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11Sep
Riding the Rails: Pablo Beach Train Day
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Beaches Museum
Date: September 11, 2021 to September 11, 2021
Where: Beaches Museum, 381 Beach Boulevard,, Duval County, Florida, United States, 32250
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Event Type: Other
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Join Beaches Museum in celebrating all things train during our annual "Riding the Rails: Pablo Beach Train Day" on Saturday, September 11 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Activities will include three operating model train layouts, a static display of historic model trains, and antique cars from the mid1900s. A trackless train will be giving rides through the neighborhood. All aboard for Make It and Take It! Ride the rails to this crafty station where children can create their own Chugga Chugga Choo Choo Art and Train Day souvenir. Tours of the Museum's 1911 steam locomotive, the 1900 Florida East Coast Foreman's House, and the Mayport Depot will also be available. Boy Scout Troop #37 will be selling beverages and lunch items including hamburgers and hotdogs. To open the "Riding the Rails: Pablo Beach Train Day" celebration, Beaches Museum is proud to present the screening of the classic silent film "The Flying Ace" on Thursday, September 9 at 7:00 p.m. Pre-register at www.beachesmuseum.org to attend this special feature. Riding the Rails: Pablo Beach Train Day is free and open to the public. Parking will be available at One Church, 324 North 5th Street, Jacksonville Beach, and rides to the event will be available through Beach Buggy. Pre-registration is required. For more information on this event visit our website www.beachesmuseum.org or call 904-241-5657.