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

Reasons to Ride

All events
9/28/2020 - 10/12/2020

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.

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

Kansas City Renaissance Festival

Kansas City, MO
thru Oct 18
126th St. & Parallel Pkwy, Bonner Springs, KS
7-weekend event, plus Labor Day and Columbus Day

Verde Canyon Railroad - Ales on Rails

Maricopa, AZ
thru Oct 31
300 N Broadway, Clarksdale AZ
11am-5pm train ride featuring Arizona craft beers

State Fair of Texas

Dallas, TX
thru Oct 18
Fair Park

Austin City Limits Music Festival

Austin, TX
Oct 2-11
Zilker Park
Fri-Sat-Sun only. Local, regional and national music acts on 6 stages

Texas Rice Festival

Beaumont, TX
Oct 2-4
Winnie-Stowell Park, in Winnie (28 mi W)

Celebration of Our Mountains

El Paso, TX
Oct 7 - Dec 7

Southwestern New Mexico State Fair

Deming, NM
Oct 7-11
Fairgrounds, 4300 Raymond Reed Rd

Documentary Film Festival

Hot Springs, AR
Oct 9-17
Arlington Hotel

Greater St. Louis Metro Area Train Show

Kirkwood, MO
Oct 10-11
Kirkwood Community Center, 111 S Geyer Rd
All scales. Swap tables, layouts, door prices. Presented by Mississippi Valley N Scalers

Wings over Houston Air Show

Houston, TX
Oct 10-11
Ellington Airport
Large display of WWII warbirds and modern military aircraft, aerobatics, Canadian Air Force Snowbirds.

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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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