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2023 Spring Meet

May 26 @ 12:00 PM - May 29 @ 3:00 PM PDT


Private event for LALSRM members, visiting railroaders, and their families and friends. Four days of trains, events, food and friendship over the Memorial Day Weekend.

No Public Train Rides on Sunday, May 28.

Spring Meet Host: Bear Mustoe.

Official Kickoff: 6 pm Friday evening – Spaghetti Dinner by our Board of Directors. No cost. Movie following at 7:30 pm.

Gauges & Steaming Bays: Tracks in four gauges: from Gauge-1 to 7-1/2”, 4-3/4”, and 3-1/2”. LALSRM has two train yards with two turntables and 44 steaming bays, as well as two hydraulic lifts for easy access to tracks. Self-test gauge behind yellow Doug House.  Steam Locomotives: Current boiler inspection tags, spark arrestors, ash pans required. Night operations: you must have FREDs and running/parking lights. Please bring your own propane fuel, if using.

President’s Auction: Saturday at 1:30 pm. Train equipment and railroad-related items only. Donations are welcome (no books, magazines, paintings or films, please). Payment is due immediately after auction ends. Roger Williams – Auction Coordinator.

Saturday BBQ Dinner, 6 pm: $23 a plate for adults. $10 a plate for children (smaller portions).
Menu: BBQ Ribs (Pork and Beef), BBQ Chicken, Potato Salad, Mac ‘n’ Cheese, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, Corn, Cornbread, Dessert & Beverage. Vegetarian options. Purchase dinner tickets in person at the Meet, limited supply. See cashier at the Souvenir Table.

Meals for purchase at Kountry Kitchen: All American Breakfast ($8) on Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 to 9 am. Grilled Hamburger or Hot Dog Plate ($9) on Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 to 1:00 pm. Continental Breakfast ($5) on Monday from 7:30 to 9 am. No meal will be served Sunday evening.

Parking: Free parking in Members’ Parking Lot. No parking inside facility – temporary loading and unloading only. Handicapped parking will be available on Crystal Springs Drive, inside the Members’ Gate. Please display handicap tags.

Camping is available and free (no hook-ups) for tents and RV’s, starting at 12 noon Thursday. Marked parking spaces for RV campers in our Members’ Parking Lot. No campers inside facility.

Gate Duty Volunteers needed. Two hour slots available, choice of Gate or Booth. Tom L. – Gate Duty Coordinator

Kountry Kitchen Volunteers needed. Contact Bear Mustoe.

General Questions: contact Diana Manchester, Marketing Coordinator – or Bear, Spring Meet Host.


Los Angeles Live Steamers Railroad Museum
5202 Zoo Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
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