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Railroad Event Calendar

Railroad Hobby Shows, Railroadiana Shows, Auctions, Flea Markets & Swap Meets, Railroad History Exhibitions, Historical Society Conventions & Special Events. All events are subject to cancellation or change. Please check websites and confirm details with show promoters before traveling. See end of calendar for information about listing events.

2018 Events
Apr 28 Joplin, MO Joplin Museum Train Show. Joplin Museum Complex.
Info: www.tristatemodelrailroaders.com.
Apr 28 Phoenixville, PA Railroadiana Auction. Maurer Auctions. Ridge Fire Hall
Info: www.maurerail.com.
Apr 28-29 Rouses Point, NY Rutland Railroad Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.rutlandrr.org.
Apr 29 Griffith, IN Blackhawk NRHS Swap Meet. American Legion Post 66.
Info: www.blackhawknrhs.org.
Apr 29 Helena, MT Annual Helena Railroad Fair. Info: https://www.facebook.com/Helena-Railroad-Fair-225320020901434/.
May 4-6 Cleveland, OH New York Central Historical Society Convention.
Info: https://nycshs.org/.
May 5 Contoocook, NH Contoocook Railroad Museum Train Show
Info: www.contoocookdepot.org.
May 5 Marceline, MO Railroad Memorabilia & Train Show. Walsworth Comm. Center
Info: http://walsworthcommunitycenter.com.
May 5 Painesville, OH Painesville Railroad Museum Model Train Day Show
Info: www.painesvillerailroadmuseum.org.
May 5 St. Paul, MN Train Day at St. Paul Union Depot
Info: https://www.uniondepot.org.
May 5 San Luis Obispo, CA San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum Train Day
Info: www.slorrm.com.
May 5-6 Taylor, TX Austin Area Train Show. Williamson County Expo Center
Info: www.austinrailway.org.
May 6 Fishersville, VA Shenandoah Valley Railroad Show.
Info: http://www.acmrrc.org/.
May 6 Franklin, NJ Annual Franklin Model and Toy Train Show and Sale.
Info: www.trainweb.org/sussexctyrrclub.
May 9-12 Altoona, PA Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society Meeting.
Info: www.prrths.com.
May 12 Allentown, PA Lehigh Valley Train Meet. Merchants Square
Info: www.valleygoto.com.
May 12 Morrisville, PA National Train Day Celebration. Morrisville Public Library.
Info: www.delvalnrhs.org.
May 12 Tampa, FL Tampa Union Station Train Day.
Info: www.tampaunionstation.com.
May 12 Spencer, NC North Carolina Transportation Museum Spencer Shops Train Show.
Info: www.nctrans.org.
May 17-20 Durand, MI Durand Railroad Days. Various locations around town.
Info: www.durandrailroaddays.com.
May 17-19 Spencer, NC Norfolk & Western Historical Society Annual Convention.
Info: www.nwhs.org.
May 19 Brooksville, FL Antique, Collectibles & Model Train Show. Hernando Fairgrounds.
Info: http://regalrailways.com.
May 19 Chester, MA Chester On Track Festival. Chester Railway Museum.
Info: www.chesterrailwaystation.net.
May 19-20 Jefferson, TX Jefferson Train Days & Train Show.
Info: www.jeffersontraindays.com.
May 19 W. Pittsburg, PA West Pittsburg Train Day Festival
Info: www.blrhs.org.
May 20 Catalog Auction Railroad Memories - Online & Catalog Auction Closes.
Info: www.railroadmemories.com.
May 20 Shortsville, NY Lehigh Valley RR Museum Open House. LVRRHS Station Museum.
Info: www.lvrrhs.org.
May 25-27 Parsons, KS Katy Days Celebration with activities including railroad vendors.
Info: http://www.katydays.com.
May 31+ Richmond, VA Society for Industrial Archeology Annual Conference.
Info: www.sia-web.org.
May 31+ St. Louis, MO Railway & Locomotive Historical Society Convention.
Info: http://www.rlhs.org.
Steamtown Key Lock Lantern Convention
Jun 1-3 Scranton, PA Key Lock & Lantern Convention. Radisson Lackawanna Station.
Info: www.klnl.org.
Jun 2 Bradford, OH Bradford, Ohio Railroad Museum Festival.
Info: www.bradfordrrmuseum.org.
Jun 2 Clifton Forge, VA C&O Railway Heritage Festival. C&O Heritage Center.
Info: http://cohs.org.
Jun 2-3 Tampa, FL Railroad Show. Florida State Fairgrounds.
Info: www.gserr.com.
Jun 9-10 Hamburg, PA Reading Railroad Heritage Museum Railfest.
Info: http://readingrailroad.org/.
Jun 10 St. Charles, IL Kane County Railroadiana Show. Kane County Fairgrounds.
Info: www.rrshows.com.
Jun 16-17 Waupaca, WI Annual Strawberry Fest Model Railroad Show.
Info: www.wamrltd.com.
Jun 17 Willimantic, CT Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum Railroad Flea Market.
Info: www.cteastrrmuseum.org.
Jun 23-24 Dayton, OH Miami Valley Rail Festival at Carrillon Park.
Info: www.railfestival.com.
Jun 23-24 Galesburg, IL Galesburg Railroad Days.
Info: www.galesburgrailroaddays.org.
Jul 10-13 Florence, IN American Bell Association Convention.
Info: www.americanbell.org.
Jul 14 DeLand, FL Florida Rail Fair. Volusia County Fairgrounds
Info:Info: www.gserr.com.
Jul 14-15 Ilwaco, WA Clamshell Railroad Days. Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum.
Info: http://columbiapacificheritagemuseum.org.
Jul 14 Morgantown, PA Lancaster Lock Show.
Info: www.lancasterlockshow.com.
Jul 18-21 Olympia, WA Milwaukee Road Historical Association Convention.
Info: www.mrha.com/.
Jul 19-22 Chicago, IL Santa Fe Railway Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.atsfrr.com.
Jul 28 San Bernardino, CA Railroad Swap Meet. Old Santa Fe Depot.
Info: www.sbdepotmuseum.com.
Aug 4 Milford, NY Railfan Day on the Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley RR.
Info: www.lrhs.com.
Aug 7-12 Cumberland, MD NRHS Annual Convention.
Info: www.nrhs.com.
Aug 11 Lynchburg, VA Lynchburg Rail Day. Boonsboro Ruritan Club.
Info: www.blueridgenrhs.org.
Aug 11 Marion, OH Summerail Train Show
Info: http://www.summerail.com.
Aug 17-19 Snoqualmie, WA Northwest Railroad Museum Railroad Days.
Info: www.railroaddays.com.
Aug 22-26 Lynchburg, VA Chesapeake & Ohio Historical Society Annual Conference.
Info: http://cohs.org.
Aug 25 Atlanta, GA Atlanta Railroadiana Show. Infinite Energy Center
Info: www.gserr.com.
Aug 26 Painesville, OH Painesville Depot Railroad Memorabilia Show.
Info: http://painesvillerailroadmuseum.org.
Aug 26-31 Williams Grove PA Williams Grove Steam Engine Assn Annual Show.
Info: www.wghsea.org.
Sep 2 Willimantic, CT Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum Railroad Days.
Info: www.cteastrrmuseum.org.
Sep 7-9 Chehalis, WA Spokane Portland & Seattle Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.spshs.org.
Sep 7-8 Georgetown, CO Annual Bill Knous Memorial Railroadiana Show.
Info: www.railroadmemories.com.
Sep 7-8 Indianapolis, IN Hoosier Traction Meet. Clarion Waterfront Hotel
Info: www.hoosiertractionmeet.com.
Sep 8-9 Buffalo, NY Central Terminal Train Show. Buffalo Central Terminal
Info: www.buffalocentralterminal.org.
Sep 8 Essex, CT New Haven Railroad Historical & Tech Association Reunion.
Info: www.nhrhta.org/.
Sep 8 Sharpsburg, MD Hagerstown Model RR Museum Train Sale. Washington Cty Ag Ctr
Info: www.antietamstation.com.
Sep 14-16 Ottumwa, IA Wabash Railroad Historical Society Annual Meeting.
Info: www.wabashrhs.org.
Sep 15-19 Bellingham, WA Great Northern Railroad Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.gnrhs.org/.
Sep 20-22 Cleveland, OH Penn Central Railroad Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.pcrrhs.org.
Sep 20-23 Englewood, OH Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.borhs.org.
Sep 21-23 Binghamton, NY Erie Lackawanna Historical Society Convention.
Info: www.erielackhs.org.
Sep 21-23 Cincinnati, OH Monon Railroad Historical Technical Society Convention.
Info:www.monon.org.
Sep 23 Greenwich, CT Southern Connecticut Model Train Show. Greenwich Civic Center.
Info: http://southerncttrainshow.com.
Sep 28-29 Indianapolis, IN National Association of Timetable Collectors Convention.
Info: www.naotc.org.
Sep 29-30 Brampton, ON Greater Toronto Train Show. Brampton Fairgrounds.
Info: www.bramptonmodelrailwayshow.com.
Sep 29 Brookline, NH Railroadiana Consignment Auction. Brookline Auction Gallery.
Info: www.tagtown.net.
Oct 4-7 Austin, TX Missouri Pacific Historical Society Convention.
Info: http://mopac.org/.
Oct 4-6 Indianapolis, IN Nickel Plate Road Historical & Technical Society Convention.
Info:www.nkphts.org.
Oct 7 Easton, PA Lehigh Valley NRHS Train Show. Charles Chrin Community Center.
Info: www.lehighlines.org.
Oct 13-14 Colorado Spr, CO Train Expo Colorado. Chapel Hills Mall Event Center.
Info: www.tecoshow.org.
Oct 21 St. Charles, IL ChicagoLand Railroadiana Show. Kane County Fairgrounds.
Info: www.rrshows.com.
Oct 27 Indianapolis, IN Indy Railroadiana Show.
Info: www.indyrrshow.com.
Oct 27-28 New Braunfels, TX New Braunfels Train Show. New Braunfels Civic Center. Info: www.nbrrm.org.
Oct 31+ Montery, CA Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society Convention.
Info: www.sphts.org.
Nov 3-4 Syracuse, NY Great NY State Model Train Fair. New York State Fairgrounds.
Info: www.modeltrainfair.com.
2019 Events
Jan 26-27 Springfield, MA Railroad Hobby Show. Eastern States Expo.
Info: www.railroadhobbyshow.com.
Mar 10 Greenwich, CT Southern Connecticut Model Train Show. Greenwich Civic Center.
Info: http://southerncttrainshow.com.

There is no charge for calendar listings. Events are included at the discretion of the KL&L Editor, space permitting. Train shows, flea markets & swap meets must include dealers of authentic railroad memorabilia, and auctions must include at least 20 lots of railroadiana to be included in the calendar. Railroad exhibitions must be a one-time special event (not regular open houses or activities) related to railroad history. Railroad historical society conventions may include lectures, vendor rooms, or displays. Send event listings to: transportsim@aol.com.

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