Bryson City, NC (PRWEB) March 30, 2009
The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad is pleased to announce our Peanuts™ Easter Beagle Express on Friday, April 10th, and Saturday, April 11th, 2009. Trains will depart the historic Bryson City depot at 10:30am. The train will travel along the Tuckasegee River, cross over the Fontana Lake Trestle and into the Nantahala River Gorge for a 4 ½ hour journey. Celebrate springtime aboard this festive Holiday event.
Passengers will join Snoopy, Lucy, Charlie Brown and our Easter Bunnies for old fashioned Easter fun during the 1 hour layover at the Nantahala Outdoor Center. Festivities include an Easter egg hunt with special prizes, egg decorating, storytelling, coloring sheets, temporary tattoos, snacks with Snoopy and more. There will also be plenty of opportunities for pictures, so do not forget your camera!
Advance tickets are required, as seating is limited. Adult tickets are $ 49.00 and children two and up are $29.00. Limited Crown Coach upgrades are available.
Admission to the Smoky Mountain Trains Museum is included with ticket purchase. Without tickets, admission to the museum is $9 for adults and $5 for children.
Don't forget the Great Smoky Mountains National Park will be celebrating its 75th anniversary this year with a year-long series of events and activities, located just minutes from Great Smoky Mountains Railroad.
For more information and reservations please call 800-872-4681 or http://www.GSMR.COM.
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