About the Show

The Model Train Show is organized and operated by the Piedmont Division, NMRA.The Piedmont Division serves the Atlanta, Georgia area within the Southeastern Region of the National Model Railroad Association. The National Model Railroad Association is the largest organization devoted to the development, promotion, and enjoyment of the hobby of model railroading.


You don't want to miss this part of the Piedmont Division Model Train Show!!!

It is a room that has unique model train items and memorabilia for sale. From scratch built to manufactured items. There will be new and old items. Some items you have never seen before. So if you are looking for something special for your Model Train Layout, come and visit the White Elephant room at the Piedmont Division Model Train Show has to offer! These items are at really good prices too!

Follow the signs at the show to the White Elephant Room!

If you are interested selling items at the White Elephant, please see the Piedmont Division Model Train Show for details.


You can purchase advance admission tickets online too!.

Sponsored by the Piedmont Division of the NMRA




To rent a “Vendor Table”, Please open the vendor tab at www.themodeltrainshow.com and print off the application or contact Hank Primas or Jim Travis.  Both are listed on the applications.



The Division's Train Show Committee has the primary responsibility for coordinating all aspects of the show.

Show Manager

Hank Primas

Assistant Show Managers


Howard Goodwin
Assistant Show Manager - White Elephant Sales

Sally Bando
Assistant Show Manager - Advertising

Jim Travis
Assistant Show Manager

 Hank Primas
Volunteer Coordinator




Approximately 65 volunteers from the Piedmont Division are used to staff the many positions needed for a successful show. These include Ticket Sales and collection, Vendor Check-in and setup, Vendor load-in/load-out assistance, Whilte Elephant Sales, Membership Booth and Historian/Photographer. Other members work on development of The Raffle Layout and the Kids Operating Layout.

To volunteer, sign up at regular Piedmont Division meetings or contact the Volunteer Coordinator.