DOVER — As a 12-year-old with parents going through a divorce, Richard Lemley has fond memories of the enjoyable distraction hobbies like RC (radio-controlled) cars and planes offered. “Divorce can be hard on kids so it was nice to have something fun to do,” he said. “I remember that in my middle school in New... MORE »
IN THE NEWS
HobbyTown has been making news since we opened our first franchise store in 1985. Check back often to see all the exciting things happening with us.
HobbyTown has again made the list of one of the Top Franchises for Veterans. The October issue of Entrepreneur magazine will feature the new rankings. This is one of the hottest topics in the franchising and HobbyTown is ranked #32!MORE »
It can be difficult to find a store that’s part of a national chain, but also has a local flavor. But the owner of Norman’s HobbyTown USA wants his shop at 2236 W. Main St to have a local feel. Two local residents — owner Gary Cahill and his son, Tanner — run it. They’re... MORE »
HobbyTown is sending a big Thank-You to our retiring store owner in Sanford, FL. Jim Howerton has been a HobbyTown store owner since 1990 and is stepping down. The existing owners of HobbyTown in Fayetteville, NC have purchased the store from Jim. So, Congratulations to Greg and Sharon Steiner on their second HobbyTown Franchise.MORE »
HobbyTown is pleased to announce the opening of another new store. The store is located in Plaza De Cuyamaca which is at 9747 Mission Gorge Rd in Santee, CA. We want to welcome and congratulate Mark Focareta on his new store. The Grand Opening is scheduled for March 2 & 3. We are very proud... MORE »