The Rail Festival will be held at the Fostoria Junior/Senior High School (1001 Park Avenue. Fostoria, OH 44830) from 10 am – 4 pm. There will be more than 150 tables that guests can visit during the Rail Festival that will include vendors and displays. The Rail Festival will offer train memorabilia and merchandise for sale, toy trains, a swap meet, model train displays, a photo contest, historical rail tours, coloring pages for kids, food, and more.
Admission to the Rail Festival is $5 for adults and children 10 years of age and younger get in free. Parking is free for both the Fostoria Rail Festival and the Fostoria Iron Triangle Swap Meet. In previous years, the Fostoria Rail Festival has brought in more than 1,000 people to attend the event. Of these attendees, they have represented 18 different states, hundreds of cities, and two different countries.
In addition to attending the Rail Festival, guests can visit the Fostoria Rail Park, which includes the Iron Triangle. The Fostoria Iron Triangle Rail Park is a 5-acre tract directly inside the three double-track mainline freight rail lines that meander through Fostoria. Open 24/7, this park provides a 360-degree viewing platform that allows one to experience the sights and sounds of the 60-plus trains that pass-through Fostoria daily.
For more information on the Fostoria Rail Festival and the Fostoria Rail Preservation Society, visit: fostoriairontriangle.com.
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