After the last three successful Expos at beautiful sites in Europe—Stresa, Italy (2014), Montreux, Switzerland (2011), and Girona, Spain (2008)—our committee, comprised of members of the Military Miniatures Society of Illinois with experience in running one of the most popular local modeling shows in the world for the last 40 years, is proud to be bringing the World Expo back to the United States for the first time since Boston in 2005 on the weekend of July 7-9, 2017.

CLICK HERE OR ON THE NEWS LINK ABOVE FOR AN UPDATE ABOUT THE WORLD EXPO BENEFIT AUCTION TAKING PLACE DURING THE MMSI CHICAGO SHOW ON OCT.!

HOTEL AND EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW: CLICK HERE

On this site, you will find a lot of information about things to do and see during your visit to Chicago--shopping, museums, historic tours, sites of interest, fine dining, and much, much more--so please take some time and explore via the links at the buttons on the top of each page.

FOR VENDOR INFO, PLEASE CONTACT VENDOR CHAIRMAN JOHN JEFFERIES at birchtreejohn@aol.com

 

FOR YOUR TRAVEL PLANNING

(Check back regularly for much more scheduling info to come)

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Exhibitor set-up begins and vendor area opens late afternoon; join a special Expo group tour of the Art Institute of Chicago; attend the Chicago-Style Welcome Social.

Friday, July 7, 2017

Exhibitor set-up continues; vendor area opens; world-class seminars begin; show opens to the public.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Final exhibit entry until noon; vendor area open all day; seminars continue; show open to the public.

Sunday, July 9

Final seminars in the morning; last chance to visit the vendors; the Awards Ceremony is held midday in the Grand Ballroom of the Chicago Hilton; show closes late afternoon.

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General inquiries: wechicago2017@gmail.com