Hobby on Tour
Linda Mummert here with another preview of what's to come at the Tampa Convention Center next weekend. The World's Greatest Hobby on Tour http://www.wghshow.com is a new kind of event that showcases the hobby of model railroading.

Sponsored by the Hobby Manufacturer's Association - Model Railroad Division and by the World's Greatest Hobby Program, WGH logothe 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.

The show features 50,000 sq. feet of a huge operating model, Giant Thomas the Tank Engine riding train for kids, 200+ Booths of manufacturers and retailers, 100 Thomas the Tank Engine trains for kids to play with Demonstrations, seminars and new products.

Show Hours March 19 and 20th, 2011: 
Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday  10am - 5pm

Come check out this railroad hobbyist dream center. It is for all ages young and old (young at heart).  I'll certainly will be there!  Over and out for now. Thanks again for staying up to date on Tampa Bay meetings!