Railroad Model Craftsman Timetable

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, Railpace Newsmagazine, and O Scale Trains.

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June 25, 2022 -
June 26, 2022

Pasadena Model Railroad Open House

Los Angeles, Alabama

Come visit the Sierra Pacific Lines, one of the largest HO scale-operating model railroads in the world covering almost 5,000 sq. ft. Breathtaking scenery and LED theatrical lighting all combine to make this model railroad one you dreamed of seeing. See website for details.


August 6, 2022

Beat The Heat Model Train Extravaganza

Prescott, Arizona

NEW LOCATION! Enjoy our model train show featuring more than 150 vendor tables of new and used model trains for sale or trade. Presented by Central Arizona Model Railroad Club.


September 7, 2022 -
September 11, 2022

2022 NMRA Pacific Southwest Region “Back on Track” Convention

San Diego, California

Our convention will feature layout tours, prototype tours and clinics. Opening reception at San Diego Model Railroad Museum. Banquet speaker will be famous radio announcer and TV personality “Shotgun” Tom Kelly. Hosted by the San Diego Division Pacific Southwest Region NMRA. See website for details.


July 30, 2022

Orange Empire Model Train Swap Meet

Pomona, California

Enjoy our swap meat featuring new and used model trains, railroad collectibles, and more. Vendors must bring their own tables and chairs. Free for vendors, free public admission, free BBQ lunch while supplies last.




September 16, 2022

Naugatuck Railroad Excursion and Tour

Thomaston, Connecticut

Travel along the scenic Naugatuck River from Waterville to the Thomaston Dam. Multiple photo stops and behind-the-scenes tour of shop facilities are included. Excursion held in conjunction with the NER NMRA Regional Convention in Windsor, CT, September 15–18. Excursion tickets available separately if not attending convention.



September 10, 2022

Brooksville Toy Train Show/Sale

Brooksville, Florida

New and used model trains, diecast cars, collectibles, and more. Operating layout. Photo booth for kids.


August 27, 2022

Pinellas Park Toy Train Show /Sale

Pinellas Park, Florida

New and used model trains, diecast cars, collectibles, and more. Operating layout. Photo booth for kids.


June 25, 2022

Pinellas Park Toy Train Show/Sale

Pinellas Park, Florida

New and used model trains, diecast cars, collectibles, and more. Operating layout. Photo booth for kids.


June 25, 2022 -
June 26, 2022

31st Tallahassee Model Railroad Show & Sale

Tallahassee, Florida

Enjoy our family friendly two-day event of interest to model railroaders of all ages and skill levels. Shop our vendors for trains, accessories, and collectibles. Operating model railroad displays. Presented by Big Bend Model Railroad Association.


October 16, 2022

31st Annual Chicago Railroadiana and Model Train Show

St. Charles, Illinois

Enjoy our show featuring railroad collectibles (and some model trains) for sale. Vintage keys, locks, lanterns, china, silverware, timetables, photos and slides, books, and more.


August 27, 2022 -
August 28, 2022

Franklin Train Show

Franklin, Indiana

Enjoy our train show featuring modeling demonstrations, model railroad display and operating layouts, and more. Presented by Central Indiana Division NMRA.



October 23, 2022

2nd Annual Iowa City Train Show and Swap Meet

Iowa City, Iowa

Enjoy our train show featuring operating layouts in multiple scales, new and used model trains for sale, and more. Silent auction of three paintings by railroad artist James Matuska of LaCrosse, WI. Presented by Hawkeye Model Railroad Club.


November 26, 2022

HMRRM Fall Train Sale

Boonsboro, Maryland

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling model trains of all scales, along with railroad related collectibles including books, photos, dining car china, timetables, and more. Presented by Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum.



July 6, 2022 -
August 30, 2022

Nauset Model Railroad Club Open House Days

Orleans, Massachusetts

Enjoy our open house Wednesday evenings throughout July and August. See operating layouts in five scales: G, O, S, HO, and N! See website for details.


September 18, 2022

Old Colony Model Railroad Club Train Show

Taunton, Massachusetts

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


November 13, 2022

Lansing Model Railroad Club Show & Sale

Lansing, Michigan

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 500 vendor tables, operating model railroad displays, modeling demonstrations, and more.


July 2, 2022

Phillipsburg Transportation Day: Celebrating 170 Years

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Celebrating all forms of transportation in Phillipsburg. Enjoy a ride on the Centerville & Southwestern miniature train., caboose tours, displays of vintage buses, and more. See website for details.


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.


September 10, 2022

Phillipsburg Transportation Festival

Phillipsburg, New Jersey

See all forms of transportation that Phillipsburg has to offer. Centerville & Southwestern miniature train ride. Caboose tours. Delaware River train excursions. Vintage buses. See web site for details.


November 5, 2022

METCA/MYSME Train Show

E. Rutherford, New Jersey

Enjoy our train show featuring many vendors offering new and used model trains in all scales and gauges.


August 3, 2022 -
August 7, 2022

National Association of S Gaugers CanAm Convention

Amherst, New York

Make new friends and discover the rewards of modeling in S Scale. Convention activities includes layout tours, vendors, clinics, city and rail tours. Visit our website for registration and hotel information.


July 9, 2022

Trains & Trolleys at Twilight – July

Rush, New York

Ride vintage diesel trains and electric trolleys to an old fashioned "Trolley Park" for a free outdoor jazz concert and complimentary ice cream. Trains depart every 30 minutes from Industry Depot on Route 251. Presented by Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum and New York Museum of Transportation.


August 13, 2022

Trains & Trolleys at Twilight – August

Rush, New York

Ride vintage diesel trains and electric trolleys to an old fashioned "Trolley Park" for a free outdoor jazz concert and complimentary ice cream. Trains depart every 30 minutes from Industry Depot on Route 251. Presented by Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum and New York Museum of Transportation.


July 16, 2022 -
July 17, 2022

Princess & Superhero Train Rides

Rush, New York

Children come dressed as their favorite princess or superhero and enjoy fun diesel train rides that depart every half hour from our historic 1909 Erie Railroad train station! Enjoy a mile-and-a-half round trip train ride through our bucolic museum grounds and tour the largest collection of historic trains in New York State.


November 19, 2022 -
November 19, 2022

METCA Train Show

Howard Beach, New York

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used trains in all scales and gauges. Operating layout displays. Presented by Metropolitan Division of the Train Collectors Association.


September 17, 2022 -
September 18, 2022

Classic Car Show and Train Rides

Rush, New York

See many classic cars on display from all eras and enjoy fun vintage diesel-hauled train rides on our museum grounds. Tour the largest collection of historic trains in New York State! Located just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester.


August 13, 2022

Summerail 2022

Marion, Ohio

Enjoy a day of exciting railroad themed multimedia presentations, railroadiana sale, and more. Programs will highlight railroads from across North America, spanning several decades. Visit Marion Union Station Museum and restored AC Tower. Cash admission at the door, no credit cards accepted. Sponsored by Marion Union Station Association.


June 25, 2022 -
June 26, 2022

2022 Rail Festival at Carillon Park

Dayton, Ohio

This two-day event features model trains, live steam, vendors, miniature train rides, and more. Presented by Carillon Park Rail & Steam Society, in partnership with Dayton History,


November 5, 2022

The Cleveland Two-Rail O Scale Show

Parma, Ohio

Buy, sell, and trade new and used O scale trains and accessories. Three-rail and 1:48 permitted as long as they can be easily converted to scale two-rail operation.


July 23, 2022 -
July 24, 2022

19th Annual Van Wert Railroad Heritage Weekend

Van Wert, Ohio

Enjoy our train show filling four buildings with more than 200 vendor tables selling new and used model trains in all scales and gauges. More than a dozen operating model railroad displays. Children's Play Area with Thomas the Tank Engine. Sponsored by the Van Wert County Historical Society.


October 23, 2022

Fourth Annual NMRA Division 6 Train Show

Cambridge, Ohio

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used trains in all scales, operating trains, books, videos, collectibles, and more. Easy access from I-70 or I-77 in historic Cambridge. Presented by Division 6 MCR NMRA.


September 18, 2022

2022 Breslau Model Train Show

Breslau, Ontario

NEW LOCATION AND DATE! Enjoy our train show featuring many manufacturers, vendors, and operating layouts in 8,000 sq. ft. Presented by Western Ontario Division, Niagara Frontier Region NMRA.


July 16, 2022 -
July 17, 2022

Model Train Flea Market

Williams Grove, Pennsylvania

Enjoy steam train rides, model train exhibit, vendors with collector items to purchase, and two museums. Presented by Williams Grove Historical Steam Engine Association.


August 28, 2022

Central Pennsylvania Train Meet

Allenwood, Pennsylvania

Our 46th annual meet! Buy, sell, and trade all scales of model trains, supplies, railroadiana, and collectibles. Sponsored by Central Pennsylvania Chapter NRHS.



August 28, 2022

Warrior Run Train Meet

Allenwood, Pennsylvania

Our 46th annual train show features all scales and gauges of model trains and railroad collectibles to buy, sell, or trade. Presented by the Central Pennsylvania Chapter NRHS.


October 2, 2022

44th Annual Lehigh Valley Regional Train Show & Expo

Easton, Pennsylvania

Enjoy our train show featuring railroadiana, new and used model trains, books, slides, collectibles, and more. Enter our train set raffle. Sponsored by Lehigh Valley Chapter NRHS and Railroad Historians of the Lehigh Valley.


July 29, 2022 -
July 29, 2022

2022 Anthracite Railroad Ramble

Reading, Pennsylvania

The National Museum of Industrial History is proud to work with the Reading & Northern Railroad to host this special train excursion to Tremont, Minersville, and Port Clinton, PA. This will be the first passenger excursion to Tremont, PA in more than two decades. See website for details.


October 14, 2022 -
October 15, 2022

Southwest O Scale Meet

Fort Worth, Texas

Returning to Fort Worth this year! Event includes dealer tables, swap meet, mainline and traction modular layouts, Friday evening BBQ dinner (extra fare), Saturday box lunch, and local layouts tours. See website for details.




October 9, 2022 -
October 9, 2022

Spokane Fall Train Show

Spokane, Washington

Enjoy our train show featuring more than 200 tables of vendors selling new and used model trains and railroad collectibles. Operating model railroad displays including FreeMo, NTRAK, and more. Presented by River City Modelers.


September 24, 2022

Great Train Swap Meet

Battle Ground, Washington

Enjoy our train show featuring new and used trains in all scale, railroad collectibles and memorabilia, and more. Sponsored by Southwest Washington Model Railroaders.



July 16, 2022

31st Annual Rail Fair

La Crosse, Wisconsin

Hosting vendors from six states and growing as the tri-state areas largest one-day railroad hobby sale, nidek railroad flea market, and swap meet. Enjoy our train show featuring more than 300 tables of railroad related merchandise. The La Crosse Short Line Railroad Museum will be open for guided tours.