Model Railroad News Timetable

White River Productions

ConductorModel Railroad News Timetable lists railroad related events in the United States and Canada free of charge. Notices submitted to this web site at least 90 days prior to event date will be considered for publication in the print edition of our magazines, including Railfan & Railroad, Railroad Model Craftsman, Model Railroad News, and Railpace Newsmagazine.

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December 3, 2022

Phillipsburg Railroad Historians Santa Train Ride

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Come ride with Santa and visit him in our caboose. Gifts for the children and hot cocoa and cookies for all. Ride the Centerville & Southwestern train. See website for details.


December 3, 2022

Willamette Valley Train Show and Swap Meet

Rickreall, Oregon

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 100 tables of model trains and train related item in all scales and gauges, track, buildings, books, t-shirts, accessories, and railroad memorabilia. Sponsored by Willamette Valley Model Railroad Museum.


December 3, 2022 -
December 3, 2022

Lake Shore Model Railroad Association Open House

Chicago, Illinois

Come see one of the largest and oldest HO scale clubs featuring our fully operational model railroad with beautifully detailed scenery. Powered by Digitrax DCC, signaled by Team Digital, and dispatched using JMRI PanelPro.


December 3, 2022

Annual Holiday Model Train Show

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 60 vendor tables, operating modular layouts, model displays and clinics. Sponsored by Philadelphia Division of the Mid-Eastern Region NMRA and Rockledge Model Railroad Museum.


December 3, 2022 -
December 4, 2022

Holiday Train Expo

Ocean City, New Jersey

Enjoy our train show featuring operating model railrod displays, vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges.



December 4, 2022

Great Train Extravaganza

Albany, New York

Enjoy the largest model train event in the Capitol Region featuring operating layouts all scales and LEGO, more than 300 vendor tables selling model trains, train sets, parts, buildings, craftsman kits, accessories, scenery, books, DVDs, prints, memorabilia, and more. Switching puzzle and test tracks available. Presented by Hudson-Berkshire Division NER NMRA.


December 4, 2022

Great Train Extravaganza

Albany, New York

Largest model train event in the Capitol Region. Operating layouts all scales plus giant LEGO layout. More than 300 vendor tables of model trains, train sets, parts, structures, kits, accessories, scenery, books, DVDs, prints, railroad memorabilia, and more. Try our switching puzzle and test tracks. Many exhibits and displays. Presented by the Hudson-Berkshire Division NER NMRA.



December 10, 2022 -
December 11, 2022

RIT Tiger Tracks Train Show & Sale

Rochester, New York

Enjoy our train show featuring two days full of vendors selling new and used model trains and railroad memorabilia, museum displays, operating model railroads, and more. Make sure to check out the progress made HO scale Rochester & Irondequoit Terminal. Presented by the Rochester Institute of Technology Model Railroad Club.


December 10, 2022 -
December 10, 2022

71st Buckeye Model Train Show & Sale

Columbus, Ohio

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors, working layouts, and more. Presented by Golden Spike Enterprises, Inc.


December 10, 2022 -
December 11, 2022

Pasadena Model Railroad December Open House

Los Anagelas, California

Visit the Sierra Pacific Lines, one of the largest HO model Railroads in the U.S. covering almost 5,000 sq. ft. Long trains, breathtaking scenery and theatrical lighting all combine to make this model railroad one your whole family will enjoy.


January 6, 2023

Family Open House & Scout Night

Hingham, Massachusetts

Our 10,000 sq. ft. foot building will host our permanent HO, HOn3, and Trolley layout along with dealer tables and club white elephant table.


January 20, 2023 -
January 22, 2023

Sugar Express 3-Day Rare Mileage Event

Clewiston, Florida

Three-day rare mileage train rides over the railroads of U.S. Sugar behind steam locomotive No. 148 (ex-Florida East Coast) on Friday, and South Central Florida Express diesels on Saturday and Sunday. Trips will feature day-long train rides, multiple photo opportunities, and onboard appetizer and soft drinks each day


January 21, 2023 -
January 22, 2023

Plano Winter Train Show

Plano, Texas

Enjoy our train show featuring 80,000 sq. ft. of operating model railroad layouts, displays, clinics, layout tours, and vendors offering new and used model trains in all scales. Presented by the North Council of Railroad Clubs.


January 21, 2023 -
January 21, 2023

Model Train Show and Swap Meet

Darien, Illinois

Enjoy our train show featuring two levels packed with at least two operating model railroad layouts, 70 vendor tables selling model railroad-related items, books, plastic model kits, diecast models, and more.


January 21, 2023

Brooksville Toy Train Show & Sale

Brooksville, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 60 tables of vendors selling various model trains, toys, and die cast cars, and much more. There will be a running train layout.


January 21, 2023 -
January 22, 2023

Arctic Run Model Railroad Show & Sale

Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains for sale in all scales and gauges, operating layouts, and more.


January 21, 2023 -
January 22, 2023

Model Railroad Club of Buffalo Open House

Tonawanda, New York

Jan. 21-22 and 28-29. Established in 1936, we are one of the oldest continuously operating model railroad clubs in the country. visit our large HO scale Buffalo Central model railroad inspired by scenes from western New York and Pennsylvania, as well as our two-rail O scale and On30 layouts during our annual open house.


January 28, 2023 -
January 29, 2023

Amherst Railway Society Railroad Hobby Show

West Springfield, Massachusetts

Enjoy the largest train show in the Northeast, featuring exhibits from tourist railroads and museums, hundreds of vendors selling new and used model railroad equipment, photos, slides, videos, books, and other railroadiana and collectibles. Many operating model railroads in all scales. Live modeling demonstrations and clinics. Proceeds support historic railway preservation projects throughout New England.


January 28, 2023 -
January 29, 2023

Model Railroad Club of Buffalo Open House

Tonawanda, New York

Jan. 21-22 and 28-29. Established in 1936, we are one of the oldest continuously operating model railroad clubs in the country. visit our large HO scale Buffalo Central model railroad inspired by scenes from western New York and Pennsylvania, as well as our two-rail O scale and On30 layouts during our annual open house.


January 28, 2023

Great Tri-State Rail Sale

La Crosse, Wisconsin

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors from six states offering 280 tables of railroad related merchandise. Buy, sell and trade model trains, books, magazines, railroad memorabilia, railroad art, and hobby supplies. Proceeds support the La Crosse railroad display.


January 29, 2023

Lebanon Train Show

Lebanon, Indiana

Enjoy our train show featuring dealers selling new and used trains. Operating train layouts from G to Z scales and dealers. Enjoy free clinics to help modelers improve their skills. Presented by Central Indiana Division Midwest Region NMRA.


February 4, 2023 -
February 5, 2023

Monticello Model Train Show

Monticello, Iowa

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains for sale.



February 5, 2023

South Central Wisconsin Division – NMRA Meet

Verona, Wisconsin

Monthly meeting includes brief business meeting, judging of the annual members' modeling project, clinics, and home layout tour(s) following the meeting.



February 11, 2023

NMRA Sunshine Region – Western Division Joint Winter Workshop

Inverness, Florida

Enjoy our event including a morning meet and greet with coffee and donuts, four clinic presentations, lunch, and raffle. Model contest judging for AP candidates available. Hosted by the Citrus Model Railroad Club. All are welcome!


February 18, 2023 -
February 19, 2023

WNYRHS Train & Toy Show/WNY Division NMRA Meet

Hamburg, New York

Enjoy our train show featuring multiple operating layouts in N, HO, S, and O, LEGO display and activity area, clinic presentations, and more than 350 vendor tables. Special joint event hosted by Western New York Railway Historical Society and WNY Division NFR NMRA.



February 18, 2023

Greater Houston Train Show

Pasadena, Texas

Enjoy our train show featuring operating layouts, modeling demonstrations, NMRA model contests, and vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges. Presented by San Jacinto Model Railroad Club.


February 18, 2023 -
February 19, 2023

Mad City Model Railroad Show & Sale

Madison, Wisconsin

55th annual show features expanded 100,000 sq. ft. of operating model railroads in all scales, toy trains, clinics, exhibits and vendors (250+ tables). Door prizes and four train sets given away each day. See website for information and discounted online ticket sales. Presented by South Central Wisconsin Division, Midwest Region NMRA.


February 24, 2023 -
February 25, 2023

23rd Annual Asheville Train Show

Fletcher, North Carolina

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, artifacts and antiques, operating layouts, hundreds of vendor tables. Presented by Western North Carolina Model Railroaders.


February 25, 2023

Kissimmee Toy Train Show & Sale

Kissimmee, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 60 tables of vendors on hand selling various model trains, toys, and die cast cars, and much more. There will be a running train layout.


March 4, 2023 -
March 5, 2023

27th Annual Train Show

New Bern, North Carolina

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 90 vendor tables buying and selling all kinds and scales of model railroad equipment and supplies. Many operating layouts, including LEGO.


March 4, 2023

Model Railroad Garage Sale

Dubuque, Iowa

Buy, sell, and trade new and used model railroad equipment in all scales and gauges. Operating model railroad display. Presented by Dakota Southeastern Division Thousand Lakes Region NMRA.


March 4, 2023 -
March 5, 2023

SWARM Model Train Show

Mobile, Alabama

Enjoy our model train show featuring operating model train layouts in several scales, demonstrations of model railroad techniques, and many vendors and dealers. Presented by South West Alabama Railroad Modelers.



March 4, 2023 -
March 5, 2023

21st Lawrence Model Railroad Club Train Show

Lawrence, Kansas

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges. Donate canned goods and get $2.00 admission.


March 4, 2023 -
March 5, 2023

27th Annual Train Show

New Bern, North Carolina

Enjoy our train show featuring 90 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges. Many operating model railroad dispoays, plus LEGO layout for the kids.


March 5, 2023

South Central Wisconsin Division, NMRA Meet

Verona, Wisconsin

Monthly meeting includes brief business meeting, judging of the annual members' modeling project, clinics, and home layout tour(s) following the meeting.


March 11, 2023 -
March 12, 2023

Spring Show & Open House

Hingham, Massachusetts

Our 10,000 sq. ft. foot building will host our permanent HO, HOn3, and Trolley layout along with dealer tables and club white elephant table.


March 11, 2023

Model Railroad Spring Flea Market

West Chester, Ohio

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges. Test Track available. Sponsored by Cincinnati Division 7 NMRA.


March 11, 2023 -
March 12, 2023

25th Annual Piedmont Division Model Train Show

Cartersville, Georgia

Enjoy our train show featuring 6 operating model railroads, 150 vendor tables, food trucks, and more. Presented Piedmont Division SER NMRA.


March 11, 2023

35th Annual Harrisburg Railroad Show and Collectors Market

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling railroadiana, model trains and accessories of all scales, railroad hardware, documents, collectibles, calendars, dining car china, lanterns, books, videos, slides, photographs, apparel and many more items. Nearby Harris Tower Museum will be open for tours. Presented by Harrisburg Chapter NRHS.


April 2, 2023

South Central Wisconsin Division – NMRA Meet

Verona, Wisconsin

Monthly meeting includes brief business meeting, judging of the annual members' modeling project, clinics, and home layout tour(s) following the meeting.