Tri-Rail’s Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Rail Fun Day

Tri-Rail will be holding its Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Rail Fun Day at Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport at Dania Beach Station, 500 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach on February 19 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Attendees of the 12th annual outdoor free family fun day will enjoy live entertainment, arts and crafts, interactive games, cookie decorating, photos with Tri-Rail’s mascot Conductor George Green and popular costume characters, face painting, giveaways, food trucks and the “South Florida’s Kids Got Talent” singing competition.

Families who attend will enjoy samplings from popular South Florida businesses and organizations including the Florida Panthers, Broward County Transit, Stranahan House, Art and Culture Center Hollywood and Humane Society of Broward County plus event sponsor Dania Dermatology. Popular food trucks Battle Rig BBQ, Jake’s Drive-in Burgers, Tony Waffles and Bona Bona Ice Cream will offer delicious food for sale.

Attendees will also enjoy live stage entertainment during Tri-Rail’s “South Florida’s Kids Got Talent” show where young singers will show-off their singing abilities. The first-place winner will receive $500, a one-year contract inclusive of a photo shoot with composite cards courtesy of Posche Models & Talent and professional studio recording session with MikeSoperMusic. The 12 talented singers selected to compete are:

  • Annabelle Calles, Miami Lakes
  • Sofia Casares, Cooper City
  • Gina Conte, Coral Springs
  • Heather Durand, Loxahatchee
  • Victoria Johnson, Boca Raton
  • Zachary Kopelman, Plantation
  • Naliyah Pacheco, Hollywood
  • Morgan Siegel, Boca Raton
  • Sky-Lynn Silver, Delray Beach
  • Sebastian Spiegel, Boca Raton
  • Ilan Tarrab, Hollywood
  • Morgan Brooke Wilder, Coral Springs

Event-goers are encouraged to ride the train to the event with round-trip fares just $5 and free for kids 12 and under on this day, only. Plus, the first 200 ticketed riders to visit the Tri-Rail booth and present a valid Tri-Rail ticket dated  February 19, 2022, will receive a free gift.

To learn more about Tri-Rail’s Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Rail Fun Day and for train schedules and fare information, visit or call 1-800-TRI-RAIL.