If you're planning to attend the October meet, you may want to consider visiting the Strasburg Rail Road during the Friday of the meet.
From TCA National..
The restored Norfolk and Southern #611 "J" locomotive is coming to the Strasburg Rail Road for a “Reunion of Steam,” with events and special offerings running September 27 through October 27. This includes special tours, opportunities to fire locomotives, and more!
We are pleased to announce that in cooperation with TCA, the Rail Road is adding a special day of "J" opportunities on Friday, October 18, to accommodate TCA members who may be in the area that week for the York meet.
Several runs will operate on October 18. Details for that day include:
611 Hostling Tour: 7:00 AM
611 Cab Tour: 9:00 AM
611 Whistle Blowing: 9:30 AM
611 Excursions (including Coach, Open Air, First Class Lounge,
and President's Car accommodations: