The 6th Annual Pensacola Railfest!

Press release


PRESS RELEASE - January 4, 2020

Railfest 2020, our 6thannual model railroad show and sale will be held on Saturday & Sunday, December 5 & 6, 2020. 

We will be presenting Railfest for the second year in Building #1 at the Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, which faces the intersection of Pine Forest Road and Mobile Highway in Pensacola. The physical address is 6655 Mobile Hwy, Pensacola, FL 32526 and Building #1 is the first building on the right at the main entrance to the Fairgrounds.

Vendors and exhibitors will be able to setup on Friday, December 4, 2020 from 11:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. Our club members will be available to provide assistance upon request. Set-up is closed to the General Public and no sales can be conducted during set-up.

The show will be open to the public on Saturday from 9:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Vendors will be allowed access one hour prior to show opening on both days. 

Features of the show:


· General Admission is $6 and children under the age of 12 are FREE.

· Six operating layouts in scales from Z to G.

· 100 tables of vendor merchandise including T-shirts, ball caps, modeling supplies, Z to G gauge track, buildings, locomotives and rolling stock.

If you are an interested vendor, please contact us at for an invitation letter and contract.

Please visit our website for further information:


Pensacola Railfest 2020 is only seven months away and the Pensacola Model Railroad Club is eagerly awaiting its arrival!  Until then we know many of our vendors and Railfest guests are dealing with COVID-19 and the effect it has on our economy and way of life.  Additionally, we also know there is still some uncertainty about future events proceeding as planned.  Our club is confident that the current crisis will pass and Railfest 2020 will go on as planned.   

However, we also want to be proactive and responsive to our vendors and Railfest guests. So we are activity monitoring the COVID-19 crisis and will follow all federal, state, and local guidelines for events our size.  If we have to postpone Pensacola Railfest 2020 vendors will be notified in a timely manner.  Also, vendors who paid a deposit can either elect to receive a full refund or roll their deposit into Railfest 2021.  

Rest assured that the PMRC have and will always keep the safety and security of our vendors and Railfest guest as our top priority.  Please email us at if you have any questions. The PMRC is looking forward to seeing you at Railfest 2020 but until then please keep model railroading as we wish for health and prosperity to you and your family