Upcoming Events

May 1 , 2015


Cajon Division Meet, June 13, 2015, Henderson, NV Meet

Pacific Southwest Region Convention, September 16-20, 2015, Scottsdale, AZ Convention

National Model Railroad Association Convention, Aug. 23-29, 2015, Portland, OR Convention


SpringRail 2015, Los Angeles Divsion Spring Meet, May 30, 2015, Buena Park, CA

http://www.ladiv-nmra.org/events.html, Event Flyer: SpringRail 2015

All NMRA members and guests are welcome to the annual Los Angeles Division Spring model railroad event. This years meet fetures a Swap Meet, Clinics all day for the beginner to the advanced railroad modeler, a model contest, and a Pizza lunch is available (Free lunch for modelers entering a model into the contest!). The new location in Buena Park makes for easy access and parking.


The Big Train Show, June 6-7, 2015 Ontario, CA https://bigtrainshow.com/

Whether you are a serious collector, model train enthusiast, or just getting started The Big Train Show is not to be missed! This great event features trains of all scales & gauges. Representatives from Manufactures & Hobby Dealers will showcase the latest & greatest in railroading and answer question or offer advice, to help you decide what products best meet your needs. Free Demonstrations & How-To clinics will be held each day, throughout the event. Stop by the operating model railroad & toy layouts to get some great ideas for your own layout! Exchange some of your old equipment at the all gauges swap shop and hop on a tour bus to see some extraordinary layouts in neighboring backyards. The Kids Corner & Train Ride tops the show off by bringing the entire family together for an education, fun filled day of railroading!


Cajon Division, Henderson 2015 Model Train Event, June 13, 2015,Henderson, NV

Event Flyer The Cajon Division of the National Model Railroad Association will hold its annual Spring meeting in Henderson, Nevada again this year. All members of the NMRA as well as the public are invited to participate in this one day event. There will be educational model railroad clinics open to all as well as a model railroad equipment swap meet. Adding to the fun, the Southern Nevada “N” Trackers will be operating their N scale model railroad during the event and a self-guided layout tour is in the planning stages. For more information contact: Ed Hall 702 564-6176


Kids Freight Car Build Event, Arnies Model Trains- NMRA, June 20, 2015, Westminster, CA

Event Flyer: Kids Freight Car Build Arnies Model Train Shop in conjunction with the NMRA Pacific Southwest Region, present a Free Kids model railroad car kit building workshop. This Event will be a perfect opportunity to introduce young people to the Model Railroad Hobby. Free HO freight car kits will be provided for construction under the Kids parking lot tent with NMRA hands-off model construction experts available for model building guidance. A host of Railroad Model manufacturers and Local area Model Railroad Club operating model railroad layouts will be present along with a free kids train ride and a Pizza lunch available with purchase. Call Arnies, for advance kids model build sign-up.


The Great Train Show, July 18-19, 2015, Pomona, CA, http://www.greattrainexpo.com/index.html

The Great Train Show is America's favorite traveling train show serving more states than any other show. Our shows feature operating model railroads, train dealers, collectors, hands-on exhibits, demonstrations, workshops, and much more! Many shows feature a riding train for kids. It is a great way to spend the day whether you’re an avid modeler or just looking for a fun and interesting day out with the family.


2015 PSR Convention, September 16-20, 2015, Scottsdale, Az


Come and see Model Railroading in Arizona at its finest. Experience the Verde Canyon Railroad in Clarkdale, Verryl Fosnight’s Union Pacific “Wyoming Division” in Cornville, a welcome BBQ
and a new model railroad building at McCormick -Stillman Railroad Park, great clinics and much, much more. Over 25 layout tours - OPS Sessions on numerous layouts - Prototype tour of Phoenix Metro Light Rail Day trip to ride the Verde Canyon Railroad in Clarkdale and a visit to Verryl Fosnight’s Union Pacific“ The Wyoming Division” Model Railroad - Maricopa Live Steamers - Chinese Auction - Swap Meet - Railfan events including wine tasting, cooking classes at a local culinary school - Contest room - Clinics