The International Toy Train Expo is held at
the Chippewa Valley Expo Center - 5150 Old Mill Plaza in Eau Claire, WI. This was our layout in 2019.
Sponsored by Menards, this show premiered July 7&8, 2018 at the Expo Center in Eau Claire, WI, only 90 minutes from the Twin Cities. Over 50,000 square feet of layouts and vendors in all scales. Above is our layout from 2018
Over 7,000 visitors saw Vintage Toy Trains, Collector Trains, Operating Layouts, Vendors, Exhibitors, Train Dealers, Railroad Clubs and Organizations.
Cancelled in 2020 due to the Covid Virus. Will return in 2121.
Come visit us in Randolph, Minnesota to view our indoor layout on the floor. Track is laid directly on the floor and trains run all weekend long.
The show includes other layouts, in all scales, and many vendors as well. A smalltown atmosphere with big show features for all train model enthusiasts. Fun for all!
This fundraiser, for the city's railroad museum, has been cancelled in 2020. due to the Covid Virus, but we look forward to it returning in the Spring of 2021
Sellers, Displays, Operating Layouts and Concessions will fill the Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center at 3456 Craig Road in Eau Claire, WI held in October.
MGRS has displayed a huge 24x40 foot floor display plus the above table top explanation of the scales in model railroading.
Find out more about model railroading and check out vendor tables for trains and supplies to add to your collections.
Next show October 10 &11, 2020
Come see our indoor display running at the Dakota County Fairgrounds in Farmington, MN, just south of the Metro area.
Huge inside display with a fountain and five loops and scenery in Exhibit Hall 9 on the northwest corner of the fairgrounds, across from the Fair Office.
Trains running 10am-9pm daily during the Fair. 2019 was our debut year there and a huge success!
We'll be there again August 10-16, 2020