Train Day

April 23, 2016 | 10am – 3pm | Magnolia Cafe & Bakery and Visitors Center at Lambs Farm
This event is FREE! Additional activities for minimal cost.

View the 2016 Train Day Flyer Here!

Children of all ages can don their conductor’s hat and operate the Digital Command Control System for running the model trains on the club’s portable layout. The Valley Model Train Layout also features a CTC computerized signal system courtesy of the Valley Model Railroad Club.

Train4We will also have train related activities with minimal cost for attendees. Activities located in all businesses.

Operating and viewing the model trains is free of charge and each Lambs Farm business will have train related gifts with purchase of a $3 Boarding Pass.  In addition, activities will be available free up to $4.

My son loves trains and we heard wonderful things about the events at Lambs Farm. It’s very cool to be able to drive the trains. That is a special touch.– Robin R.

Stay afterwards or come before to eat at the Magnolia Café & Bakery, or visit the Train2Farmyard.  The standard Farmyard & Attractions rates apply if you wish to visit the animals, play miniature golf or enjoy any of the rides.

Become a Train Day Sponsor!

Looking to support Lambs Farm and gain increased visibility in the community?

Benefits of Sponsorship

  • Recognition in e-newsletter
  • Listing on website
  • Vendor space
  • And more

Download the sponsor form here, or contact Kathy McMeins for more information at 847.990.3749 or


Thank you to our Sponsor The Choo Choo Restaurant of Des Plaines!

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