Train Shows, Layout Tours and Other Railroad Related Events

Steel City Division Area

The Magic of Model Trains

Beginning November 23, 2019.

Magic of Model Trains, hosted by 100% NMRA Club the Wrecking Crew at the McWane Science Center in Birmingham, AL. 

A new layout will be featured this year, The Gardner Tie and Timber Railway, an On30 South Alabama swamp logging railroad. 

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. 

McWane Website

Southeastern Region Area

Charleston Area Model Railroad Club

Fall 2019 Train Show

Saturday & Sunday, Nov 16 & 17, 2019.

Sat. 9am - 5pm; Sun. 10am - 4pm

Danny Jones Armory Complex

5000 Lackawanna Blvd

North Charleston, SC 29407

Admission: $7,  kids under 12 Free

Train show Website.

17th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage

The Piedmont Division will host the 17th Annual Piedmont Pilgrimage, the hobby's premier model railroad layout tour program.

Layouts are open every Saturday and Sunday from October 12 through November 23.  

Saturday hours are 10:00am to 5:00am. 

Sunday hours are 11:00am to 5:00am.  

Refer to the Pilgrimage website for specific times of the layout you are interested in visiting.  For more information and the tour schedule, visit the Piedmont Pilgrimage online at

Out of SER Area

Great Scale Model Train and

Railroad Collectors Show

Saturday & Sunday, February 1 & 2,  2020

Sat. 9am - 5pm; Sun. 10am - 4pm

Maryland State Fairgrounds

220 York Rd.

Timonium, MD 21093

Admission: $10 Sat + Sun, $8 Sun only,

                   under 15 w/paid adult - FREE

Train show Website.


Amherst Railway Society

Railroad Hobby Show

Saturday & Sunday, January 25 & 26,  2020

Sat. 9am - 5pm; Sun. 10am - 5pm

The Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds

1305 Memorial Avenue

West Springfield, MA 01089

Admission: $15 per day, 

                    15 & under w/paid adult - FREE

Train show Website.

If you know of any other train shows in the SCD area, please use the Train Show Form and tell us about them. Also, if you know of any changes to shows already listed, please use the Form and let us know as soon as possible.

  @Copyright  Steel City Division - Southeastern Region - NMRA                               Updated 11/13/2019

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