Christmas In Plains Special Train Ride
Dec 1, 2018 at 3:45 PM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Ticket sales ended Nov 30, 2018 9:45 PM. Additional tickets may be available at the box office.
Enjoy a relaxing evening on SAM Shortline as we travel to Plains in time for all the lights in Plains to glow brightly. President and Rosalyn Carter will throw the switch to light up the town. There will be Christmas music and activities to put you in the spirit of Christmas. Special plans are in store as we have word that SANTA will be joining us on our excursion. Sit back, relax and enjoy the ride.

Beer and wine will be available for purchase while on board (Americus & Hawkins car passengers only).
Coach cars are alcohol-free.

Boarding: 3:15pm / Departure: 3:45pm
(Total trip: 6 hours, 15 minutes)
Christmas In Plains Special Train Ride | 3:45 PM
2:30 PM Boarding begins
3:00 PM Depart Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
4:55 PM Arrive Americus (Jackson Street)
5:00 PM Depart Americus (Jackson Street)

5:45 PM Arrive in Historic Plains, Georgia
(Layover of 1 hour, 45 minutes)
6:00 PM Lighting of Christmas Lights & Tree
7:30 PM Depart Plains

8:15 PM Arrive Americus (Jackson Street)
8:20 PM Depart Americus (Jackson Street)
10:15 PM Arrive Georgia Veterans State Park Depot

(Total trip: 7 hours, 15 minutes)
Americus Car - Adult (Age 13+)
Americus Car - Child (Age 2-12)
Americus Car - Infant (Under 2)
Coach Car - Adult (Age 13+)
Coach Car - Child (Age 2-12)
Coach Car - Infant (Under 2)
Coach Car - Military
Coach Car - Senior (Age 62+)
Hawkins Car - ALL SEATS
Additional Departure Times