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Monday September 1st 2014

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: August 20 – August 26  
CHOOSE YOUR REGION  
Canada (3)   MAP  
UK (13)   MAP  
US Mid Atlantic States (7)   MAP  
US Midwest States (4)   MAP  
US Southern States (2)   MAP  
US Western States (3)   MAP  
Canada  
Excursion(s): TOP
Chef Brady Presents An Evening On The Rails, Wetaskiwin, AB

8/22/2014   MAP

www.abcentralrailway.com
 
Halloween(s): TOP
Day Out with Thomas train ride event, Winnipeg, MB

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.pdcrailway.com
 
Special Event(s): TOP
Action Hobbies Kingsville’s
Historical Train Slide Show #13
Pierre Ozorák on
“Across Canada In Four Decades Of Slide Photography” , Kingsville, ON


8/24/2014   MAP

actionhobbieskingsville.com
 
UK  
Day Out With Thomas(s): TOP
Day Out With Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Brechin, Angus

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.caledonianrailway.com
 
Thomas Land, Tamworth, Staffordshire

3/29/2014 – 11/2/2014   MAP

www.draytonmanor.co.uk
 
Open House(s): TOP
Gainsborough MRS Open Day, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

8/23/2014   MAP

www.gainsboroughmodelrailway.co.uk
 
Run Day(s): TOP
Stapleford Miniature Railway Open Weekend, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

8/23/2014 – 8/25/2014   MAP

www.fsmr.org.uk
 
Swap Meet(s): TOP
TTC Toy Fairs – Chesterfield Toy & Train Fair, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

8/25/2014   MAP

www.ttctoyfairs.webs.com
 
Tony Oakes – Bridgnorth Toy, Train and Model Collectors Fairs, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

8/25/2014   MAP

tony.oakes1@btinternet.com
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Hayle Model Rail Club – Model Railway Exhibition, Hayle, Cornwall

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.haylemrc.org.uk
 
Mangaps Railway Museum & Members of Chelmsford MRC – Railway Gala Weekend & Model Railway Exhibition, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex

8/23/2014 – 8/26/2014   MAP

www.chelmsford-and-district-mrc.webs.com
 
American Model Railroad Group – Running Meet & Mini Exhibition, Gosport, Hampshire

8/23/2014   MAP

www.freewebs.com/gosportrailroadgroup
 
Annual Model Railway Exhibition, Skipton, North Yorkshire

8/23/2014 – 8/25/2014   MAP

www.skiptonrailsoc.org.uk
 
Harrogate Model Show, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

8/25/2014   MAP

harrogatemrc@hotmail.com
 
Corris Model Railway Exhibition, Machynlleth, Powys

8/24/2014 – 8/25/2014   MAP

www.corris.co.uk
 
Railex North East, North Shields, Tyne and Wear

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.btmrs.co.uk
 
US Mid Atlantic States  
Excursion(s): TOP
Train Excursion from Scranton to Gouldsboro and Return, Scranton, PA

8/24/2014   MAP

www.nps.gov/stea
 
Train Excursion from Scranton to Moscow and Return, Scranton, PA

8/23/2014   MAP

www.nps.gov/stea
 
Steamtown Excursion to Binghamton, Scranton, PA

8/23/2014   MAP

www.nps.gov/stea
 
Special Event(s): TOP
56th Annual Steam Engine and Tractor Show, Williams Grove, PA

8/24/2014 – 8/30/2014   MAP

www.wghsea.org
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Maugansville Toy, Train and Collectable Show, Hagerstown, MD

8/24/2014   MAP

717-903-3964
 
GreenBerg’s Train & Toy Show, Edison, NJ, Edison, NJ

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.greenbergshows.com
 
10th Anniversary Show “2014 N-Scale Weekend”, Everett, PA

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.n-scaleweekend.com
 
US Midwest States  
Day Out With Thomas(s): TOP
Day Out With Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Union, IL

8/23/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.irm.org
 
Meeting, Regular(s): TOP
Everett’s 10th Annual Train Show & Swap Meet, Marion, OH

8/23/2014   MAP

740-383-3311
 
Special Event(s): TOP
Day Out With Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, Flint, MI

8/22/2014 – 8/24/2014   MAP

www.geneseecountyparks.org
 
Train Show(s): TOP
TMA Model Train Show, St. Louis, MO

8/24/2014   MAP

transportmuseumassociation.org
 
US Southern States  
Day Out With Thomas(s): TOP
Summer Train Show, Nashville, TN

8/23/2014   MAP

www.tcry.org
 
Toy Train Show(s): TOP
Regal Railways Presents Model Toy Train Show & Sale, Pinellas Park, FL

8/23/2014   MAP

www.regalrailways.com
 
US Western States  
Convention(s): TOP
SP&S Historical Society Convention, Vancouver, WA

8/21/2014 – 8/23/2014   MAP

www.spshs.org
 
Open House(s): TOP
Santa Susana Railroad Historical Society Swap Meet and Open House, Simi Valley, CA

8/23/2014   MAP

www.santasusannadepot.org
 
Train Show(s): TOP
17th Annual Railroad Show, Toppenish, WA

8/23/2014   MAP

www.nprymuseum.org
 

10 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.

    V,r
    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
    http://www.ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org
    303.279.4591
    Info@ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org

  • 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
    http://www.ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org
    303.279.4591
    info@coloradorailroadmuseum.org

  • 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
    http://www.ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org
    303.279.4591
    info@coloradorailroadmuseum.org

  • 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
    http://www.ColoradoRailroadMuseum.org
    303.279.4591
    info@coloradorailroadmuseum.org

  • 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?


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