Ohio Train Shows

*32nd Annual Train Show & Swap Meet---Bucyrus, OH

April 14th, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm

Crawford County Fairgrounds
610 Whetstone St.
Bucyrus, OH 44820

Admission:

Adults...$5.00
12 & Under...FREE

Enjoy our train show featuring vendors selling new and used model trains, railroadiana, videos, parts and more.  Club Open House.

Presented by Bucyrus Model Railroad Association

More Info:

David Moore

419-462-5035

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*Cleveland 2018 New York Central System Historical Society Convention---Independence, OH

May 4th-6th, 2018
9:00am to 5:00pm

Holiday Inn Cleveland South
6001 Rockside Road
Independence, Ohio 44131

Admission:

(Pre-registration required)

Members...$179.00
Non-Members...$223.00

A weekend of clinics, tours and presentations focused on the history of the New York Central in the Cleveland area.

More Info:

lellaw@ex100.com

https://nycshs.org/nycshs-events/

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*The Montpelier Trackside Modelers Railroad Club Show/Swap---Montpelier, OH

May 20th, 2018
10:00am to 3:00pm

Quality Inn Convention Center
Holiday City/Montpelier, Ohio
13508 State Route 15
South of Exit 13 on the Ohio 80/90 Turnpike

Admission:

Adults(13+ y/o)...$5.00

More Info:

Jim McPike
419-298-2441

jimcpike@gmail.com

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*13th Annual Carillon Park Rail Festival---Dayton, OH

June 23rd, 2018
9:30am to 5:00pm
June 24th, 2018
11:00am to 4:00pm

Carillon Historical Park
1000 Carillon Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45409

Admission:

Adults...$8.00
Seniors...$7.00
Children...$5.00

*Model train displays
*Historical displays
*Live steam engines
*Food & merchandise vendors
*Flea market
*Miniature train rides throughout the weekend

More Info:

David Oroszi
937-238-5655

david.oroszi@usa.net

www.railfestival.com

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*15th Annual Van Wert Model Railroad Show & Swap---Van Wert, OH

July 28th, 2018
10:00am to 4:00pm
July 29th, 2018
10:00am to 3:00pm

Van Wert County Fairgrounds
1055 S. Washington St. (US 127)
Van Wert, OH

Admission:

Adults...$5.00
12 & Under...FREE
Two-Day Admission...$8.00

FREE PARKING

*Over 180 vendor tables
*At least a dozen operating layouts/displays
*Good food available
*Handicap Accessible
*Children's Play Area with Thomas the Tank & other wooden toy trains

Sponsored by (and for the benefit of) The Van Wert County Historical Society

The VWCHS has a museum (located at 601 N. Washinton) with a number of railroad related items on display including a Pennsy Caboose, NYC Motorcar, Various Signals, a ride-on train for children and an HO model railroad layout.

More Info:

General Info:

Jan Dunlap
419-238-4207

snapshotjan@hotmail.com

Tables:

Chuck White
567-259-3340

railcarman@frontier.com

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*Summerail at Marion---Marion, OH

August 11th, 2018
10:00am to 10:00pm

Palace Theater
276 W. Center St.
Marion, OH 43302

Admission:

Train Show & Sale Only...$5.00 at the door
Tickets for all Activities...$25.00

Make checks payable to Marion Union Station Association. (See More Info below for mailing address)

A full day of activities featuring multi-media presentations; Railroad Show & Sale, and a visit to the Marion Union Station and AC Tower.

Programs will highlight railroads across North America, spanning several decades.

Presenters include Richard Baldwin & Don Toon, Charles Dischinger, Chris Haines, Mike Harting, Mark Llanuza, Jeff & Andrew Nelson, George Pitarys, Mike Raia, Pete Ruesch, John Ryan & Paul Swanson, Brian Schmidt, Brian Sellers and Pat Sweeney.

More Info:

Please make checks payable to Marion Union Station Association.

Mail to:
Summerail Tickets
Bill Haines
305 Lamar Ct.
Vandalia, OH 45377

937-898-8220

rustyrails@woh.rr.com

http://www.summerail.com

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