47th Annual Dinner Ticket – November 9th


This year, we’re returning to Lima, Ohio — the city of the 765’s construction 75 years ago. A great array of programs and activities await. Join us on November 9th!


2:00 pm to 3:00 pm – Lincoln Park exhibit featuring Nickel Plate Road no. 779 at 199 South Shawnee Street.

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Backstage tour of the John H. Keller Railroad Archives in the basement of the Allen County Museum and view the original Lima Locomotive Works negative collection. Hosted by Railroad Collection Curator Charles Bates.

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm – Social hour at the Allen County Historical Museum.5:30 pm – Dinner served by Lock 16 Catering with musical performance by member DJ DePanicis.

6:00 pm – Meeting and Manager Presentation.

8:00 pm – Election of Officers.

8:30 pm – Viewing of rare vintage footage of the Lima Locomotive Works.

9:00 pm – Adjournment.

After Hours – Old City Prime 215 South Main St.

Hotel Reservations within convenient walking distance can be made at Wingate by Wyndham Hotel (419) 228-7000. 175 West Market Street.