2017 Show
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Sunday December 3, 2017
10am - 4pm
Empire State Convention Center

"Summer Sign Cleaning" :o)

July 15th, 2017
Preparations are now underway for the 2017 Great Train Extravaganza! Over 450 dealer and exhibitor registrations are being sent out by the end of July and we are anticipating another sold out show like the previous two years. Get your dealer and exhibitor registrations in early to make sure you reserve your space at the show! We expect to see many great layouts of all scales and one of the crowd favorites LEGO layout is coming back this year too. Stay tuned for more news.

The Great Train Extravaganza is pleased to announce our clinic schedule this year sponsored by Hudson Berkshire Division of the NMRA. There will be 2 clinics to be held in Meeting Room 7 next to the Egg. These clinics are free and packed full of useful information and tips for beginning model railroaders and collectors.

1:00 pm
Train Talk with Engineer Mike
This clinic is an introduction to the world of toy trains and model railroading by Mike Beverly, who is a real train engineer! Learn all about the basics of model trains like what are the different scales, what is the difference between "scale" and "gauge", what is the difference between and power pack and a transformer, and both real and model railroad terminology.

2:15 pm
Make and Take Your Own HO Scale Box Car Model
Members of the Hudson-Berkshire Division of the National Model Railroad Association will guide you step-by-step to build a free HO scale box car kit you keep and run on your layout when you are done! Limited quantities so don't miss this free clinic at the show. Tickets available at the show from the Head Table. Kits sponsored by the Hudson-Berkshire Division of the National Model Railroad Association.