2016 Schedule

2016 Festival Schedule

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2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015.

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All events are FREE unless otherwise indicated.

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September, 2016

Various dates and times
Children’s Railroad Reading times and Amtrak Coast Starlight Coloring contest. Each Child will get to enter for a drawing of a Family of Four Tickets on Amtrak’s Coast Starlight. Locations: SLO City-County Libraries-All Branches. Drawing on Saturday October 8th at the Railroad Museum.

Friday, October 7, 2016

3:00 PM
Wine Rail Excursion to Pomar Junction Winery - see details.
6:00 PM
1. Art After Dark at the Jack House featuring Eric Smith's railroad art
2. Orange County 'N' Gineers display and running layout at the SLO City County Library downtown SLO

Saturday, October 8, 2016

10:00 AM
1. SLO Railroad Museum - see details. Closes at 4pm.
2. Pioneer Museum in Paso Robles: Guinness World Record display and running layouts of Bernd Schumacher's Z-Scale Collection. Closes at 4pm.

Sunday, October 9, 2016

10:00 AM
1. Bike tour of the Pacific Coast Railroad from SLO to Avila led by James Papp local Historian and Bike enthusiast. Starting at the Jack House on Marsh St.
2. Area private layout tours are open. Details coming...
12:00 PM
1. SLO Railroad Museum - see details. Closes at 4pm.