Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Train

'Dinosaur Train' is an animated series for 3-to-6 year olds. The series features a curious young T-rex named Buddy who, together with his adopted Pteranodon family, takes the Dinosaur Train to meet, explore, and have adventures with all kinds of dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures.

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Derek The Deinonychus/Don's Dragonfly

Buddy, Tiny and Mom meet a kid who uses his toe-claws to not only hunt with but to carve great art!

Wed, Dec 7 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

One Small Dinosaur/T. Rex Migration

Mrs. Pteranodon takes Buddy and Tiny to visit Mikey Microraptor, one of the smallest of dinosaurs.

Fri, Dec 9 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Hootin' Hadrosaurs!/Hatching Party

Perry Parasaurolophus, a dinosaur with a crest on his head, teaches a way to hoot some hip music.

Tue, Dec 13 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Theropod Club/Surprise Party

Tiny feels left out when Buddy joins a club for dinosaurs that walk on two legsand have three toes.

Thu, Dec 15 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Old Spinosaurus & The Sea/A Spiky Tail Tale

The kids meet and a grumpy old dinosaur called a Spinosaurus that doesn't want the kids in his Sea.

Mon, Dec 19 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaurs in the Snow/Cretaceous Conifers

Buddy and family ride to the North Pole and help decorate large conifer trees at a holiday party.

Thu, Dec 8 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Dec 22 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Burrowers/Shiny's Sea Shells

The Pteranodon family meets dinosaurs that live in holes and put on an acrobatic show every evening!

Wed, Dec 21 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

King Cryolophosaurus/Buddy The Tracker

Buddy, Tiny, Don and Mom meet a reclusive, singing dinosaur who sounds like Elvis Presley.

Thu, Dec 29 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Old Bird/Diamond Don

The kids are excited to meet Arlene Archeopteryx and learn that Arlene is a bird and a dinosaur!

Mon, Dec 26 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Jan 3 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Camouflage/Family Scavenger Hunt

Buddy and Tiny meet a shy dinosaur, Leslie Lesothosaurus, who is very good at hiding.

Wed, Jan 4 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Have You Heard About The Herd?/Jess Hesperornis

Tiny and Buddy meet Ernie Einiosaurus, who shows them how he lives in a large herd!

Thu, Jan 5 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Triassic Turtle/Tank's Baby Brother

The family meets Pauline Proganochelys, a turtle who shares her methods of defending herself.

Fri, Jan 6 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Erma Eoraptor/Under The Volcano

Buddy and Tiny venture off to find a member of the first species of dinosaur that ever lived.

Mon, Jan 9 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Pteranodon Family World Tour/Gilbert The Junior Conductor

The family sleeps in a Sleeping Car and meets the Conductor's nephew and Martin Amargasaurus.

Tue, Jan 10 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Confuciusornis Says/Tiny's Tiny Doll

The Pteranodons visit a very wise, old dinosaur, try some new foods and learn to meditate.

Wed, Jan 11 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Iggy Iguanodon/Shiny Can't Sleep

Iggy Iguanodon shows the Pteranodon family his unique way of walking. Shiny gets homesick.

Thu, Jan 12 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Kenny Kentrosaurus/Don and the Troodons

A Stegosaur teaches the kids about his spikes and his tail prompting a fun drumming party!

Fri, Jan 13 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

New Neighbors /Don's Collection

Mr. Pteranodon is annoyed when a new hooting family of Lambeosaurus moves in next door!

Mon, Jan 16 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Long Claws/Tank's Sleep Over

Buddy, Tiny and Don head to the thicket to ask a Therizinosaurus family about their colossal claws.

Tue, Jan 17 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Wing Kings/The Big Mud Pit

The family visit Quetzalcoatlus Canyon, where Mr. Pteranodon flew when he was younger.

Wed, Jan 18 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

An Armored Tail Tale/Pterasaur Flying Club

Hank Ankylosaurus visits the Big Pond to scout a Dinoball talent named Eugene Euoplocephalus.

Fri, Jan 20 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet!/Diamond Anniversary

Tiny gets worries when she loses Shiny's favorite shiny shell and begins to stomp with frustration.

Mon, Jan 23 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Good Mom/Hornucopia

Mrs. Pteranodon meets fellow mom Millie Maiasaura, who is a little too over-protective of her kids.

Tue, Jan 24 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Elmer Elasmosaurus/Dinosaur Block Party

Buddy is not happy about travelling underwater until he sees spectacular sights under the sea.

Wed, Jan 25 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble

The Pteranodons meet Carla Cretoxyrhina, a shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation.

Thu, Jan 26 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers/Dads' Day Out

The Pteranodons meet Max and Mitch Michelinoceras who put on a synchronized swimming show.

Fri, Jan 27 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Paulie Pliosaurus/Elmer Visits The Desert

The Pteranodons take the train underwater to visit Paulie Pliosaurus, the 'T. rex of the Ocean.'

Mon, Jan 30 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Junior Conductor Jamboree/Troodon Train Day

Buddy and Tiny help King Cryolophosaurus overcome his stagefright before a concert performance.

Tue, Jan 31 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 1/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 2

Buddy and the Pteranodon family attend the Theropod Convention in Laramidia, the Dinosaur Big City!

Wed, Feb 1 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 3/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 4

Buddy and Tiny help King Cryolophosaurus overcome his fear of performing in front of an audience.

Thu, Feb 2 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Stargazing on the Night Train/Get Into Nature!

Sidney Sinovenator takes the family to his favorite stargazing spot and teaches them about stars.

Fri, Feb 3 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Shiny and Snakes/Tiny Loves Flowers

Shiny gets over her fear of snakes when she meets a Sanajeh, a huge Cretaceous snake.

Mon, Feb 6 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs/Rainy Day Fight

Dad takes Buddy, an adopted T. rex, to the early Cretaceous to visit an ancestor called Raptorex.

Tue, Feb 7 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

That's Not A Dinosaur/Tiny's Garden

The kids are told they can't compete in a leaf-necklace contest because they are not dinosaurs.

Wed, Feb 8 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Earthquake/Nursery Car

The kids go on a playdate with Tank Triceratops to the desert where they meet his distant relative.

Thu, Feb 9 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird

The kids take on a hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back after a forest fire.

Fri, Feb 10 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dry Times at Pteranodon Terrace/Big Misty Sea Fishing Contest

Dad and Mom take the kids to the Big Pond on a camping trip, where they will wait out the drought.

Mon, Feb 13 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Hurricane at Pteranodon Terrace/Rafting The Cretaceous

The long-awaited rain returns and grows into a hurricane! The family finds shelter in a cave.

Tue, Feb 14 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Don's Winter Wish/Festival of Lights

Don makes a wish to see snow. When a big blizzard comes, Don is worried that his wish brought it.

Tue, Dec 6 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Dec 16 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus/King Meets Crystal

The Conductor takes the family deep under the sea in a brand-new invention, a submarine!

Tue, Feb 28 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Trains, Submarines and Zeppelins: Part 1/Part 2

Mr. Pteranodon and Larry go out to the Big Pond and accidentally miss the last train home.

Mon, Dec 5 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Dec 14 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Dec 23 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Junior Conductors Academy: Part One/Junior Conductors Academy: Part Two

The kids are off to Junior Conductor's Academy in Laramidia to try to become Junior Conductors!

Mon, Dec 12 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Feb 15 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Nest Swap/The Herd Is The Word

The Pteranodon Family decides to take a little vacation and swap nests with a family of pterosaurs.

Tue, Dec 20 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Feb 16 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Stop and Smell The Flowers/Moms' Campout

Mom takes Tiny, Buddy, and Don on a super secret daytrip to Qianzhousaurus Pond.

Fri, Feb 17 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Where Have All The Lizards Gone?/Conductor's Sleepover

The Changyuraptor Family has been eating all the lizards on Lizard Island, impacting the ecosystem.

Wed, Dec 28 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Feb 21 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part One/Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part Two

The whole Pteranodon Family takes a rollicking adventure on the Dinosaur Train Riverboat!

Mon, Jan 2 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Feb 23 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two

When Crystal and the King visit the Big Pond and learn that it's being recklessly overfished!

Fri, Dec 30 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Feb 27 at 1:30 pm on WTTW HD

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