24 Mar 2018 - 09:00-21:00.
Self guided home layout tour in the Kitchener, Waterloo, and Guelph area. Registration Hespeler Arena 640 Ellis Road West Cambridge Ontario. Free parking.
Fare: Registration, tickets, and maps 09:00 to 15:00 at Hespeler Arena 640 Ellis Road West Cambridge Ontario. Sponsored by the Doubleheaders Model R. R. Club. Adults $8, Children 12 and under $5.
7-8 Apr 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Lindsay Victoria Park Armoury 210 Kent Street West Lindsay Ontario.
The Lindsay & District Model Railroaders will be sponsoring their Annual Model Train Show once again featuring some of southern Ontario's best operating model train layouts and hobby dealers. An enduring attraction for both model railway enthusiasts and residents alike. Parking is free.
Fare: Adults $6, Youth $3, Children $2 (6-12), Under 6 free.
Lindsay & District Model Railroaders
8 Apr 2018 - 10:00-15:00.
Polish Cultural Centre 4300 Cawthra Road Mississauga Ontario.
Plenty of free parking and MiWay Access.
Fare: Adults $7, Youth $3, Children (under 6) free.
14-15 Apr 2018 - 09:00-17:00.
The Genesis Wellness Centre 10-7555 Falconridge Blvd. Northeast Calgary Alberta.
Featuring over 60,000 square feet of operating model railroad layouts, displays, Lionel, Lego Trains, Thomas and Friends, garden railroads, photo exhibits, merchandise for sale, live demos and clinics.
Fare: Adults $10, Youth (6 - 12) $5, Under 6 free.
15 Apr 2018 - 12:00-16:00.
1141 Maple Street Fenwick Ontario.
A 25 feet x 35 feet HO model railroad with up to 6 trains on line at a time. Dispatcher and Yardmaster control movements along with a computer generated switch list. Not wheelchair accessible. Minor sales available.
Fenwick Central Railroad
15 Apr 2018 - 10:00-15:00.
Best Western Brant Park Inn 19 Holiday Drive Brantford Ontario.
There is free parking.
Fare: Adults $5, Children (under 12) free with an adult.
21 Apr 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Schomberg Community Hall 325 Main Street Schomberg Ontario.
Canada's Only exclusively Narrow Gauge Railway Show! On30, Gn15, HOn3, Sn3, On3. Modular layouts, vendors, contests, clinics, sale tables, and door prizes.
Narrow Gauge Ontario
21 Apr 2018 - 10:00-17:00.
London and St. Thomas Ontario.
Open layouts by dedicated modelers for your enjoyment. There is a variety of different gauges, HO, O, N, and G. Booklets are available in St. Thomas at the Elgin County Railway Museum or Railway City Hobbies and in London at Broughdale Hobbies or Pete's Trains.
Fare: Booklet $5 per person.
22 Apr 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Beban Park Recreation Centre 2300 Bowen Road Nanaimo Vancouver Island British Columbia.
There is free parking at the recreation center.
Fare: Adults $5, Seniors $4, Children $1 (6 to 12), Under 6 free.
28-29 Apr 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre 292 Conestoga Drive Brampton Ontario.
If you can get to only one show this year then this is the one to attend. Operating layouts, static displays, new and used items for sale. Parking is free.
Fare: Adults $10, Children $5, Family (4) $20.
The Plate Layers Society
? May 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
North Simcoe Sports and Recreation Centre 527 Len Self Boulevard Midland Ontario.
There is free parking.
Fare: Adults $6, Seniors $5, Children $2.
4-6 May 2018 - 08:00-23:00.
Simon Fraser University Burnaby British Columbia.
This is the Lower Mainland meet of the 7th Division, Pacific Northwest Region, of the National Model Railroad Association (Canada). To be held annually the meet features various activities for registrants, and grew out of the Trains and Vancouver Train Expo events. Activities will include layout tours, operating sessions, clinics, and a meet banquet.
Fare: Adults $55, Banquet $37.
Railway Modellers Meet
6 May 2018 - 10:00-15:00.
Marritt Hall and Concession Building Ancaster Fairgrounds 630 Trinity Road Ontario.
This show features Southern Ontario's top vendors selling model trains, railroad memorabilia, comics, new and old die cast toys, action figures, model kits, sports and non-sport cards, coins, vinyl records and much more. Also featuring several large model train layouts in operation.
Fare: Adults $5, Children under 12 free with an adult.
27 May 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
West Shore Curling Rink Juan de Fuca Recreation Centre 1767 Island Highway Colwood Vancouver Island British Columbia.
Hourly Door Prizes! Operating model railroads, popular vote contest, displays, commercial and individual sales. There is free parking at the recreation center.
Fare: Adults $7, Youth $3 (11 to 16), Children (under 8) free with an adult.
Victoria Model Railroad Show
30 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018 - All day.
909 North Hayden Island Drive Portland Oregon USA.
We have many sessions and tours planned for your enjoyment. Or head into Portland to dine or shop with NO sales tax. Feel like a river cruise? Take your pick of a sternwheeler on the Columbia or the Spirit of Portland on the Willamette river. Go railfanning along the BNSF, Union Pacific, or the Portland & Western. Or check out the Oregon Rail Heritage Museum, home of the SP 4449, SP&S 700, and OR&N 197.
PNR 2018 Stumptown Express
2-3 Jun 2018 - All day.
5234 US Highway 285 Antonito Colorado USA.
This weekend charter will feature Locomotive 315 both days of operation. On Saturday, 2 Jun 2018, the tentative operating plan is to run a RGS freight consist from Antonito to Cumbres with passengers being bussed back to Antonito. Sunday, 3 Jun 2018 we will feature a train of D&RGW freight equipment with the charter operating from Cumbres back to Antonito. Passengers will be transported via motorcoach in the morning from the depot in Antonito to Cumbres. Our capacity each day will be 45 riders.
Fare: US$285 per person per day.
Friends of the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad.
3-4 Jun 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Nick Smith Center 70 James Street Arnprior Ontario.
The show is run in conjunction with the annual Priorpaloosa Festival. Parking is free.
16-17 Jun 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Bracebridge Fairgrounds JD Lang Activity Park 331 Fraserburg Road Bracebridge Ontario.
Operating layouts, modelling clinics, and train vendors. Bracebridge Lions Club Barbeque.
Fare: Adults $5, Children $3 (5-12), Children under 5 free.
21-22 Jul 2018 - 10:00-16:00.
Long Sault Arena 60 Mille Roches Road Long Sault Ontario.
Parking is free.
Fare: Adults $5, Children $2 (under 12).
24-26 2018 - All day.
Chama New Mexico USA.
This two day event will feature a 20 car freight pulled by double-headed Rio Grande K-36 Mikado steam locomotives, including number 484 from the last run in 1968, and another K-36, which will be presented as number 483 for this once-in-a-lifetime event. Participants will enjoy multiple photo runbys at exclusive locations, two hot lunches, and a prime rib dinner with entertainment at Cumbres Pass on Saturday night, a night photo session on Friday, and the splendor of the Rio Grande narrow gauge in the San Juan Mountains. Every participant will receive a copy of our Colorado Railroads video and our forthcoming video Rio Grande Narrow Gauge Freights, a $50 value, as part of the ticketing.