January 10th, 2014 3:20 PM by Karyn Smith
Spike Enterprises, Inc. is proud to announce its 43rd Florida Railfair and Model Train Show & Sale. This large, two-day event will be held at the Volusia County Fairgrounds in Deland, Florida, in the Tommy Lawrence Show Arena and the Townsend Exhibit Area on Saturday, January 11 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, and again on Sunday, January 12, 2014 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm. This location is conveniently located near I-4, exit 118A.
Model Railfair and Train Show
Over 350 tables representing dealers from all over the nation will have model items in all gauges and Railroad Antiques for sale. This is Florid's largest combination show, displaying items for both the "modeler" and "rail buff" alike all under one roof. The model railroader may choose from Lionel, American Flyer, LGB, Marklin or Ives Trains from the past or present. The rail buff may focus on dining car china, lanterns, switch locks and keys, calendars, timetables or any other artifacts actually utilized by the railroads. Both collecting interests represent truly unique pieces of Americana.
As an extra feature of this show will be six large working layouts and displays, including a 50' x 60' G-Scale (Garden) display for all to enjoy during all show hours. There we also be a ride-on-train for the kids All attendees will be able to relive the glory days of railroading in Florida when the Seaboard Railroad, Florida East Coast Railroad and the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad were king.
Once again, this once a year event will be held on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and again on Sunday, January 6, 2013 from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm at the Volusia County Fairgrounds.
Admission is $8.00, children under 12 are free. Go to www.gserr.com for discount admission coupons. Plenty of free parking available.
For other details please call (386) 736-8185 and ask for Charlie Miller or Alan Altman at (813) 949 - 7197.
Volusia County Fairgrounds3150 East New York AvenueDeland, FL 32724
9:00 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 201410:00 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014
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