Upcoming Events

Plains Express
Plains Express Train Ride
Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 9:30AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
*** Please call the depot at 229-276-0755 Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM to make a reservation***

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.
Watermelon Festival Special
Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 10:30AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
Visit the 2020 Watermelon Festival at Georgia Veterans State Park and take a 45 minute train ride. The train travel over Lake Blackshear and into the Sumter County countryside.
Watermelon Festival Special
Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 12PM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA

Canceled

Visit the 2020 Watermelon Festival at Georgia Veterans State Park and take a 45 minute train ride the train over Lake Blackshear and into the Sumter County countryside. The cafe car will be selling food and drinks during the trip.
Watermelon Festival Special
Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 1:30PM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA

Canceled

Visit the 2020 Watermelon Festival at Georgia Veterans State Park and take a 45 minute train ride the train over Lake Blackshear and into the Sumter County countryside. The cafe car will be selling food and drinks during the trip.