Bookmark and Share

LCCA News - Archive


Convention News

Update on Reno Tour 1 - First Phase Sold Out - More seats to come

Update on Reno Tour 1 - First Phase Sold Out - More seats to come

Just received word that we have completely sold out on Reno Tour 1 - the Carson City State Railroad Museum, Virginia And Truckee Train Ride and the Virginia City Piper Opera House. Dienzel is working with the folks in Reno to develop and establish a similar tour 1B. - more

Other News



Good News, as of Friday, All LCCA Polar Express Hobo Cars have been shipped. Expect delivery on or before next Friday, December 21. Enjoy your new car - Thanks for your continued support of the LCCA! And to all, a Happy Holiday Season and the best in the New Year! - more

Product Development

LCCA introduces 2018 LCCA Christmas Car

LCCA introduces 2018 LCCA Christmas Car

LCCA introduces 2018 LCCA Christmas Car. Santa just announced his plans for the 2018 LCCA All-American Christmas car, and it is sure to fill model train collectors with Christmas cheer. - more

Lionel News

Lionel Smoke Fluid Loader Repair Procedure

In the July 2016 issue of The Lion Roars, Bill Schmeelk reviewed the new Lionel Smoke Fluid Loader and highlighted a problem with a solution to its operation. - more

Junior Member News

October 31, 2015 LCCA Halloween Train Party at Mr. Muffins Trains

The Lionel Collectors Club of America (LCCA) invites you, your family and friends to a Halloween train party at Mr. Muffins Trains in Carmel IN on Saturday, October 31, 10 AM to 3 PM. - more

Events News

March 9 & 10, 2019, 42nd Real Rail Train Show, Sarasota/Bradenton, FL

Lionel Collectors Club of America (LCCA) Special Event. See the Real Rail Lionel/LCCA Modular layout in action! - more

Special Events Recap

September 24 - 25, 2016 - LCCA Hosts Special Event Wichita Kansas - Recap

The 22nd annual Wichita Train show was held on Sept. 24th & 25th, run by the Wichita Toy Train Club & Museum. - more

Fastrak Modular

Modular Layout Promotional Literature

Kevin Davis has prepared a simple one page summary introducing and explaining the Modular system. Be sure to click and view. - more

LCCA Store

"Top Brass" 2018 LCCA Raffle -

"Top Brass" 2018 LCCA Raffle - The LCCA Proudly Presents a unique chance to own a new Brass Lionel Mikado or other Great LCCA Prize. Every Entry WINS with a commemorative pin and a bill board insert celebrating this raffle and your entry in it. Roger Peet will be sending the pin and insert to EVERY member who purchases a ticket. There are a total of 10 Great LCCA prizes offered to winning tickets. Don't miss out. - more


Howard Hitchcock's Welcome Message

Howard Hitchcock, Lionel's Chief Executive Officer, has offered a message to all Lionel and Electric Train Enthusiasts and Hobbyist about the numerous benefits offered to members of the LCCA! - more

President's Report

Message from LCCA President Regarding Club Products

The purpose of this note is to provide you with an update on the Lionel Collectors Club (LCCA) product offerings. We have recently sold out and have stopped taking any new member orders for the 2015 LCCA convention car (Flat bed with Trucks). Thank you to all of the members who supported the club and ordered these desirable club products. We know you will enjoy these desirable products once received. - more

Business Office

LCCA Board of Directors Business Meeting Minutes

The LCCA - more


LCCA Member David Cohen's Train Layout Video

LCCA Member David Cohen's Train Layout Video

Lionel Collectors Club of America Member, David Cohen (RM 30349) and his wife Lisa have created a fabulous action filled toy train layout in their home in Virginia Beach VA. - more


Mike McLintock - New 'The Lion Roars' Editor

Mike McLintock is the new 'The Lion Roars' Editor and his first issue as Editor will be October, 2015. Mike takes over from Michelle Snyder who has been editor for the last 5 issues. Michelle has sent a high bar for Mike. Our expectations are that TLR will be even better as Mike takes the reins of the LCCA Award Winning Magazine. - more