PINELLAS PARK Ė The 63rd annual H&R Train Show, exhibiting every scale of model railroading as well as a layout competition, will be held Friday through Sunday, Oct. 5-7, starting at 10 a.m., at store grounds, 6901 U.S. 19 N.
Thousands of customers travel from all throughout Florida and beyond to view all of the exhibits and layouts under a huge circus-type tent. The show is free to the public, model railroader enthusiasts, to the vendors and manufacturers who participate, and to children of all ages.
Included in the weekend events will be how-to classes, seminars on model railroad topics and demonstrations of new products.
H&R Trains awards more than $1,500 in prizes and ribbons to entrants of all ages in the layout competition. Also, door prizes will be drawn between each seminar and special event throughout the three-day show.
The show starts at 10 a.m. each day and goes until 9 p.m. on Friday, 6 p.m. on Saturday and 5 p.m. on Sunday.
For any questions, call either Alice or Don Morris at 526-4682.