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Eastern States Exposition, Railroad Hobby Show

January 28 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until January 29, 2023

Considered to be the largest show of its kind in North America, the Railroad Hobby Show is making ESE its weekend destination and is celebrating its 40th year with our organization! The event will run from 9am-5pm on Saturday and 10am-5pm on Sunday, and features real life and scale model railroads, historical societies, travel agencies, art shows, flea market dealers and more! Exhibits will display phenomenal handiwork on a range of modular layouts, including a monster 80 foot N-Trak System. A  series of hands-on clinics will also be available for railroad enthusiasts to participate in throughout the weekend. The event is FREE for ages 15 and under, and $15 for adults.

This show is considered the largest show of its kind in North America. The event features real-life railroads and scale model railroads, historical societies, travel agencies, art shows, flea market dealers, importers, manufacturers, and photographers. Modelers’ exhibits will display outstanding handiwork on layouts ranging from the tiny Z scale which fits on a coffee table, a monster 80-foot N-Trak system, to our own Amherst Belt Lines Modular layout that boasts 8+ scales miles of track.

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Location: The show is located in the Better Living Center and the adjacent Young, Stroh, and Mallary Buildings.

Stopping by for a weekend visit? Peruse the aisles of the Eastern States Farmers Market for fine wine, regional cheeses and handcrafted gifts, Yankee Candles and enjoy sips at the Wine Café! The Big E-West Springfield Tartan is also available.

Farmers Market Hours: 
Saturday & Sunday 
9am-5pm

Wine Cafe Hours: 
Saturday & Sunday 
11am-5pm

 

Details

Date:
January 28
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
EST
Website:
http://www.railroadhobbyshow.com/

Venue

Eastern States Exposition
1305 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield, MA 01089
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Phone:
(413) 737-2443
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