2019 NW AR, SW MO, OK, Meets?

Discussion in 'Conventions and Meets' started by Coonskin, Dec 15, 2018.

  1. Coonskin

    Coonskin Member

    I want to start planing for some meet attendance. (Need to gather up a bunch of rolling stock/etc!)

    Is there a still a central gathering point for regional meets and schedules somewhere?

    Thanks for any input.

    Andre
     
  2. Oldguy

    Oldguy Member Frisco.org Supporter

    The Mid-Continent Region, NMRA, has listings in their publications as they get them. It is NOT an exhaustive list by any means - http://www.mcor-nmra.org/region/MCoR_Publications.php So hardly anything for next Spring's meets.

    Springfield Mo has theirs coming up on March 23rd, Springfield EXPO Center, 635 St Louis St
     
  3. Iantha_Branch

    Iantha_Branch Member

    Joplin mo is twice a year in march and november.
    Pittsburg ks use to have one in June but it isnt very well stocked if we its even still a thing.
    Okc just had one a couple weeks ago
     
  4. Coonskin

    Coonskin Member

    Thanks for some input, fella's. Appreciate it.

    Hopefully, regional modelers will chime in here at Frisco.org when there's a schedule forthcoming. I have no way of finding out when there's a meet otherwise.

    Thanks again.

    Andre
     
  5. Iantha_Branch

    Iantha_Branch Member

    Also, okc has a great hobby shop called whistle stop trains. Springfield Mo also has a nice shop, but i have no idea if its still open.
     
  6. Friscotony

    Friscotony Member

    Wichita will have a meet on Feb. 2nd, Super bowl sunday and the saturday before. Usually have a good supply of dealers here.

    Tony LaLumia
     
  7. Coonskin

    Coonskin Member

    Ethan:

    Thanks for the reminder about Whistle Stop. Been decades since I was there.

    Tony:

    Thanks. Wichita is a bit out of my radius, and the tolls add up to $20 (round trip) as I recall, but I'll certainly consider it.

    Andre
     
  8. Coonskin

    Coonskin Member

    Hi All:

    I have learned of this meet:

    Sugarcreek Model RR
    2019 Train Show
    March 2nd 2019
    Benton Co Fair Grounds, west of Bentonville.

    A link with information: http://www.sugarcreekrailroadclub.com/

    Barring the unforeseen, I plan to attend.

    Thanks to Keith Johnson for alerting me to this meet.

    Have any other meets scheduled yet?

    Andre
     
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  9. Coonskin

    Coonskin Member

    Turned up some more:

    Stillwater, OK Feb 16th, 2019
    Payne Ct Expo Center
    4519 Expo Cr E
    9AM - 3PM

    OKC March 30, 2019
    OK State Fairgrounds
    3100 General Pershing
    9AM - 4PM

    Tulsa (Bixby) April 6, 2019
    Bixby Community Ctr
    211 Cabaniss Ave
    9AM - 3PM

    Andre
     
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  10. ANDY1982

    ANDY1982 Member

    If any has a oklahoma or texas has pikepass or any turnpike pass 4, your cars u don't have to worry about kansas toll roads. All u need to do is to check with kansas toll road to see which one they accept
     
  11. ANDY1982

    ANDY1982 Member

    OKC - train show in march
    Bixby okla - train show in April
    Wichita ks - train aug 2,3
     

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