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This Weekend


This Weekend’s Railway Weekender

Our listing of ‘All Things Railroad’ – Events that are on this weekend!

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Weekender Events: February 8 – February 14  
Canada (1)   MAP  
UK (11)   MAP  
US Mid Atlantic States (5)   MAP  
US Midwest States (3)   MAP  
US New England States (2)   MAP  
US Southern States (7)   MAP  
US Southwest States (2)   MAP  
US Western States (4)   MAP  
Open House(s): TOP
Model Railroad Club of Toronto – Romance of The Rails, Toronto, ON

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

Club Open Day, Cleveleys, Lancashire

2/11/2017   MAP

Train Show(s): TOP
Newbury Model Railway Club Show, Newbury, Berkshire

2/11/2017   MAP

2016 Milton Keynes Model Railway Exhibition, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

2/11/2017   MAP

Bournemouth Model Railway Exhibition, Bournemouth, Dorset

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

Monmouth Rotary Model Railway Exhbitiion, Monmouth, Gwent

2/12/2017   MAP

Tappers Train Collectors Club – Evening Meet, Bromley, Kent

2/8/2017   MAP

12th Annual Model Railway Exhibition, Nr Templecombe, Somerset

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

Salvation Army – Model Rail 2017, South Shields, Tyne and Wear

2/10/2017 – 2/11/2017   MAP

G Scale Society West Midlands Area Group – Model Railway Exhibition, Solihull, West Midlands

2/11/2017   MAP

35th Annual Modellers Exhibition, Midhurst, West Sussex

2/12/2017   MAP

The Festival of British Railway Modelling, Doncaster, Yorkshire

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

US Mid Atlantic States  
Special Event(s): TOP
Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum Model Train Sale, Sharpsburg, MD

2/11/2017   MAP

New York Transit Museum exhibit: Next Stop: Second Avenue Subwa, New York, NY

1/25/2017 – 9/3/2017   MAP

Train Show(s): TOP
Fishkill Model Train and Railroad Hobby Show, Fishkill, NY

2/12/2017   MAP

GreenBerg’s Train & Toy Show, Monroeville, PA

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

New Hope Train Show and Sale, New Hope, PA

2/12/2017   MAP

US Midwest States  
Great Midwest Train Show, Wheaton, IL

2/12/2017   MAP

T.T.O.S. Wolverine Division Toy Train Show, Madison Height, MI

2/12/2017   MAP

36th Annual Barron County Model Railroad Club Show, Rice Lake, WI

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

US New England States  
Excursion(s): TOP
Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington Railway Steam in the Snow Double Bill, Alna, ME

2/11/2017   MAP

Train Show(s): TOP
Classic Shows Model Railroad Shows, Wallingford, CT

2/12/2017   MAP

US Southern States  
Excursion(s): TOP
St. Marys Railroad Wild West Steam Express, St. Marys, GA

2/11/2017   MAP

Meeting, Regular(s): TOP
Piedmont Division Monthly Meeting, Sandy Springs, GA

2/14/2017   MAP

Special Event(s): TOP
Celebrate Steam with New Hope Valley Railway, New Hill, NC

2/11/2017   MAP

Train Show(s): TOP
39th Jacksonville Rail Fair, Jacksonville, FL

2/11/2017   MAP

Toy Train Show and Sale, Raleigh, NC

2/11/2017   MAP

The Central Railway Model and Historical Association Inc. 2017 Train Show, Easley, SC

2/10/2017 – 2/11/2017   MAP

Valentines Day(s): TOP
North Carolina Transportation Museum Wine and Dine On the Rails, Spencer, NC

2/10/2017 – 2/11/2017   MAP

US Southwest States  
Train Show(s): TOP
The Great Train Expo, Tulsa, OK, Tulsa, OK

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

Valentines Day(s): TOP
Chocolate Lovers’ Train, Clarkdale, AZ

2/11/2017 – 2/14/2017   MAP

US Western States  
Excursion(s): TOP
Winter Steam Photo Spectacular, Ely, Nevada

2/10/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

Open House(s): TOP
All Gauge Toy Train Association Show, San Diego, CA

2/9/2017   MAP

Train Show(s): TOP
World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour, Los Angeles, CA, Pomona, CA

2/11/2017 – 2/12/2017   MAP

Train & Toy Show T.T.O.S. Southwestern Division, Arcadia, CA

2/12/2017   MAP



12 Comments for “This Weekend”

  • Adam Treptow says:

    As a child I road this train with my family every winter with my Dad. The train was shut down in 2009. It would be nice to know what they will do with the train and if it will ever run again.

    Adam Treptow

  • Lowell says:

    2011 UNW / Snohomish County 4-H Foundation Show – Monroe, WA

    United Northwest Model Railroad Club is proud to announce its 20th annual model railroad show and swap meet to benefit Snohomish County 4-H Foundation February 5 & 6, 2011. It is hosted at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe WA. We are back in last year’s 50,000 sq ft venue at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA.

  • Winchester Model Railroad Club says:

    What: Train Show & Sale Spring 2011
    What is it: Train sale and exhibits regarding railroading and model railroading.
    When: March 12th, 2011
    Where: Train Show: Club house, 430 N Cameron St.
    Train Sale: Friendship Fire House at the north end of Pleasant Valley Road
    Time: 9am – 2pm
    Cost: Train, Sale: Donations requested
    Train Sale: $4 adults ($3 w/PC), under 12 free.

    Contact Info:
    Email: info@wmrrc.org
    Phone: 540-665-9898
    On the web at: http://www.wmrrc.org

  • Carol Westover says:

    The Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum will be holding an all-day model railroad show on June 18, 2011. We are currently seeking vendors for this twice-yearly event.

    More details can be found at our web site. The Friends of the Tehachapi Depot (FOTD) will be selling railroadiana items including books and other railroad-related items. FOTD is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All proceeds from the show will be used to continue operation of the depot museum.

  • Colorado Railroad Museum says:

    German Heritage Festival
    Saturday, June 25 – Sunday June 26
    9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Welcommen to a weekend of Dancenhoppen, Railriden, Giftshoppen and hands-on history. Enjoy traditional music all day long, dancing with heritage dancers, and a feast of German foods. Kids can participate in Kinderleicht crafts and games with Spike, the railyard depot dog, dressed in his lederhosen and steam-up trains will be rolling throughout the weekend.

    Thanks to our sponsors: CBS4, KYGO, Colorado Parent Magazine, German
    American Chamber of Commerce and Paulaner.

    Children $5 (2 and under free), Adults $15, Family $30

    Colorado Railroad Museum
    17155 W. 44th Avenue, Golden, CO 80403

  • Colorado Railroad Museum says:

    Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31
    9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    Buffalo Bill Days is coming to Golden, and the Colorado Railroad Museum is celebrating with a Wild West Days steam-up, featuring train rides in vintage passenger coaches. Meet Buffalo Bill, Doc Holliday, Big Nose Kate, Wild Bill Hickok, Wyatt Earp and a whole slew of outlaws, lawmen, ladies and gentlemen who will bring the Old West back to life with live reenactments.

    Don’t miss the famed 10th Cavalry encampment, fast-draw contests, train robberies and the tent city. Plus meet nationally acclaimed author Reid L. Rosenthal. He’ll be signing his new book “Maps of Fate.”

    Don’t miss a wild, wild event in cooperation with Golden’s Buffalo Bill Days, Monarch Productions, KYGO, CBS4 and Colorado Parent Magazine.

    Children 2-16 $5 (2 and under free), Adults $12, Family $25, Seniors $10

    Colorado Railroad Museum
    17155 W. 44th Avenue, Golden, CO 80403

  • Colorado Railroad Museum says:

    Day Out With Thomas at the Colorado Railroad Museum
    September 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 & 25
    9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Thomas the Tank Engine™ is coming to the Colorado Railroad Museum for the Leader of the Track Tour 2011 with all of his fans.

    Take a ride around the Colorado Railroad Museum on a 15-ton replica of Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular Thomas & Friends™. Meet Sir Topham Hatt, controller of the railway, participate in activities for the whole family including arts and crafts, storytelling, video viewing and live music. Tickets usually sell out, so get yours right away.

    Thanks to our sponsors KYGO, CBS4, Colorado Parent and Rocky Mountain PBS.

    Tickets for Day Out With Thomas: Leader of the Track Tour 2011 are on sale now and available by calling Ticketweb toll-free 866-468-7630, or by visiting http://www.Ticketweb.com/dowt or http://www.ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org.

    Ticket prices are $18 plus tax for ages 2 and up (service charges and fee may apply).

    Colorado Railroad Museum
    17155 W. 44th Avenue, Golden, CO 80403

  • Colorado Railroad Museum says:

    Colorado Wine and Music Train
    Saturday, August 20
    9:00am – 6:00pm

    Lose track of time while sampling all things Colorado… Colorado wines, music and Colorado’s railroad legacy. Enjoy the gentle rock of the rails as you ride behind the historic No. 346 locomotive in one of our classic passenger cars, while sampling a variety of Colorado wines. The wine tasting is from 11am-5pm for an additional $5 for adults 21 and up.

    Live music from Colorado musicians provide the background as you stroll the grounds featuring our vintage locomotives, passenger cars and cabooses.

    Thanks to our sponsors: CBS4 and Cruisin’ 950 and FM 103.1.

    A special thanks to the Colorado wineries joining us for this event: Avanti Winery, Guy Drew Vineyards, Maison la Belle Vie, Turquoise Mesa Winery, Varaison Vineyards and Winery and Verso Cellars.

    Children under 2 free, Children (2-16) $5, Adults $15, Family $30

    Colorado Railroad Museum
    17155 W. 44th Avenue, Golden, CO 80403

  • Geoff Evans says:

    Went to Waverley last weekend and also to Ballarat for their Model Railway Shows and ENJOYED both of these Model Exhibitions. Both Advertised here.

  • Linda Harris says:

    Hi, we are having 2 shows in May. One May 11 at the Gold Coast Museum in Miami and another May 18 In Jacksonville both listed on our website. Can we submit information to you to advertise these shows?

  • Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum says:

    Clamshell Railroad Days
    July 19 & 20th, 10am-4pm
    A celebration of the history of the IR&N Railroad-the only railroad that ran with the tides-which operated on the Long Beach Peninsula from 1889-1930. Included are model railroad layouts from regional clubs, historical presentations, the kids craft caboose and a bus tour. Explore the Pullman Passenger car NAHCOTTA and celebrate the railcar’s 125th birthday.
    Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum
    115 SE Lake St. Ilwaco WA 98624

  • RMD TCA says:

    All Aboard for the Rocky Mountain Train Show December 12th and 13th, 2015 at the Denver Mart.

    The Rocky Mountain Train Show is 2-1/2 acres of fun for the entire family.
    The show features over 30 operating model and toy train layouts of all sizes.
    The show includes free workshops, hourly door prizes and lots of hands-on activities for kids as well as over 600 tables of trains for sale.
    Bring your camera and take your child’s picture with Santa Claus.
    Support the Care 4 Colorado Toy Drive, bring a new toy donation for children and youth served by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver

    Show hours are 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday.
    Admission is $9 for adults- kids under 12 are FREE and parking is $5.
    Food is available onsite.
    The Denver Mart is located at 451 East 58th Avenue, just off I-25 at the 58th Avenue exit.
    Visit http://www.RockyMountainTrainShow.com for more information and discount coupons.

    The Denver Mart
    451 East 58th Avenue
    Denver, CO 80216-8470

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