During the 2018 Fair, a production company taped a segment of their show “A Growing Passion” on the FGRR layout. This Gardening Show is shown on KPBS , the San Diego PBS affiliate. They taped for an entire day and recorded hours of interviews. This is the Railroad’s 3rd television production. Congratulations to our Master Read more about In the News…”Grow Tiny”[…]
During the AMA Expo 2018 held at Fairplex on November 1-3, the Garden Railroad was visited by a group of young drone pilots asking if they could fly their palm-sized drones around our layout. Because the drones are so small ( they fit in the palm of your hand) they are categorized as toys and Read more about Drone Group Visits the FGRR[…]
USA Trains Heavyweight Passenger Cars Initial Run at the Fairplex Garden Railroad, Pomona, California.
Artificial Grass Installation by Purchase Green® The team from the San Dimas store working hard on the artificial grass installation Imagine what it takes to manage a world-class garden railroad the size of a football field. One with thousands of feet of track, hundreds of rolling stock, and countless hand-built miniature buildings and features. And Read more about The FGRR Goes Green – Purchase Green![…]
The Garden Railroad volunteer crew is responsible for all aspects of the layout—from the maintenance and operation of the trains to the landscaping and construction work necessary to keep things in peak condition for the fair and special events. One of the primary objectives for 2016 is to introduce modern technology in areas that make Read more about Tech Updates[…]
Photo by Vance Kalscheuer The annual Los Angeles County Fair is a highlight of the summer for people throughout the western region and beyond. Enjoy the many great shows, rides and other entertainment that happen throughout the days and nights. No fair visit would be complete without a walk through the Fairplex Garden Railroad, centrally Read more about L.A. County Fair 2017[…]
FGRR in the news The San Gabriel Valley Tribune covered the dedication of the new Pomona Masonic Lodge Replica at the Garden Railroad: Masonic Lodge Replica Dedication The Daily News published a very nice article with the Garden Railroad on the front cover and an inside story as well. This article can be found at Read more about FGRR in the News[…]