Western Pacific 2016 Convention!

“Taking It to the Streets”

Western Pacific / Pacific Coast Region Joint Convention

April 20 – 24, 2016, Wednesday through Sunday – Modesto, California

  • Early Bird Registration is NOW OPEN!
  • Discount rooms are now available!


This year the FRRS is holding a joint convention with the NMRA Pacific Coast Region at the DoubleTree Hotel in Modesto, California, home of the Modesto and Empire Traction Company and Western Pacific subsidiary Tidewater Southern.

For information and to register, visit the convention website at http://www.pcrnmra.org/conv2016/

A discount hotel reservation of $109.00 per night for King or double Queen bed rooms is available.  This includes parking and wifi access.  Cut off for discount rooms is March 31, 2016.  Visit this page http://www.pcrnmra.org/conv2016/hotel.html for more information and contact for the hotel.  A link for reservations will be available by Tuesday or Wednesday.

On Thursday, Friday and Saturday there will be one clinic room devoted to Western Pacific related presentations.  NMRA presentations will be occurring Wednesday through Saturday in two other rooms.  Registration gives you access to all clinics!  Information on clinics and presentations will be posted soon.

There are also layout tours, a vendor and exhibit room and special prototype tours, including a bus tour to the Sierra Railroad on Friday afternoon (extra fare).  Details will be posted to the website as they are finalized.

Early Bird registration ends February 1, 2016.  See the website and the registration form for more details.

About zephyrus805

Director and Secretary for the FRRS. Manager of the Zephyr Project. Funding Chair for FRRS. Vice-President of Driven Innovation LRV, a professional design firm.
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