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Events, Conventions, Meets and Shows

The O Scale Kings and the O Scale Trains magazine will be sharing event information as a cooperative venture between OSK and the OST. Watch for these same events to be listed in the OST magazine.

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April 2017

New England 2 Rail & 3 Hi-Rail O Scale Train Show - April 2 - Hudson, MA

mwmmrsMetrowest Model RR Society's O Scale Train Show on Sunday at the Hudson Elks Hall, 99 Park St., Hudson, MA 01749 from 10 am to 4 pm. White elephant table, sales & exhibits, operating layouts, model display area, door prizes, food on site. 6 ft. vendor tables $15 before 3/1 and $20 after (helpers must be registered), setup 7:00 to 10 am. Admission: $6.00, Family Max $8.00 Contact: Larry Grant, (508) 337-6661 Contact BigBrotherLar@netzero.net Website: www.trainweb.org/metrowest

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May 2017

23nd National Trolley Meet - May 19-20 - Allentown, PA

East Penn Traction Club

23nd National Trolley Meet - Allentown fairgrounds, Agri-Plex Charles Hall, 17th & Chew Streets, Allentown, PA 18104. Sponsor: East Penn Traction Club. Largest Trolley modeling event in North America viewing models, large layouts in O, and other scales. Meet theme: Deck Roof Trolleys. MOdel contests; clinics, sales of trolley models, etc. . Meet registration $23 in advance; $25 after May 1st. Information: www.eastpenn.org/meet2017.html or contact: Charles Long, Registrar; East Penn Traction Club, Inc.; 227 Locust Road, Fort Washington, PA 19034-1425; 215.247.1951; treasurer@eastpenn.org; www.eastpenn.org.

O Scale West - May 25-27 - Santa Clara, CA

O Scale West 2015

Registration is $35 for a family (modeler, partner, all children related or not under 18), $40 after April 25, 2017. 30" x 72" tables are $45 each, $50 after April 25, 2017, electrical is free. Unlike the 2016 meet, we will have the entire 25,000 square foot ballroom, so we will have space for tables, visiting layouts, company store, and the contests all in that room.

The hotel room rate increased to $135, still a bargain for Silicon Valley. This is for 1 - 4 occupancy, so buddy up and save. To get this rate you must reserve your room by May 11,2017. The hotel recommends using their web site to make your reservation.

Website www.oscalewest.com email: info@oscalewest.com, or contact Rod Miller tel 650.218.5752.

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June 2017

"Yankee Clipper" The 2017 O Scale National Convention - June 22-25 - Enfield, CT

2017 osn

Dealers, Clinics and Model Contests. Tours include the Essex Steam Train, Pioneer Valley Live Steamers, Home and Club Layouts. Easy access by planes, trains and automobiles. Lodging, Dining and Convention all under one roof. Proudly presented by the Southern New England Model Railroad Club. Please visit our website at www.snemrr.org or call 978-928-5724 for all the details.

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August 2017

Strasburg Train Show - August 12th - Strasburg, PA

Strausburg Show

Strasburg Train Show: 2 -rail swap meet at the Strasburg Fire Co, 203 W. Franklin St, 9 AM - 1 PM. Admission $5 (Wives/children/military w/ID free). Tables are $25 for first table, additional tables $20 each. Great food, modular layout, clinics. Website: www.scaletworail.com; Contact John Dunn 609.432.2871 or jdunn8888@hotmail.comor Rich Yoder at oscale48@comcast.net.

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September 2017

Indianapolis O Scale Show - September 21-23 - Indianapolis, IN

Indy O Scale Show

The 49th annual Indianapolis O Scale show will be held at the Wyndham Indianapolis West. For more information regarding registration, table rates, hotel accommodations and room rates, see the Website: at http://indyoscaleshow.com/, Email: info@indyoscaleshow.com or Call: The Model Railroad Resource at 815.584.1577.

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October 2017

Strasburg Train Show - October 14th - Strasburg, PA

Strausburg Show

Strasburg Train Show: 2 -rail swap meet at the Strasburg Fire Co, 203 W. Franklin St, 9 AM - 1 PM. Admission $5 (Wives/children/military w/ID free). Tables are $25 for first table, additional tables $20 each. Great food, modular layout, clinics. Website: www.scaletworail.com; Contact John Dunn 609.432.2871 or jdunn8888@hotmail.comor Rich Yoder at oscale48@comcast.net.

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November 2017

Cleveland 2-Rail O Scale Train Meet - November 4 - Kirtland, OH

ClevelandCleveland 2-Rail O Scale Train Meet, Lakeland Community College Auxiliary Gym, 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland, OH. 44094, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM, admission $7, spouse, children under 12, and active military with ID free. Tables $37 each, fantastic lighting. Free dealer load in/load out assistance on Friday 12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM, Saturday 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM, and after show. Complimentary coffee and doughnuts for dealers at Saturday setup. Layout tours TBA. Contact Sam Shumaker, 32575 Pettibone Rd, Solon,OH 44139, tel 440.248.3055, email j1d464@yahoo.com, website www.cleveshows.com

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