Saturday, 3 June 2023 10:00am - 4:00pm
2023 Train Days at St. Paul Union Depot June 3-4
Join and visit All Aboard Minnesota at St. Paul Union Depot Train Days Saturday June 3 and Sunday June 4, 10:00am to 4:00pm! We will have updates on the 2nd Train from the Twin Cities to Chicago, and other information on passenger rail happenings in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest! Here is a description of this years Train Days:
Train Days will include tours of train equipment, a curated vendor marketplace, model trains, tours of Metro Transit, showcase a new documentary about James J. Hill, a new exhibit about the Steam Locomotive, food trucks, concessions, live entertainment and a kids area that includes an outdoor dance area & DJ, crafts and activities with some new and exciting elements this year!
The Year of Steam: The Year of Steam
In honor of the 30th anniversary of the 261 Locomotive's extensive restoration, we will have elements at this year's Train Days all around the steam locomotive era. Character actors, accordion players, new exhibit and the annual poster featuring an Art Deco feel. If you sell or offer any items or historical model trains around this era, we encourage you to bring these items with.
Event advertising will include a large social media push on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with over 35,000 followers, radio ads, billboards, skyway ads, newspaper ads, flyers to 30,000 homes of Kindergarten-6th grade St. Paul students, newsletter to 18,000, box truck with animated displays driving to top places around the Twin Cities, PR pushes for local media and more!