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Battle River Rails includes clinics, prototype and layout tours, and more. Barbecue May 16 at Camrose railway station, banquet May 17 at Le Chateau Hotel. See web site for details and registration. Presented by Battle River Railway Modellers.
Enjoy our special event featuring keynote speaker Trevor Marshall and "The Road Less Traveled." Operating sessions, layout tours, prototype and modelling clinics, model displays and more will all be part of the Meet. See web site for details and registration.
Clinic programs, plus mini-clinics, a non-judged “square foot challenge” contest, home layout tours, operating sessions and on-site operations layout, enjoy a day at the Western Railway Museum including streetcar and interurban car rides, and a barbecue lunch. Our guest banquet speaker will be Stacey Naffah, president of Wm. K. Walthers. See web site for details.
Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains, railroad collectibles, and more. Enjoy exhibits of New Haven equipment on the grounds. Train rides available (extra fare). Presented by The New Haven Railroad Historical & Technical Association.
Annual business meeting and election of Superintendent and Chief Clerk. Our monthly meeting features division news, events, clinic presentations and popular vote model contests with awards. See our website for latest contest and event details.
Enjoy a private five-hour chartered train ride on the Nickel Plate Express, departing at 10am from Noblesville and running to Atlanta and return. Scheduled stop at Arcadia Depot and Mr. Muffins Trains. Meal stop at Choo Choo Cafe (meal not included in ticket price). Age 12 and up only. Contact for details and ticket purchase.
Tours, presentations, and meet-and-greet for railroad employees, families, and fans, marking the 40th anniversary of the passing of the the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad. See web site for details.
NEW, LARGER LOCATION! Enjoy our train show featuring more than 100 vendor tables and numerous operating layouts in a 25,800 sq ft. building. See web site for details. Sponsored by the Kansas Central Model Railroaders.
Enjoy our O scale model train show featuring new and used model trains and railroad collectibles for sale. Our 40x65 club layout will be operating from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm (follow the signs from Exit 22 or 23 off Route 2). Sponsored by the Southern New England Model Railroad Club.
Enjoy more than 200 vendor tables of trains and model railroad supplies in all scales, railroad books and collectibles, operating model railroad displays, LEGO and Thomas trains and play area. Enter frawing for Lionel "Thomas" Train Set. Presented by Grand River Valley Railroad Club.
Ride private car "Hollywood Beach" (ex-Seaboard Air Line) from St. Louis, Chicago, or Memphis to New Orleans. Departing April 27 with three nights in New Orleans (Chicago and St. Louis passengers may occupy the car as hotel facilities). Tour the city on your own. Departing New Orleans on May 2, arriving Chicago May 3 and St. Louis May 4. See web site for details and reservations.
Enjoy layout tours, presentations focused on the Wabash and St. Louis, model contest, and banquet. Saurday. bus tour of St. Louis railroad structures including renovated Union Station, and a ride Metrolink on ex-Wabash tracks. Sunday bus tour of National Museum of Transportation and ride Wabash, Frisco & Pacific. This event is open to all. Presented by Wabash Railroad Historical Society.
This annual four-day event features manufacturer exhibits, model contests, operating modules, live steam, home layout visits and clinics in a 35,000 sq. ft. convention center. You will have the opportunity to visit some of the finest narrow gauge layouts in the greater St. Louis area. See web site for details.
Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains and railroad collectibles for sale. Presented by the Metropolitan Division Train Collectors Association and the New York Society of Model Engineers.
Enjoy our train show featuring new and used toys and model trains in all scales and gauges for sale, operating model railroad displays, and more. Presented by Niagara and Niagara Orleans Model Railroad Engineers (NOME) and Toy Train Collectors Society (TTCS).
Celebrate the history of the Lehigh Valley Railroad with a program of slides, movies, photographs, and discussions. Attendees are welcome to bring their own LV memorabilia to share. Enjoy museum exhibits and model train displays. See web site for details.
Enjoy historical and modeling presentations on the New York Central, a tour of historical sites, layout tours, banquet with guest speaker, a free admission railroadiana and model train show on May 17, and the Collinwood Shop selling NYC memorabilia and models. Special hotel rate available. See web site for details.
Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales, railroad antiques and collectibles, timetables, keys, locks, and lanterns, books and videos, model railroad display, and New York Central Railroad specialty items from the NYCSHS Collinwood Shop. Presented by the New York Central System Historical Society.
Enjoy fantastic multi-media slideshow presentations, railroad collectibles show and sale, visit Marion Union Station and the restored AC Tower. Presenters include Bruce Barrett, Charlie Dischinger, Steve Glischinski, John Gruber, Chris Guss, Michael Harding, Elrond Lawrence, Scott Lothes, Jeff Mast, and Samuel Phillips. See web site for details.
Our annual regional convention includes clinics, non-rail activities, free-mo operations, banquet, layout tours, local attractions, and more. See web site for details and registration options. Hosted by First Division PNR NMRA.
Enjoy our free one-day event located just one block north of Main Line Hobby Supply, including prototype and modeling clinic presentations, modular displays, and meet other model railroaders. Presented in cooperation with South Mountain Division, Mid-Eastern Region NMRA.
Enjoy a demonstration of steam traction engines, train rides behind Pennsylvania Railroad 0-6-0 switcher No. 643, antique tractors, a working saw mill, model train exhibit, and more. See web site for details.
Enjoy our show featuring vendors of railroad books, magazines, art, model trains, and other railroad memorabilia. Children can participate in a raffle to win a train set. Enjoy presentations by local photographers. Presented by Railroad Historians of the Lehigh Valley and Lehigh Valley Chapter NRHS.
Enjoy our train show featuring more than 300 vendor tables, 10 operating layouts in all scales, silent auction, and more. Depot museum open house with 0-6-0T locomotive, Illinois Central dining car, 60' MP high cube boxcar, MP caboose. Free train rides for children under 13 on Landa Park Railroad. See web site for details. Presented by New Braunfels Historic Railroad and Modelers Society.
Enjoy our train show featuring modular layouts, vendors, children's play area, and more. Narrow gauge train ride ($12 extra fare). Admission also includes the R.D. Moses Texas & Pacific Model Railroad. Sponsored by the Jefferson & Cypress Bayou Model Railroad Club and the Historic Jefferson Railway.
Families will enjoy a holiday train excursion aboard Santa Train to visit Santa Claus at the historic Snoqualmie Depot. Children and their families will enjoy music, fresh-baked cookies from coal-fired ovens, hot cocoa and fresh coffee, and a small gift for each child. See web site for details.
Celebrate grandma and grandpa on National Grandparent’s Day, September 13! It’s the perfect weekend to take the grands for a ride aboard the Northwest Railway Museum’s antique train. On both September 12 and 13, a grandparent rides free when accompanied by a paying grandchild – of any age! See web site for details.
Father’s Day weekend fathers ride free when accompanied by a paying child – of any age! Enjoy views of the Cascade foothills, Snoqualmie Falls and the Snoqualmie Valley as you relax aboard the Northwest Railway Museum’s antique coaches. Bring the whole family! See web site for details.
To commemorate the holiday, the Northwest Railway Museum will offer a special $5 roundtrip train fare May 23-25, to members of the military: active duty, guard, reserve, retired, and their dependent family members, with current military ID. See web site for details.
Celebrate mom this Mother’s Day weekend on May 9-10 with a scenic train excursion through the Cascade foothills. The Northwest Railway Museum invites mothers to enjoy a free ride aboard our antique train, when accompanied by a paying child of any age! See web site for details.