By CGWRR
Tuesday - April 30, 2019 9:19 pm
The Sherman Hill Annual Model Railroad Show: The club will once again have our layout at the annual show which is held each year in conjunction with Depot Days on May 18th-19th in Cheyenne Wyoming.  We are exciting to be participating in our 9th trip to be part of the show and hope folks locally can make a trek up to Cheyenne to take in a true unique railroading event.

The following other events in Cheyenne Held in conjunction with the show will be on Saturday and Sunday only:
  • Depot Days: The Cheyenne Depot Museum will also have exhibits and vendors.  Depot Days takes place at the Cheyenne Depot Sat & Sun, May 19th (9am-4pm) & 20th (9am-3pm), with exhibits and tours of the historic UP roundhouse. A trolley will escort people to and from the steam shop, with departures scheduled every 30 minutes from in front of the Depot. Union Pacific Steam Shop is open for public viewing.
  • Union Pacific Steam Shop Open House: See Union Pacific Big Boy 4014, as well as 844, 3985 and the rest of Union Pacific's historic equipment. Tour the working shop and roundhouse. Transportation to and from the other venues is provided.
Dates & Times
Saturday, May 18, 9am - 5pm
Sunday, May 19, 9am - 4pm
 
Admission $10 for adults, children 12 and under free.  Includes admission to all venues on Saturday and Sunday, including the Cheyenne Depot Museum, Union Pacific Steam Shop and Wasatch Railroad Contractors. Transportation is included to all the sites via busses and trolleys.
 
Parking: There is plenty of Parking at the Frontier Park Exhibition Hall. Ride the trolley or bus downtown to the other venues, which is included with the cost of admission.  The Sherman Hill Model Railroad Show is at the Frontier Park Exhibition Hall, Fri-Sun.

Location:
Frontier Park Exhibition Hall
1312 W. 8th Ave.
Cheyenne, WY 82001
By CGWRR
Saturday - March 2, 2019 6:37 am

In March the club set up at the 2019 Rocky Mountain Train Show at the Denver Merchandise Mart (March 2nd-3rd).   The show has truly become a national event with a further expanded presence of national manufacturers.

Visit the largest model train show west of the Mississippi River at the Denver Mart.  Make it a day or a weekend of Family Fun with 3 acres of model and toy trains of all scales, with 25 operating train layouts. See and buy classic and modern trains .

Ken Patterson from the What's Neat This Week Podcast will be taping an episode at the show. Be sure to check it out on Saturday at 2:00 PM on the main stage in the Plaza at The Denver Mart as he interviews manufacturers, museum volunteers and more. 

For hobbyists we have 20 workshops and clinics, and over 600 tables of trains for sale!  Representatives from numerous train manufacturers will be on hand to show their newest products.

  • Athearn
  • Atlas
  • Bachmann Trains
  • Broadway Limited Imports
  • Caboose Industries
  • Cowcatcher Magazine
  • Evan Designs
  • KATO U.S.A. Inc.
  • Lionel Trains
  • Marklin / LGB Trains / Trix
  • Micro-Trains Line Co.
  • MTH Electric Trains
  • Piko America, LLC
  • Rapido Trains
  • San Juan Car Company, Inc.
  • SCALETRAINS.COM
  • Simpson Models / Bragdon Enterprises
  • Sound Traxx
  • Value Trains USA
  • White River Productions

 
The show features hourly door prizes including train sets.

Food is available onsite.

Show hours are 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 10 am to 4 pm on Sunday.
Admission is $10 for adults- kids under 12 are Free.
Tickets may be purchased on line at www.RockyMountainTrainShow.com, area hobby stores or at the door.

Denver Mart
451 East 58th Avenue
Denver, CO 80216-8470