August 2023 … 

All aboard! (for the Mid-America Train and Toy Show)

Whether you’re a serious collector or simply a kid at heart, don’t miss out on the Mid-America Train and Toy Show, Aug. 13 at the KCI Expo Center in Kansas City, MO.

Groups and organizations dedicated to collecting model trains and related items will set up booths full of information, and more than 200 vendors will be on hand, buying and selling trains and toys. There also will be free train movies to enjoy, door prizes and concessions for sale. Parking is complimentary. Admission cost is $5 for adults; children 12 and younger are free.

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Train & Toy Show

Fred’s Train Shop of Overland Park, KS, will be just one of the many vendors at the upcoming Mid-America Train and Toy Show in Kansas City, MO. Pictured here: Lionel O-Gauge H15-44 toy trains. (Image courtesy of Facebook)