Annually we offer a building contest to our club members. "BesT of Show" winners Will Be selected by visitors To the Erie County Fair.

Sponsored by "Easily Moved Equipment"

2019 Modelling Contest Format


Theme: We are concentrating on Industrial Buildings in and around Buffalo that would be recognized by people visiting our Fair display, as well as other events/displays we have during the year .

Bob Rodgers - 2018 1st Place

Bob Rodgers - 2018 1st Place

Gary Tebo - 2018 2nd Place

Gary Tebo - 2018 2nd Place

Rob Bond - 2018 3rd Place

Rob Bond - 2018 3rd Place


Theme: We are going to model Buffalo & The Western New York Region as close in character to the 1940s as possible, or at least buildings that existed in 1940 and possibly are still in use today, either as the "original" building, or what it has been structurally renovated & currently repurposed into . This also includes buildings that involve or represent nationally/regionally known entities, such as Frank Lloyd Wright, The Anchor Bar, Bell Aerospace, Shea's Performing Arts Center, etc.


Theme: Minimum of 70%  Scratch Built Parts & Maximum of 30% Commercial Parts


Theme: Lights

WINNER Dinning Car by Gary Schneider

2ND Alien Campsite by Stewart Harris

3RD Grain Elevators by Brad Keuther


Theme: Animation

WINNER Logging Train by  Brad Keuther

2ND Ferris Wheel by Jack Henderson

3RD Dance Barn by Gary Schneider


Theme: Thomas the Tank Engine

Water Works by Gary Tebo

                                                                       Tom Schobert

Jack Henderson