Mt. Airy Vol. Fire Dept

702 N. Main St.  Mt. Airy, Md.

Sat. & Sun. thru Dec. 12-5pm 

301-829-0100 Option 2


Western Maryland Railway Historical Soc.

41 N. Main St. Union Bridge, Md. 


Wed. 9-3 (closed for lunch 11:30-12:30)  

Sun. 1-4pm  410-775-0150

HO Modular division will be on display at:

Greater Hanover Area Fire Museum

134 East Hanover St.  Hanvoer, Pa. 17331

11/29-1/5/20  Wed & Fri  6-9pm

Sat.  11-5pm   Sun.  1-5pm

Four County Society of Model Engineers

Town Mall of Westminster

400 N. Center St.  Westminster, Md. 

No display at the mall this year

FCSME is a regular fixture at:

The Great Scale Model Train Show

Timonium Fair Grounds

2200 York Rd.  Timonium, Md.

Kennedy Krieger Inst. Festival of Trees

Md. State Fair Grounds  2200 York Rd. Timonium, Md

This year will be a virtual festival!  

Trees, Trains, Gingerbread Towns, Crafts & More

11/27-11/29   Free tickets available on their website!


The Shops at Kenilworth

800 Kenilworth D  Towson, Md 

11/29-1/4. Mon - Sat. 10-9pm  Sun. 11-7pm


Baltimore City Fire Department 

Engine 45/ Truck 12/ Medic 14

2700 Glen Ave.  Baltimore, Md.

11/30-1/6  9am-9pm


Pleasant Valley Vol. Fire Dept.
2030 Pleasant Valley Rd.  Westminster, Md
Free Admission....Donations Welcomed


Don Myers

3064 Deepwater Way, Edgewood, MD. Outdoor train display and huge roller coasters, sponsored by K'NEX. Attempting to build and run the tallest K'NEX roller coaster. Be sure to keep an eye out for Daffy Duck! 12/1 - 1/1, 6pm - 9pm weekdays, 3pm - 9pm weekends, weather permitting, closed 12/5 & 6 also closed  Christmas Day. Santa will visit on December 22rd providing the weather is good.

Arbutus Vol. Fire Dept
5200 Southwestern Blvd  Halethorpe, Md

Nov.24  -Jan 1/1. Weeknights 6:30-8:30

Weekends 11am-8:30pm  12/24 & 12/31 11-4pm  1/1 11-6pm.  Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.  

NOTE: Arbutus Auto Painting & Bodyworks has joined Arbutus Vol. Fire Dept. again this year.

Wise Ave Vol. Fire Dept
214 Wise Ave   Dundalk, Md     410-288-0710

11/24-1/6  M-F 6pm-9pm  Sat & Sun 12-9pm

Closed 12/25

Howard County Living Farm Heritage Museum
12985 Frederick Rd West Friendship, Md
Across from Howard County Fairgrounds

Dec. 7,8,14 &15  12-3pm    Free admission

Christmas on 34th Street   Baltimore, Md
A 67yr Baltimore tradition almost as old as train gardens  Brilliantly decorated houses. Some with trains!!   11/30-1/1  Dusk - 11pm

12/24 & 31  lit up all night!   

Ronald Morton's Model Railroad
2000 Frederick Ave @ Lombard St

Free Admission...Donations Appreciated


Dundalk Patapsco Neck Historical Society
4 Center Place  Dundalk, Md  410-284-2331

11/30 -1/5. Mon.-Fri. 3-7pm (weekdays open at 1pm beginning December 21)

Sat.-Sun. 1-8pm. Closing at 5pm on Christmas Eve and closed Christmas Day.
Free     Donations Welcomed 

Christ Kindlmarkt (German Christmas market)
Zion Church of Baltimore    City Hall Plaza
400 East Lexington St    Baltimore, Md


Baltimore Society of Model Engineers

Temporary display at:

One Charles Center   110 N. Charles St.

Dec. 1,8,15,22 & 29   Jan. 5 & 12  1-5pm

Dec. 7,14,21& 28   Jan. 4   Tentatively 9-5pm (Saturday hours are not set in stone at this point) 

New Home: 3500 Parkdale Ave, Baltimore, Md

Temporarily closed as they are still rebuilding in their new location.  Future open houses expected once the new layouts are closer to completion.

Upperco Vol. Fire Company

16020 Carnival Ave.  Upperco, Md


Thurs. & Fri.  5-9pm  Sat. & Sun 12-9pm

Train Garden and indoor displays are donation only 

Outdoor light displays: 

Sat. & Sun. 5-9pm 


Ages 12+ $8     Ages 6-11 $6   Ages 0-6  Free   Seniors, first responders & military $7  

Antietam Station

17230 Shepherdstown Pike (Route 34), Sharpsburg, MD. 1/5, 12, 19, 26, Sundays 1-5pm.



The Barn at Springfield Farm

12 Springfield Lane, Williamsport, MD. The Town of Williamsport presents the 11th annual Charlie Brown Christmas. Free (small fee for horse drawn wagon rides) bring your cameras and check out Santa & Mrs. Claus, Buster the talking bear, reindeer in the rafters, 100+ decorated trees, train display, snow in the barn, and enjoy reindeer snacks. December 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 3pm - 8pm and December 10 & 12 11am - 5pm.


Brunswick Railroad Museum

40 West Potomac Street, Brunswick, MD.

Real trains running just down the street!

Thur. & Fri. 10-2pm, Sat. 10-4pm, Sun. 1-4pm



Brunswick Christmas Train, Toy, and Collectible Sale and Show, Brunswick Vol. Fire Co.

1500 Volunteer Drive, Brunswick, MD. 6th Annual Show features operating model train layouts, raffles, unique gifts for purchase, and food. Santa and Mrs. Claus Arrive at Noon. November 23, 9am - 3pm. 732-600-9059


Frederick County Society of Model Engineers

423 East Patrick Street (near the Great Frederick Fairgrounds) in Frederick, MD.Housed in a restored heavyweight Chesapeake & Ohio six-door baggage type car.

1/6, 13, 20, 27 & 2/3. 1-4pm LAST YEAR'S INFO


Greenway Farms

14098 Monticello Drive  Cooksville, MD

15101 Frederick Road, Woodbine, MD. Choose-and-cut Christmas tree farms plus other decorations and crafts. Train displays at both locations,  Opens 11/29 through December ??. Cooksville field, weekends 9-4:30 pm. Woodbine field, weekdays 11-6pm, weekends 9-6pm. 410-442-2388,

Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum

300 South Burhan’s Boulevard (US 11), Hagerstown, MD.  11/15 - 2/2, Fri., Sat. & Sun.  12-4pm. Also, open December 26. 301-739-4665,


Harrisonville, a Model Railroad Town

3837 South Mountain Road, Knoxville, MD. 11/29-1/15, Tues., Wed., Fri. 5pm - 9pm, Sat. 11 - 7pm. Closed 12/7. Closing at 3pm December 14.

MD. & WVA  Model Railroad Assoc.

Allegany County Fairgrounds

11490 Moss Avenue Extended, (off US Rte 220 S.) 

Cumberland, MD.

Wednesdays 12/1, 11, 18, 6-9pm. Saturdays 11/30, 12/21, 28, 1-5pm. Sundays  12/1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 1-5pm.

Roads and Rails Museum

200 North East Street Frederick, MD.  Mon. & Sat. 10-5pm, Sun. 12-5pm. 301-624-5524,

The Train Room

360 South Burhan’s Blvd (US 11), Hagerstown, MD. Mon.-Sat. 9-5pm, Sun. 12-5pm. 301-745-6681

Museum has closed however the hobby shop is still open.  Mon. - Sat.  9-5pm  Sun. 12-5pm

Westminster Toy Train Show

Agricultural Center, 706 Agricultural Center Drive, Westminster, MD. T November 24, 10am - 3pm.

Brookside Gardens

1500 Glenallan Avenue, Wheaton, MD. The Washington, Virginia & Maryland Garden Railway Society returns for its fifteenth year to operate a garden railway inside the South Conservatory.

11/23-24, then 11/29 -1/1, 10-4pm daily (closing at 2pm Christmas Eve, closed Christmas Day). Also open for Garden of Lights ticket holders, 11/22-24, 11/29-12/31 (closed 12/24 & 25),

Sun.- Thur., 5:30 - 9:00pm, Fri.&Sat. 5:30-10pm. 301-962-1400, and


College Park Aviation Museum

1985 Cpl. Frank Scott Drive, College Park, MD. 

Fri. 12/20 - Sun. 12/22, 10-5pm. 30l-864-6029,

TTY 30l-864-4765,


National Capital Trolley Museum

1313 Bonifant Road, Colesville, MD.

Sat. & Sun 12-5pm year round

Holly TrolleyFest.

Trolleys run 12:30-4:30pm 12/7-22,

12/29-30, 12-5pm, Santa has returned to the North Pole but you can still celebrate the season with toy streetcars in the village and trolley rides from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 301-384-6088,


The National Christmas Tree

The Ellipse, Washington, DC. 

12/5 -1/1, Mon.-Friday 10-10pm ,

Sat   & Sun. 10am - 11pm  202-208-1631, and


Rockville Lions Club, Rockville Senior Center

1150 Carnation Drive, Rockville, MD. 29th Annual Modular Train Show.  Saturday November 9, 10am - 4pm and Sunday November 10, Noon - 4pm.


Union Station

40 Massachusetts Avenue, NE Washington DC.

11/23 -1/1. Mon.-Sat. 10-7pm. Sun. 10-6pm. Closed Christmas and New Year's. 202-289-1908, LAST YEAR'S INFO


U. S. Botanic Garden

Conservatory, 100 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC.

11/28 -1/5, 10-5pm daily.

Extended evening hours until 8pm with seasonal music on Tues. & Thur., 12/3 -31. 202-225-8333,

Highlanddtown Holiday Train Garden
Eng. Co. 41  520 S. Conkling St  Baltimore, Md
A Highlandtown tradition!
11/30, 12/1, 7-8, 14, 15, 20 through January 5, except Christmas Day, 11am - 5pm.

Christopher's Train Garden
In Memory of Christopher Cooper by his family & friends

Brooms Blooms Ice Cream & Dairy Store
1700 South Fountain Green Rd  (Md 543) Bel Air, Md

Black Friday-12/31  Wed-Sun 12-8pm Closed 12/25 & 1/1

Perryville Railway Museum
Perryville MARC train station 
650 Broad St   Perryville, Md
Sundays year round 12-4pm


Chesapeake Susquehanna & Western Model RR

36 Porter Road, North East, MD.

12/5,10, 17 &19, 6:30-9pm.

12/14, 21, 28, 11-4pm.

12/1, 8, 22, 29, 1-5pm. For information or directions, please call our office between 8:30am and 5pm, Monday through Friday. 410-658-4297.

Jarrettsville Nurseries
4336 Saint Clair Bridge Rd  Jarrettsville, Md
1121 Holy Cross Rd.  Street, Md.
11/24-12/22  M-F 10-5pm  S/S 9-5pm

Epiphany Lutheran Church
4301 Raspe Ave.  Baltimore, Md  410-485-7654
Opening 11/18  9-2pm  Christmas Bazaar w/ Mr & Mrs. Claus, Santa's elf, and Mr. Grinch available for pictures.
11/19-1/6  Saturdays  12-5pm  Sundays  10-3pm 

Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum
Martin State Airport  Hangar 5 Suite 531
701 Wilson Point Rd.  Middle River, Md.
​Layout running 11/30-1/15
Wed-Sat.  11-3pm  Adm. $5 adults $3 children

Fire Museum of Maryland

1301 York Rd  Lutherville, Md
Vintage fire fighting equipment, Holiday train garden
11/30 10-4pm  Visit with Santa from11-2pm
12/7,14,21.  (Saturdays) & 12/27-30  10-4pm
Adult $15  SrCit&Firefighters $13  Ch. 2-18  $7 u-2 free  

Gary J. Arthur Community Center at Glenwood2400 Route 97  Cooksville, Md 410-313-4840

Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum

901 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD.

Holiday Spectacular

December 2 through 31, Monday through Saturday 10am - 4pm. Sunday, 11am - 4pm. Closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. 410-752-2490,



White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company

10331 Philadelphia Road, White Marsh, MD. 11/17-1/5. Weekdays 2-9pm   Weekends 9-9pm. Closed Christmas Day.

Scottish Rite Temple

3800 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD. 12/7, 9am - Noon. 12/26 & 27, 10-2pm


Howard County Fire and Rescue

Train Garden and Open House

Hosted by Ellicott City Fire Company #2

4150 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City, MD.

11/30 -1/2/20 Sat. & Sun. 11am - 8:30pm

Wed.- Fri. 6:30 - 8:30pm, 12/23 11am - 8:30pm, Christmas Eve 11am - 5pm. Closed Christmas Day. Call 410-313-2036 for additional information and additional hours.


Clayville Railroads

8269 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. Pasadena, MD.

Due to covid... no display this year.  Plan to be back in 2021

many special events and activities, be sure to check out the website and Facebook page. and

Ellicott City Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Station Museum, 2711 Maryland Avenue, Ellicott City, MD. LEGO, N-gauge and O-gauge models on display. 11/29- 1/5.  Wed. & Thurs. 10am - 3pm, Fri., Sat.&Sun.10am - 5pm. 410-313-1945, and

Hickory Hill Farm

3123 Copenhaver Road, Street, MD.

11/24 - 12/22. Fri. - Sun. 9-5pm. 410-838-2820,


Jacksonville Senior Center

3605A Sweet Air Road, Phoenix, MD.

12/9-29. Weekdays 10-3pm, Weekends 11-4pm, Closed Christmas Eve and Day. 410-887-8208, and

Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Company

3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD. 

11/29-1/12. Fri. 6:30pm - 9pm, Sat. & Sun. 1-9pm,  Also, December 23, 26, 30 6:30pm - 9pm, New Year's Eve and Day 1pm - 9pm.

Craft Fair 9am - 9pm Sat. 12/14

Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. 410-692-7890,


Mason Dixon Large Scale Railroad Society

Bel Air Town Center, 500 Block of Baltimore Pike (US Business 1, adjacent to Alchemy Elements Restaurant), Bel Air, MD.

Opening Day 11/22 1-9pm.

11/23 - 1/5, Thurs. & Fri. 5-9pm, Sat. 1-9pm,

Sun. 1-5pm            12/20 1-5pm.

Closed Thanksgiving Day.


Mr. Christmas

22 Kitzbuhel Road   Parkton, MD. 26th

Annual Benefit for the Maryland Food Bank Christmas Light Display. Bring the entire family and enjoy over 50,000 Christmas lights on display and outside G-Scale Trains on display. November 28 through December 28. Lights go on at 5pm and off at 9pm Sunday through Thursday, on at 5pm and off at 10pm Friday and Saturday. Trains go on at 6pm and off at 10pm. Call 410-357-8412 for directions.

The Town of Thurmont and FCSME

12 MD-550, Thurmont, MD 21788-2006

Christmas Train Display  We will be in the building located next to "Thurmont Bar and Grille".
We will also have raffle tickets for sale for a chance to win a battery powered train set! A perfect gift for the young engineer just before Christmas. Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00, drawing will be on Saturday, December 21.
We will be operating:
12/7, 14, 21    10-4pm
12/8, 15, 22    12-4pm
12/18 5-8pm


Cambridge Rescue Fire Company

307 Gay Street, Cambridge, MD. December 1-31. Weeknights 6-9pm, Weekends 1-4pm and 6-9pm. 410-228-1211,


Crabcake Factory Bayside

37314 Lighthouse Rd, Selbyville, DE.

11/22-1/15 Sun.-Thur. 9-9pm. Fri.-Sat. 9-10pm. 302-988-5000,


Delmarva Model Railroad Club

103 State Street, Delmar, DE.

11/30, 12/1, 7-8,  1/4-5, 11-12. Sat.11-4pm, Sun. 12-4pm. 302-856-9250 or 410-723-1709.


Eagle Line Railroad

12169 Ober Lane, Ridgely, MD.  12/3-1/9, Tues & Thur.  7-9pm. 12/22, 29, 1/5, Sun. 1-4pm. Santa will be our guest 12/19.


Easton Volunteer Fire Department

315 Aurora Park Drive, Easton, MD.  11/29-12/25. Weekdays 6-8pm and weekends 2-8pm. Christmas Day 11-2pm, 4-8pm. 410-822-4848.


Lands End Fellowship / His Praise Place

102 Worcester Street, Ocean City, MD.

Open 12/13th 6-8pm  then saturdays12-4pm Sundays 1-4, Mondays 6-8 &  Tuesdays 4-6


Main Street Deli

10 South Main Street, Berlin, MD. 11/29-12/31. Check their website for deli hours or call 410-641-1531.


Worcester County Library

Ocean City Branch

10003 Coastal Highway - Ocean City, MD. 

11/22 -1/15. Mon., Wed., Thur., 10-6 pm.

Tues. 10-7 pm. Fri. 9-5pm. Sat. 10-4pm.



Museum of Eastern Shore Life

at Kent Narrows Outlets Shopping Center

28 Piney Narrows Road, Chester, MD (Take Exit 41 from Route 50/301 at the West end of the Kent Narrows Bridge).

Queen Anne’s Railroad Society. Festival of Trains.  Open House 11/30, 12/7-8 & 14-15, 12-5pm. 410-758-8640,


Pocomoke River Canoe Company

312 North Washington Street, Snow Hill, MD. 11/29, 30, 12/6, 5-8pm. 12/7-8, 21-22, 28-29, 1-4pm. 12/14, 15, 12-4pm. 410-632-3971 for group info.


Pocomoke Train Garden at the Delmarva Discovery Museum

2 Market Street, Pocomoke City MD. 

12/1-31, Mon. - Sat.  10-4pm  Sun. 12- 4pm. Closed Christmas Day. and


Sudlersville Train Station Museum

101 Linden Street, Sudlersville, MD.  12/7-8 & 14-15, Sat. 10-2pm, Sun. 12-2pm. 410-438-3501,

Greenstreet Gardens

3391 West Bay Front Road, Lothian, MD.

11/15-12/31, weekdays, 9-6pm., weekends 8-6pm. 410-867-9500,


Homestead Gardens

743 West Central Avenue, Davidsonville, MD.  11/2-12/30, Mon.-Fri. 9-7pm, Sat. 8-7pm

Sun. 9-6pm. Check for extended hours during the holiday season. Visit after dark and also enjoy their unique and spectacular outdoor light display, beginning November 19. 301-261-4550, 410-798-5000,


St. Clement's Island Museum

38370 Point Breeze Road, Colton’s Point, MD.  12/1-1/5,  12-4pm (closed Christmas Eve and Day) 301-769-2222,

Marley Station Mall

7900 Ritchie Hwy.  Glen Burnie, Md. 21061

11/23-12/31 Mon. - Sat. 10-9pm Sun. 12-6pm


Flagship Trains

7927 Stone Hearth Road, Severn, MD. 

11/2 - 1/1. Check the website to find out when the trains are running before traveling.

Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum at Antietam Station.

17230 Shepherdstown Pike  Sharpsburg, Md.

Winter open houses Sundays throughout January

Free admission. 

Upcoming sales...

11/30 and 2/8/20  at Washington County Ag Center

$5 admission