37th National

Narrow Gauge Convention


Aug. 30th - Sept. 2nd, 2017

Denver, Colorado

Marriott Denver

Tech Center Hotel

2017 National Narrow Gauge Convention - Contest Categories

 

Best of Show

Youth Award

Photos – Color Prototype

Photos – B&W Prototype

Photos – Color Model

Photos – B&W Model

Structures – On-line

Structures – Off-line

On-line Diorama

Off-line Diorama

Modules

Square Footer – Mining theme

Motive Power - Rod Locomotive

Motive Power - Geared Locomotive -

Motive Power - Internal Combustion Motive Power

Rolling Stock - Caboose

Rolling Stock - Revenue Freight Car

Rolling Stock - Passenger Car

Rolling Stock - Logging Car

Rolling Stock - Special Equipment

Rolling Stock - Maintenance-of-Way

Automation

 

Special Awards

Gazette Award

The Midwood Memorial Award

Fantasonics Engineering Award

Sn3 Modeler Award

FEBT Rivet Counters Award

NNGC Committee Challenge Award – Mining-theme Gondola

 

Note: Some special awards are pending confirmation of those offering the award.

 

Contest Room Hours – PRELIMINARY, SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Wednesday, August 30

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm       Contest entry open.

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm       Contest room open for entry, viewing, voting.

Thursday, August 31

8:30 am – 12:00 noon  Contest room open for entry, viewing, voting.

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm       Contest room open for entry, viewing, voting.

Friday, September 1

8:30 am – 12:00 noon   Contest room open for entry, viewing, voting. Voting closes at noon

6:30 pm – 9:30 pm        Contest room open for viewing.

Saturday, September 2

8:30 am – 12:00 noon   Contest entry pickup.

 

Photos of Contest Entries

Photos of contest entries may be taken whenever the contest room is open for viewing and voting.  No tripods or table-based mounts will be permitted.  Monopods are allowed.

Contest Room Security

Entrants must remove all packing containers from the contest area immediately after placing an entry.  Packages and bags are not allowed in the contest room during viewing hours.  Viewers arriving with bags/packages will be asked to store them in a holding area adjacent to the entrance of the contest area. Touching any entry is strictly prohibited.  The contest room will be staffed continuously during viewing/voting hours and locked down at all other times.

 

Click here to download the complete contest entry rules PDF format

 

Click here to download the complete contest entry rules Microsoft word format

 

Click here to download the contest entry form PDF format

 

Click here to download the contest entry description form PDF format

 

Click here to download the contest photo description form PDF format

 

 

Updated 7-05-17

 

 

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