Fun from home

March 21, 2020

With everyone in lock-down mode we decided to come up with some fun activities to do at home! Whether it’s educational, physical, or creative- we’ve got you covered for the perfect quarantine time fun! Virtual A lot of places are now doing virtual visits! The Smithsonian has a glider which lets you soar above different […]

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Hot Dog Madness

March 14, 2020

Do you like hot dogs? If you answered yes, you’ve come to the right place! One of the most notable things about March here at the Junction is… hot dogs! Yes, you heard correctly-  EnterTRAINment Junction’s café offers 50 cent hot dogs for the entire month of March! We have been known to sell over […]

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Scale Model Expo

March 6, 2020

It’s that time again-time for the annual Scale Model Expo. This is the 11th year EnterTRAINment Junction has hosted the expo which was inspired by a show in Toledo. The name has changed over the years-it used to be called the model engineering show, but it has now become home to all sorts of models! […]

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Madness in March

March 1, 2020

We’ve gone mad with savings! March 1st- March 31st is our Month of Madness promotion. This month only you can visit our funhouse which includes our tilt room, mirror maze, disorienting vortex tunnel and more, for 50% OFF! That’s less than 5 bucks per person! Plus you can buy hot dogs for only 50¢ each! […]

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More marble games!

February 22, 2020

A while back we wrote a post about some classic, modern, marble games. We thought now was a good time to share more fun marble games with you! Cat’s Eye – This is vintage! I remember playing this at my grandma’s house as a child. 🙂  The game: 4 players’ marbles are dumped into a […]

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Train Craft Ideas

February 15, 2020

Got the winter time blues? How about making some fun train crafts at home?! It will surely keep your little one busy and help spark their creativity! Many of these crafts are fairly simple and minimal mess! Sponge Train Start by cutting the sponges into correct sizes and shapes. (You will need rectangles for the […]

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Mt. Adams Incline

January 31, 2020

Have you heard of the famous Mount Adams Incline? The incline was a funicular located in the Cincinnati neighborhood of Mount Adams which first opened in 1876. There were five inclines throughout the city at that time. The Mount Adams Incline was the longest running of the inclines, but sadly, it closed in 1948. This funicular […]

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Winter Escape

January 7, 2020

Winter Escape is here and we have partnered with our neighbors at Escape the Room Challenge for a fun new promotion! When you visit the Junction this January you can save $2 off a full-price Do-It-All ticket, when you purchase online. PLUS – with any Do-It-All ticket you can try Escape the Room Challenge’s VR escape for […]

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Hold your next corporate event at EnterTRAINment Junction!

January 4, 2020

If you’re looking for a fun, team-building activity or corporate event, look no further! We are here to help you with your next corporate event at EnterTRAINment Junction. Not only does EnterTRAINment appeal to people of all ages, it’s also easy to customize a package that meets your individual needs. We strive to help you plan a function that’s […]

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Where to store Christmas toys

December 28, 2019

Christmas is over and now your kids now have more toys than they can possibly play with. What do you do with all the toys? Where can you store them so you’re not stepping on lego pieces in the middle of the night? We have some solutions!  1. Storage Bins Storage bins are great for helping […]

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Christmas Activity Checklist

December 21, 2019

It’s hard to believe that there are only a few days left until Christmas! Most kids are off of school so we’ve compiled a list of fun, free activities to help get you in the Christmas spirit! Decorate Christmas Tree Hopefully this is already done, but you could think about making some hand crafted ornaments. […]

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2019 train display updates

December 19, 2019

Time flies when you’re having fun and 2019 is no exception! This was a big year for us here at EnterTRAINment Junction and there were lots of changes -big and small! First and foremost we are now home to the world’s most complete display of marbles! In our marble display, you will see lots of […]

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Why Christmas and TRAINS go together

November 29, 2019

It’s that time of year again… time to decorate for Christmas, hang ornaments on the tree, and maybe put  a beloved train around the base of the tree. What do trains have to do with Christmas and why are they often paired together? We are unsure how the tradition of trains under the Christmas tree […]

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Christmas at the Junction

November 11, 2019

It’s hard to believe that it’s that time of year already! Christmas a the Junction starts THIS Friday (11/16) and runs through 1/1/20!  Christmas is one of our favorites times of year here- so much so that we’ve compiled a list of why it’s so special to us. Atmosphere Every year I am always so […]

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We love Bring a Friend Free!

November 4, 2019

Yes, it’s that time again! Time for First Class Passholders to gather up their friends and bring them to EnterTRAINment Junction!! We created a list of reasons why BAFF is so important here at the Junction: 1. Believe it or not, some people still don’t know that we exist. They don’t know who we are […]

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Tiny Ted- Episode 6

October 19, 2019

In this episode of Tiny Ted, Ted will teach us about turntables and roundhouses. You can find both of these in our train display! For those of you that don’t know, a roundhouse is a building where they work on trains. The reason they made it round was because it was near a turntable… which […]

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Cincinnati Fall Favorites!

October 12, 2019

Here at EnterTRAINment, we are loving this cooler weather and the changing colors of the leaves! Fall is a great time to get out with your family and experience some wonderful new traditions! We’ve compiled a list of some of our favorites! Cincinnati Zoo For starters, how about visiting the Cincinnati Zoo for HallZOOween. Not only […]

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Ghost Trains

October 4, 2019

It’s getting close to Halloween and popular culture loves the idea of ghost trains and all things haunted! We decided to gather up some of our favorite ghostly train stories just for you! Abe Lincoln’s Ghost Train One of the most popular stories is that of Abraham Lincoln’s Ghost Train. Rumor has it that the […]

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Coming soon: Jack O’ Lantern Junction!

September 21, 2019

Jack O’Lantern Junction is almost here! Next Saturday  (Sept 28) is the official opening of our kid-friendly Halloween event. It runs every day through Halloween and is the perfect no-scare/family friendly activity to put you in the mood for fall! (see website for our official calendar of events) This event is a TREAT for the whole family […]

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Lessons from Trains

September 13, 2019

It’s no secret that kids enjoy trains… so why not take something that kids enjoy and turn it into something educational? (It can be done!)  There are so many ways to use toy trains to educate young minds and teach kids new things. Learning can be FUN and educational at same time which,  in my opinion, […]

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