National Train Day / Cordele-Crisp "Touch-A-Train"

"Touch-A-Train... And MORE!"

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A day full of fun and family-friendly activities at the Georgia Veterans State Park - SAM Shortline Depot. Call 877-GA-RAILS for more information.

Come celebrate National Train Day at the Cordele-Crisp "Touch-A-Train" event presented by SAM Shortline!

Young and old will be able to get up close and take pictures with our train, including our Heart of Georgia engine and the train conductors. Other equipment will be on display including tractors and big trucks too. There will also be opportunities to take a short train ride over Lake Blackshear.

There will be plenty of activities including bouncy houses, putt-putt golf, bean bag toss and plenty of great food! Meet Smokey the Bear and the Georgia State Parks Gopher!

Event is Saturday, May 7th from 10am to 4pm at our Georgia Veterans State Park Depot in Cordele, Georgia at beautiful Lake Blackshear! Admission is $2 per person (under 2 free). Train rides over Lake Blackshear are $5 per person (under 2 free)

This National Train Day event is sponsored by:
Cordele-Crisp Chamber of Commerce & Tourism
SAM Shortline Excursion Train
BigTex Trailers
PlantersFirst Bank
City of Cordele
The Cove at Lake Blackshear
Heart of Georgia Railroad
Fraser's Auto Repair
Sunbelt Ford of Cordele
Stella-Jones Inc.
Cordele Main Street
Crisp County Power Commission
South Georgia Technical College
Chic-Fil-a of Cordele
Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites
Lake Blackshear Resort
Operation Lifesaver of Georgia

Event Phone: 229-276-0755

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SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA United States 31015
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SAM Shortline Excursion Train
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA United States 31015

SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA 31015 View Details

SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park