Capital District Media Releases

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Historic Locomotive Repairs Begin at Railtown 1897 State Historic Park
All Aboard! Railtown 1897 Offers Train Rides Behind Sierra No. 3 All Labor Day Weekend
Sutter’s Fort Tempts the Palates of Foodies Everywhere With a Savory & Sweet Chocolate Theme for “Feast at the Fort” on September 21
Major Renovation Project Underway For Sutter’s Fort Historic Central Building
Railroad Museum Presents Special “Diesel Days” in July, August & September
Round-Trip Shuttle Service Now Available from Railroad Museum to Sacramento Zoo on Weekends This Summer
Railroad Museum to Debut Powerful New Exhibit Titled “Double Exposure” Opening September 14
Sutter’s Fort Joins “Farm-to-Fork” Effort & Presents “Feast at the Fort” on September 21
Lively, Fun & Free, “Time Travel Weekends” Street Theater Resumes in Old Sacramento on June 29
2nd Annual “Spotlight on Railtown” Evening Fundraiser Scheduled for Saturday, July 20
Railtown 1897 Presents Popular “Singing Rails” Railroad Music Festival on August 3
Sonora Photo Club to Present Photo “In Train View” Photo Exhibit at Railtown 1897 through Labor Day
Railtown 1897 Celebrates 4th of July Extended Holiday with Live Music & Rides Behind Sierra No.3!
Railtown 1897 Announces Diesel Train Rides on Wednesdays July 10 through August 28
Railroad Museum Celebrates “Diesels & Dads” On Father’s Day Weekend - June 15 & 16
Railtown 1897 to Give Dads the Star Treatment on Father’s Day With Train Rides Behind Sierra No. 3 and Complimentary Commemorative Chocolate Bars
State Indian Museum Celebrates Native California Heritage With “Gathering of Honored Elders” Event
Railroad Museum Calls Out for Summer Volunteers!
Railroad Museum Celebrates Summer With Special “Ales on the Rails” Sunset Train Ride – June 8
All Aboard! Excursion Trains are Running Memorial Day Weekend at Railtown 1897
Railroad Museum Gets in the Jazzy Spirit With Music Aboard Trains & Free Admission to Sacramento Music Festival Badge Holders
Celebrate National Train Day at the California State Railroad Museum – May 11

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Railtown 1897 Gives Moms the Star Treatment on Mother’s Day With Train Rides Behind Sierra No. 3 and Complimentary Commemorative Chocolate Bars
After Major Rehabilitation, Railroad Museum Returns Heavy Duty 80-Foot Turntable to Service
Railtown 1897 Celebrates Railroading As Part of “National Train Day” on May 11!
Governor’s Mansion Presents “The Magic of Spring, A Garden Affair” on May 18
Railroad Museum to Debut Final Phase of Popular Fruit Crate Art When “Pick Me! A Bumper Crop from the Pacific Coast” Exhibit Opens May 1
Celebrate Spring Aboard Railtown 1897’s Wildflower Train Behind the Famous Sierra No. 3!
Railtown 1897 Offers Behind-the-Scenes Shop Tours On Tuesday Mornings Beginning March 26

Ready, Set, Shop...Two Capital District Historic Parks Unite to Host Annual Artisan Shopping Weekend
With Train Rides Behind the Historic Sierra No. 3 All Weekend, Railtown 1897 Steam Train Operating Season Begins on Saturday, April 6
All Aboard! Railroad Museum to Resume Weekend Excursion Train Rides in Old Sacramento Beginning April 6-7
Sutter’s Fort Recognizes Women’s History Month With Historian Cheryl Stapp as Special Guest During “Hands on History” Event on March 16
Railroad Museum Visitors are in for a Visual Treat With Debut of “Sweet Stop: Mike Kotowski’s Sugar Cane Trains of Hawaii” Exhibit - March 12
California State Capitol Museum Showcases “Contemporary Native American Art” Exhibit
Railtown 1897 Seeks Interested Volunteers, Hosts Special Open House & Training Program
Railroad Museum Calls Out for Volunteers in 2013!