Upcoming Events

September 13, 2015


Cajon Division Fall Meet, October 3, 2015, Buena Park, CA

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

National Model Railroad Association Convention, July 3-10, 2016, Indianapolis, IN Convention


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


2015 Cajon Division Fall Meet, October 3, 2015, Buena Park, CA

The Cajon Division of the National Model Railroad Association will hold its annual Fall meeting in Buena Park, California 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, a model contest (NMRA members models only), Hobo auction , Bingo and more.



Registration: 8:00-10:00am

Company Store: 8:00-8:25am, 9:30-9:55am, 11:00-11:25am, 12:30-1:30pm*


    8:30-9:30am: Session 1, Rooms A&B

    10:00-11:00am: Session 2, Rooms A&B

    11:30-12:30pm: Session 3, Rooms A&B

TimeSaver Switching Contest: 8:00-8:25am, 9:30-9:55am, 11:00-11:25am, 12:30-1:30pm

Contest Model Entry/Viewing: 8:00-10:00am

Model Contest Judging: 10:00-11:00am

Pizza Lunch: 12:30-1:30 pm (Extra Fare)

Membership Meeting / Awards Presentation: 1:30-2:00pm

Hobo Auction: 2:00-4:00pm

Bingo for Trains: 4:00-6:00pm



Event Registration:

    NMRA members $10

    Non-members/Guests: $15 ($10 with new NMRA paid Application)

Pizza Lunch: $7:50



Messiah Lutheran Church, 6625 Dale St., Buena Park, CA with ample free parking.

*The Cajon Division company store will be open for those Cajon Division members that have not received their free Cajon Division T shirt and anyone wishing to buy a second T or Polo shirt, Hat or name badge.


Model Railroads of Southern California 45th Layout Tour , October 1-4,

San Luis Obispo and northern Santa Barbara Counties, CA https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/Model_Railroads_Of_Southern_California/info
For the fifth consecutive Central Coast Railroad Festival, a Model Railroads of Southern California layout tour will be offered as one of the official events of the Festival. The tour will take place on October 1- 4 throughout San Luis Obispo and northern Santa Barbara Counties. This will be MR of SC’s forty-fifth layout tour since 2006. There will be thirty layouts in all major scales at twenty venues for this free, self-guided layout tour.


Be sure to visit the Central Coast Railroad Festival website (www.CCRRF.com) to view other Festival activities, which include a rail excursion to a winery, prototype exhibits and display, educational activities, a bike ride along the old Pacific Coast Railway right-of-way and more.

For more information and specific location/directions contact Bob Chaparro at chiefbobbb@verizon.net