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Great Midwest Train Show is the world's largest monthly train show with an average of 180 exhibitors at each show. The show features trains of all scales and gauges. Every month there are hundreds of people at the show who can answer any questions about the hobby.


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● HO Scale ● N Scale ● Lionel ● O Scale ● G Scale ● American Flyer ● Standard Gauge ● Hobby Tools ● Die-cast Vehicles ● Train Whistles ● Scenery Items ● Railroadiana ● Slides ● T-shirts ● Videos ● Railroad Gift Items ● Books ● Photos


Great Midwest Train Show is happening on 14 October 2018, Sunday at Dupage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton, IL. The organizer of the event is Train Show Inc. The event is open to public. The estimated number of attendance is 10,000. The estimated number of exhibitors is 180. The frequency of Great Midwest Train Show is several times a year. The event has been running since 1972.

Start Date
October 14, 2018 (Sunday)
End Date
October 14, 2018 (Sunday)
Dupage County Fairgrounds
Wheaton, Illinois
Train Show Inc
Model Hobby
Event Type
Consumer Show, Trade Show
Several times a year
Open To
First Year
Sunday 9 am to 3 pm
Admission Type Admission Price
Adults $7.00
Kids Under 12 FREE
  • Dupage County Fairgrounds

    2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL, United States of America


  • Dupage County Fairgrounds
  • Established in 1955, Dupage County Fairgrounds hosts the annual DuPage county fair and many shows and expos throughout the year, with most open to the public.
  • 2015 Manchester Road
  • Wheaton, IL, United States of America
  • +1 630-668-6636
  • +1 630-668-6681


  • Train Show Inc
  • Train Show Inc is the largest promoter of model train shows in the United States. The company is a member of the National Association of Consumer Shows. Train Show Inc organizes World's Greatest Hobby on Tour, Great Midwest Train Show, Greenberg's Great Train & Toy Show, and Great Train Show.
  • 280 Carlton Drive
  • Carol Stream, IL, United States of America
  • +1 630-608-4988
  • +1 630-566-0400

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