May 12, 2012 is the day America is celebrating the National Train Day. Started by Amtrak to celebrate the advantages of train travel, this year the holiday is celebrated already for the 5th time.
The official spokesperson for this year's National Train Day is Rosario Dawson, award-winning actress known from movies such as Sin City, Unstoppable and 25th Hour. She's always been for green living and traveling by train is definitely one of the greenest ways compared to other motorized ways of traveling. Dawson is an enthusiastic environmentalist who works with the Environmental Media Association for the sake of promoting sustainable lifestyles and give her best to inspire environmentally responsible behavior.
You can join Amtrak National Train Day celebrations by submitting photos, video and stories at NationalTrainDay.com as well as facebook.com/NationalTrainDay. By doing that you will also have a chance to win prizes.
During the Day you will be able to enjoy great interactive events in some of the most iconic train stations in U.S. Stations such such New York City Grand Central Terminal, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Chicago Union Station and Los Angeles Union Station.
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