Railroad Model Craftsman Timetable

White River Productions

Railroad Model Craftsman 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. White River Productions is not responsible for errors in listings, please confirm details with event sponsor.

White River Productions is not responsible for errors in listings, please confirm details with event sponsor.


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May 28, 2024 -
June 5, 2024

DCNRHS Journey to Pullman (Chicago)

New York, NY

Experience overnight Pullman travel aboard restored heavyweight Dover Harbor to Chicago on the Lake Shore Limited for Historic Pullman Railroad Days festivities. Dover Harbor returns eastbound via Cardinal to Washington, D.C., or New York. See website for details.


June 1, 2024

4th Annual Large Scale Only Train Show

Warren, Ohio

Enjoy our large scale train show featuring more than 60 tables of new and used G scale trains and a accessories. Riverside Railroad Club's 30x50 indoor layout will be operating.


June 7, 2024 -
June 8, 2024

West Penn Trolley Meet

Washington, Pennsylvania

For the first time in the new Welcome & Education Center, this meet features traction-themed layouts, vendor tables, trolley parades, unlimited trolley rides, tours, food trucks, night photo shoots, Anything on Wheels car show (6/8-6/9), and an optional Sunday excursion in Pittsburgh.



June 8, 2024

Grand Opening of Restored WWII Pullman Troop Sleeper

Terre Haute, Indiana

Pullman Troop Sleeper 7118 was built in 1943 to transport military service personnel during World War II. It later became Chicago & Eastern Illinois A-1147, and then Louisville & Nashville 43573. CSX donated the car to Alabama Railroad Museum, who transferred it to Wabash Valley Railroad Museum in 2014. Join museum volunteers in celebrating the restoration of this car during this special event.


June 15, 2024 -
June 15, 2024

Frisco Rail Fest

Springfield, Missouri

Join us as we celebrate the rich railroad heritage of Springfield’s Commercial Street and the Frisco railroad. Operating layouts, Steel Highways Railcam info, museums and railroad safety, will all be represented. Our Historic City Market will also be open for a wide variety of shopping.


June 15, 2024

Pinellas Park Toy Train Show & Sale

Pinellas Park, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more.


June 15, 2024 -
June 16, 2024

Father’s Day Steam Celebration

Snoqualmie, Washington

Enjoy a 2-hour round trip excursion including a 30-minute stopover at the Railway History Campus for a visit to the Train Shed Exhibit Hall. Then hop back aboard and continue west to the top of Snoqualmie Falls with views of the scenic lower river valley. See website for details..


June 16, 2024

Hamilton Ancaster Model Train Show & Sale

Jerseyville, Ontario

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 200 vendor tables selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, collectibles, memorabilia, and more. Operating layout display. Special guest Lorne James from Otter Valley Railway selling OVR Private Label cars.


June 19, 2024 -
June 22, 2024

Friends of the Burlington Northern Railroad Annual Convention

Minot, North Dakota

Enjoy our annual convention including tours of local BNSF facilities and other railroad-related industries, railfanning, evening banquet with rail industry keynote speaker. See website for details and registration.


June 22, 2024

Museum In Motion

East Haven, Connecticut

Step back in time as vintage trolley cars, subway and elevated cars, and work equipment often hidden from the public eye, come alive in a spectacular display of motion. Capture the magic with all-day photo opportunities and don't miss the rail art-in-motion parades at 11:30am and 2:30pm.


June 22, 2024 -
June 23, 2024

2024 Carillon Park Rail Festival

Dayton, Ohio

Our 17th year! This two-day event features operating model railroad displays, historical exhibits, live steam engines, vendors, flea market, and miniature train rides. See website for details. Presented by Carillon Park Rail & Steam Society.


June 22, 2024 -
June 23, 2024

33rd Tallahassee Model Railroad Show & Sale

Tallahassee, Florida

Enjoy our two-day train show featuring more than 150 tables of vendors selling new and used trains in all scales and gauges. Operating model railroad displays in G, O, HO, N, and Z, plus live steam demonstrations. Presented by Big Bend Model Railroad Association.


June 23, 2024 -
June 23, 2024

Mohegan Pequot Model Railroad Club Open House

Preston, Connecticut

The Mohegan Pequot Model Railroad Club invites you to stop by and enjoy our Open House scheduled for June 23rd between 12PM and 4PM. Light refreshments will be available while we run trains and talk everything model railroading and make some new friends.


June 29, 2024 -
June 30, 2024

Cheyenne Railroad Heritage Days

Cheyenne, Wyoming

Enjoy two days of exciting model train displays, including vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, plus railroad collectibles. Free presentation clinics. Meet the author of "The Standard Guide to Athearn Model Trains" Tim Blaisdell. Presented by Sherman Hill Model Railroad Club.


June 30, 2024

Summer Open House

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Enjoy our Centerville & Southwestern miniature train ride, caboose tours, museum and gift shop, all right alongside the busy Norfolk Southern main line!


July 12, 2024 -
April 14, 2024

Day Out with Thomas

Snoqualmie, Washington

‘Pop’ on board a train ride adventure with Thomas the Tank Engine! "Day Out with Thomas: Bubble Tour" is coming with loads of bubble-themed games and activities! See website for details.


July 27, 2024 -
July 28, 2024

Van Wert Railroad Heritage Weekend Model Railroad Show & Swap

Van Wert, Ohio

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 250 vendor tables offering new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more. Filling four buildings with over 40,000 sq. ft. Junior Engineer event, TimeSaver switching puzzles, and several operating model railroad displays. Presented by Van Wert County Historical Society.


August 3, 2024 -
August 4, 2024

Franklin Train Show

Franklin, Indiana

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, operating model railroad displays, and more. Presented by Central Indiana Division NMRA.


August 3, 2024

Mixed Train Photo Charter

Antonito, Colorado

Special mixed train photo charter departing from the C&TS Depot in Antonito, CO. Train will be pulled by Rio Grande K-27 463 operating to Osier and return. Fare includes box lunch, water, and snacks. See website for details. Sponsored by the Friends of the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad.


August 10, 2024 -
August 10, 2024

2024 Summerail at Marion

Marion, Ohio

Railroad multi-media photography show featuring presentations by Tom Carver, Adam Lauterbur, Mark Llanuza, Andrew Nelson, David Oroszi, Fr. Dale Peterka, Jerry Pyfer, Steve Smedley, Tim Tonge, Don Toon, andJoseph Trepasso. Railroad flea market and collectibles show on site. Visit nearby Marion Union Station and AC Tower Museum. Purchase tickets at the door, cash or check only. Presented by Marion Union Station Association.


August 10, 2024 -
August 10, 2024

2023 Summerail Photography Show

Marion, Ohio

Enjoy a day of engaging multi-media railroad photography presentations highlighting railroads across North America, spanning several decades. Presenters include Tom Carver, Adam Lauterbur, Mark Llanuza, Andrew Nelson, David Oroszi, Fr. Dale Peterka, Jerry Pyfer, Steve Smedley, Tim Tonge, Don Toon, and Joseph Trepasso. Includes railroadiana train show & sale, visit to Marion Union Station, AC Tower Museum, and more. Tickets available at the door, cash only.


August 17, 2024

Pinellas Park Toy Train Show & Sale

Pinellas Park, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 50 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more.


August 24, 2024 -
August 25, 2024

Austin Train Show

Austin, Texas

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 25,000 sq. ft. of operating model trains (including LEGO), more than 100 vendor tables offering new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, raffle, self-guided layout tour, kids' activities, and more. Presented by Austin Model Railway Society.


August 25, 2024

48th Annual Train Show & Sale

Allenwood, Pennsylvania

Enjoy our train show featuring all scales and gauges of model trains and railroad collectibles to buy, sell, or trade. Presented by Central Pennsylvania Chapter NRHS.


August 31, 2024

Colfax Railroad Museum Train Show & Sale

Colfax, Wisconsin

Join us in celebration of our museum's 25th year of public operation! Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, operating model railroad displays, and more. Guided museum tours from 11am-4pm.


September 14, 2024

Brooksville Toy Show & Sale

Brooksville, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 70 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more.


September 14, 2024

New Haven Railroad Historical & Technical Association Train Show

Essex, Connecticut

Enjoy our annual train show and reunion featuring many vendor tables selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroadiana and collectibles. Clinics presentations about New Haven Railroad topics held throughout the day. Essex Steam Train and Riverboat excursions available next to show location (extra fare).


September 20, 2024 -
September 21, 2024

OMRA Annual Train Show

Springfield, Missouri

Enjoy the largest train show in Missouri featuring vendors selling new and used trains in all scales and gauges, 45,000 sq. ft. in all. Adult admission good for both days. Presented by Ozarks Model Railroad Association.


September 20, 2024 -
September 21, 2024

Indianapolis O Scale 2 Rail Show 2024

Indianapolis, Indiana

Enjoy our train show and swap meet dedicated to O scale two-rail, Proto48, On30 narrow gauge, and also 3-rail O scale. More than 100 vendor tables. See website for details and registration.


September 21, 2024 -
September 22, 2024

Southwest Idaho Train Show

Caldwell, Idaho

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 21,000 sq. ft. of model railroading, including instructional clinics, operating layouts, exhibits, vendors offering new and used model train equipment in all scales and gauges, railroad memorabilia and collectibles, and more. Presented by the Caldwell Model Railroad Club and Historical Society.


September 21, 2024

Colorado Rail Proto Meet

Greeley, Colorado

Enjoy our event featuring in-progress and completed model displays. Enjoy clinics, hands on stations, and vendor displays and sales. Registration includes admission to the Colorado Model Railroad Museum and dinner at the museum. More activities being planned so check the website for further details and registration.


September 29, 2024

Hawley Model Train Show & Sale

Hawley, Pennsylvania

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges. Operating model railroad display. Proceeds benefit Hawley Fire Dept.


September 29, 2024

2024 Breslau Train Show

Breslau, Ontario

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more. Clinic presentations, operating model railroad dosplays. Presented by Western Ontario Division, Niagara Frontier Region, NMRA.


October 12, 2024

Fall Train Show

Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scale and gauges, die-cast cars and trucks, railroad collectibles, videos, and more. Operating model railroad display. Presented by Beaver Lawrence Railway Historical Society, Inc.


October 20, 2024

Iowa City Train Show

Iowa City, Iowa

Join us for our fourth annual train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges! Expanded this year to two buildings for more vendor and display space. Free tours of the HMR club building on fairgrounds, featuring our partially completed multi-scale layout. Sponsored by Hawkeye Model Railroad Club.


October 26, 2024

Clearwater Toy Train Show & Sale

Clearwater, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more.


November 2, 2024 -
November 3, 2024

Great New York State Model Train Fair

Syracuse, New York

Our 49th year! Enjoy the largest model train show in New York State with more than 300 vendor tables and 30 operating layouts in a 110,000 sq. ft. exhibition center. Presented by Central New York Chapter NRHS.


November 2, 2024 -
November 3, 2024

76th Annual Open House

San Gabriel, California

Come be a part of the 76th Annual Open House at one of the Los Angeles area's largest, complete, model railroad layouts. Walk among operating passenger, freight, commuter, and work trains. See up close and personal the Highland Pacific Railroad.


November 10, 2024

Lansing Model Train Show & Sale

East Lansing, Michigan

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 500 vendor tables selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more. Operating model railroad displays.


November 16, 2024

New Port Richey Toy Train Show & Sale

New Port Richey, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 60 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more.


November 16, 2024 -
November 17, 2024

Houston Area Model Train Show

Pearland, Texas

Join us for all-scales model railroading fun! Enjoy operating model railroads, table sales, historical society exhibits, and more. Sponsored by Houston Area T-TRAK Association.


November 30, 2024 -
November 30, 2024

Fall Train Show

Boonsboro, Maryland

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, plus railroadiana, collectibles, and more. Proceeds benefit the Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum at Antietam Station.


December 7, 2024

Crystal River Toy Train & Sale

Crystal River, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 70 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more. Operating model railroad display.


December 21, 2024

Pinellas Park Toy Train Show & Sale

Pinellas Park, Florida

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 60 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges, railroad collectibles, and more. Operating model railroad display.