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All Aboard Kensington Set For September

By Aaron Kraut

Thursday - 8/22/2013, 3:45pm  ET

Photo via National Capital TrackersThe annual model train show from the award-winning National Capital Trackers is coming back to the Kensington Armory on Sept. 7 and Sept. 8.

The show ill run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both days at 3710 Mitchell St. This year’s show includes free train whistles for the first 1,000 kids, a “train doctor” to answer repair questions about model trains and railroad songs and train tales.

The event, sponsored by the Town of Kensington and Gary and Diana Ditto of Long & Foster Realtors, benefits the Noyes Children’s Library Foundation and the Kensington Historical Society.

The National Capital Trackers club is a group of enthusiasts who set up “O” Gauge electric trains in layouts around the area. Tickets are $5 for adults, $2 for children and $10 for families.