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Event Title & Details
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Sat

Aug 31

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Sep 07

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Fri

Sep 13

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park to visit the amazing Georgia Rural Telephone Museum in Leslie. Afterwards, we'll head to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 35 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Sep 14

10:00 AM

Riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage train cars, you will travel from Georgia Veterans State Park, across Lake Blackshear to Plains, Archery and back. Explore President Jimmy Carter's boyhood farm, go shopping and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 45 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Fri

Sep 20

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to Historic Americus, Georgia to explore the beautiful downtown area, including the Windsor Hotel and Rylander Theater.

Next, you'll visit President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 8 hours, 25 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Sep 21

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Sep 28

8:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park to experience the Annual Plains Peanut Festival. We will arrive just in time to watch the parade. Afterwards you can enjoy the other festival activities.

Boarding: 7:30am / Departure: 8:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 45 minutes)

Shuttle Train Rides (Additional Fee) are available while at Plains Peanut Festival to President Carter's Boyhood Farm. Tickets can only be purchased at event.
$10 coach seats
$15 premium seats
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Fri

Oct 04

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to Historic Americus, Georgia to explore the beautiful downtown area, including the Windsor Hotel and Rylander Theater.

Next, you'll visit President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 8 hours, 25 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Oct 05

10:00 AM

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Fri

Oct 18

9:00 AM

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and much more!

Train departure times are at 10:00 am, 10:45 am, 11:30 am, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm & 3:00 pm.
Event opens at 9:00 AM
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Oct 19

9:00 AM

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and much more!

Train departure times are at 10:00 am, 10:45 am, 11:30 am, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm & 3:00 pm.
Event opens at 9:00 AM
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sun

Oct 20

9:00 AM

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and much more!

Train departure times are at 10:00 am, 10:45 am, 11:30 am, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm & 3:00 pm.
Event opens at 9:00 AM
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Oct 26

9:00 AM

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and much more!

Train departure times are at 10:00 am, 10:45 am, 11:30 am, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm & 3:00 pm.
Event opens at 9:00 AM
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sun

Oct 27

9:00 AM

Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and much more!

Train departure times are at 10:00 am, 10:45 am, 11:30 am, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm & 3:00 pm.
Event opens at 9:00 AM
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Nov 02

9:30 AM

Details Coming Soon!
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Nov 09

9:30 AM

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- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Nov 16

9:30 AM

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- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Nov 23

9:30 AM

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- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Nov 30

9:30 AM

Details Coming Soon!
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Dec 07

9:30 AM

Details Coming Soon!
- All Ages Ride -
Downtown Cordele Depot
Cordele, GA