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Autumn is a season of transformation. The leaves begin their magical metamorphosis, the air turns crisp, and the landscapes present a medley of vibrant colors. And what better way to witness this seasonal spectacle than aboard a classic steam train journeying through Georgia’s picturesque terrains?

We’re thrilled to announce that tickets for the iconic Summerville Steam and Chickamauga Turn are now available for purchase! This is your ticket to not just a train ride, but a journey back in time, a blend of history, nostalgia, and the beauty of autumn.

On September 16th, TVRM is elevating the railroading experience by presenting a special Double Header. For the first time, both the 4501 and 630 will be leading the charge to Summerville, GA. This extraordinary feat promises double the thrill, double the steam, and double the unforgettable memories.

Summerville Steam Dates are set, and they promise a series of spectacular rides:

  • September 16: The much-anticipated Double Header.
  • 4501 Featured Rides: Experience the power and grace of the 4501 on September 30, October 7, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, and November 4 & 5.

2023 Summerville Fall/ Holiday Event Schedule:

  • September 16 – Chili & Stew Cook-Off
  • October 7 – Sum Nelly Arts & Crafts Festival
  • October 14 – Summerville Mini Renaissance Festival
  • October 21-22 – Sequoyah Quilt Show
  • October 28 – Halloween Candy Walk & Pumpkin Palooza Festival
  • November 4-5 – Trains & Tracks Expo

For those who’ve always been captivated by the allure of the Chickamauga Turn, mark your calendars for:

  • September 23, 24, and October 8 & 29.

Whether you’re a steam train enthusiast, a history buff, or simply looking for the perfect autumn escape, these train trips are designed to offer something special for everyone. Feel the rhythm of the rails, hear the steam whistle’s echo, and be mesmerized by the passing autumnal landscapes.

So, don’t let this train leave the station without you. Book your seats now and embark on an unforgettable journey.