RIT to Host Tiger Tracks Train Show
Model Railroad Club’s annual event to take place Dec 8-9
Dec. 6, 2007
by John Follaco
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Rochester Institute of Technology is providing a great holiday shopping opportunity for area model railroad aficionados. RIT’s Model Railroad Club is hosting its second annual Tiger Tracks Train Show Dec. 8-9 at the Gordon Field House and Activities Center.
The show will feature vendors, various operating layouts and a special kids area. The show will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 8 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 9. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens and students. Children under the age of 12 get in free. All proceeds from the show benefit the RIT Model Railroad Club’s various on and off-campus activities.
RIT students founded the club in 1996 to promote the hobby of model railroading and to preserve Rochester’s rich railroad heritage. Club members include RIT students and alumni as well as people from the Rochester community.
For more information visit www.ritmrc.org or call (585) 475-2227.