SMC 2024

Over 7.000  square meters with:

Clubs – Traders – Competition – Expo Zone with free demos – special workshop program – Speed Painting contest- Special Guests – Dedicated parking space for disabled at the venue entrance – Free admission and participation to demonstrations & presentations by renowned artists – free participation in the KIDS CLUB – great catering – special hotel arrangements at NH Koningshof – SMC diner arrangements on Saturday and Sunday evening.

Opening hours

Saturday 19th October 2024: from 10:00-17:00
Sunday 20th October 2024: from 10:00-17:00


Tickets will be available online from 15th April onwards and at the tickets counters at the show itself.


Please find the preliminary floorplan here >>>>


SMC Venue:

NH Eindhoven Conference Centre Koningshof
Locht 117
5504 RM Veldhoven
The Netherlands
NH Eindhoven website

Admission fees and tickets

Day ticket: € 12 (Up to 14 years €10)
Multi-Day tickets: € 18 (Up to 14 years € 14)
Children under 6 years: free admission

Tickets will also be available online from 15th April 2024 onwards.

Booking rooms at the venue

Booking your room(s) at the NH hotel at the venue:

The NH Eindhoven Conference Centre Koningshof hotel has dedicated all of their nearly 500 rooms to guests of Scale Model Challenge.

You will only be able to make your room reservation with the online reservation form that you can find following this link (after May 13, 2024!!) >>>>>>

Please do not contact the SMC organisers for hotelroom reservations. WE RUN THE SHOW, NOT THE HOTEL!


There are over 2.000 parking spaces available at the venue.

Please find all details here >>>>>



You can find (almost) all info about SMC on this website. You may want to check the frequently asked questions-page first.

You can find that page here >>>>>> 


All you need to know to plan your trip to SMC


A list of all present vendors


Read all about the SMC contest


Full program available 15 April 2024


All clubs and other exhibitors


Our pre-liminary floorplan


Check out the SMC merch


All frequently asked questions gathered one page.

The 100

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SMC 2023 results and reports

We have published the results of the SMC 2023 on the "History" page of this website.Along with it, you can find an elaborate photo report by Eric Reits, a video report by Figurine TV and links to a selection of reports we found on You Tube. We hope that you enjoy...

Final vendor list and all new contest classes

The SMC contest classes have received a massive overhaul. We decided to split most of the categories into two levels: standard and master. The majority of these changes have affected the scale modelling classes, although we also looked at the figure classes for this....

Are you interested in having a trade stand at SMC 2024?

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