NY, Albany, December 1st: 50th “Great Train ExtravaganzaTM.” The original and largest model train event in the Capitol Region. Empire State Convention Center. 10 AM – 4 PM. $7 adults, children free. Operating layouts all scales. 300+ tables: model trains, train sets, buildings, craftsman kits, accessories, scenery, books, DVDs, prints, railroad memorabilia. Educational and NMRA displays. Roaming Railroad and giant Legos layout for the kids and grandkids. Door prizes. www.gtealbany.com, (518) 668-9892, firstname.lastname@example.org.