GRAPEVINE, TEXAS (June 20, 2017) – Experience the Wild West with new onboard entertainment aboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad on the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards Excursion every Saturday and Sunday now through Labor Day. Ride in authentic 1920s-era Victorian coaches along the Historic Cotton Belt Route as 1880s-themed western characters provide a unique and memorable experience. The Grapevine Vintage Railroad is located at 705 S. Main St. in Grapevine.
Onboard entertainment will feature cowboys and family-friendly saloon girls, who will greet guests, share historical and interesting facts about Grapevine, tell family-friendly jokes and provide photo opportunities for riders throughout the trip. Appropriate for all ages, the Grapevine to Fort Worth Stockyards Excursions depart from Grapevine’s Cotton Belt Depot, 705 S. Main St., at 1 p.m. The train departs to return to Grapevine at 4:15 p.m. Estimated return time to Grapevine is 5:45 p.m.
Now through Labor Day, Grapevine Vintage Railroad excursions take place Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. However, onboard entertainment is only on the Saturday and Sunday Historic Fort Worth Stockyards Excursions.
Trains board 30 minutes prior to departure and depart promptly at the scheduled time. Tickets range in price from $18 to $26. Online or phone purchase is recommended. Tickets are on sale now at www.GVRR.com. Same day ticket sales are subject to walk up availability only.
For additional information about Grapevine, please call the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau at 817-410-3185 or visit www.GrapevineTexasUSA.com.