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Model Train Shows & Model Railroad Conventions

This page provides a calendar of 200+ upcoming model train shows, railroadiana shows (lanterns, china, timetables, paper, collectibles, etc.), auctions, and model railroad conventions in the U.S. & Canada. Past events are found on the Models Train Shows Archive Page. To add your show to this page, please Submit Your Event.

FEATURED TRAIN SHOWS

Charleston Area Model Railroad Club Fall 2019 Train Show (November 16-17)
O, HO, N & G gauge vendors offering trains, parts, and accessories. Multiple scale operating layouts & exhibits.
Sat 9a-5p. Sun 10a-4p. Admission $7. 12 & Under and Active Duty Military & Family all free. Details: see website
Danny Jones Armory Complex; 5000 Lackawanna Blvd; North Charleston, South Carolina 29405

Albany Train Show (November 23)
100 vendor tables of model trains and related items. Free expert appraisals. Train doctor available to fix ailing engines. Live working O, HO & N gauge layouts. 9a-3p. Adults $5. 12 & under free. Free parking. Info: see website
Polish Community Center; 225 Washington Avenue Extension; Albany, New York 12205

Brass Expo and Custom Craftsman Models 2019 (November 23-24)
Brass trains, brass-hybrids, custom craftsman models of structures, vehicles, rolling stock, passenger cars, and detail parts. Sat 10a-4p. Sun 10a-3p. Saturday evening seminars 7p-9p. Tickets $15-$25. Details: see website
Wyndham Resort; 2300 Lincoln Hwy E (Route 30); Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602

Melbourne Train Show (December 7)
Operating layouts & vendors plus visit from Santa. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, Florida 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles)

5th Anniversary Pensacola Railfest Model Train Show and Sale (December 7-8)
20,000+ sq feet of operating model railroad layouts in almost every scale. Dozens of vendors selling model trains plus clothing, art, books, toys & videos. Sat 9a-5p. Sun 10a-4p. Adults $6. 10 & under free. Details: see website
Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds; 6655 Mobile Highway; Pensacola, Florida 32526

The Villages Christmas Train Show (December 12-15)
8000+ square feet of trains including Standard, O, HO, N, and Z scales. Thu-Sat 9a-4p. Sun 10a-3p. Donations only. Free parking. Raffle prizes. Details: see website
Colony Cottage Recreation Center; 510 Colony Boulevard; The Villages, Florida 32162

Central Railway Museum CRMHA 2020 Model Train Expo (February 7-8, 2020)
Triple gymnasium with 7 operating model railroads in G, O, HO, N & other scales. Live steam trains. 160+ vendor tables. Kids zone with Thomas & Brio. Fri 1p-7p. Sat 10a-4p. Adults $8. Under 10 free. Details: see website
Rock Springs Church Impact Center; 207 Rock Springs Road; Easley, South Carolina 29642

Melbourne Train Show (March 7, 2020)
Operating layouts & vendors. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, Florida 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles)

Peoria Rocket 2020 (May 14-17, 2020)
2020 Midwest Region NMRA Convention. Photo & model contests with NMRA judging, clinics, layout tours, operating sessions, spouse activity, Linus Quilting Project, and banquet. Details: see website
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites (309-698-3333); 101 Holiday Street; East Peoria, Illinois 61611

National Garden Railway Convention 2020 (May 31 - June 6, 2020)
36th NGRC convention. This event has an all-scales train show but NGRC events are well-known due to the tours of garden railroad layouts. Come see "Music City" and enjoy trains. Details: see website
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center; Nashville, Tennessee 37214

Melbourne Train Show (June 6, 2020)
Operating layouts & vendors. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, Florida 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles)

29th Annual Tallahassee Model Railroad Show & Sale (June 27, 2020)
All scales including G, O, HO, N, Z, T, and live steam. New & used trains and accessories from Lionel, Atlas, Kato & Broadway Limited. 9a-4p. Admission $6. 12 & under free. Contact Andy J. Zimmerman. Details: see website
North Florida Fairgrounds; 441 Paul Russell Road; Tallahassee, Florida 32301

Melbourne Train Show (September 5, 2020)
Operating layouts & vendors. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, Florida 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles)

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NOVEMBER 2019

NETS (North East Train Society) Model Train Show
Highland Heights, Ohio (November 9)

Coachella Valley Model Railroaders Bi-Annual Model Train Exhibit
Indio, California (November 9)

Mississippi Railfest
Gulfport, Mississippi (November 9-10)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Monroeville, Pennsylvania (November 9-10)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (November 10)

Central Operating Lines All Gauge Swap Meet
Farmingville, New York (November 10)

Norwalk & Western Railroad Fall Model Train Show
Milan, Ohio (November 10)

Lansing Model Train Show & Sale
East Lansing, Michigan (November 10)

Granite City Train Show
St. Cloud, Minnesota (November 16)

East Greenville Train Show
East Greenville, Pennsylvania (November 16)

Central Indiana Division NMRA Danville Train Show
Danville, Indiana (November 16)

Magnolia Station Train Show
Magnolia, New Jersey (November 16)

Upstate Model Railroaders Train, Hobby & Craft Show
South Glens Falls, New York (November 16)

Maurer Toy Train Auction
Spring City, Pennsylvania (November 16)

Charleston Area Model Railroad Club Fall 2019 Train Show
O, HO, N & G gauge vendors offering trains, parts, and accessories. Multiple scale operating layouts & exhibits.
Sat 9a-5p. Sun 10a-4p. Admission $7. 12 & Under and Active Duty Military & Family all free. Details: see website
Danny Jones Armory Complex; 5000 Lackawanna Blvd; North Charleston, SC 29405 (November 16-17)

Belmont Shore Model Railroad Club Open House & Swap Meet
San Pedro, California (November 16-17)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
York, Pennsylvania (November 16-17)

Mansfield Train Show
Mansfield, Ohio (November 17)

Albany Train Show
100 vendor tables of model trains and related items. Free expert appraisals. Train doctor available to fix ailing engines. Live working O, HO & N gauge layouts. 9a-3p. Adults $5. 12 & under free. Free parking. Info: see website
Polish Community Center; 225 Washington Avenue Extension; Albany, New York 12205 (November 23)

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Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Dover, Florida (November 23)

Hartford County MD Toy Train Show
Havre de Grace, Maryland (November 23)

TCA Southern Division Christmas Toy Train Meet & Show
Jacksonville, Florida (November 23)

Lake City Model Train Show
Lake City, South Carolina (November 23)

South Florida Railway Museum Model Train Swap Meet & Flea Market
Boca Raton, Florida (November 23)

Maumee Valley Railroad Club Model Train Show & Swap Meet
Vendors and operating layout. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Families $7. 12 & under free. Contact mvrrc.ri@gmail.com
Coliseum Bingo; 911 West Washington Center Road; Fort Wayne, Indiana 46825 (November 23)

Brunswick Christmas Train, Toy & Collectible Show & Sale
Vendors, layouts & door prizes. 9a-3p. Santa 1p. Admission $3. Under 10 and scouts in uniform free. Tables $15.
Brunswick Volunteer Fire Company; 1500 Volunteer Drive; Brunswick, Maryland 21716 (November 23)

Brass Expo and Custom Craftsman Models 2019
Brass trains, brass-hybrids, custom craftsman models of structures, vehicles, rolling stock, passenger cars, and detail parts. Sat 10a-4p. Sun 10a-3p. Saturday evening seminars 7p-9p. Tickets $15-$25. Details: see website
Wyndham Resort; 2300 Lincoln Hwy E (Route 30); Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602 (November 23-24)

The Great Train Show
Fort Wayne, Indiana (November 23-24)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Wilmington, Massachusetts (November 23-24)

Rochester Thanksgiving Train Show
Rochester, New York (November 24)

Badgerland S Gaugers Model Train Swap Meet
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (November 24)

Duneland Model Railroad Club Michigan City Swap Meet
Michigan City, Indiana (November 24)

Maurer Toy Train Auction
Spring City, Pennsylvania (November 29-30)

62nd Annual Huntington Model Railroad Show
Trains, books & memorabilia. Operating layouts O to Z. Fri 5-8p. Sat 10a-7p. Sun 12p-4p. Adults $6. Under 12 $1.
Huntington Civic Center; One Civic Center Plaza; Huntington, WV 25701 (November 29 - December 1)

Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum Model Train Sale
Sharpsburg, Maryland (November 30)

TCA Lake Erie Chapter Thanksgiving Train Meet
Cleveland, Ohio (November 30)

The Great Train Show
Collinsville, Illinois (November 30 - December 1)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Edison, New Jersey (November 30 - December 1)

Bunker Hill Train Club Open House
Bunker Hill, West Virginia (November 30 - December 1)

Rocky Mountain Train Show
Denver, Colorado (November 30 - December 1)

DECEMBER 2019

Great Train Extravaganza
Albany, New York (December 1)

Medina Model Railroad & Toy Show
Medina, Ohio (December 1)

Mid America Train & Toy Show
Kansas City, Missouri (December 1)

Rails on Wheels Southeast Michigan Train Show & Sale
Saline, Michigan (December 1)

Melbourne Train Show
Operating layouts & vendors plus visit from Santa. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, FL 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles) (December 7)

Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Pinellas Park, Florida (December 7)

TCA Terminus Chapter Christmas Toy & Model Train Show
Acworth, Georgia (December 7)

66th Buckeye Train Show
Columbus, Ohio (December 7)

Naptown & White River Train Show
Indianapolis, Indiana (December 7)

Winooski Train Show
Winooski, Vermont (December 7)

5th Anniversary Pensacola Railfest Model Train Show and Sale
20,000+ sq feet of operating model railroad layouts in almost every scale. Dozens of vendors selling model trains plus clothing, art, books, toys & videos. Sat 9a-5p. Sun 10a-4p. Adults $6. 10 & under free. Details: see website
Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds; 6655 Mobile Highway; Pensacola, Florida 32526 (December 7-8)

TCA Southeastern Division Toy & Model Train Show
Raleigh, North Carolina (December 7-8)

Queen Anne's Railroad Society 2019 Festival of Trains
Chester, Maryland (December 7-8)

OKC Train Show
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (December 7-8)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Timonium, Maryland (December 7-8)

Massillon Train & Toy Show
Massillon, Ohio (December 8)

Toms River Train & Toy Show
Toms River, New Jersey (December 8)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (December 8)

The Villages Christmas Train Show
8000+ square feet of trains including Standard, O, HO, N, and Z scales. Thu-Sat 9a-4p. Sun 10a-3p. Donations only. Free parking. Raffle prizes. Details: see website
Colony Cottage Recreation Center; 510 Colony Boulevard; The Villages, Florida 32162 (December 12-15)

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Boulder Model Railroad Club Train Show
Longmont, Colorado (December 13-15)

Music City Chapter 26th Annual Christmas Toy Train Show
Nashville, Tennessee (December 14)

Train Town Train Show & Swap Meet
Lima, Ohio (December 14)

Maurer Toy Train Auction
Spring City, Pennsylvania (December 14)

Warsaw Model Train Show
Vendors and operating layouts, all gauges represented. 11a-3p. Adults $3. 12 & under free.
Kosciusko County Fairgrounds; 1400 E Smith Street; Warsaw, Indiana 46580 (December 14)

Rappahannock Model Railroaders 22nd Annual Christmas Train Show
Fredericksburg, Virginia (December 14-15)

Queen Anne's Railroad Society 2019 Festival of Trains
Chester, Maryland (December 14-15)

The Great Train Show
Overland Park, Kansas (December 14-15)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Chantilly, Virginia (December 14-15)

Central Operating Lines All Gauge Swap Meet
Farmingville, New York (December 15)

Montvale Train Show
Montvale, New Jersey (December 15)

22nd Tampa Train Show
Tampa, Florida (December 21-22)

Badgerland S Gaugers Model Train Swap Meet
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (December 22)

Wayne Train Show
Wayne, New Jersey (December 22)

The Great Train Show
Grayslake, Illinois (December 28-29)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Virginia Beach, Virginia (December 28-29)

Brick Train Show
Brick, New Jersey (December 29)

JANUARY 2020

Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Englewood, Florida (January 4)

Snow Dogs Train Show
Parma, Ohio (January 4)

World's Greatest Hobby on Tour
Columbus, Ohio (January 4-5)

The Great Train Show
Sacramento, California (January 4-5)

Lake City Model Train Show
Lake City, South Carolina (January 11)

70th Florida Rail Fair
DeLand, Florida (January 11-12)

The Great Train Show
Louisville, Kentucky (January 11-12)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Oaks, Pennsylvania (January 11-12)

The Great Train Show
Boise, Idaho (January 11-12)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (January 12)

Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Brooksville, Florida (January 18)

Atlanta Model Train Show
Norcross, Georgia (January 18)

Martin County Model Railroaders Annual Train Show
Stuart, Florida (January 18-19)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Richmond, Virginia (January 18-19)

The Great Train Show
Puyallup, Washington (January 18-19)

Utica Train Show
Utica, New York (January 19)

TCA Southern Division Train Show
Fort Pierce, Florida (January 25)

Coastal Rail Buffs 31st Annual Model Railroad & Train Show
Savannah, Georgia (January 25-26)

The Great Train Show
Portland, Oregon (January 25-26)

Central Indiana Division NMRA Noblesville Train Show
Noblesville, Indiana (January 26)

FEBRUARY 2020

The Great Train Show
St. Charles, Missouri (February 1-2)

The Great Train Show
Ventura, California (February 1-2)

Arctic Run Model Railroad Show & Sale
23rd annual show sponsored by the Central Wisconsin Model Railroaders. Vendors and operating layouts. Sat 9a-5p. Sun 10a-3p. Adults $4. Ages 12-17 $2. 11 & under free. Contact Jim Miller or Don Anderson.
Holiday Inn & Convention Center; 1001 Amber Avenue; Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54482 (February 1-2)

Buffalo Snowball Train Show
Depew, New York (February 2)

Toms River Train & Toy Show
Toms River, New Jersey (February 2)

Central Railway Museum CRMHA 2020 Model Train Expo
Triple gymnasium with 7 operating model railroads in G, O, HO, N & other scales. Live steam trains. 160+ vendor tables. Kids zone with Thomas & Brio. Fri 1p-7p. Sat 10a-4p. Adults $8. Under 10 free. Details: see website
Rock Springs Church Impact Center; 207 Rock Springs Road; Easley, South Carolina 29642 (February 7-8)

Jacksonville Rail Fair
Jacksonville, Florida (February 8)

World's Greatest Hobby on Tour
Chantilly, Virginia (February 8-9)

The Great Train Show
Indianapolis, Indiana (February 8-9)

The Great Train Show
Costa Mesa, California (February 8-9)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Secaucus, New Jersey (February 8-9)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (February 9)

Classic Shows Model Railroad, Train & Toy Show
Wallingford, Connecticut (February 9)

Greater Houston Train Show
Stafford, Texas (February 15)

Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Kissimmee, Florida (February 15)

Scale Rails Spring Train Show
Fort Myers, Florida (February 15-16)

World's Greatest Hobby on Tour
Hampton, Virginia (February 15-16)

The Great Train Show
Novi, Michigan (February 15-16)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Wilmington, Delaware (February 15-16)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Hampton, Virginia (February 15-16)

The Great Train Show
San Jose, California (February 22-23)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Monroeville, Pennsylvania (February 22-23)

National Museum of Transportation Model Train Show
St. Louis, Missouri (February 29)

World's Greatest Hobby on Tour
St. Paul, Minnesota (February 29 - March 1)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Edison, New Jersey (February 29 - March 1)

MARCH 2020

Duneland Model Railroad Club Michigan City Swap Meet
Michigan City, Indiana (March 1)

Melbourne Train Show
Operating layouts & vendors. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, Florida 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles) (March 7)

Carolina Coastal Railroaders 25th Annual Train Show
New Bern, North Carolina (March 7-8)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (March 8)

Montvale Train Show
Montvale, New Jersey (March 8)

Rochester Shamrock Train Show
Rochester, New York (March 15)

Wayne Train Show
Wayne, New Jersey (March 15)

The Great Train Show
Pleasanton, California (March 21-22)

Columbia Model Train Show
Columbia, South Carolina (March 28)

Delaware Train Show
New Castle, Delaware (March 28)

Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Pinellas Park, Florida (March 28)

Croydon Fire Company 3rd Annual Train Show
80+ dealer tables selling trains. Opens 8:30a. Adults $3. 10 & under free. Sellers contact George - 267-784-7546.
Croydon Fire Company; 911 State Road; Croydon, Pennsylvania 19021 (March 28)

Randolph Railroad Days 2020
Randolph, Minnesota (March 28-29)

The Great Train Show
Dayton, Ohio (March 28-29)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Wilmington, Massachusetts (March 28-29)

Brick Train Show
Brick, New Jersey (March 29)

APRIL 2020

Florida Rail Fair
DeLand, Florida (April 4)

Bunker Hill Train Club Show
Ranson, West Virginia (April 4)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (April 5)

Buckeye Train Show
Columbus, Ohio (April 18)

Regal Railways Toy Train, Collectible & Hobby Show
Crystal River, Florida (April 18)

Hawley Model Train Show & Sale
Hawley, Pennsylvania (April 26)

MAY 2020

Toms River Train & Toy Show
Toms River, New Jersey (May 3)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (May 3)

Peoria Rocket 2020
2020 Midwest Region NMRA Convention. Photo & model contests with NMRA judging, clinics, layout tours, operating sessions, spouse activity, Linus Quilting Project, and banquet. Details: see website
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites (309-698-3333); 101 Holiday Street; East Peoria, Illinois 61611 (May 14-17)

Wayne Train Show
Wayne, New Jersey (May 17)

The Great Train Show
Belleville, Illinois (May 30-31)

Brick Train Show
Brick, New Jersey (May 31)

National Garden Railway Convention 2020
36th NGRC convention. This event has an all-scales train show but NGRC events are well-known due to the tours of garden railroad layouts. Come see "Music City" and enjoy trains. Details: see website
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center; Nashville, Tennessee 37214 (May 31 - June 6)

JUNE 2020

George L. Carter Railroad Museum Train Show & Sale
Johnson City, Tennessee (June 5-6)

Melbourne Train Show
Operating layouts & vendors. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, Florida 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles) (June 6)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (June 14)

29th Annual Tallahassee Model Railroad Show & Sale
All scales including G, O, HO, N, Z, T, and live steam. New & used trains and accessories from Lionel, Atlas, Kato & Broadway Limited. 9a-4p. Admission $6. 12 & under free. Contact Andy J. Zimmerman. Details: see website
North Florida Fairgrounds; 441 Paul Russell Road; Tallahassee, Florida 32301 (June 27)

JULY 2020

Brick Train Show
Brick, New Jersey (July 12)

Wayne Train Show
Wayne, New Jersey (July 19)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Monroeville, Pennsylvania (July 25-26)

AUGUST 2020

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Edison, New Jersey (August 8-9)

The Great Train Show
Pomona, California (August 8-9)

Great Midwest Train Show
Wheaton, Illinois (August 9)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Chantilly, Virginia (August 15-16)

Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show
Oaks, Pennsylvania (August 22-23)

SEPTEMBER 2020

Melbourne Train Show
Operating layouts & vendors. 9a-2p. Adults $5. Under 10 free. Info/tables call 321-805-1963. Details: see website
Azan Shrine Center; 1591 W Eau Gallie Blvd; Melbourne, FL 32935 (I-95 exit 183, east 4 miles) (September 5)

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