Suuri Snadi - great Model Making and Miniature Show 14.-15.10.2017!

This year’s Suuri Snadi event organizes from the 14nd to the 15th of October and it’s bigger than ever! Suuri Snadi is an event for people collecting or having an interest towards model railroads, dolls and dollhouses, models and miniature building as well as old and vintage toys. This event gathers enthusiasts and collectors from all these fields to the Otahalli in Espoo for the weekend.

Address: Otahalli, Otaranta 6, 02150 Espoo, Finland.
Open: Sat-Sun 10-17

There is a lot to see at this year’s Suuri Snadi!

Model railroads and Car Tracks
- A great number of model railroads and locomotives, wagons, ready built Finnish models etc. You can find anything related to model railroading on sale: model railroads, locomotives, wagons, tracks etc.

Nordic Challenge modeling event celebrates Finland 100 years
- Nordic Challenge 2017 (NC) is a two day event including competitions, presentations and workshops. It is for all kinds of models like airplanes, tanks, dioramas, cars, figures, boats, scifi just to mention a few.  This years special themes are Finland 100 years, Civil subjects and 1970s. Simon Owen, Lead Researcher,  from Airfix will keep an interesting presentation: Scaling Down Reality; a lecture on how the kits are developed, the history of Airfix and the lengths taken to try and ensure accuracy.  In addition to the Best of the Show prize we can already announce special prizes for Best Airfix models, Best Finnish Civil Airplanes, Best Finnish Airforce BF 109G and more to come. Read more.

Dollhouses, Dolls and Teddy Bears
- Finland’s biggest Dollhouse and Doll Fair gathers collectors of dollhouses, dolls, teddy bears and vintage toys together at Suuri Snadi.
- Miniature Housing Fair will present an interactive miniature scene "Village market", where you can take photos of your own figures and dolls.
- The theme for Miniature Furniture Competition of 2017 is "Warm up - what keeps you warm?". Come and see how that new subject inspire the contestants!
- Dollhouse and doll enthusiasts will also organize workshops at the event.

Building Sets and Old Toys
- Old Toy Swap will present a huge variety of tin cars and wind-up toys as well as different kinds of building sets and collector model cars. Come and see if you can find nostalgic toys from your childhood!

Hobby and Work Shops
Dollhouse and Doll organizations, miniature and model railroading organizations will all present their crafts to the audience.
- Product demonstrations

Product Presentations and Sale
- Over 200 sellers will showcase and sell their products: dolls, dollhouse items, teddy bear and model railroading supplies etc.

Address: Otahalli, Otaranta 6, 02150 Espoo, Finland..
Open: Sat-Sun 10-17

Organized by Märklin Club of Finland, Suomen Pienoismallirakentajat ry, IPMS and Nukkekotiyhdistys ry in cooperation with the city of Espoo.

Wellcome to SUURI SNADI Model Making and Miniature Show 14.-15.10.2017!

Are you interested to be an Exhibitor at Suuri Snadi 6.-7.10.2018?

Please take contact to the organizers by email:
Dollshouses, Dolls and Teddy Bears: leea.lehelma(at)
Model Railroads, Models and Miniature Building and Old Toy Swap: mcof(at)

Please, change (at) to @.