The show only comes around every 5 to 10 years so be sure to visit when it is in your area.

Seattle, Washington – January 21 & 22, 2017

Washington State Fair Events Center
South Meridian and 10th Ave SE
Puyallup, WA 98371

Phoenix, Arizona – February 4 & 5, 2017

Phoenix Convention Center
100 North Third Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Los Angeles (Pomona), California – February 11 & 12, 2017

1101 W. McKinley Ave
Pomona, CA 91768

The World's Greatest Hobby on TourĀ showcases the hobby of model railroading. Sponsored by the Hobby Manufacturer's Association - Model Railroad Division and by the World's Greatest Hobby Program, the show is intended to introduce the general public to model railroading in an entertaining, lively and family-friendly atmosphere. The hobby of model railroading has a unique ability to bring the family together in activities that teach many skills. Model railroad skills span from carpentry to artistry, from electrical engineering to historical research. Model railroading is truly the World's Greatest Hobby.

See How Cool Model Railroading Is!

The World's Greatest Hobby on TourĀ is a production.


Our mission is to promote the hobby of model railroading.