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Reasons to Ride

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8/10/2020 - 8/24/2020

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.

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

Grant Park Music Festival

Chicago, IL
thru Aug 15
Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park
Free outdoor classical music series; see website for schedule dates.

Missions homestand

San Antonio, TX
thru Aug 11
Wolff Stadium
3 vs ABQ, 4 vs ELP

Cardinals homestand

St. Louis, MO
thru Aug 16
Busch Stadium
3 vs CIN, 3 vs PIT, 3 vs MIL

Round Rock Express homestand

Taylor, TX
thru Aug 11
Dell Diamond
3 vs ELP, 4 vs ABQ

Diamondbacks homestand

Phoenix--Metro Center, AZ
Aug 10-23
Chase Field
4 vs COL, 2 vs KC, 4 vs SF

Illinois State Fair

Springfield, IL
Aug 13-23
State Fairgrounds

Missouri State Fair

Sedalia, MO
Aug 13-23
State Fairgrounds

Arkansas Travelers homestand

Little Rock, AR
Aug 13-16
Dickey-Stephens Park, North Little Rock
4 vs Northwest Arkansas

Dodgers homestand

Oklahoma City, OK
Aug 13-16
Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark
4 vs OMA

Dodgers homestand

Los Angeles, CA
Aug 14-16
Dodger Stadium
3 vs ARI

Chicago Air and Water Show

Chicago, IL
Aug 15-16
North Avenue Beach

Astros homestand

Houston, TX
Aug 17-23
Minute Maid Park
3 vs SEA, 3 vs TEX

Round Rock Express homestand

Taylor, TX
Aug 17-23
Dell Diamond
3 vs WCH, 4 vs OKC

Missions homestand

San Antonio, TX
Aug 17-23
Wolff Stadium
3 vs OKC, 4 vs WCH

Great American Duck Race

Deming, NM
Aug 20-23
Courthouse Park and other downtown locations
Games, entertainment, food, and duck races in a carnival atmosphere.

AIA Sandcastle Competition

Galveston, TX
Aug 22
East Beach
80-team competition: architects, desginers, engineers and contractors

Sweet Corn Blues Festival

Bloomington [Normal], IL
Aug 22-23
Uptown Normal
Live music, corn eating contest

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Bring a group and save

Organizing a caravan to a big event? Amtrak offers special group rates and arrangements--all the way up to a private car!

Planning a convention or business meeting? Add Amtrak to your list of "official carriers"! We can arrange special discounted fares for your group, with an exclusive code just like the airlines. What's more, the Amtrak station is often an easy walk or a short cab fare from popular meeting venues. Give your attendees another convenient transportation choice.

For information on group sales, charters and convention/meeting packages, contact the Texas Eagle product line at 1-800-669-8509.

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