National Train Day May 9, 2009 Union Station Chicago


National Train Day. Schedule from your Google calendar account. Check for more events on The Cardinal Calendar.

Show your love for trains at Union Station, from 10am to 3pm, and check out all the cool things at Chicago’s celebration.

TRAIN EQUIPMENT DISPLAYS*
10:00AM – 2:30PM: See the trains up close and personal with displays that include historic private cars and Amtrak equipment. In Chicago, you can view:
Warren & Evelyn Henry
Horizon Club-Dinette
Amfleet II Coach
Superliner Transition Car
Superliner Cross Country Café
Superliner Sightseer Lounge
Superliner “Empire” Sleeper
* Train car equipment list is subject to change

AMTRAKIDS DEPOT
National Train Day is a celebration for all trainiacs, especially our little engineers. Bring your kids and enjoy appearances by The Radio Disney Road Crew where kids – and former kids – can enjoy music, a dance party, interactive games, and receive giveaways. Magicians, face painters and educational hands-on activities will also be onsite, including interaction with real Amtrak employees such as train engineers and conductors.

10:15AM – 12:00PM: Radio Disney’s Rockin’ Road Crew
11:00AM, 12:00PM & 1:00PM: Amtrak Ambassadors’ Corner: Get to know the crews that make Amtrak run

See more …
nationaltrainday.com