March is packed with great Tampa Bay area events, and next weekend is no different! This one is for all you model train lovers out there!
Saturday, March 24, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the second annual Planes, Trains & Automobiles event will take place at the Plant City Airport. It's a chance to see real airplanes, remote control planes, model trains in operation and on exhibit, and classic and exotic car displays. Antique railroad maintenance equipment, train artifacts and memorabilia will be on display for guests to explore.
As part of the EAA Young Eagles Program, kids ages 8-17 will be able to take free airplane flights, and Boys Scouts will have an opportunity to earn their aviation merit badge at the event. There will be activities of interest for the entire family including food and merchandise vendors, K-9 demonstrations, live entertainment, and a children's play area. Admission is free; parking is $5.
The Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce presents Planes, Trains & Automobiles at the Plant City Airport, 4007 Airport Rd., Plant City 33566.
For more information, contact the Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce at 813-754-3707, or log on to www.plantcity.org, become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/PlanesTrainsAutos or follow the event on Twitter.