Illinois Train Shows

*The Great Midwest Train Show---Wheaton, IL








May 4th, 2014
9:30am to 3:00pm

DuPage County Fairgrounds

Admission:

Adults...$7.00
Under 12...FREE

FREE PARKING

The world's largest monthly train show with an average of 180 exhibitors at each show.

*All scale and gauges
*Discounted prices on over 550 tables.  5 buildings plus outside sellers
*New and used products include HO, N, Lionel, O, G, American Flyer, Standard Gauge, hobby tools, die-cast vehicles, train whistles, scenery items, railroadiana, slides, t-shirts, videos, railroad gift items, books, photos, and more!

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*Railfun 2014---Schaumburg, IL

May 15th-18th, 2014

Best Western Plus Hotel
(Schaumburg, IL)

Admission:

Advance registration discount for 3 & ½ days of trains is only $45!  Non-members $10 extra fare.
Early registration and hotel discounts end May 2nd.

Hosted by The Fox Valley & DuPage Divisions of the NMRA

Featuring:

*A tour of the Kloke Locomotive Works that has built the Leviathan and York Locomotives and is currently working on the Lincoln Funeral train.  FREE to registrants.
*A unique backshop, behind the scenes tour, of the Illinois Railway Museum---including the private day run of the facility and train rides (Extra tour charge of $7 for this event).
*33 of the best Chicago Metro area private layouts open for tours.
*14 layouts hosting 21 Opsig style Operating Sessions.
*24 one hour “how-to” clinics on various rail and non-rail topics---including 4 hands-on clinics.
*NMRA judged model and photo contests.
*Popular Vote model contest.
*Sunday morning Contest Awards presentations.
*4 special programs by professional train photographer Mark Llanuza.
*Attend any or all of the activities for one low price.

All activities will be headquartered at the Best Western Plus Hotel in Schaumburg, Illinois.
The hotel is located near major highways for easy access to tours with a variety of nearby restaurants and attractions.
A special event rate of $89.99 + tax/night, includes breakfast and the fun of the hotel facilities fo those desiring lodging.

More Info:

All members and guests are invited to attend!  Non-members are also welcome!

Jim Osborn
815-578-8315



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*The Great Midwest Train Show---Wheaton, IL



June 1st, 2014
9:30am to 3:00pm

DuPage County Fairgrounds

Admission:

Adults...$7.00
Under 12...FREE

FREE PARKING

The world's largest monthly train show with an average of 180 exhibitors at each show.

*All scale and gauges
*Discounted prices on over 550 tables.  5 buildings plus outside sellers
*New and used products include HO, N, Lionel, O, G, American Flyer, Standard Gauge, hobby tools, die-cast vehicles, train whistles, scenery items, railroadiana, slides, t-shirts, videos, railroad gift items, books, photos, and more!

More Info:

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*38th Annual Kane County Railroadiana & Model Train Show & Sale---St. Charles, IL

June 8th, 2014
10:00am to 3:00pm

Kane County Fairgrounds
525 S. Randall Rd.
St. Charles, IL 60174

Admission:

Adults...$5.50 + tax
Under 12...FREE

More Info:

KaneRRShow@AOL.com

847-358-1185

www.KaneCountyRRShow.com


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*Scale Model Railroad Swap Meet---Elmhurst, IL

July 11th, 2014
6:00pm to 9:00pm
(Dealers set up @ 5:00pm)

Elmhurst Christian Reform Center
149 Brush Hill Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Admission:

Adults...$5.00
Children & Spouses...FREE

Tables...$15.00

Presented by The Elmhurst Model Railroad Club

*This is a scale swap, please no Lionel or Tinplate

More Info:

Steve Cerka
630-309-8475

630-530-9584
www.emrrc.org


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*The Great Midwest Train Show---Wheaton, IL









August 10th, 2014
9:30am to 3:00pm

DuPage County Fairgrounds

Admission:

Adults...$7.00
Under 12...FREE

FREE PARKING

The world's largest monthly train show with an average of 180 exhibitors at each show.

*All scale and gauges
*Discounted prices on over 550 tables.  5 buildings plus outside sellers
*New and used products include HO, N, Lionel, O, G, American Flyer, Standard Gauge, hobby tools, die-cast vehicles, train whistles, scenery items, railroadiana, slides, t-shirts, videos, railroad gift items, books, photos, and more!

More Info:

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*The Great Midwest Train Show---Wheaton, IL











September 14th, 2014
9:30am to 3:00pm

DuPage County Fairgrounds

Admission:

Adults...$7.00
Under 12...FREE

FREE PARKING

The world's largest monthly train show with an average of 180 exhibitors at each show.

*All scale and gauges
*Discounted prices on over 550 tables.  5 buildings plus outside sellers
*New and used products include HO, N, Lionel, O, G, American Flyer, Standard Gauge, hobby tools, die-cast vehicles, train whistles, scenery items, railroadiana, slides, t-shirts, videos, railroad gift items, books, photos, and more!

More Info:

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*Scale Model Railroad Swap Meet---Elmhurst, IL


October 10th, 2014
6:00pm to 9:00pm
(Dealers set up @ 5:00pm)

Elmhurst Christian Reform Center
149 Brush Hill Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Admission:

Adults...$5.00
Children & Spouses...FREE

Tables...$15.00

Presented by The Elmhurst Model Railroad Club

*This is a scale swap, please no Lionel or Tinplate

More Info:

Steve Cerka
630-309-8475

630-530-9584
www.emrrc.org


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