LOTS 45th Annual Convention – Lawrence, KS (July 21-27, 2024)
Our headquarters hotel will be at the DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrence – 200 McDonald Dr, Lawrence, KS 66044. Our group rate is $99 per night. Free parking and breakfast is included. Please call 785-841-7077 to make a reservation. Our group code is “LOTS Train Society.” The only way to make a reservation is to call the hotel directly.
2024 Group Tours
Detailed tour descriptions and events can be found at this link – View the Tours and Event Details
Please register early! Space is limited on each tour. As of 2/19/2024 – All tours and activities have availability.
Registration is now open! Click here to register online.
Lawrence Kansas Model Train Show
July 27, 2024 – Open to the Public!
On Saturday, July 27, we’ll share and promote toy trains by hosting the Lawrence Kansas Model Train Show. The show features all types and sizes of trains in one of the DoubeTree by Hilton Lawrence Hotel ballrooms. Free parking is available! All registered LOTS Members and their guests can attend the show free of charge beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 27, as long as they are wearing their 2024 Convention name badges. Registered LOTS Members get exclusive access to the show for the first hour! If you do not register for the convention, you will not be admitted to the train show during the exclusive access time. You are welcome to attend beginning at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available at the door for $8.00 per person Cash Only or with credit card at – TBA Location: Grand Ballroom
Registration for Vendors is now open. Register at this link – Click here to register online.
Exhibitors with modular layout displays with interest in being part of the show should email Geoff at firstname.lastname@example.org as early as possible. Space is limited. We’d love to have you help promote the hobby with us!