The Chicago Toy Soldier Show would like to honor our vendors who have been supporters of the Show and hobby for 30 years or more. View their photos here: CTSS Old Guard

2019 Show: Photos coming soon!

See the WGN Television coverage of CTSS 2019

View our brand new YouTube video below “Tour the Chicago Toy Soldier Show”, a showcase of all the fun things to find and do at the Chicago Toy Soldier Show.

2018 Show (Photos courtesy of Dan Crews and Noel Schlageter )

Room Trading and Display

Workshops and Demonstrations

-Kathi Bird’s Shadowbox Workshop

-“How to Convert Your Plastic Soldiers”

-“Diorama 101”

CTSS Happy Hour(s)

Photo Booth

Sunday Show


2017 Show (Photos courtesy of Dan Crews and Noel Schlageter)

Room Trading

CTSS Happy Hour(s)

Photo Booth

Sunday Show

Click HERE to view WGN Television’s coverage of the 2017 Chicago Toy Soldier Show

CTSS visitors come from far and wide to experience the Sunday Show! Long-time Show attendee Jeff Frank greets 2017 visitors with, “tell us where you’re from.”

2016 Show (Photos courtesy of Noel Schlageter)

Other Media Links:

Hear Roger Garfield, Chicago Toy Soldier Show manager; Charles Stewart, donor of the Stewart Historic Miniatures Collection; and Ken Osen, co-owner of W. Britain, at the Makers Series symposium hosted by the Frazier History Museum in Louisville, Kentucky, on 24 Feb, 2018.