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Event Title & Details
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Wed

Dec 12

10:00 AM

Hop aboard with Santa as we travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Our elves will pass out free candy canes and we'll enjoy Christmas music along the way. 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: 6 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Only a few left!
Fri

Dec 14

6:30 PM

Join SAM Shortline for special Christmas train ride from our Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to our Downtown Cordele Depot to visit with Santa!

Downtown Cordele's "Winter Wonderland" will feature lots of activities for the kids including bouncy houses and a REAL snow slide!

Boarding: 6:00pm / Departure: 6:30pm
(Total trip: 3 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sat

Dec 15

10:00 AM

Hop aboard with Santa as we travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Our elves will pass out free candy canes and we'll enjoy Christmas music along the way. 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: 6 hours, 0 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Only a few left!
Fri

Dec 21

9:15 AM

Hop aboard with Santa as we travel from our Downtown Cordele Depot to President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Our elves will pass out free candy canes and we'll enjoy Christmas music along the way. 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: 8:45am / Departure: 9:15am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 20 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Downtown Cordele Depot
Cordele, GA
Sat

Dec 22

8:15 AM

Climb aboard the train for a special trip to the Lake Blackshear trestle, where you will enjoy Chick-Fil-A minis and other special Christmas treats with the Jolly Ol’ Elf.

Boarding: 8:00am / Departure: 8:15am

8:00 AM Boarding begins
8:15 AM Depart Georgia Vetereans State Park Depot
8:20 AM Park on trestle to eat breakfast
8:50 AM Train ride for 45 minutes
9:35 AM Arrive Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
(Total trip: 1 hour, 20 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sold Out
Sat

Dec 22

10:15 AM

Climb aboard the train for a special trip to the Lake Blackshear trestle, where you will enjoy Chick-Fil-A minis and other special Christmas treats with the Jolly Ol’ Elf.

Boarding: 10:00am / Departure: 10:15am

10:00 AM Boarding begins
10:15 AM Depart Georgia Vetereans State Park Depot
10:20 AM Park on trestle to eat breakfast
10:50 AM Train ride for 45 minutes
11:35 AM Arrive Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
(Total trip: 1 hour, 20 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sold Out
Sat

Dec 22

12:15 PM

Climb aboard the train for a special trip to the Lake Blackshear trestle, where you will enjoy Chick-Fil-A minis and other special Christmas treats with the Jolly Ol’ Elf.

Boarding: 12:00pm / Departure: 12:15pm

12:00 PM Boarding begins
12:15 PM Depart Georgia Vetereans State Park Depot
12:20 PM Park on trestle to eat breakfast
12:50 PM Train ride for 45 minutes
1:35 PM Arrive Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
(Total trip: 1 hour, 20 minutes)
- All Ages Ride -
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Sold Out
Thu

Feb 14

9:30 AM

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

Feb 16

9:30 AM

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

Feb 23

9:30 AM

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