HobbyTown or HobbyTown USA is an American retail hobby, collectibles and toy store chain. Beginning with the purchase of a local business by Merlin Hayes, Mary Hayes and Thom Walla, HobbyTown was founded in 1980, incorporated in 1985, and began franchising in 1986. Most stores offer a full line of radio control hobbies, scale models, games, toys, educational items, paints, tools and model railroad items. The stores also carry seasonal items such as rockets, pinewood derby cars, educational toys, and kites. Products sold are suitable for both experienced and beginning hobbyists. The website for HobbyTown (www.hobbytown.com) provides E-commerce for customers worldwide.
For Lubbock, this opens so many doors for the hobby enthusiasts and those interested in building things. Great for bonding with your children or just enjoying your love for this kind of hobby, they will take care of you!
Lubbock’s store will open for their Grand Opening on April 7th from 10am – 7pm. They are located at 5610 Frankford Ave. Suite E. In the same shopping center as Re-Bath and Chances R. The owners are local and excited to be opening a local business. Offering retail items along with different workshops there are many ways to get involved.
You can find them online at www.hobbytown.com or like them on Facebook at HobbyTown Lubbock.