Gateway Mid America Toy Show
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Gateway Mid-America Toy Show

Feb. 3, 4 & 5,  2017

Gateway Mid America Toy Show

The Annual Toy Show consists of 200 dealers that sell farm related items from their hotel rooms during the three day event. Many of the vendors sell Ertl farm toy items, Hot Wheels, and NASCAR.

 Dealers also have old and new toys that are restored, pedal tractors and other toy related items.

Over 200 dealers are ready to buy and sell farm, truck and construction toys, as well as Nascar collectibles, banks, crafts and hard-to-find items!

Room trading: Dealers' hotel doors will be open during the show so you can leisurely browse the toys and merchandise displayed in their rooms.

150+ tables of farm toys and merchandise located in 8 banquet rooms throughout the hotel.

Located at the Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel, 191 Westport Plaza Dr., St. Louis, MO. Admission is $6 for adults, children 11 and under are free.

MODEL & DISPLAY CONTEST on Saturday beginning at 11:00 a.m.

High quality 1/64th thru 1/8th scale models crafted by some of the nation’s most talented and innovative craftsman are on display for your enjoyment.

Contestants can begin setting up in the Ballroom at 7:00 a.m.

 Gateway Farm Toy Club members will begin judging at 1:00 p.m.

 HUGE CONSIGNMENT AUCTION on Saturday beginning at 9:00 a.m.

The viewing of auction items begins at 7:00 a.m.

Show Hours: Friday the show opens at 10:00 a.m. and runs to 6:00 p.m., Saturday is the huge auction and model contest, show runs 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.,
Sunday there are 150+ tables, show runs 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 If you have any questions about the toy show, please call 618-836-7787.

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