Wednesday, April 15, 2015


To help celebrate Lionel's 115th Anniversary, they are inviting all fans to design their own BOXCAR!

This is super exciting because the winning Boxcar design will be produced and featured in Lionel's Fall 2015 Signature Edition catalog! Wow!

How to Enter
From April 1st through June 1st, fans can visit to download the Boxcar template. Decorate your Boxcar using your own designs and imagination then submit your creation either by email, snail-mail or on

Selection of Finalists/Public Voting
After all of the entries are received, a panel of judges will select 16 finalists. From June 15th through June 30th, the designs of the finalists will be posted on Lionel's Facebook page and on, providing fans the opportunity to vote for their favorite design.

Winner Announcement/Prize Packages
One winner and two honorable mentions will be publically announced on July 17, 2015. The finalist whose Boxcar design receives the most votes will be identified as the winner, while the finalist with the next highest vote total will be named first honorable mention and the finalist with the third highest vote total will be identified as second honorable mention.

Prize Packages include:

  • First sample of his/her designed Boxcar off the line
  • Inclusion of his/her Boxcar design as a for-sale item in the catalog
  • Framed photo of design process 
  • Letter from Lionel's President
  • $250 online promotional code to use at
First Honorable Mention
  • His/her Boxcar design included (not for sale) in the catalog
  • $100 online promotional code for use at
Second Honorable Mention
  • His/her Boxcar design included (not for sale) in the catalog
  • $50 promotional code for use at

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