Past Shows

Pony Village Train Show

Hosted by the South Coast Train Club

May 17th - 19th

Pony Village Mall 1611 Virginia Ave. North Bend, OR 97459

Featuring operating layouts and displays from three area model railroad clubs

Show open during mall hours:

    • Friday May 17th, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    • Saturday May 18th 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    • Sunday May 19th 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


2019 Swap Meet

April 13th – 14th, 2019

Lane Events Center Expo Hall. 796 W. 13th Avenue, Eugene OR

HOURS:

Saturday 10 AM- 5 PM (Early Birds at 9AM)

Sunday 10 AM -3 PM

Pricing

ADULTS: $6.00 Per Person

KIDS: 6-12 Years Old $1.00 Per Person

5 Years Old & Younger FREE When With A Paying Adult

Early Birds: $10.00

Admission good for both days

Come join us a the Lane Events Center, aka the Fair Grounds, for the 29th annual swap meet and train show!

With vendors from five different states and over 250 tables there is something for everyone at this show!

There will also be several operating layouts for the family to enjoy.

OPTIONAL VENDOR SETUP DAY Friday April 12th 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Note: while some vendors except Debit and Credit cards we recommend bringing cash with you. While there may be an onsite ATM the Willamette Cascade does not control Fee Structure or availability of funds.


Model Railroad Show at the Oregon Logging Conference

Thursday February 24th, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Friday February 25th, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday February 26th, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Lane Events Center Performance Hall Stage. 796 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402

Attending the 81st annual Oregon Logging Conferences? Come visit us on stage in the performance hall and enjoy a display of HO and O scale logging themed trains. The logging conference is open to the public on Saturday only.

No one under the age of 21 is allowed to participate after 4:30 PM Thursday & Friday due to alcohol being served at this event.


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40th Annual Valley River Center Train Show

Thursday January 24th, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Friday January 25th, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Saturday January 26th, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Sunday January 27th, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Join us for this free event in partnership with Valley River Center. We are celebrating our fortieth annual show with more operating layouts and interactive experiences. More details to come! Trains operate during mall hours.

The Valley River Center is located at: 293 Valley River Center, Eugene, OR 97401


Annual Drain Holiday Show

Saturday December 1st, 10am - 5pm

Sunday December 2nd, 10am - 5pm

School kids visitation Monday, December 3rd 10 a.m. to 1p.m.

Free Event

Setup for club members Thursday November 29th & Friday November 30th Beginning at 9am.

Third Annual Cottage Grove Armory Show

Friday October 26th, 10am - 8pm

Saturday October 27th, 10am - 5pm

Sunday October 28th, 10am - 4pm

Join us for this free event at the Cottage Grove armory October 26th - 28th. Operating model trains in a variety of scales including HO, O (Lionel), and G. This is the largest model railroad show in Lane County. Fun for the whole family!


Model Railroad Show At the Lane County Fair

July 16th – 22nd

Lane Events Center – 796 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402

HOURS:

Displays Operate During Fair Hours:

Wensday 11am-11pm

Thursday 11am-11pm

Friday 11am-11pm

Saturday 11am – 11pm

Sunday 11am – 8pm

Participating Displays

Willamette Cascade HO Modular Layout

Willamette Cascade G Scale Operating Display

South Coast Train Club Spring Show

At the Pony Village Mall

Friday May 18th – Sunday May 20th, 2018

Pony Village Mall, 1611 Virginia Ave #201, North Bend, OR 97459

HOURS:

Displays Operate During Mall Hours

  • Friday 10am-8pm
  • Saturday 10am – 6pm
  • Sunday 11am – 6pm

Participating Displays

  • Umpqua Valley Model Railroad Club’s 65′ HO Scale modular layout
  • Willamette Cascade Model Railroad Club G Gauge display
  • Roger Fegels’s Thomas and Friends HO scale display and O scale display
  • Peter Brandt’ HO & N Scale layouts and G Gauge mine train
  • Jim Davenport’s Large HO Scale Layout
  • Marvin Selzer’s Micro On30 layout
  • Trent Kulm’s HO Scale European layout
  • Michael Robbins’s O Scale displau
  • Paul West’s Large HO Scale Layout
  • Ray Penny’s N Scale Layout
  • Ed Schaenzer ‘s On30 table top layout
  • Christopher Jones’s HO scale on tables
  • Andrew and Mary Debaun’s HO scale diorama
  • Operation Lifesaver Display
  • Setup for Club Members Thursday May 17th 9:00am

80th Annual Oregon Logging Confrence

February 22nd – 24th

Lane Events Center, 796 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402

HOURS:

Thursday 8 AM- 6:30 PM (Conference Attendees Only)

Friday 8 AM -6:30 PM (Conference Attendees Only)

Saturday 9 AM – 2PM (Open to the public)

Learn More About the Oregon Logging Conference

https://oregonloggingconference.com/

Valley River Train Show

January 25 – 28, 2018

Valley River Center, 293 Valley River Center, Eugene, OR 97401

HOURS:

Thursday 10 AM- 9 PM (HO & G Scale Only)

Friday 10 AM -9 PM

Saturday 10 AM – 9PM

Sunday 11 AM – 7 PM

Participating Displays

  • Willamette Cascade Model Railroad Club HO Modular Layout (Center Court)
  • Willamette Cascade Model Railroad Club G Scale Display (Under Escalators)
  • Oregon Electric O Gagers (Near Macy’s)
  • Operation Lifesaver Saftey Information Trailor (Between Regal Cinemas and Children’s Play Area)
  • Davenport Junction HO Scale Layout (Near JC Penny’s)

Venue Information

Valley River Center has been a destination in the community for decades, and we are so thankful for there support of Model Railroading. All displays fully accessible! You can reach the mall via car, bus, or bike! Located next to the Willamette River bike paths and accessible via bus lines 66 & 67.

More information about VRC: valleyrivercenter.com

Drain Holiday Show

Join the Willamette Cascade Model Railroad Club for our annual train show at the Drain Civic Center. Featuring operating layouts in multiple scales and railroad safety education opportunities.

Show hours are:

Saturday and Sunday December 2nd & 3rd 10am -4pm.

Free Admission!

Drain Civic Center 205 West “A” Ave. Drain, Oregon

Cottage Grove Armory Show

October 28th, 29th 10am-5 p.m.

Join us for the second annual train show at the Cottage Grove Armory!

Ho Scale Modular Layout, Lionel, G-Sclae and More!

Open to the public October 28th and 29th 10am – 5pm.

School Tours on Friday October 27th, open to the public following.

Set up for members October 25th and 26th 9am-5:00pm.

Valley River Center 2017

January 25 – 29, 2017

At the Valley River Center Shopping Mall in Eugene

HOURS:

Thursday 10 AM- 9 PM (HO & G Only)

Friday 10 AM -9 PM

Saturday 10 AM – 9 PM

Sunday 11 AM – 7 PM

Trains operating in a varity of scales including HO, O, G.

The Oregon Electric “O” Gagers. will have there modeler layout setup Friday though Sunday.

Operation Lifesaver safety trailer including educational infromation will also be presented at this event Friday through Sunday.

TRAIN MODULE SETUP DAYS FOR MEMBERS January 24th Starting at 5 PM.

Read the Register Guard Article from this show

Drain Holiday Festival

December 3 – 5, 2016

At The Drain Civic Center

205 WEST “A” AVENUE – DRAIN, OREGON

HOURS:

Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM Open to the Public

Sunday 10 AM – 4 PM Open to the Public

MONDAY 10 AM – 1 PM Private showing for school groups

Trains operating in a varity of scales including HO, Lionel, G, American Flyer nad On30.

With special guest Thomas and Friends.

Operation Lifesaver display and educational infromation will also be presented at this event.

TRAIN MODULE SETUP DAYS FOR MEMBERS DECEMBER 1 & 2 – 9 AM – 5 PM