Upcoming Events

Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 9:30AM
Downtown Cordele Depot
Cordele, GA
Travel from our Downtown Cordele 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: 9:10am / Departure: 9:30am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 35 minutes)
Plains Express Train Ride
Friday, March 3, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 0 minutes)
Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 9:30AM
Downtown Cordele Depot
Cordele, GA
Travel from our Downtown Cordele 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: 9:10am / Departure: 9:30am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 35 minutes)
Plains Express Train Ride
Friday, March 10, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 0 minutes)
Presidential Flyer Train Ride
Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 6 hours, 25 minutes)
Sumter Special Train Ride
Friday, March 17, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 6 hours, 30 minutes)
Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 9:30AM
Downtown Cordele Depot
Cordele, GA
Travel from our Downtown Cordele 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: 9:10am / Departure: 9:30am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 35 minutes)
Presidential Flyer Train Ride
Friday, March 24, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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.

(Total trip: 6 hours, 25 minutes)
Boarding: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
Presidential Flyer Train Ride
Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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.

(Total trip: 6 hours, 25 minutes)
Boarding: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
Plains Express Train Ride
Friday, March 31, 2017 at 10AM
Georgia Veterans State Park
Cordele, GA
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: 9:40am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 0 minutes)
Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 9:30AM
Downtown Cordele Depot
Cordele, GA
Travel from our Downtown Cordele 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: 9:10am / Departure: 9:30am
(Total trip: 5 hours, 35 minutes)