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    Icon6 Amherst Railway Society - Annual Train Show SPRINGFIELD MA 1/28-29/17

    Amherst Railway Society - Annual Train Show SPRINGFIELD MA 1/28-29/17

    http://www.railroadhobbyshow.com

    This is a MEGA-SHOW. I haven't been able to attend for years, but it is a classic and anyone who likes large shows should consider making a trip!

    Hours:
    Saturday January 28, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
    Sunday January 29, 2017 - 10:00am - 5:00pm


    Location:

    The show is located in the Better Living Center and the adjacent Young, Stroh and Mallary Buildings at:

    The Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds
    1305 Memorial Avenue
    West Springfield MA
    01089

    For GPS Coordinates, use the following info: 875 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA as your destination address (coordinates are 42 05'38.88"N - 72 36'42.36"W - Elev. 52') to enter Gate 9.

    Ticket Information

    Adults: $14.00 per day
    Children 15 and under: FREE Accompanied by an Adult
    EASTERN STATES PARKING: $5.00 per day

    Tickets will be sold on the grounds starting one hour before the show opens on each day of the show to keep lines to a minimum. Advanced purchase ticket info is available by CLICKING HERE.



    *** For those thinking of attending, bring a camera because CSX's yard is right across the street!


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    Flights, hotels & vacation time from work already booked!
    Are you going to be able to make it this year, Nells?
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    I haven't been there in a few yrs but I have it on my calendar again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by siderod View Post
    Are you going to be able to make it this year, Nells?
    I dunno... too much temptation with no money to spend, and a bit of a drive... We used to sometimes drive over and instead hit Smith & Wesson near there, but their shooting range is now closed to the public.
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    Anyway to score some last minute tickets? seems there sold out online

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    You can buy tickets at the door if you can't get them online.

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