The Orange Blossom Express


Melbourne, Florida

May 16, 17, 18, 2019

Welcome to the Sunshine Region's 2019 Convention Information Page!

On this page, you will find links to everything you want to know about our upcoming Region Convention in May. Explore everything being offered: Clinics, Operating Sessions, Banquet, Auctions, and more.


This year, the Convention is being hosted at the Florida Institute of Technology (FIT) in Melbourne with Hampton Inn and Suites as our price negotiated hotel. They are conveniently located less than 4 easy driven miles from each other.

If you use GPS to drive to FIT, you should enter 2867 Country Club Road Melbourne, FL to get you closer to the convention location.



One of our Region Master Model Railroaders, Al Sohl, will open his Western Bay O scale layout for tours on Thursday May 16th from 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm.


You can preview his layout here:  

Register for the Sunshine Region 2019 Convention

Reserve your stay at our price negotiatedHotel

Hotel Cut Off Date for Room Discount

April 16, 2019


Information on the Clinics


Information on the Operating Sessions

Information on the Auctions

Information on the Celebration of Models


Information on the Meals


Januray 1, 2019 Count Started at 4370

Januray 1, 2020 Count Started at 7687

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