Upcoming Events

Friday, September 30, 2016

Americus Explorer Train Ride
Friday, Sep 30, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage train cars, you can travel from Cordele through Ga. Veterans State Park, across Lake Blackshear, visit Historic Downtown Americus, tour Habitat for Humanity's Global Village (Admission applies. Call 229-410-7937 for group reservations and rates). Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
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Saturday, October 1, 2016

Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, Oct 1, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Enjoy this ride from our Downtown Cordele Depot to Historic Plains, the small Georgia town made famous by President Jimmy Carter. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, Oct 8, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Enjoy this ride from our Downtown Cordele Depot to Historic Plains, the small Georgia town made famous by President Jimmy Carter. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Friday, October 21, 2016

Day Out With Thomas
Friday, Oct 21, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Thomas will visit the SAM Shortline Excursion Train at Georgia Veterans State Park in southwest Georgia. You can spend a whole day with the beloved storybook engine, Sir Topham Hatt and other friends. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee through TicketWeb.com Parking Fee: $5. 877-427-2457.
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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Day Out With Thomas
Saturday, Oct 22, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Thomas will visit the SAM Shortline Excursion Train at Georgia Veterans State Park in southwest Georgia. You can spend a whole day with the beloved storybook engine, Sir Topham Hatt and other friends. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee through TicketWeb.com Parking Fee: $5. 877-427-2457.
MapQuest

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Day Out With Thomas
Sunday, Oct 23, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Thomas will visit the SAM Shortline Excursion Train at Georgia Veterans State Park in southwest Georgia. You can spend a whole day with the beloved storybook engine, Sir Topham Hatt and other friends. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee through TicketWeb.com Parking Fee: $5. 877-427-2457.
MapQuest

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Day Out With Thomas
Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Thomas will visit the SAM Shortline Excursion Train at Georgia Veterans State Park in southwest Georgia. You can spend a whole day with the beloved storybook engine, Sir Topham Hatt and other friends. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee through TicketWeb.com Parking Fee: $5. 877-427-2457.
MapQuest

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Day Out With Thomas
Sunday, Oct 30, 2016 10 AM to 4 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Thomas will visit the SAM Shortline Excursion Train at Georgia Veterans State Park in southwest Georgia. You can spend a whole day with the beloved storybook engine, Sir Topham Hatt and other friends. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee. Tickets are $22 plus tax and handling fee through TicketWeb.com Parking Fee: $5. 877-427-2457.
MapQuest

Friday, November 4, 2016

Peanut Express Train Ride
Friday, Nov 4, 2016 10 AM to 3:30 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Visit the large collection of telephones in Leslie at the Rural Telephone Museum (Train ticket includes FREE admission to the museum). Then travel west to Plains for some delightful peanut treats. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, Nov 5, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Enjoy this ride from our Downtown Cordele Depot to Historic Plains, the small Georgia town made famous by President Jimmy Carter. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Friday, November 11, 2016

Plains Express Train Ride
Friday, Nov 11, 2016 10 AM to 3 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy this ride from our Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to Historic Plains, the small Georgia town made famous by President Jimmy Carter. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults.
MapQuest

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Watermelon Express Train Ride
Saturday, Nov 12, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Enjoy this ride from our Downtown Cordele Depot to Historic Plains, the small Georgia town made famous by President Jimmy Carter. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Friday, November 18, 2016

Americus Explorer Train Ride
Friday, Nov 18, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage train cars, you can travel from Cordele through Ga. Veterans State Park, across Lake Blackshear, visit Historic Downtown Americus, tour Habitat for Humanity's Global Village (Admission applies. Call 229-410-7937 for group reservations and rates). Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Presidential Flyer Train Ride
Saturday, Nov 19, 2016 10 AM to 4:25 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
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. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Mistletoe Express Train
Saturday, Nov 26, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Have your Christmas Wish List ready! Take a photo with Santa, enjoy hot cocoa, listen to a reading of a Christmas story and pick up a last minute gift at SAM’s gift shop.  Free candy canes for every passenger! Come in your p.j.'s! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Friday, December 2, 2016

Candy Cane Express Train Ride
Friday, Dec 2, 2016 10 AM to 2:15 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy a popular excursion with an hour and ten minute layover in Plains. The town will be all dressed in its Christmas wrapping and ready for your visit. Free candy canes for every passenger! Santa will be aboard for the ride! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Christmas in Plains Special Train Ride
Saturday, Dec 3, 2016 4:15 PM to 9 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Get your tickets today to enjoy Christmas in Plains. There will be a Christmas parade and music to put you in the spirit of Christmas. You'll be riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage train cars. So sit back, relax and enjoy the ride. Tickets range from 29.99 to 49.99 for adults. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Candy Cane Express Train Ride
Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 10 AM to 2:15 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy a popular excursion with an hour and ten minute layover in Plains. The town will be all dressed in its Christmas wrapping and ready for your visit. Free candy canes for every passenger! Santa will be aboard for the ride! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Candy Cane Express Train Ride
Thursday, Dec 8, 2016 10 AM to 2:15 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy a popular excursion with an hour and ten minute layover in Plains. The town will be all dressed in its Christmas wrapping and ready for your visit. Free candy canes for every passenger! Santa will be aboard for the ride! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Mistletoe Express Train
Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Have your Christmas Wish List ready! Take a photo with Santa, enjoy hot cocoa, listen to a reading of a Christmas story and pick up a last minute gift at SAM’s gift shop.  Free candy canes for every passenger! Come in your p.j.'s! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Monday, December 12, 2016

Candy Cane Express Train Ride
Monday, Dec 12, 2016 10 AM to 2:15 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy a popular excursion with an hour and ten minute layover in Plains. The town will be all dressed in its Christmas wrapping and ready for your visit. Free candy canes for every passenger! Santa will be aboard for the ride! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Friday, December 16, 2016

The North Pole Express Train
Friday, Dec 16, 2016 6:30 PM to 9 PM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Join us for a special nighttime ride from Georgia Veterans State Park to the Downtown Cordele Depot to visit with Santa Claus at the "North Pole". Ticket includes Santa Hat, Hot Cocoa, Candy Cane & entrance to the "Jingle Bell Bazaar", a local artist and artisan marketplace. 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Mistletoe Express Train
Saturday, Dec 17, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Have your Christmas Wish List ready! Take a photo with Santa, enjoy hot cocoa, listen to a reading of a Christmas story and pick up a last minute gift at SAM’s gift shop.  Free candy canes for every passenger! Come in your p.j.'s! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Friday, December 23, 2016

Mistletoe Express Train
Friday, Dec 23, 2016 9:30 AM to 3:05 PM
SAM Shortline Downtown Cordele Depot - Cordele, GA
105 East 9th Avenue
Cordele, GA Have your Christmas Wish List ready! Take a photo with Santa, enjoy hot cocoa, listen to a reading of a Christmas story and pick up a last minute gift at SAM’s gift shop.  Free candy canes for every passenger! Come in your p.j.'s! 229-276-0755.
MapQuest

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Breakfast with Santa Train
Saturday, Dec 24, 2016 8:15 AM to 9:35 AM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy a special breakfast meal and train ride over Lake Blackshear with Santa aboard the SAM Shortline Train! Includes meal and games & activities at GA Vets Depot. Choose from 8:15 am or 10:15 am departure. Adults: $29.99 Children 2 & up: $19.99 229-276-0755.
MapQuest
Breakfast with Santa Train
Saturday, Dec 24, 2016 10:15 AM to 11:35 AM
SAM Shortline Train at Georgia Veterans State Park - Cordele, GA
2459 U.S. Highway 280 W
Cordele, GA Enjoy a special breakfast meal and train ride over Lake Blackshear with Santa aboard the SAM Shortline Train! Includes meal and games & activities at GA Vets Depot. Choose from 8:15 am or 10:15 am departure. Adults: $29.99 Children 2 & up: $19.99 229-276-0755.
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