From CentralJersey.com: All aboard for the biggest train show in the Tri-state area
EDISON — The world of miniature railroading will be
making a stop when Greenberg’s Train & Toy Show rolls into town on
Aug. 11-12 at the New Jersey Expo Center.
and toy train experts will be on hand with exhibits and demonstrations.
The event includes operating train layouts in a variety of sizes and
scales, how-to hobby demonstrations, tables of shopping at the hobby
marketplace and more.
may spend the day visiting operating train layouts provided by local
train enthusiasts who represent a variety of scales and gauges.
Attendees will see operating railroads that are detailed to familiar
local scenes of the past and present or that exist only in the
designer’s imagination. Also, participants will get a chance to see the a
hobby where you can be the city planner, structural engineer and
conductor all at the same time.
will be seminars on topics such as starting a layout, developing
scenery and maintenance. If there isn’t a seminar geared to your
question, all you have to do is ask.
hobby market offers thousands of model and toy trains from leading
manufacturers. Young “conductors” will find Thomas the Tank Engine on
sale, plus everything needed to start their first layout. Shop for
scenery supplies, hobby tools and the latest how-to hobby videos and
publications. There will also be a huge selection of train parts, train
accessories and die-cast vehicles.
for Greenberg’s Train & Toy Show is $7 for adults and admission is
good for both days. The show runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Children 11 and
under are admitted free. Visit www.GreenbergShows.com for more information.