The Ultimate Hobby Experience
Date: June 25 - June 27, 2004
Location: Ontario Convention Center, Ontario
General Show
With over 50 different vendors setting up shop at the Weekend of Heroes, you can find great deals on 1/6 action figures, accessories, plastic model kits, and many other military paraphernalia.
Convention Special
All participants of the show will have a chance to pick up special exclusive Dragon items that are available only at the convention:
  • 1/6 Action Figures
  • 1/72 Die Cast Dragon Armor convention exclusive
  • 1/144 Dragon Can.Do convention exclusive
  • Special edition "Heather" figure
  • New figure from Cyber Hobby
  • There will also be other sneak release Action Figures and Plastic Model Kits making their debut at the convention! Be the first on your block to own these items!
  • Meet celebrated World War II veterans and other VIPs!
    Attend seminars featuring various military experts, from World War II to Modern!

  • Tom Cockle - Military Armor expert will talk about tanks and many more!
  • Iraq: A GI's Story - A GI who has recently returned from Iraq will talk about his experiences!
  • Dragon Preview - A Dragon Models Ltd. Representative will discuss and preview upcoming releases for 2004 and beyond!
  • This is Airsoft - Andrew Ho of Airsoft Extreme will discuss the various "tools" used for airsoft.
  • SWAT Style Break-in entry demonstration!
  • Ron Volstad - Famous military artist will discuss World War II military uniforms as well as Dragon's SOLDAT series!
  • Female Action Figure Workshop - Learn how to kitbash female action figures!
  • Toy Appraisal - Take your antique toys to be evaluated!
  • Dragon Booth
    Experience the vast world of Dragon Models Ltd by visiting the Dragon Booth. We will be displaying awesome new items as well as upcoming releases on all product lines. Our staff will also be available to answer some of your questions.
    Gifts and Prizes
  • One brand new, never been seen before Dragon Can.Do, 1/35 WWII US Paratrooper (Normandy 1944) exclusive figure will be given to each ticketholder.
  • Various posters and prizes will be given during hourly lucky draws!
  • R/C Tank Contests and demonstrations will be held throughout the show!
    Military Vehicles on Display
  • M3 Scout Car
  • M16A1 Halftrack with .50
  • M60 Heavy Tank
  • T34/85 Russian Medium Tank
  • 222 German Scout Car
  • German BMW with Scout Car
  • Hummvees, and Many More!!!
  • Dioramas on display
  • 20' x 24' 1/6 Scale D-Day Diorama
  • 5' x 8' 1/6 Scale Diorama
  • Surprise 1/6 Scale Diorama created by Mr. Tatsuya Kaneko, the Diorama King of Japan!!!
  • 1/35 Plastic Model "LEOPOLD" diorama by Mr. Takuji Yamada, the top modeler in Japan!!!
  • Many more 1/6 and plastic model dioramas from the vendors and the model contest!