Train Day 2019 is set for May 4, 2019 in historic downtown Hope, Arkansas by the Train Depot and Visitors Center.
To start the morning off will be the annual 5k and Kids Fun Run starting at 7:00 am.
Train Day will officially start with a short program at 9:00 am on the stage located in front of the Depot.
“Kids Corner” this year will feature the popular Graffiti Train, Bubble College, bike rides, face painting, art projects, kids train rides, bounce houses, petting zoo and much more.
Beginning at 10 am, the Dancetastics dance studio will present a dance show featuring dancers of all ages.
Throughout the day visitors may enjoy shopping in Downtown Hope, a variety of outside vendors, and live music entertainment.
A BBQ cook-off with over $2,500 in prizes will take place all day. Rib cook-off winners will be announced at 5 pm.
This year Hope Train Day will also host a car show.
The 3rd Annual Hope Train Day Baggo Tournament will be played in the afternoon.
For the evening concert at 6:00 pm will be a show of local talent.
More information will be released at a later date.