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ARRC to Have Table at Railfest 2016

March 17, 2016

The Akron Railroad Club will have a table at this weekend’s Railfest 2016 to be held at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland.

The show, set for March 19 and 20, is billed as the largest two-day train show in Ohio and is sponsored by MCR Division 5 of the National Model Railroad Association.

Admission is $7 with a two-day pass available for $12. A pass for families or couples is also available for $12.

Division 5Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both days. The show will feature vendors and displays of all gauges of model railroads along with sellers of books, magazines, videos and railroad memorabilia.

At past shows, railroad historical societies have had displays as well as back issues of their publications and other artifacts for sale.

Food and beverages will be offered for sale at the event.

Lakeland College is located on Ohio Route 306, just off exit 193 of Interstate 90 in Lake County.

There will be a free shuttle bus to carry event participants between the show and the parking lots.

Further information is available at and at Train show