All aboard for fun!

February vacation is here and if the kids are bored, you can break up the monotony of winter days, with a picturesque ride through one of the most scenic parts of Maine.

Celebrating 150 years of railroading, the Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad offers some fun weekend trips from their location in Unity. Just about every weekend from Memorial Day until October, they host fun events, and if you haven’t had the pleasure of a good train ride, this is right up your alley. It really is a treat to experience this. They are making an exception to their normal operating procedures, by hosting some fun winter events that the whole family can enjoy!

Story Time, Pizza, and Train Ride

Tuesday, February 22nd 11am–1pm

Climb aboard for an adventure with a tale from the rails. The story is “Wild Zoo Train” by Carmela LaVigna Coyle, and is for kids in the 4-10 age range. Also, children can take home a copy of the book.

Enjoy a personal pizza, drink, and whoopie pie. Tickets are $20 for children, and $25 for adults.

The Classic Winter Train Ride

Saturday, February 26th 1:30-2:30pm
Saturday, March 12th 1:30-2:30pm
Saturday, March 26th 1:30-2:30pm
Enjoy Maine's winter scenery while you relax in a heated coach. During the train ride, enjoy hot chocolate and cookies!

Tickets are $21 for adults, $11 for children, and admission is free for infants. You have three chances to enjoy the fun, and break up the monotony of a long winter, so get your tickets today!

While you are there, you can also enjoy the day with lunch at the fantastic Mammie’s Restaurant, which is directly across the road from the station.

The Belfast & Moosehead Railroad, recommends that folks follow current CDC guidelines. All trains depart from Unity Station, in Unity, located at 212 Depot Street.

For more info and tickets, check out

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