model train show, North Texas Council of Railroad Clubs

Photo courtesy of The North Texas Council of Railroad Clubs


January 21, 2023 to January 22, 2023


Plano Event Center View map
2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway,
Plano, TX, 75074

Additional Information

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  • Line/Box Office Phone: Plano Event Center: 972/941-5840
  • Cost: Admission $10; free for children 12 and younger. Cash and credit cards accepted at the door.
  • Ages: All ages


The North Texas Council of Railroad Clubs hosts its annual model train exhibit, the Dallas Area Train Show, at Plano Event Center. The event is open to those new to model train collecting and to seasoned engineers. Bring the whole family to see and experience operating layouts, dealer displays, video displays running both days, and door prizes.

Saturday, January 21, 10am–5pm
Sunday, January 22, 10am–4pm

The North Texas Council of Railroad Clubs organizes two train shows each year held in Plano, including the Fall Plano Train Show. This show in January features nine clinics on a variety of model railroading topics and they are free to attendees. These clinics will take place on the stage in Collinwood Hall at the Plano Event Center. Click here for the how-to clinic schedule and the home layouts on tour.

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