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Reasons to Ride

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2/27/2020 - 3/12/2020


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.

Thoroughbred season

Hot Springs, AR
thru May 2
Oaklawn Jockey Club
57 racing dates total. Final week is Racing Festival of the South.

Arizona Renaissance Festival

Phoenix--Metro Center, AZ
thru Mar 29
12601 E Hwy 60, Apache Junction
Sat-Sun, plus President's Day

Beloit International Film Festival

South Beloit, IL
thru Mar 1
Multiple locations
Scores of screenings, plus Beloit Midwest Film Competition

Hill Country Flyer

Austin, TX
thru Apr 30
401 E Whitestone Blvd, Cedar Park
Saturdays only, train trip from Cedar Park to Burnett and return

New Iberia Azalea Tour

New Iberia, LA
thru Mar 10
Various locations
Self-drive tour. Pick up road map at visitors bureau.

Little Rock Marathon

Little Rock, AR
Feb 28 - Mar 1
Across the river, through historic neighborhoods, ending at the capitol
Includes half marathon, relay marathon, 5K, kids marathon

Arkansas Flower and Garden Show

Little Rock, AR
Feb 28 - Mar 1
Hall of Industry, State Fairgrounds

The Cowtown

Fort Worth, TX
Feb 28 - Mar 1
Start and end at Will Rogers Memorial Center
Six running events including marathon.

Dallas Blooms

Dallas, TX
Feb 29 - Apr 12
Dallas Arboretum
9:00a-5:00p daily. 400,000 blooming bulbs and numerous other flowering plants.

Innings Festival

Tempe, AZ
Feb 29 - Mar 1
Beach Park and Arts Park, Tempe AZ
music festival

13.1 Marathon

Chicago, IL
Mar 1
South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 South Shore Dr.

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Houston, TX
Mar 3-22
NRG Park

Carter County Junior Livestock Show

Ardmore, OK
Mar 3-6
Fairgrounds

M3F Music Festival

Maricopa, AZ
Mar 6-8
Margared Hance Park, 1202 N 3rd St, Phoenix

North Texas Irish Festival

Dallas, TX
Mar 6-8
Fair Park
Largest Celtic festival in the Southwest; 40 bands on 7 stages, cultural exhibits, traditional Irish food.

Midnight at the Oasis

Yuma, AZ
Mar 6-8
Ray Kroc Baseball Complex
Classic car parade, show, live music, food pavilion, kids' rides.

Thoroughbred Racing Season

Oklahoma City, OK
Mar 6 - May 30
Remington Park
Thursday-Sunday only.

Lantern Festival

Los Angeles, CA
Mar 7
Chinese American Museum, at Olvera Street

Sock Monkey Madness

Rockford, IL
Mar 7
Midway Village and Museum Center, 6799 Guilford Rd
Commemoration of Rockford's once thriving knitting industry and boom of the stuffed sock toy made from Rockford Red Heel Socks.

Skechers Performance LA Marathon

Los Angeles, CA
Mar 8
Dodger Stadium to Santa Monica Pier
Route passes through Leimert Park--the historic heart of the African-American community, as well as Little Ethiopia, Koreatown, Hancock Park and downtown.


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