modell-hobby-spiel Leipzig

03. - 06. October 2024 | Exhibition of model building, railway models, creative arts and games

Established in 1996, the "modell-hobby-spiel" fair in Leipzig is a premier event centred around model building, model railways, creative crafting, and gaming. The name aptly captures the essence of the fair: models, hobbies, and games..

Hosted by Leipzig Messe GmbH, an organisation with vast expertise and a longstanding history in the exhibition business, the fair transforms the Leipzig grounds into a hub for enthusiasts every autumn. It becomes a gathering point for those passionate about models, hobbies, and games.

At the heart of "modell-hobby-spiel" are themes such as model railways, model crafting, handicrafts, games and toys, philately, numismatics, and 3D printing. Exhibitors from these sectors showcase their newest products and services. Notably, the fair features Germany's largest indoor flight area and the most extensive airbrush exhibition. It also boasts a vast gaming zone and a plethora of creative workshops, drawing in thousands of visitors annually.

Catering to a wide demographic ranging from gaming aficionados to model crafters, DIY enthusiasts, tech lovers, and sports fans of all age groups, "modell-hobby-spiel" showcases a varied spectrum of offerings. By allowing visitors to engage, try out new activities, and immerse themselves in workshops, the fair fosters significant purchasing opportunities. This results in consistent satisfaction amongst its exhibitors.

Lastly, the Leipzig grounds, where "modell-hobby-spiel" is held, are strategically located and have carved a niche for themselves as a contemporary venue in a city steeped in history. It's an ideal setting for a fair that marries tradition with innovation.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 3 days of the fair, from 30. September to 02. October 2022, about 413 exhibitors from 12 countries and 67100 visitors on the modell-hobby-spiel in Leipzig.

The modell-hobby-spiel will take place on 4 days from Thursday, 03. October to Sunday, 06. October 2024 in Leipzig.

In 108 days
03.10.2024 - 06.10.2024*
Thursday - Sunday, 4 days
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Local time:
15:54 h (UTC +02:00)

Fair location:

Messe Leipzig,
Messe-Allee 1, 04356 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany


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Fair organizer
Leipziger Messe GmbH
Messe-Allee 1
04356 Leipzig, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)341 6780
Fax: +49 (0)341 6788762
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Past editions:
  • 29 Sep. - 01 Oct. 2023
  • 30 Sep. - 02 Oct. 2022
    • 413 exhibitors from 12 countries
    • 67100 visitors
  • 01. - 03. October 2021
  • 03. - 06. October 2019
  • 05. - 07. October 2018
  • 29 Sep. - 01 Oct. 2017
    • 94100 visitors
  • 30 Sep. - 03 Oct. 2016
  • 02. - 04. October 2015
  • 03. - 05. October 2014
    • 658 exhibitors from 13 countries
    • 100400 visitors
Holidays during the trade show:
German Unity Day (03.10.2024)

Fair location:

Messe Leipzig,
Messe-Allee 1, 04356 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany


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Product groups: 3D printer, 3D scanner, airbrush, airplane model building, art supplies, board games, boat model building, car model building, card games, carton model building, craft supplies, decoration, dice games, dolls, fantasy games, floristry, geocaching, handicrafts, large games, motion games, needlework, needlework accessories, numismatics, painting materials, philately, plastic model building, railway model building, role games, steam model building, stuffed bears, toys, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the modell-hobby-spiel taking place?
The modell-hobby-spiel fair takes place in Leipzig, at the Messe Leipzig.

When is the modell-hobby-spiel taking place?
Visit the modell-hobby-spiel from 03. - 06. October 2024.

How often does the modell-hobby-spiel take place?
The modell-hobby-spiel takes place annually.

What kind of fair is the modell-hobby-spiel?
The modell-hobby-spiel is an exhibition for Playthings, Toys and Philately.