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Reasons to Ride

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5/25/2020 - 6/8/2020


There's always something worth seeing in the cities served by the Texas Eagle, Heartland Flyer, Sunset Limited, Missouri River Runner trains and connecting service. And because the Amtrak station is usually downtown, you'll arrive at the center of everything. Or very close to it.

Dining at The Berghoff

Chicago, IL
thru Jan 10
17 West Adams (5 blk. east of Union Station)
A Chicago tradition. Hours 11am-9pm Mon-Sat.

Dining at Miller's Pub

Chicago, IL
thru Feb 21
134 South Wabash
A Chicago dining tradition since 1935.

First Monday Trade Days

Mineola, TX
thru Nov 1
First Monday Park, Kaufman at Capitol, in Canton
Thu-Sun, sunup to sundown. World's largest outdoor market, open ONLY the weekend prior to first Monday of each month, rain or shine.

Thoroughbred Racing Season

Oklahoma City, OK
thru May 30
Remington Park
Thursday-Sunday only.

Tour Shakespeare Ghost Town

Lordsburg, NM
thru Nov 15
Shakespeare Ghost Town (3mi SW)
Tour ghost town only on Mar 14-15, Apr 11-12, May 9-10, Jun 13-14, July 11-12, Aug 8-9, Sep 12-13, Oct 10-11, Nov 14-15

Scarborough Faire

Dallas, TX
thru May 25
Waxahachie (25 mi S)
Events reenacting 16th Century Renaissance days. Sat-Sun and Memorial Day.

Round Rock Express homestand

Taylor, TX
thru May 25
Dell Diamond
4 vs SA, 5 vs OMA

Missions homestand

San Antonio, TX
thru May 29
Wolff Stadium
5 vs IOW, 4 vs RR

Cajun Heartland State Fair

Lafayette, LA
thru May 31
Cajundome

Astros homestand

Houston, TX
May 25-31
Minute Maid Park
4 vs OAK, 3 vs BOS

Hot Springs Cruisers - Car Show

Hot Springs, AR
May 25
Hot Springs Municipal Airport

Arkansas Travelers homestand

Little Rock, AR
May 26-31
Dickey-Stephens Park, North Little Rock
3 vs Midland, 3 vs Amarillo

Dodgers homestand

Oklahoma City, OK
May 26 - Jun 2
Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
4 vs OMA, 4 vs MEM

Chicago Gospel Music Festival

Chicago, IL
May 26-30
Millennium Park
Free festival featuring performances from top gospel acts.

Scott Joplin Ragtime Festival

Sedalia, MO
May 27-30
various venues, Historic Downtown Sedalia
Free concerts and festival honoring composer Scott Joplin.

Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis

St. Louis, MO
May 27 - Jun 21
Forest Park
2019: Love's Labors Lost

Ball High School Graduation

Galveston, TX
May 28
Moody Gardens

McGregor High School Graduation

McGregor, TX
May 29
McGregor High School Gymnasium

Cardinals homestand

St. Louis, MO
May 29 - Jun 2
Busch Stadium
3 vs PIT, 2 vs TOR

Diamondbacks homestand

Phoenix--Metro Center, AZ
May 29 - Jun 7
Chase Field
3 vs DET, 3 vs COL, 3 vs SD

Gainesville High School Graduation

Gainesville, TX
May 29
UNT Coliseum, in Denton

Del Rio High School Graduation

Del Rio, TX
May 29
Del Rio High School, 100 Memorial Dr.

Movies Under the Stars

Maricopa, AZ
May 29 - Jun 6
Copper Sky Recreational Complex
Saturday evenings only, 7-10pm

Nacogdoches High School Graduation

Nacogdoches, TX
May 29
Nacogdoches High School, 4310 Appleby Sand Rd

Alpine High School Graduation

Alpine, TX
May 29
Pete P. Gallego Center, SRSU campus

Temple High School Graduation

Temple, TX
May 30
Temple High School, 415 N 31st St

Tour de Rock

Little Rock, AR
May 30
Burns Park, North Little Rock

Hot Springs Music Festival

Hot Springs, AR
May 31 - Jun 13
various locations

Dodgers homestand

Los Angeles, CA
Jun 1-7
Dodger Stadium
3 vs ATL, 4 vs COL

Round Rock Express homestand

Taylor, TX
Jun 3-7
Dell Diamond
5 vs NAS

Missions homestand

San Antonio, TX
Jun 3-7
Wolff Stadium
5 vs MEM

Corvette Classic Car Show

Marshall, TX
Jun 4-6
downtown Jefferson Tx (18 mi north)

Into the Woods

Independence, MO
Jun 4-14
City Theatre of Independence, Roger T Sermon Center, 201 N Dodgion
Thurs-Sun only

International Carillon Festival

Springfield, IL
Jun 4-7
Thomas Rees Carillon (Washington Park)
Only event of its kind in the world.

David Foster Wallace Conference

Austin, TX
Jun 4-6
Harry Ransom Center

Taste of Dallas

Dallas, TX
Jun 5-7
Dallas Market Center, Main Hall
Outdoor music and food festival. Strolling entertainers during the day Friday.

Chicago Blues Festival

Chicago, IL
Jun 5-7
Millenium Park
The largest free outdoors blues event in the world; 11am-930pm each day.

Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest

Chicago, IL
Jun 6-7
S. Dearborn between Congress and Polk
Historic Printers Row district hosts booksellers displaying new, used and antiquarian books for sale. 10:00a-6:00p

Vaile Strawberry Festival

Independence, MO
Jun 6
Vaile Mansion, 1500 N Liberty
Antiques, crafts music, and strawberry treats . Tours of historic mansion for $6.

Garden Fair Weekend

Rockford, IL
Jun 6-7
Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden, 2701 Clifton Av

Arkansas Writer's Conference

Little Rock, AR
Jun 6
Hilton Garden Inn, 4100 Glover Ln, North Little Rock

Longview High School Graduation

Longview, TX
Jun 6
Lobo Stadium

Craig High School Graduation

Janesville, WI
Jun 6
Monterey Stadium - CHS Gym in case of rain

Texas Folklife Festival

San Antonio, TX
Jun 6-7
UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures - Hemisfair Park
Celebration of the diverse ethnic and cultural groups that settled Texas.

Knox College Spring Commencement

Galesburg, IL
Jun 7
South Lawn of Old Main


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