(KSDK) – Model trains are a staple for childhood in the minds of several adults, and this weekend, the next generation can be exposed to the same.

The Great Train Expo will be hosted at the St. Charles Convention Center Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. -4 p.m.

More than 350 tables and 70 exhibitors from across the country will be spread out throughout the center.

Model trains of all shapes and sizes will be on display as well as a huge riding train for kids to take a ride.

Door prizes and free workshops will be available as well.

Tickets are $9 for adults and kids under 12 get in free.

For more information on the event, check out the show's website.

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