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April 12 - LCCA Special Event in Georgia - Great Train Chase Event - Update

A significant LCCA Special Event will be held on April 12 in Kennesaw, GA, at the Southern Museum of Civil War History celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Great Locomotive Chase. We invite all LCCA members and their families who will be in the Georgia area to attend this historical and fun event. more

April 12 - Kennesaw Georgia - Great Train Chase Event (150th Anniversary)

April 12, 2012 will mark the 150th anniversary of the actual event in which James Andrews and a group of Union raiders captured the locomotive General in Big Shanty (modern Kennesaw) only to be pursued and caught by William Fuller and Confederates using, over the course of the chase, three different locomotives, most notably the Texas. more

Toy Train Auction - April 28/29

Lionel Collectors Club of America and the Colorado Toy Train Group, LLC, will co-sponsor their next toy train auction at The Ranch Country Club in Westminster, Colorado. The April 28 and 29, 2012 toy train auction will offer bidders an incredible array of Standard and O Gauge trains and accessories. more

Special Events Calendar

Attention LCCA Members, April is a Very Special Month! The LCCA has three great special events scheduled for the month of April, along with the impending order deadline date for our first limited edition O- Gauge Tinplate engine, more

LCCA 2011 Holiday Season in New York with Lionel

The Lionel Collectors Club of America was in New York City again during the past 2011 holiday season. Lionel trains and the traditions of the holiday season go hand in hand. This past year, Lionel had operating layouts on display at Grand Central Terminal, Santa Land at Macy's Department store and at FAO Schwartz. more
Train show/meet/special event in Versailles, KY - May 19, 2012

Train show/meet/special event in Versailles, KY - May 19, 2012

Welcome to the LCCA “Springtime in Kentucky” membership event, planned for Saturday, May 19, 2012, in Versailles, Kentucky. You will get to enjoy a visit to; Nostalgia Station Toy and Train Museum, The basement Postwar Lionel layout, plus a G gauge outdoor garden railroad of Billy Wilson (RM #6906), and a trip through the beautiful Bluegrass on the Bluegrass Scenic Railroad and Museum. more

Circus Train Show in Mundelein, IL - Bring your Circus Trains - March 24/25

If you live in the Midwest region of our country, we invite you to participate in a Model Circus layout display event at the Mundelein Fremont Public Library located in Mundelein, ILL, on March 24 & 25. The North Central O Gauge Model Railroad club is bringing their model circus layout to the library for this special two day event. LCCA members and their friends are welcome to attend. There is no price for admission. more

Open Train Swap in Crown Point, IN - March 18

On Sunday Plan on attending an Open Train Swap in Crown Point, IN. While there stop at the LCCA booth and receive your Special Events Pin and billboard Handout. The LCCA members on hand look forward to meeting with you. more

LCCA and the Colorado Toy Train Group, LLC Joint meet Denver, March 10/11

Lionel Collectors Club of America and the Colorado Toy Train Group, LLC are co-sponsoring their next toy train auction on Saturday and Sunday, March 10 and 11, 2012. There will be a wide variety of trains, sure to please everyone in the model railroading hobby. more
New Train Tower

New Train Tower

The LCCA has built a new small layout to use as a demonstration module at various Special Events. As of now, only scheduled at WGHOT shows, the layout is built compact so it fits into the available booth space. This is an operating unit where two indepedent trains can run. more