Train offering coach seats and private rooms, with direct service in 43 cities between Chicago and Los Angeles

Reasons to Ride

All events
9/21/2018 - 10/5/2018

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.

Great Godfrey Maze

Alton, IL
thru Oct 28
Glazebrook Community Park, 1401 Stamper Lane, Godfrey IL.
7-acre cornfield in which 2.5 miles of trails have been cut. $6 adults, $2 children 5-11.

Pictures by the People

Poplar Bluff, MO
thru Sep 30
Margaret Harwell Art Museum, 421 N Main St
Juried show open to all photographers within 100 miles of Poplar Bluff

Oklahoma State Fair

Oklahoma City, OK
thru Sep 23
Fairgrounds (junction of I-44 and I-40)
Rodeo, concerts, midway and carnival.

Four States Fair and Rodeo

Texarkana, AR
thru Sep 23
Four States Fair Grounds

International Route 66 Mother Road Festival

Springfield, IL
Sep 21-23
Downtown Springfield
Classic vehicles, free live entertainment, chili cook off and worlds largest sock hop.

Maricopa Rams v. Gilbert Higley

Maricopa, AZ
Sep 21
MHS football field

Antique Alley Fall Yard Sale

Cleburne, TX
Sep 21-23
FM4 - Cleburne to Maypearl
25 mile shopping/flea market extravaganza along FM4 highway.

Texas v. TCU

Austin, TX
Sep 22
Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium

State Fair of Texas

Dallas, TX
Sep 28 - Oct 21
Fair Park

Blackburn College Homecoming

Carlinville, IL
Sep 28-30
Blackburn College campus

Pecan Street Fall Festival

Austin, TX
Sep 29-30
East Sixth Street, between Congress and IH 35
Musicians, food vendors, arts & crafts.

Big Dam Bridge 100 - Cycling Tour of Central Arkansas

Little Rock, AR
Sep 29

Red River Revel Arts Festival

Shreveport, LA
Sep 29 - Oct 7
Festival Plaza
Juried shows, 4 music stages, kids' activities

UMHB v. Southwestern

Temple, TX
Sep 29
Crusader Stadium

Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo

McGregor, TX
Oct 4-13
Heart O' Texas Fair Complex, 4601 Bosque Blvd, in Waco

Missouri Pacific Historical Society

Austin, TX
Oct 4-7
Drury Inn, 6711 N Interstate 35
MP RR historical society and models

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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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