Trainfest is the Only Place in North America to See This Many Running Model Railroads

This is your opportunity to have fun, learn a bit, run trains, and admire what others have created.
Trainfest: It’s why train enthusiasts from around the globe visit Milwaukee every November. 

Be the first in at Trainfest 2018

Introducing the PRIME ACCESS TICKET – get into Trainfest starting at 8 am on Saturday Nov. 10

Ticket Prices

Discounted Advanced Tickets are available online and at participating hobby shops through 11:59 p.m. Nov. 9.

Adults (13 and Up)

1 Day Admission
$12 advance; $15 at the door

2 Day Admission
$17 advance; not available at the door

Kids (4-12)

1 Day Admission
$2 advance; $5 at the door

2 Day Admission
$3 advance; not available at the door

NMRA Members

1 Day Admission
$10 advance; $15 at the door

2 Day Admission
$15 advance; not available at the door

Special Admission

Military/Veterans with ID
$7.50 (Only available at the door)

Children (3 & under)
FREE (no ticket needed; must be accompanied by an adult)

Happy Veteran’s Day

Trainfest offers reduced admission prices to active military and veterans. Tickets can be purchased at the door (not available online) when showing a Military ID, Veteran’s Administration ID Card, or a copy of one’s DD Form 214, 220, 256, 257, 363 or 2542.

Are you a youth group leader?

New this year, Trainfest offers free admission to youth groups in exchange for a few hours of volunteering.

Hobby Shops Offering Advanced Tickets