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This Weekend

This Weekend’s Railway Weekender

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Weekender Events: March 25 – March 31  
CHOOSE YOUR REGION  
Asia (1)   MAP  
Australia_NZ (5)   MAP  
Canada (3)   MAP  
UK (14)   MAP  
US Mid Atlantic States (9)   MAP  
US Midwest States (5)   MAP  
US New England States (3)   MAP  
US Southern States (4)   MAP  
US Southwest States (3)   MAP  
US Western States (2)   MAP  
Asia  
Convention(s): TOP
2015 China Guangzhou Int’l Game & Amusement Exhibition (CIAE 2015), Guangzhou, Guangdong

3/28/2015 – 3/30/2015   MAP

www.chinaamusement.com
 
Australia_NZ  
Day Out With Thomas(s): TOP
Day Out With Thomas at the Bellarine Railway, Queenscliff, VIC

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.bellarinerailway.com.au
 
Puffing Billy Day Out With Thomas, Belgrave, Victoria

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.puffingbilly.com.au
 
Swap Meet(s): TOP
All Gauge Model Railway Club Inc. Table Sale, Toowoomba, Queensland

3/29/2015   MAP

www.ddmrc.com.au
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Canberra Model Railway Expo, Kaleen, ACT

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

canberra-model-railway-club.webs.com
 
Open Day, Mortdale, NSW

3/28/2015   MAP

www.amransw.asn.au
 
Canada  
Special Event(s): TOP
Orient Express Event – RMEO Fundraier, Smith Falls, ON

3/28/2015   MAP

www.rmeo.org
 
Tour Model Railroad(s): TOP
Self Guided Home & Club Layout Tour, Cambridge, ON

3/28/2015   MAP

www.doubleheaders.org
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Annual Lindsay Model Railway Show, Lindsay, ON

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.ldmr.org
 
UK  
Meeting, Regular(s): TOP
Gloucester Gauge O Group – Hardwicke Gauge O Meet, Hardwicke, Gloucestershire

3/29/2015   MAP

glosgog.wordpress.com
 
Museum Event(s): TOP
NRM York presents… ‘Playing Trains’, , York

3/20/2015 – 9/4/2015   MAP

www.nrm.org.uk/PlanaVisit/VisitYork.aspx
 
Open House(s): TOP
Tendring Hundred MRC – Open Day, Clacton-on-sea, Essex

3/28/2015   MAP

chuffchuff.halls@btinternet.com
 
MERG (Scotland) – Open Day, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

3/29/2015   MAP

sites.google.com/site/mergeastscotland/
 
Taunton Model Railway Group Open Day, Taunton, Somerset

3/27/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.ukmodelshops.co.uk/tmrg/
 
Special Event(s): TOP
Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway: Work Weekend, Sittingbourne, Kent

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.sklr.net
 
MNR’s Spring Diesel Gala, Dereham, Norfolk

3/27/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.mnr.org.uk
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Belper Model Railway Group – Belper Exhibition, Belper, Derbyshire

3/28/2015   MAP

01773 880586
 
Carlton Railway Society – Model Railway Show, Goole, East Yorkshire

3/28/2015   MAP

chrisandlesley948@btinternet.com
 
The London Festival of Railway Modelling, Wood Green, Greater London

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.model-railways-live.co.uk
 
Merseyside Hobbies & Model Railway Exhibition, Wirral, Merseyside

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

brrystcktn@aol.com
 
The Great North of Scotland Model Railway Exhibition, Lhanbryde, Moray

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.moraymrg.org.u
 
Sheffield Model Railway Exhibition, Sheffield, South Yorkshire

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.sheffieldmodelrailwayenthusiasts.com
 
The Sussex Downs OO9 Group Members Day, Lancing, West Sussex

3/28/2015   MAP

sussexdowns009.wordpress.com
 
US Mid Atlantic States  
Convention(s): TOP
2015 RPM-East, Greensburg, PA

3/27/2015 – 3/28/2015   MAP

www.hansmanns.org
 
Potomac Division NMRA Annual Mini-convention, Annandale, VA

3/28/2015   MAP

www.potomac-nmra.org
 
Open House(s): TOP
Spring Open House and Exhibition, Carlstadt, NJ

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.modelengineers.org
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Hartly Annual Train and Toy Show, Hartly, DE

3/28/2015   MAP

www.hartlyfire51.com
 
World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour, Edison, NJ, Edison, NJ

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.wghshow.com
 
Great Batavia Train Show, Batavia, NY

3/29/2015   MAP

www.gsme.org
 
2015 Fine Scale Model Railroader Expo, Scranton, PA

3/26/2015 – 3/28/2015   MAP

www.modelrailroadexpo.com
 
East Coast Large Scale Train Show, York, PA

3/27/2015 – 3/28/2015   MAP

www.LargeScaleTrainShows.com
 
Alto Model Train Museum Assoc. Train Meet, Altoon, PA

3/29/2015   MAP

www.trainweb.org/altoonatrain/
 
US Midwest States  
Railroad Days(s): TOP
Randolph Railroad Days, Randolph, MN

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=twLyiaIKN38
 
Train Show(s): TOP
34th Annual All-American Railroad Show, LaGrange, IL

3/28/2015   MAP

www.mwr-nmra.org/divisions/dupage/dupageindex.htm
 
Rock River Valley Division Annual Train Show & Sale, Rockford, IL

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.rrvd-nmra.org
 
Tristate Model Railroaders Model Train Show, Joplin, MO

3/28/2015   MAP

www.tristatemodelrailroaders.com
 
Springfield Model Train Show, Springfield, OH

3/29/2015   MAP

937 399-6647
 
US New England States  
Easter Run(s): TOP
Ride a Vintage Train to Visit the Easter Bunny, Danbury, CT

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.danbury.org/drm/index.htm
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Mark T. Sheehan High School Model Train Show, Wallingford, CT

3/29/2015   MAP

jpdrescher@comcast.net
 
Nashua Valley Railroad Assoc. Railfair 2015, Shirley, MA

3/29/2015   MAP

www.nvrra.com
 
US Southern States  
Easter Run(s): TOP
Peter Cottontail Express, St. Marys, GA

3/28/2015   MAP

www.stmarysrailroad.com
 
Easter Bunny Excursion Trains, Nashville, TN

3/28/2015   MAP

www.tcry.org
 
Meeting, Special(s): TOP
Savannah Prototype Modeler’s Meet, Port Wentworth, GA

3/27/2015 – 3/28/2015   MAP

www.savannahrpm.com
 
Train Show(s): TOP
Regal Railways Train Show & Swap Meet, Kissimmee, Kissimmee, FL

3/28/2015   MAP

www.regalrailways.com
 
US Southwest States  
Easter Run(s): TOP
The Easter Egg Express, Rusk, TX

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.texasstaterr.com
 
Excursion(s): TOP
Dogwood Special Brunch Train, Rusk, TX

3/29/2015   MAP

www.texasstaterr.com
 
Open House(s): TOP
Trains in the Garden 2015, Mesa, AZ

3/28/2015 – 3/29/2015   MAP

www.azbigtrains.org
 
US Western States  
Train Show(s): TOP
4th Annual Lewis-Clark Railroad and Collectibles Swap Meet, Lewiston, ID

3/28/2015   MAP

www.lewis-clarktrainclub.com
 
Pacific Northwest Area Meet ‘N March, Beaverton, OR

3/28/2015   MAP

www.meetnmarch.org
 

11 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?

  • 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
    360-642-3446
    http://www.columbiapacificheritagemuseum.com


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