RPM event calendar

Upcoming Railroad Prototype Modeler events

2019

St. Louis RPM – July 26 & 27, Gateway Convention Center in Collinsville, IL

Buffalo & Susquehanna RR Symposium – August 3 & 4, Heritage Discovery Center in Buffalo, NY.

Reading Railroad Prototype Modelers Meet – September 13 – 15, at the Reading Railroad Heritage Museum, Hamburg, PA.

Mid-Atlantic RPM – September 19 – 22, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Baltimore – BWI Airport!

WISE Division RPM – September 21, at the Four Points Sheraton, Milwaukee Airport

LA Area Prototype Modelers Meet – October 5, at the Encounter Christian Church, Bellflower, CA

Greater Toronto Railway Prototype Modelers – October 5 & 6, held in conjunction with the Greater Toronto Train Show at the Brampton Fairgrounds in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Rocky Mountain RPM – October 11 – 13, held in conjunction with the Rocky Mountain Hobby-Expo, Denver Mart, Denver, CO,

RPM Chicagoland – October 24-26, Sheraton Hotel and Conference Center in Lisle, IL

RPM Carolinas: School of Railway Prototype Modeling – November 8 & 9, at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Forsyth County Center, Winston-Salem, NC

2020 Events

Prototype Rails – January 9-11, Hilton Oceanfront in Cocoa Beach, FL

RPM Valley Forge – March 27-29, Desmond Hotel in Malvern, PA

Bridgetown Railroad Prototype Modelers Meet – Saturday May 2, Airport Shilo Inn, Portland, OR

Maritime Prototype Modellers Meet– June 20, at the Douglas Street Recreation Centre, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
Contact Will Lawrence at will.d.lawrence@gmail.com, or Ric Hamilton at r.hamilton@xcountry.tv for more details.

Past 2019 events

Bay Area Layout Design & Operations Weekend – January 25, 26, & 27, Petaluma, CA

Copetown RPM Meet – Saturday February 23, Copetown, Ontario

Toronto Railway Prototype Modellers Meet – Saturday, March 16, Toronto, ON

Railroad Modeler’s Retreat – March 15 & 16, Mount Olivet Lutheran Church, Plymouth, MN

RPM-East – March 22 & 23, Greensburg, PA (Next event in 2021!)

Savannah Prototype Modeler’s Meet – March 29 & 30, Savannah, GA

Central Ohio RPM – April 26-28, Marion, OH
Contact dblake7@columbus.rr.com for more details.

Western Prototype Modelers Meet – Saturday, April 27, the Santa Fe/Amtrak Station, San Bernardino, CA – 29th annual meet!

Railway Modellers Meet – May 3 – 5, Vancouver, BC

New England/Northeast RPM – May 31 & June 1, Farmington, CT

BAPM 2018 – The San Francisco Bay Area Prototype Modelers Meet – Saturday June 15, Richmond, CA

Past 2018 events

2018 Layout Design and Operations Weekend – March 16-18, Tulsa, Oklahoma ( Look for a possible 2020 event!)

Mountain States RPM – Saturday September 8, Evanston, WY (A 2019 meet is not planned. Look for a possible 2020 event!)

Modeling Like a PROtotype Conference – September 21 & 22, at the Aloft Hotel, South bend, IN

Garden State RPM – November 2018 event CANCELLED, Scotch Plains, NJ

Mid-Continent Prototype Modelers Meet – November 10 & 11, Benton, KS

2017 events 

Pacific Northwest RPM – Saturday April 29, Monroe, WA

It’s difficult to keep track of all RPM events. Please send me an email if I missed an event. Include the event name, location, dates, and website address in an email to keep this calendar up to date. Please send your event details to: eric@hansmanns.org