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Note: For further train show information, Contact Webmaster or Rick Lach: e-mail Chair@daytontrainshow.com or POB 341233, Beavercreek, OH, Ohio 45434 or phone 937-301-0746 for details.


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This is provided as a service to the public by the members of Division 3 and was compiled on a "Best Effort" basis from information available. Some dates were not yet available. Division 3 apologizes for any errors or omissions that may have occurred. Since information could change for some events after publication, please contact promoters or venues to verify dates, times and locations before driving any distance. All descriptions of the trains show are from the promoter of the event. Division 3 is not responsible for their representation.

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Upcoming Shows

April 2019

 

Bucyrus Model Railroad Assoc. 32nd Annual Show newnmralogo

April 13, 2019 10 am to 4 pm
Admission: $5, children 12 and under free
Location: Crawford County Fairgrounds, 610 Whetstone St, Bucyrus, OH
Highlights: Vendors, club layout open, food service
Contact: Bucyrus Model Railroad Assoc., David Moore, (419)462-5035
106 miles from downtown Dayton

 

65th Buckeye Model Train & Railroad Artifacts Show & Sale

April 20, 2019 9 am to 4 pm
Admission: TBA
Location: Lausche Building, Ohio Expo Center , 717 E 17th St, Columbus, OH
Highlights: Vendor, layouts, Memorabilia
Contact: Golden Spike Enterprises
73 miles from downtown Dayton

Springfield Model Train Shownew

April 28, 2019 11 am to 4 pm
Admission: $5, children under 12 free
Location: Clark County Fairgrounds, 4401 S Charleston Pike, Springfield, OH
Highlights: Vendors, operating layouts, concessions available, free parking
Contact: Bob Chaffin (937) 346-6734
30 miles from downtown Dayton

Montpelier Trackside Modelers RR Club Show & Swap

April 28, 2019 10 am to 3 pm
Admission: $5, children under 12 free with adult. Scouts in uniform free
Location: 13508 St Rt 15, Holiday City, OH exit 13 on I-80
Highlights: Vendors, Operating layouts, Free parking, Food available, Door prizes, Handicap Accs
Contact: Chuck White 260-760-1666,railcarman@frontier.com
145 miles from downtown Dayton


May 2019

June 2019

July 2019

Railroad Hertiage Weekend Model Railroad Show & Swap

July 27 and 28, 2019
Admission: $6, two day $8, children 12 and under free
Location: 1055 S Washington St, Van Wert, OH (county fairgrounds)
Highlights: Vendors, operation layouts, good food, free stuff for kids,free parking, handicap accessible
Contact: Jan Dunlap, 419-238-4207, snapshotjan@hotmail.com
95 miles from downtown Dayton

August 2019

Everett's Train Show and Swap Meet

August 17, 2019 10 am to 4pm
Admission: donation
Location: Marion Union Station, 532 W Center St, Marion, OH
Highlights: Vendors, historic depot, interlocking tower, great train watching site, model RR club open
Contact: Everett (740) 351-1798
90 miles from downtown Dayton

September 2019

All Trains flea Market

September 15, 2019 10 am to 3 pm
Admission: $5, under 12 free with adult
Location: Darke County Fairgrounds, 800 Sweitzer St, Greenville, OH
Highlights: vendors, food available, free parking
Contact: Larry Zeller, 937-773-7186, alltrains@att.net
40 miles from downtown Dayton

18th Fostoria Rail Festival

September 21, 2019 10 am to 4 pm
Admission: $4, children under 10 free
Location: Fostoria Junior/Senior High School, 1001 Park Ave, Fostoria, OH
Highlights: Vendors, Operating layouts, R/C airplanes, food service, soup contest, Rail Tours
Contact: Ellen Gatrell at EllenGatrell@gmail.com (419) 435-1781
124 miles from downtown Dayton

 

October 2019

52nd Annual Cincinnati Model Train and Trade Shownmra

October 12 and 13, 2019 11 am to 5 pm both days
Admission: $7, children under 12 free, scouts in uniform free
Location: Lakota West High School, 8940 Union Centre Blvd, West Chester, OH
Highlights: Vendors, Operating layouts, Hourly door prizes, "How To" classes, free parking, food service
Contact: www.cincy-div7.org or (513) 662-RAIL
37 miles from downtown Dayton

November 2019

44th Annual Dayton Train Shownmra

November 2 and 3, 2019 Saturday 11 am to 5 pm, Sunday 11 am to 4 pm
Admission: $7, $1 discount to active duty military/spouses with proper ID, children 12 and under free with paid adult admission
Location: The New Montgomery County Fairgrounds, 645 Infirmary Rd., Dayton, OH
Highlights:vendors, operating layouts, Historical Societies, Museum displays, Boy Scout merit badge training, Food service, free parking, doors prizes, special drawing for kids
Contact: (937) 301-0746, www.modelraildayton.com

7 miles from downtown Dayton

Mt Hope Train & Toy Shownew

November 2, 2019 10 am to 4 pm
Admission: $5, Children 12 and under free
Location: Mt Hope Event Center, 8076 St Rt 241, Mt Hope, OH ## GPS's use Millersburg, OH ##
Highlights: Vendors, operating layouts, free parking, food service, free parking
Contact: CJTrains.com , Jon Ulbright after 6 pm (330) 262-7488
161 miles from downtown Dayton

3rd Annual East Side Train Show& Swap

November 9 and 10, 2019 Saturday 10 am to 4 pm, Sunday 10 am to 3 pm
Admission: $5, children 12 and under free with paid adult.
Location: 497B Cincinnati-Batavia Pike, Cincinnati, OH (American Legion Post 72)
Highlights: vendors, operating layout, free parking, concessions, door prizes, handicap accessible
Contact: TBA
58 miles from downtown Dayton

TrainFest 2018nmra

November 9 and 10, 2019 9 am to 5 pm both days
Admission: Trainfest Tickets
Location: Wisconsin Exposition Center at Wisconsin State Fair Park , 8200 W Greenfield Ave, West Allis, WI
Highlights: America's Largest Operation Model Railroad Show
Contact: Trainfest2018
388 from downtown Dayton

3rd Annual Eastside Train Show

November 9 and 1 0, 2019 Saturday 10 am to 4 pm, Sunday 10 am to 3 pm
Admission: $5, children 12 and under free with paying adult
Location: 497B Cincinnati-Batava Pike, Cincinnati, OH
Highlights: Vendors, door prizes, operating layout, Concession, free parking
Contact: Phone/text 513-413-4488, Email: TriStateNtrak@gmail.com
59 miles from downtown Dayton

December 2019

Springfield Model Train Shownew

December 1, 2019 11 am to 4 pm
Admission: $5, children under 12 free
Location: Clark County Fairgrounds, 4401 S Charleston Pike, Springfield, OH
Highlights: Vendors, operating layouts, concessions available, free parking
Contact: Bob Chaffin (937) 399-6647
30 miles from downtown Dayton