Carrera Digital 124 Slot Cars

Slot Car racing tracks on a 1:24 scale with a wide range of vehicles and racing track sets is why Carrera Digital 124 is the premier for slot car racing.

Experience the excitement of up to 4 drivers simultaneously on the track, with lane changing and overtaking possibilities.

And now offering digital 124 track with added features like fuel tank contents, double switches, hairpin turns, and pit stop lanes.

With two great sets to choose from

The Carrera 23626 Youngtimer showdown set with wireless controllers and lights

And the Carrera Double Victory Set.  with over 30 1/2 feet of track and featuring Porsche 911 RSR #92 “Pink Pig Design“, 2386 and the Porsche 911 RSR #91 “956 Design“, 23885 .


With number add ons for track options you can add high banked curves, outside shoulders,  crossovers,  ramp bridge crossings, and a tire wall.

And don’t miss the other adds one such the pit stop and a wide range of cars to choose from.  Also stop by the Pit Stop area on Carrera for the replacement parts you need to keep your cars in top condition.

To learn more about racing around your tree this holiday season, stop by Robbies Hobbies this year.


Lionel Christmas 2019


What is it about the holiday season that brings a smile to our faces and fills our hearts with joy? Many would say it's bringing the family together and creating memories while decorating the perfect Christmas tree and preparing the home for the holidays.

Holiday Memories by Lionel offers just that, home decor and holiday items perfect for getting you ready for the holiday season. With a wide assortment of Lionel inspired ornaments and home accessories, our Holiday Memories line is perfect for creating the holiday ready home and creating memories for years to come.



Coca-Cola is a 125 year old world-wide iconic brand that spreads happiness with every bottle. From pin-up girls to polar bears, "taste the feeling" of Coca-Cola with one of our 4 new limited edition boxcars!

Ready to Run Sets

For more than 100 years, Lionel Trains has captured the hearts and stirred the imaginations of young and old. Like the mighty locomotives and dynamic railroads, to your favorite licensed characters, Lionel train sets are packed with animation and excitement.

Our large selection of Ready-to-Run Sets, in a variety of gauges, gives you the core foundation to start building your railroad empire. Not only are today's Ready-to-Run train sets fun and easy to set up, they are at the core of a hobby that the entire family can share and enjoy for a lifetime.

Show your Christmas Spirit This Holiday Season and share your memories and film favorites.

So if you are shopping for a model train enthusiast or want to add a new tradition this Christmas, stop by Robbies Hobbies and bring home the joy and fun of Lionel. Robbies Hobbies, 4578 North High Street, Columbus, Oh 43214, call today at 614-265-7288.

Lionel LionChief Plus 2.0

Presenting the next generation of LionChief® Control, LionChief® Plus 2.0!

Combining the best features of our LionChief® Plus locomotives with TMCC command control and additional sound and lighting enhancements, these new locomotives offer the value, simplicity and flexibility in operating modes you’ve been looking for. The ability to run via a Bluetooth® controller (Universal Remote or LionChief® App), Command Control cab or conventional transformer makes these locomotives perfect for any desired operating system. Enhanced sound and lighting features make these new LionChief® 2.0 models more realistic and fun than ever before!
LionChief® Plus 2.0 engines do not come with their own remote.
LionChief® Plus 2.0 engines can lash-up with Legacy engines with a Legacy controller.

LC+ 2.0 Control - operate with Bluetooth™ using Universal Remote or LionChief® App on your smart device OR via your TMCC/LEGACY® Cab OR conventional transformer
Die-cast boiler, frame, tender body * Powerful maintenance-free motor * Speed control * Fan-driven smoke * LED Headlight
ElectroCoupler on tender * Flickering Firebox

LEGACY® RailSounds® sound system featuring:
CrewTalk™ dialog and TowerCom™ announcements, each with different scenarios depending on whether the locomotive is in motion or stopped * Six official railroad speeds with CrewTalk dialog * Eight diesel RPM levels

Versatile and reliable power for your railroad, no matter how you choose to run it! These Berkshires are loaded with the latest in control features, operating on either TMCC Command Control, Bluetooth™ via the Universal Remote or LionChief® App, or conventional transformer. With die cast bodies, powerful motors, speed control, ElectroCouplers™ and RailSounds, these locomotives will perform as well as they look.

If you are a long time model train enthusiast or new to the fun of model trains, Robbies Hobbies has a great selection of Lionel trains, sets, and accessories.  Stop by today and see how can help you expand the fun in your home.

Playmobil Dreamworks Dragons

How to Train your Dragon 3 is back in theaters this Spring, and has taken in a decent haul at the box office, with over 145 million in the US alone.  If you have fan of Hiccup and all his friends,  Playmobil is ready to help keep the fun and action alive.

Toothless and Light Fury and the many other dragons of the series come to life with great detail and hours of play.


The Playmobil Dragons series allows your children to recreate the action from movie.

Hiccup and Toothless and a baby dragon
The ruthless dragon hunter Grimmel the Grimsly and Deathgripper
Hiccup and Astrid Wedding Scene
Hiccup and Astrid and baby dragon
Light fury with baby dragon and children

To bring all the soaring action How to Train Your Dragon into you home, stop by Robbies Hobbies today.  We have a full line of Playmobil sets including NHL, Ghostbusters, Spirit Riding , and much more.

To learn more stop by and visit us at 4578 North High Street Columbus, Oh 43214 or give us a call 614-265-7288 .

Playmobil Advent Calendar

Get into the spirit of the holidays and a little bit of fun as you count down the days till Christmas! With Playmobil you have some great Advent Calendars to Choose From.

Christmas Post Office

There’s a lot of hustle and bustle at the Christmas Post Office to mail all the packages on time! The Advent Calendar “Christmas Post Office” contains twenty-four surprise items for each day leading up to Christmas. Once all of the pieces are discovered, the team has everything they need to have the gifts ready in time for Christmas day!



Santa’s Workshop


The elves have their hands full trying to finish the many toys on Santa’s list in time. Even late in the evening, by the light of the workshop lanterns, presents are sent down the slide for wrapping and loaded onto the sleigh. Now we’re ready for Christmas!

Horse Farm

While the riding instructor lovingly cares for her horse’s small foals, the girls dress the two ponies in pretty flowers and ribbons for a wonderful ride out. The cute pony foals play happily with the two cats. With many more cute accessories hidden behind 24 little doors.

Buy it today at our online store.


For a full selection of our Playmobil toys and theme sets, stop by Robbies Hobbies this Holiday season.

Robbies Hobbies is located at 4578 North High Street  Columbus, Ohio 43214
Call 614-265-7288 for more information on what we have to offer.

Black Friday Specials at Robbies Hobbies

Model Trains,  Playmobil Playsets,  Christmas Trains, Telescopes, Hot Wheels, Slot Car, and more can all be found at Robbies Hobbies this Holiday Season. 

And this Black Friday, November 23rd – Monday, November 26th, get 20% off all train sets.  

At Robbies-Hobbies we have great selection of Train sets Like Polar Express, Thomas the Train, Hot Wheels by Lionel. Or HO scale sets by Bachman like Caynon Chief, Norfolk and Southern, and CSX Coastliner. 

For creative play be sure to check out  Playmobil with Spirit Riding Free, Ghostbusters, and Advent Calendars as well.

Plus, this year we are carrying a full line of Celestron Telescopes .

So this Black Friday weekend stop by for all your hobby enthusiast gift ideas.  And  from 12 pm to 2 pm , Santa Claus will be at Robbies Hobbies as well.

See you there.

Santa Picture A

Have great Thanksgiving from all us at Robbies Hobbies , and we look forward to seeing you  during our Black Friday Sale!

 Robbies Hobbies

4578 North High Street , Columbus, Oh 43214

Call 614-265-7288

Call 888-803-7864

Spirit Riding Free Playmobil

Help your children relive the magic of Dreamworks movie Spirit Riding Free. Become part of Lucky’s adventure as she moves to a life in the country and her growing relationship with her wild mustang Spirit.

Playmobil helps bring the fun to life with 6 playsets to choose from including her friends Pru and Abigail.  The Lucky’s Happy Home playset with two levels of play including an equipped kitchen and secret hideouts. And the horse stalls are able to connect.  You can go on out the trail with the wagon that includes campfire, food mess kit, and raccoons.

To add the magic to your home, stop by Robbies Hobbies this holiday season and experience the adventure.

Lionel Norfolk Southern First Responders Lionchief Set with Bluetooth

Lionel continues to expand their LionChief Line with great options showing attention to style, detail, and the functionality.

Inspired by the Norfolk Southern First Responders safety train that was launched in 2016 and making its way throughout the eastern part of the country. Included in this set is everything you need to get started. As an added bonus the set includes a fully functioning radio controlled model helicopter.  The locomotive can be controlled the LionelChief remote or the Bluetooth LionChief  App.

To Add this Awesome Set to your Model Train Collection or As a Gift to share the joy with another generation, Stop by Robbies Hobbies Columbus today.

Your home for model trains, sets, and accessories, serving greater Columbus, Ohio, and enthusiasts across the country.

Stop by today at our store today at 4578 N High St, Columbus, OH and see our full selection, or give us a call at 614-265-7288


TrainWorld TV Review of Norfolk Southern First Responders Set