SurfLiner 2024 Convention Registration

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Registration is Available For:

  • NMRA member
  • Spouse/Partner
  • Youth
  • Non member
  • Layout Tours
  • Prototype Rail Tours
  • General Interest Tours
  • Convention Merchandise
  • Modeling With The Masters
  • Convention Banquet
  • 1 Day Pass or 2 Day Pass


On-Line Registration Instructions


  • Begin by Selecting the "On-line Convention Registration" button to the left.
  • If you have previously registered, proceed to Already Registered.
  • The mail in form is only good for convention registration attendance.
New Registration
  1. The Eventsquid Registration page will open. If using a Mobil Device, the page layout may slightly differ from the following.
  2. Do the following:
    - Select either "Register" button ES Registration page- Select the type of membership registration typesregistration types1
    -Selecting one of the first 3 options above will produce the image below register nmra member option
    Or the next image if you selected Non-NMRA Memberregister non nmra member option1- Follow the instructions including name, address,email address, etc.registration form1registration form part 2
    - Be prepared to set-up a password for your convention account.
    - Once you have created your account, you will be able to use it for other upcoming NMRA National Conventions.
    - Proceed to Already Registered step 3.
Already Registered
  1. select the "SIGN IN" button (red arrow) at top right of the Eventsquid Registration screen.ES Sign in arrow1
  2. Enter your ID and PW created when you registered.sign in page1
  3. After Login, your name will appear in the upper right corner.
  4. Scroll down the page until you see "Selection Options" and "Registration Options."
    pick registration optoins
    Here you will select your attendance options and that of others in your party.
  5. Scroll and Select the Tours, Clinics, MWTM, SIG, Crafts, Banquet & events that you would like to attend.
  6. Confirm all your selections chosen in step 5.
  7. Anything you need to reserve or purchase for the convention will be added on to your account.
  8. Select Pay the Bill at the end. YOU ARE DONE.
    You may repeat this process later (restart at step 1) to register for additional items.

Cancellation / Refund Policy

  • The SurfLiner 2024 Convention will refund your registration fare (minus a $20.00 administrative fee) until May 31st, 2024.
  • A full refund of the registration fee, less 25%, will be provided from June 1st, 2024 through July 27th, 2024.
  • A full refund of the registration fee, less 50%, will be provided from July 28th, 2024 through August 3rd, 2024.
  • No refunds will be issued after the opening of the Convention (August 4th, 2024) without approval of the NMRA Meetings and Trade Shows Department.
  • All refund requests must be made in writing (emails are acceptable) to the Convention Registrar.
  • Prototype Tours, General Interest Tours, Layout Tours
    • Tour registrations are refundable until July 15, 2024.
  • Make-n-Take Clinics with Fee
    • Cancel on or before July 1, 2024 for refund less credit card processor's fee.
    • No cancellation / refund after July 1, 2024.
    • Use the  cancellation / refund button below to cancel a clinic and get a refund.
  • Saturday Evening Banquet.
    • Cancel on or before July 24, 2024 for refund less credit card processor's fee.
  • No cancellations / refunds after July 24, 2024.
  • Refunds will be processed within 30 days of cancellation and will be refunded via payment used or by check.