Month: April 2017

Point Pleasant Earth Day Celebration 2017


By TheOriginalSoni,

Point Pleasant Earth Day Celebration 2017

Hosted by Point Pleasant Borough Environmental Commission

Come celebrate our environment and learn how you can help protect the waterways and land in our area. Educational, Green Products and Ideas, Music, Rides, Food, Petting Zoo.
Rain Date: Sunday, April 23rd 12-4. 

Riverfront Park, 2300-2368 River Rd, Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey 08742

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Model Train Shows and Open Houses – 2017  

New Jersey

CARLSTADT ~ New York Society of Model Engineers, 2 layout exhibitions a year

CINNAMINSON ~ Burlington County Model Railroad Club, Open Houses TBA

NORTH HALEDON ~ Garden State Model Railway Club, Annual open house in April

PATERSON ~ The NJ Hi-Railers-Open Houses in October, November, December

UNION ~ The Model Railroad Club, Inc., Open to public Saturdays 1 to 4 pm

WAYNE ~ Nat’l Collectors Club Wayne Train Show July 16, Oct 29, 9am-2pm.


ALLENTOWN ~ First Frost™ Train Meet – November 11 & 12, 9-4 Saturday, 9-3 Sunday

HARRISBURG ~ Holiday Modular Layout Display – Fort Hunter – Nov. 25-26, Dec. 2-3, 10, 16-17, 23, 30

MECHANICSBURG ~ Keystone Model Railroad Historical Society Open House, Sept. 16-17, Oct. 14, 15, Nov. 18,  Dec. 9, 10, 30


Click here for listings for NJ, NY and PA Model Railroad Clubs ~

Click here for listings for Model Railroad Clubs in New Jersey ~ Best of the Web

Click here for Holiday Season Model Railroad Open Houses in PA

*Look for 2017 Holiday Train shows to be announced later in 2017…

Pine Creek Railroad Easter Express

Easter Express Starts Saturday!

IMG_20170101_123052018April 8, 9, 15 & 16
Fare: $5.00

Share a ride on the train with the Easter Bunny! Trains leave every half hour from noon to 4:30 PM.

NOTE: Please check The New Jersey Museum of Transportation website for updated information. All riders require tickets, regardless of age, for special event trains.

ALL tickets must be purchased in person at the station. Cash, checks, Visa and MasterCard are accepted for payment. No refunds on any purchased tickets