Model Railroad News Timetable

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Railroad Model Craftsman Timetable lists railroad related events in the United States and Canada free of charge. Notices submitted to our web site at least 90 days prior to event date will be considered for publication in the print edition of our magazines, including Railroad Model Craftsman, Railfan & Railroad, Model Railroad News, and O Scale Trains. White River Productions is not responsible for errors in listings, please confirm details with event sponsor.


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November 27, 2021 -
November 28, 2021

Tour de Chooch 2021

Tewksbury, Massachusetts

A free, self guided tour of 21 model railroad open houses in northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. Due to the Covid pandemic, please visit our website on the days of the tour for final information on the locations.


November 27, 2021 -
December 4, 2021

Nauset Model Railroad Club Open House

Orleans, Massachusetts

Open Saturdays from November 27-Deceber 18, 2021. Enjoy five operating layouts in N, HO, S, O and G scales. See website for details.


November 27, 2021 -
November 28, 2021

The Garden State Model Railway Club Annual Open House

North Haledon, New Jersey

The GSMRR has opens their doors to the public for 63 years. Come see see a working railroad in miniature, Thomas and Friends, a children's layout putting your child at the control and a BLOCK layout for the smallest of model railroaders. See the progress on our second three tiered layout.


November 28, 2021 -
November 28, 2021

Southeast Michigan Model Railroad Flea Market & Show

Saline, Michigan

Enjoy our train show and flea market featuring vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales, railroad collectibles, and more. Operating model railroad displays and LEGO. Presented by Rails On Wheels.


December 4, 2021

Model Railroad Train Show

Glenside, Pennsylvania

The show will have an operating N scale and T-Track layout and a variety of dealers selling model and toy trains, new and used, in all scales and gauges. Jointly hosted by Philadelphia Division NMRA and GATSME Model Railroad Club. See web site for details.


December 4, 2021 -
December 5, 2021

New England Model Train Expo

Marlborough, Massachusetts

New England's largest annual holiday train show featuring vendors, operating layouts, and more. Presented by HUB Division NMRA.


December 4, 2021

Santa Caboose Train

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Enjoy gifts for the children and hot cocoa and cookies for all while you visit with Santa Claus.


December 4, 2021 -
December 4, 2021

31st Model Railroad Swap & Sell Meet

Hobart, Indiana

Swap and sell new and used model railroad items of all scales. Proceeds support local Hobart Indiana Charities


December 4, 2021 -
December 5, 2021

The Garden State Model Railway Club Annual Open House

North Haledon, New Jersey

The GSMRR has opens their doors to the public for 63 years. Come see see a working railroad in miniature, Thomas and Friends, a children's layout putting your child at the control and a block layout for the smallest of model railroaders. See the progress on our second three tiered layout.



December 5, 2021

Great Train Extravaganza

Albany, New York

Enjoy operating layouts all scales plus giant Legos layout, 300+ tables of vendors selling model trains, train sets, parts, buildings, craftsman kits, accessories, scenery, books, DVDs, prints, railroad memorabilia, and more. See educational and NMRA exhibits, and kids can take a ride on the Roaming Railroad. Presented by Hudson-Berkshire Division NMRA.




December 11, 2021 -
December 18, 2021

Nauset Model Railroad Club Holiday Open House

Orleans, Massachusetts

Open Saturdays from November 27-Deceber 18, 2021. Enjoy five operating layouts in N, HO, S, O and G scales. See website for details.


December 11, 2021 -
December 12, 2021

Garden State Model Railway Club Annual Open House

North Haledon, New Jersey

The GSMRR has opens their doors to the public for 63 years. Come see see a working railroad in miniature, Thomas and Friends, a children's layout putting your child at the control and a block layout for the smallest of model railroaders. See the progress on our second three tiered layout.


January 6, 2022 -
January 8, 2022

Prototype Rails 2022

Cocoa Beach, Florida

The "Bash at the Beach" railroad prototype modelers meet returns with clinic presentations, vendors, models in all scales on display, modular layouts, and beautiful Florida weather. Registration required, see web site for details.


January 8, 2022 -
January 9, 2022

Garden State Model Railway Club Annual Open House

North Haledon, New Jersey

Come see see a working railroad in miniature, Thomas and Friends, a children's layout putting your child at the controls and a LEGO-style layout for the smallest of model railroaders. See the progress on our second three-tiered layout. See website for details.


January 15, 2022 -
January 16, 2022

Dallas Area Train Show

Plano, Texas

Enjoy more than 80,000 sq. ft. of model railroading incuding operating layouts, clinic presentatoins, dealers, tours, and sales tables. See web site for details.



January 29, 2022

South Indy Train Show

Beech Grove, Indiana

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales.


January 30, 2022

Lebanon CID-NMRA Train Show

Lebanon, Indiana

All scales, operating layouts, vendors selling new and used model trains and railroad collectibles, clinic presentations, contests, and more. All in 20,000 sq. ft. in two buildings connected by a climate controlled passageway. Presented by Central Indiana Division NMRA.


February 12, 2022

Greater Houston Train Show

Pasadena, Texas

Enjoy operating layouts, classes on railroad and modeling subjects, NMRA contests, and vendors from across the Southwest. See web site for details.


February 12, 2022

Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum February Train Sale

Boonsboro, Maryland

Enjoy our train show featuring all scales and makes of model trains, along with railroad collectibles and hobby tools and parts. Washington County requires all persons to be masked inside the building. Presented by Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum, proceeds benefit restoration of Antietam Station.


February 18, 2022 -
February 19, 2022

26th Annual Train Show

New Bern, North Carolina

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 90 tables of vendors buying and selling all kinds and scales of model railroad equipment, as well as operating model railroad displays in all scales.


February 19, 2022 -
February 20, 2022

Mad City Model Railroad Show & Sale

Madison, Wisconsin

54th annual show features huge 90,000 sq. ft. of layouts in all scales, toy trains, clinics, exhibits and more than 250 vendor tables. Four train sets given away each day! See website for details. Presented by South Central Wisconsin Division, Midwest Region NMRA.


February 26, 2022

O Scale South 2022

Roswell, Georgia

7th annual O Scale two-rail meet featuring swap meet and modular layout display. Home layout tours. See web site for details.


March 6, 2022

Jersey Central Train Show and Sale

Clark, New Jersey

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales, railroadiana, collectible paper, books, videos, photographic images, prints and slides, and more. Presented by Jersey Central Chapter NRHS.


March 12, 2022 -
March 13, 2022

KVRA Model Train & Craft Show

Charleston, West Virginia

NEW LOCATION! More than 19,000 sq. ft. of layouts in several scales and vendors selling new and used model railroad products. Clinic presentations. Presented by the Kanawha Valley Railroad Association.


March 12, 2022 -
March 12, 2022

34th Annual Harrisburg Railroad Show & Collectors Market

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

NEW LOCATION! 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, slides, photographs, videos, clothing and many more items. Nearby Harris Tower will be open for tours. Presented by Harrisburg Chapter NRHS.


April 2, 2022

Harrisburg All O Scale Meet

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

This show is solely focused on scale models including standard O, Proto 48, On2, On30, On3. There will be vendors selling new and used models, clinic presentations, and more.