Public Events

Carbon Model Railroad Society

Train Meet and Open House Schedule for 2017


Fall Train Meet
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Diamond Fire Co. Bingo Hall
120 Main St., Walnutport PA. 18088
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Admission: $4:00, children ages 12 and under are free with an adult
Buy & Sell, Model & Toy Trains-all gauges, Books & Railroadiania, Private Collections & Dealers
Test Track & Operating Layouts, Refreshments, Door Prizes & Free Parking

Holiday Open House
529 Ore Street, Bowmanstown, PA 18030
Thursdays from 7:00 – 9:00 pm
November 30, December 7 & 14, 2017; January 4, 2018
Saturdays and Sundays from 1:00 –5:00 pm
November 25 & 26, 2017
December 2 & 3, 2017
December 9 & 10, 2017
January 6 & 7, 2018
The operating display is in various stages of completion and is an excellent learning tool. More trains and new & pre-owned trains and accessories for sale on the 2nd floor. Admission is free.
Donations are welcome.

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Video of CMRS Spring Train Meet at Palmerton.  Video courtesy of James Benetzky

Video of Club House Platform. Video courtesy of James Benetzky


Other Train Related Events:

The Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania in Strasburg recently hosted the Carbon Model Railroad Society of Bowmanstown to display their modular HO Scale operating layout for a weekend at there facility. The Strasburg Railroad also hosted a Day Out With Thomas during the same weekend. The Society made a lot of new friends and all had a great time.