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Cancelled- NEW FOR 2020! Galactic Express 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM

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Cancelled- NEW FOR 2020! Galactic Express 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM

May 2, 2020

Ride Time(s): 11:30,1:00

May 2, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

NEW FOR 2020

The Northern Central proudly presents the Galactic Express, make your way across the galaxy and join us for this new special event for 2020! Suitable for all ages this event will have special guest appearances from galactic troopers, galaxy knights, a rebel warrior and even a visit from the dark lords courtesy of the  Enchanted Teapot! Guests are encouraged to dress as their favorite light or dark side character! After your train ride with your favorite space heroes & villains, guests are welcome to crafts including galaxy knight training games, make your own droid, and photos opportunities are some of the activities that you can participate in at the New Freedom Green Community Park after your train excursion.

You don’t have to search in a galaxy far, far away to find fun for the entire family this spring!

The coaches are pushed and pulled by the vintage diesel engine.

This excursion is one hour.

Tickets will be available to be picked up at the ticket booth in the back of the gift shop on the day of the trip. 

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure.

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COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols:

Please reschedule your excursion if you recently tested positive for COVID-19, have been exposed, or are exhibiting symptoms.

Hand sanitizing stations are available at the ticket area, in the gift shop, and in restrooms.