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CID / NMRA Timetable

Great Train Show, Indianapolis

February 12 & 12, 2023

Plan to drop by the CID booth at the State Fairgrounds, on February 11 & 12, 2023. More details can be found at this link: CLICK HERE

CID Avon Train Display

Saturday Feb 18, 2023 10 AM - 3 PM

Avon Washington Township Public Library

Come out and see some portable layouts at this FREE non-sale show! MORE INFO HERE

CID Spring Modelers Meet

Saturday, March 11, 2023 10 AM - 3 PM

Our next in-person event is scheduled for early March, at St. Stephens Lutheran Church located on 1001 Concord Road in Plainfield, IN. The featured presentation that day will cover the AP program.

The Rusty Spike

The most recent edition of the CID's popular newsletter is available on-line.  Simply click on the link below for a full color version of the Winter 2023 issue!  CLICK HERE

CID Track Talk Program


Details about future Track Talk programs will be posted here soon.


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Layouts In The CID

There are some outstanding  layouts around the Central Indiana Division of the NMRA.  Many of the layouts were featured in our recent NMRA Highball to Indy 2016 Convention!

Link to CID Layouts

Nat'l & Region Info

The National Model Railroad Association is our parent organizational body.  The organization establishes standards to make all the products of our hobby work together in a reliable and consistent manner (and so much more!).

Link to NMRA.ORG

Extra Fare!
There are many more train-related activities in Indianapolis and the Central Indiana region that you might like to do.  We have added an "extra fare" site to highlight the many opportunities.
Check it out - Plan to ride trains big and small, and other Train Shows.
Link to Extra Fare

Contact our BackShop experts with your questions, your ideas, your needs.

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