- Dates & Times
The International Exposition (I-X) Center and the Military Vehicle Preservation Association (MVPA) announced today the 42nd Annual MVPA International Convention will be held in conjunction with the World of Tanks Cleveland Tank Plant Homecoming Military Show and Swap Meet, June 22 – 24, 2017 at the I-X Center.
The show will feature vehicles built at the former tank plant including the M41 Walker Bulldog Tank, M42 Duster, M56 Scorpion, M108 and M109 self-propelled howitzers, and M114 and M551 Sheridan armored vehicles. Also featured in show are military aircrafts, the Liberty Air Museum’s B-25J Mitchell, “Georgie’s Gal,” along with other member-owned aircraft. Known originally as the Cleveland Bomber Plant, and adjoining the Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, the building’s large doors are still in place and operational, allowing the display of flying military vehicles on the floor with the show’s ground-bound vehicles.
World of Tanks Cleveland Tank Plant Homecoming Military Show and Swap Meet Show Hours:
Thursday, June 22, 2017: 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Friday, June 23, 2017: 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday, June 24, 2017: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
General Admission at Show $15
General Admission in Advance $13*
Kids 12 and under FREE
*A $1 service fee per ticket will be added to your advance order if ordered on-line.
Limit 6 tickets: At I-X Center Box Office only.
General Admission at Show $12
Kids 12 and Under FREE
Eligible member or spouse (but not both) may purchase up to 6 tickets, provided one is used by the purchasing member/spouse. Tickets are available to active and retired U.S. military personnel (including active and retired members of the United States Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists) or their spouses. Must show Current, Retired or Dependent Military ID to receive discount. Veterans must show DD214 or a VA Medical Card.
Group tickets are available by contacting Cyndee Young at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 216-265-2657 Tickets will go on sale in the Spring of 2017.
Jun 22: 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Jun 23: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
Jun 24: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM