Northern Express

Division 12 invites you to the Northern Express 2021 MCR Convention in Erie, Pennsylvania. The Ambassador Center is conveniently located just off of Interstate 90. Parking is free and the convention site includes two hotel options.


Download the Save the Date flyer: The Northern Express Save the Date

  • Registration and HotelThis links to a page with registration information and information about the hotels.
  • Erie: This page has information about visiting Erie and possible rail and non-rail activities in the area.
  • Railroad Tours: We have several bus tours planned; this page also includes information about “on your own” layout and ops-session tours.
  • ScheduleVisit this page for information about the schedule for the convention.
  • Clinics: We are planning a variety of clinics of interest to model railroaders, and the page will be updated as we finalize the schedule.
  • Contests: Follow this link for information about the MCR contests and judging.
  • T-TRAK and Modular Displays: Visit this page for information about submitting modules and having them judged.
  • Raffles and VendorsVisit this page for information about the raffle prizes, donors, and vendors.
  • Company Store and White Elephant:
  • Volunteering:

What’s New:

May 18, 2020:     Northern Express main page goes live with blank link pages.

June 9, 2020:      Hotel reservation information posted to “Registration and Hotel” page.