Historic train rides
Spend Memorial Day weekend riding a train through California’s scenic Gold Country. Railtown 1897 Historic State Park will offer its popular excursions all three days, with a local musician singing and playing banjo onboard. And on May 26 visitors can ride behind a vintage diesel locomotive.
Trips depart every hour from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The 6-mile journey lasts approximately 45 minutes. Tickets are $15 general, $8 for ages 6 to 17 and free for younger children. 18115 Fifth Ave., Jamestown. For more information, call (209) 984-3953 or visit www.railtown1897.org.
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