Upcoming Events

October 5, 2019

 
 

A Complete List of Model Railroad Activities and Events is maintained by the Yahoo group Model Railroads of Southern California

   

 

 

Union Pacific Big Boy Visits the Las Vegas and Los Angeles Areas, October 6-15, 2019

The restored Big Boy is coming to Las Vegas and Los Angels! The UP website has the whole schedule and the Rail Giants website has some aditional information.

 

UP has a GPS tracker in the train and you can see the poisition on this website

 

Cajon Division Fall Meet, October 19, 2019, Buena Park, CA

Our regular Fall Meet will be held at the Messiah Lutheran Church, 6625 Dale St., Buena Park on the 19th of October, 2019 8:00 AM to 5:00 AM. This eventy will include clinics, model judging, Hobo auction, lunch and a special Halloween design contest. See the Flyer for more information.

Please note that the email address for pre-registration was wrong in the earlier version of the flyer. It is now corrected to the correct address: joelmorse1@gmail.com

If you pre-register you will be elegible to take part in the drawing for a door price.

 

Los Angeles Division Freight Fright Meet, October 26-27, 2019, Palos Verdes, CA

The Los Angeles Division is holding its annual Freight Fright Meet at the Palos Verdes Botanic Garden on October 26-27, 2019. More information will follow..

 

Cajon Division Nevada Fall Meet, November 16, 2019, Boulder City, NV

Our regular Nevada Fall Meet will be held at the Nevada State Railroad, 601 Yucca St., Boulder City, NV on the 16th of November, 2019 9:30 AM to 3:30 AM. This event will include clinics and other activites. We haven't finalized all plans yet so stay tuned.The meet will take palce in the Museum shops so don't wear your Sunday best, it's a working shop. The museum provides train rides and we are working on getting us on a ride. See the Flyer for more information.

 

 

 

Pacific Southwest Railway Museum, November 16, 2019, Campo, CA

The planned train and bus trip has been cancelled due to low interest. The event is still being held at the museum but you have to have your own transportation to get there.

To celebrate the 100th anniversay of the San Diego & Arizona Railway the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum will have a celebration at their Campo Railway Park and Museum.

 

Corona Model RR Society, November 16, 2019, 9AM - 4PM, Corona, CA

The Corona Model Railroad Society will host its first ever Open House on Saturday, November 16 from 9-4. The Corona Model Railroad Society is located in the Corona Heritage Park at 510 W. Parkway in Corona. The park's museum, art gallery, and other elements will be open 10-2 that day. Free admission and parking.
During the Open House we will run a historic 1949 schedule of steam and diesel on the Third District, including switching. Full information about the CMRS and its layout can be found by visiting their website. In addition to the Open House there will be a "Lawn Sale" of surplus club train items. Sorry, no outside sellers .

 

The Great Train Show, February 8-9, 2020, OC Fairgrounds, Costa Mesa

The Great Train Show comes to the Orange County Fairground in Costa Mesa February 8-9,2020. It is open 10AM to 4PM both days. See their website for more information.

 

Cajon Division Spring Meet "Desert Rails", March 27-29, 2020, Palm Springs Area

Our Spring Meet will be held in the Palm Springs area on March 27-29, 2020. More details will follow.

 

Cajon Division Nevada Spring Meet, May 2020, Las Vegas Area

Our Nevada Spring Meet is planned to be held in the Las Vegas area in May 2020. More details will follow.

 

Cajon Division CIM3 Meet, June 13-14 2020, Irvine Park, CA

The CIM3 is coming back in 2020. It will traditionally be held on June 13-14, 2020 at the Scout facility in the Irvine Park. More details will follow.

 

Cajon Division Fall Meet, October, 2020, Buena Park, CA

Our 2020 edition of our regular Fall Meet will be held at the Messiah Lutheran Church, 6625 Dale St., Buena Park in October. No date is set yet.

 

Cajon Division Nevada Fall Meet, November 2020, Las Vegas Area

Our Nevada Fall Meet is planned to be held in the Las Vegas area in November 2020. More details will follow.

   

 

 

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