tables for 2020
Dedicated to our brothers
Orne Montgomery, Matt Sherwood and Andy Harlow
'Gone, but never forgotten'
If you would like to know more about our club, donate a kit to our raffle or donate any unwanted un-built model kits please contact us below. All donations would be greatly appreciated and used to further build interest in our hobby.