Enjoy the hobby expo near your Monroe home.Enjoy a day away from your Monroe home attending the 2020 Northwest Model Hobby Expo. This event will take place on Saturday, January 25th from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, January 26th from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Come on out to the Evergreen State Fairgrounds for interactive activities, conversations with other hobby enthusiasts, raffles, swap tables, and much more.

The Academy of Model Aeronautics will be at the event this year. They will have a booth and be ready to chat with those in attendance from 1:30 to 3 p.m. There will be many other vendors at the event ready to show off their wares and chat about hobbies. Bring the kids along! This will be a great way to instill interest in being creative, using their hands, and the thrill of racing.

Participate in or watch drone racing and indoor carpet racing. Also watch battle robots, drifter car racing, RC boats and trains, and crawlers. There will also be a scale model competition. RC University will have 30 to 45 minute sessions from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days of the event. Those in attendance can enter raffles and win prizes such as high quality radio control items and services.

Meet others who enjoy model hobbies and bring back some new models to your Monroe home. Event organizers hope that this annual event will bring people together from all over Washington and Canada as this event has grown every year. Purchase your tickets in advance or get them at the door. Children 10 and under are free, a one day pass is $10, a two day pass is $15, and those with a military ID can get in for $5. Read more about this event, find a schedule of demonstrations and events, and purchase tickets for the Northwest Model Hobby Expo