Presented by Amtrak, there will be special family events taking place in cities around the country.
One of the biggest is taking place at Grand Central Terminal in New York City, where TOMY Master Builder Jason Moreno will make a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS attempt at creating "The World's Tallest Toy Train Track" using the CHUGGINGTON STACKTRACK RAILWAY SYSTEM.
Chuggington is not only the star of a popular series on Disney Junior, but also an integral part of NATIONAL TRAIN DAY, with activities scheduled for over 100 locations.
For those that can't be at one of the live events (or just want to bring the action home), here's some cool (and affordable) toy options to keep the fun rolling!
"Your little engineer will have hours of fun setting up the Iron Diesel train and running it around the track. Removable CAT machines and a shipping container let the fun continue after the train has reached its destination."
"Teach your child to count while playing with the LEGO® DUPLO® Number Train with numbered bricks, child, dog, wagon bases and more!"
"The Step2 deluxe Canyon Road train and track table is a children's train set that features die-cast cars. With molded-in tracks and permanent bridges, you won't have to bother with constantly repairing or resetting this colorful course of looping roads and shadowy valleys. For an added bonus, the included cover transforms the Step2 train and track table into the perfect craft center."
We have this one at Rock Father HQ, and the baby loves it!
"Animals are amazing—especially when they’re baby’s favorite Disney pals! Join Dumbo, Simba and Lucky on an exciting choo-choo adventure with lights, lively music and fun sounds."
And now I'm thinking of AEROSMITH and "Train Kept A-Rollin'", a song I've played many times on ROCK BAND over the years...
Will you be celebrating NATIONAL TRAIN DAY this year?
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