- Annual Model Train Show
Annual Model Train Show
See 2018 Holiday Open House schedule in “What’s New”
32nd Annual Shenandoah Valley Model Train & Railroading Show
Sunday May 6, 2018
In addition to operating the Museum, the club also sponsors the ANNUAL MODEL TRAIN SHOW, aka the Annual Shenandoah Valley Model Train and Railroading Show. The show features model train sales, railroad historical societies, model railroad club layouts, railroad memorabilia and books for sale. Refreshments are available which include hamburgers, hot dogs, BBQ and snacks provided by the Expo management.
This event is held the first Sunday in May, from 10am to 4pm, at Augusta Expoland, Fishersville, Virginia. This year (2018) is the 32nd annual show. Use Exit 91 on I64. GPS address is 277 Expo Road, Fishersville, VA 22939
Admission: Adults $5.00, Children under 12 with adult: Free.
Free parking – Food available (HBs, HDs, BBQ, sodas)
Click on the link below for train show information, including location of the show and vendor registration forms in order to reserve tables. This is a .pdf form and prints out on one 8.5 X 11 page. Note: ADOBE Reader is required. This can be down loaded free from ADOBE.
Invitations were sent to vendors the week of Jan. 8 – 14, 2018. As they respond their information will be posted here. This will include their company name and perhaps their specialty.
The Augusta County Railroad Museum and Model Railroad Club is a “not-for-profit” organization. Proceeds from the show are used to promote the Museum’s ongoing displays of prototypical memorabilia plus all of the model displays that include four different scales. The Museum is open to the public every Saturday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM in the Staunton Mall just south of the town of Staunton on US11. (Use exit 220 on I81 to US11 north to the Mall. ) Admission is free.
The growing list of this year’s vendors is shown on the “2018 Vendors and Displays” page. If you have any further questions please inquire at “annual-train-show” in the Contact page above. A representative will respond promptly.