On 17-18.03.2018 at the Culture Center in Nowy Tomyśl, the 4th Paper Models Contest for the Cup of the Mayor of Nowy Tomyśl took place. 513 models made by modelers from Russia (Novosibirsk) and 37 cities from Poland were submitted for competition. Additionally, non-competitive exhibitions took place, in which a total of 30 works were shown, including models in bottles. The honorary patronage over the event was taken by the Naval Museum in Gdynia.
For the youngest visitors, modeling workshops were prepared. In parallel with the contest, an exhibition of several dozen 3D ship graphics showing battleships was presented: USS Arizona, Bismarck and IJN Haruna and heavy cruisers: Prinz Eugen and IJN Tone. It was also possible to see several dozen computer-generated graphics of planes and ships from the Second World War.