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Cotton Belt Depot, Commerce, Texas
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The 15th Annual
Cotton Belt Regional Railroad Symposium

The 2021 event is now scheduled for Saturday, October 23, 2021.

Sam Rayburn Student Center
Texas A&M University-Commerce

Commerce, Texas

Saturday, October 23, 2021.

The Symposium is scheduled annually for the first Saturday in October.

Saturday, October 2, 2021.
The formal event will be held on Saturday, with a program consisting of railroad presentations, a Luncheon, railroadianna displays, and other activities to be announced.  Audience participation is encouraged.  An informal dinner gathering may be planned on Friday evening for those interested in visiting before the event.

If you have items of railroad interest you would like to display, please bring them.  We have arranged for plenty of table and display space.  Please note that this is NOT a swap-meet.

Luncheon Cancelled

The luncheon will not be held this year due to continuing concerns regarding health and safety related to the lingering COVID-19 Pandemic and emerging variants.

Presented by

tamuc Department of Engineering & Technology

tamuc College of Science & Engineering

Velma K. Waters Library Special Collections

Commerce Public LibraryCommerce Public Library logo

2021 Sponsors

Gold Spike Sponsors:

Stephen & Marinelle Morrow
(Double-Gold sponsor)

Additional Opportunities Available
See Sponsorship Opportunities for info.

Silver Spike Sponsors:

Myron Malone
Treasurer, Railroad Partners, Inc.

Additional Opportunities Available
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Bronze Spike Sponsors:

Opportunities Available
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Iron Spike Sponsors:

Opportunities Available
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Sponsorship Opportunities Available...

You or your company can be recognized as a Sympoisum Sponsor for a sympoisum event!  Multiple sponsorship levels are available.  All sponsorship contributions are tax deductable.  For more information on becoming a sponsor, please see our Sponsorship Opportunities page.  Our secure MarketPlace makes it easier than ever!!! Sponsorships are accepted anytime, but must be confirmed by three weeks prior to the symposium to ensure inclusion in our major print materials in order to meet printing deadlines for the event.
The Symposium Committee reserves the right to decline any sponsorship application.

Symposium History

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