NMRA Mid-Eastern Region

2020 Convention

October 15 - 18, 2020

For More Information On Available Activities and Lodging

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Contact the Registrar at
mer-registrar@mer-nmra.com - or - Call (410) 442-0446
For Convention Questions (Please Leave A Message If No Answer)

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You Will Be Contacted By The Auction/Sale Committee About Pre-Registering Items


Additional Fee for Non-NMRA Member -- $20

Do Not Add Significant Other(s) or Child(ren) As Non-NMRA Members

Early Registration (thru 8/31/20) -- $50

Basic Registration (9/1/20 thru 10/8/20) -- $55

At-Door Registration (10/15/20 thru 10/17/20) -- $60

Confirmed by Date / Time Upon Submitting Form

Advance registration closes midnight EST 10/8/20. No advance registrations processed after this date. Registration at the door will open at 4 pm 10/15/20, at the fee of $60.

Convention Hotel Information

Crowne Plaza Charlotte Executive Park
Reference - Mid-Eastern Region - National Model Railroad Association

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Click Hotel Logo to Access Convention Room Rates

Food Selection

401 Banquet Saturday Night - $48 each

402 Friday Breakfast - $18 each, tax and gratuity included

403 Saturday Breakfast - $18 each, tax and gratuity included

404 Sunday Breakfast - $18 each, tax and gratuity included

405 Superintendents Breakfast, Saturday - - $0
You have been invited by your title selection.

406 Editor's Breakfast, Friday - - $0
You have been invited by your title selection.

Call Boards / Ops
All Are $5 Each Slot


# Available

801 Stand-By Slot
(pay $5 only if contacted to fill a slot vacancy)

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802 Stand-By Slot
(pay $5 only if contacted to fill a slot vacancy)

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803 Stand-By Slot
(pay $5 only if contacted to fill a slot vacancy)

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Prototype Tours

201 North Carolina Transportation Museum
(first 30 to sign up are free)

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202 Unifour Special Tour

# Available

Tour includes a box lunch. Minimum of 15 persons must participate. Maximum limit of 25 can be accommodated.

The tour will be cancelled if there are not at least 15 registrants signed up by August 31, 2020.

Extra Fare Clinics - Registration Required

601 Section House / Crossing Shanty Make and Take Friday Oct 16, 8 am - 10:30 am

# Available

602 Bull Chute Make and Take
Friday Oct 16, 1 pm - 11 pm

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603 Staining and Weathering Castings
Saturday Oct 17, 8 am - noon

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Made In MER Tours

None Currently Scheduled

General Interest Activities

None Currently Scheduled

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If you are having problems while using this form, contact the Registrar - mer-registrar@mer-nmra.com - for assistance.

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The Registrar and Convention Team Do Not Receive Any Payment Information or Passwords

Updated May 11, 2020 1424