Trainfest®, America’s Largest Operating Model Railroad Show, is set for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 11 and Nov. 12 at State Fair Park in Milwaukee. Trainfest is a family friendly event for multi-generations of train fans. Families as well as modelers/hobbyists are welcome.
New this year, photos from amateur
photographers who've entered the Trainfest Photo Contest will be displayed. In addition, the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum Let’s Play Railway interactive exhibit, a layout from Japan and more than 70 running model railroads will be in exhibit. Plus Make ’n Take returns for kids ages 4-8.
Discounted tickets are available now through Nov. 10 at www.trainfest.com and at local hobby shops.
Trainfest, nearly 50 years old, is sponsored by the Wisconsin Southeastern (WISE) Division, Inc. of the National Model Railroad Association (NMRA), a non-profit organization. Trainfest is held annually on the second weekend of November. For more information, visit www.trainfest.com.