For Immediate Release
Event Date: August 16th, 2014
7th Annual Topeka Railroad Festival,
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Topeka, Kansas, July 31, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) -
The 7th Annual
Topeka Railroad Festival will
be held Saturday, August 16, 9:30am – 4:30pm,
Great Overland Station,
701 N Kansas Ave.,
Topeka, KS. The Festival celebrates
Topeka’s rich railroad heritage with telegraph demonstrations, handcar rides,
tours of the new railroad park, trackless train rides, model train layouts,
model demonstrations, kids’ activities, great food and entertainment and much
more. Admission is $6 in advance, $10 at the gate, ages 2 & under are free.
Railroad Heritage, Inc. (RHI) is a not-for-profit
corporation whose mission is to preserve the rich railroad heritage and other
significant history of Topeka and northeast Kansas. RHI successfully preserved
and restored the 1927 Union Pacific Railroad Station in Topeka, creating the
Great Overland Station Museum and Education Center where there are exhibits,
displays, educational programming and activities that represent the history and
heritage in a way that engages the interest of the general public.
For more details visit
Media Contact: Trisha Smith
Media Visits: Complimentary media visits for journalists
on assignment or with approved credentials. If you are unable to accept a
courtesy visit, a press rate can be negotiated.
Railroad Heritage, Inc.
701 N Kansas Ave, Topeka, Kansas, 66608