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Train Days at the MN Transportation Museum
April 30, 2016 @ 11:00 AM - May 1, 2016 @ 5:00 PM CDT
It’s the biggest event of the year at the MN Transportation Museum. This year it will be bigger than ever with a two day celebration!
Saturday, April 30
Sunday, May 1
10am – 4pm both days
- Real train rides all weekend right outside the back door, plus a chance to meet the engineer! Shake his or her hand and get a token of your visit.
- Visit their blacksmiths where they’ll be making a special gift for visitors to take home with them.
- Top notch entertainment all weekend from Patty and The Buttons (there will be swing dancers, and a swing dance lesson!), the School of Rock, Engineer Paul, The Roundhouse Four, and the Ochs Clan.
- The Twin City Model Railroad Museum AND Choo Choo Bob’s will be there at the Roundhouse for this celebration with model train set ups, giveaways, entertainment, and our special kids corner.
- Food trucks, FREE shuttles between Train Days at the Train Museum and Union Depot Train Days, Twin Cities Kids Club scavenger hunt with a chance to win a year membership for both the Kids Club and the Transportation Museum.
- More info here!
Twin Cities Event Calendar by Twin Cities Kids Club
Are you looking for family-friendly, educational, holiday-themed, and fun events to take the kids to? Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is the perfect resource for finding activities and events your entire family will love. Create precious family memories together by attending unique events designed specifically for children.
In-person, online, indoor, and outdoor events are all included on the Twin Cities Event Calendar. You’re sure to find an activity that is ideal and engaging for your family. For more information, simply click the event, and you’ll be given all of the details, including date, time, location, and cost! There is also contact information for the host for the event in case you have any burning questions.
Use the handy search feature at the top of the event calendar to search by month and keyword if you’re looking for a specific event. For example: search “toddler” to find any events specifically designed for your tiny tots.
This event calendar is updated regularly and chock full of local events and discount days from our partners. Our Twin Cities Event Calendar is free to access—you don’t have to join the discount club (but we’d love it if you did!) Whether you’re a Minnesota Native or just here for the weekend, you’ll find useful information on local events that will spice up your routine.
You can find great activities to beat the heat during the summer, like ice cream socials or a float-in movie. You can find a whole host of indoor activities in the wintertime to keep your kids happy and learning, like ballet, gymnastics, or storytime at the local library.
We list everything from ice skating, to firework shows, to movies in the park, to Online Mario Kart Tournaments. It’s all here! Let Twin Cities Kids Club be your go-to resource for the best events in the Twin Cities.
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