International Gathering of Friends

The International Gathering of Friends is held annually in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
Beginning in 2003 and now sponsored by Mattel, Inc. the owners of the Matchbox brand the event has some exclusive models made each year.

You can see what goes on at these events by viewing the 17th Annual Matchbox Gathering Agenda

Year Model <click to enlarge>
2003    
2004    
2005    
2006 MB689 : 2006 Ford Crown Victoria Police MB689-02 : 2006 Ford Crown Victoria Police
2007 MB713 : 1965 Austin Mini Van MB713-03 : 1965 Austin Mini Van
2008    
2009 MB765 : 1969 Austin Mini Cooper 1275S MB765-02 : Austin Mini Cooper 1275S
MB761 : 1972 Lotus Europa Special MB761-02 : 1972 Lotus Europa Special

MB755 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine

Dinner Model – 1 of 125

Matchbox MB755-05 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine

MB755 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine

Dinner Model – 1 of 75

Matchbox MB755-06 : Pierce Dash Fire Engine
2010 MB736 : 1975 Chevrolet Stepside MB736-09 : 1975 Chevrolet Stepside MB736-08 : 1975 Chevrolet Stepside
2011 MB741 : 2006 Volkswagen Caddy MB741-c2-03 : 2006 Volkswagen Caddy MB741-c2-02 : 2006 Volkswagen Caddy MB741-c2-01 : 2006 Volkswagen Caddy
MB812 : ’68 Ford Mustang GT CS
Dinner Model (First 75)
Matchbox MB812-02 : ´68 Ford Mustang GT CS
MB812 : ’68 Ford Mustang GT CS
Dinner Model
Matchbox MB812-03 : ´68 Ford Mustang GT CS
2012 MB843 : Seagrave Fire Engine MB843-02 : Seagrave Fire Engine
2013    
2014 MB933 : Dodge Charger Pursuit MB933-02 : Dodge Charger Pursuit
2015    
2016 MB862 : ’66 Dodge A100 Pickup
(Dealer Model)
Matchbox MB862-06 : MB862 : ´66 Dodge A100 Pickup
2017 MB702-A : 1972 Ford Bronco 4×4 Matchbox MB720-A-22 : 1972 Ford Bronco 4x4
MB1022 : 1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GTX Matchbox MB1022-03 : 1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GTX
Matchbox MB1022-04 : 1971 Nissan Skyline 2000 GTX
2018 MB1023 : 1970 Datsun 510 Rally MB1023-04 : ´70 Datsun 510 Rally
MB1027 : 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty MB1027-02 : 2017 Ford f-350 Superduty
2019 MB1089 : GMC Scenic Cruiser
(Dealer Model)
MB1089-03 : GMC Scenicruiser
MB1169 : 1980 Mercedes-Benz W 123 Wagon 
Dinner Model (First 75)
Matchbox MB1169-03 : 1980 Mercedes-Benz W 123 Wagon
MB1169 : 1980 Mercedes-Benz W 123 Wagon 
Dinner Model
Matchbox MB1169-02 : 1980 Mercedes-Benz W 123 Wagon