Parks and Recreation : carrousel and train
Yearly Activities and events -- 2010-2011


2012
January (Winter Hours)

Martin Luther King Holiday
*Carrousel only – In addition to regular Winter hours (FSS*), open for the Holiday Monday from 1-5:00  PM.   If weather is suitable, the train may run as well on Holiday Schedule.

February (Winter Hours)

Valentine’s Day Lunch February 14

Annual lunch with music and buffet. Call or see the website for more information. Reservations required. 704-484-6476.

Carrousel Open 1:30-5:00  PM


March (Spring Hours)
Spring hours begin and Rotary Train returns March 1 (See main Carrousel Page)

All-Aboard Special - Spring Excursions - On special days: no operator fees for groups at the Carrousel and Mini Train (Dates TBA, See detail Park Office at 704 484-6811 to make reservations.)

April (Spring Hours)
Easter Monday and Wednesday 1-6:00 PM.
Carrousel and Train – In addition to regular Spring hours (T, F, S, S*), open for the Holiday Monday  and Wednesday from 1-6:00 PM.
Merry-Go-Round Festival - Last Saturday in April
All day rides, food, fireworks. Family fun -- one modest price includes all rides.

May (Spring Hours)
Memorial Day Monday hours
Carrousel and Train – In addition to regular Spring hours (T, F, S, S*), open for the Holiday Monday from 1-6:00 PM.

June (Summer Hours)
6/1 Summer hours begin - Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 5-8:00 PM; Sat. 1-6:00 PM, Sunday 1:30-6:00 PM.

July (Summer Hours)
Fun in the Park Wednesday, July 4.
See main page links or Special Events Calendar link for more.

August (Summer Hours)

September (Fall Hours)
9/3 Labor Day Monday hours
Carrousel and Train – In addition to regular Fall hours (T, F, S, S*), open for the Holiday Monday from 1-6:00 PM.

 

October (Fall Hours)

Spooky Train and the Talking Pumpkin at the Carrousel. October 25, 26, & 27.

November (Fall Hours)
Oopen Thanksgiving Day 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

December (Winter Hours)
Photos with Santa on the Carrousel. Saturday, December 8.
Polar Express reading at the Depot and other Christmas events.

During the holidays we will have special schedules (including the Rotary Train if weather allows). Open Thursday, Dec. 27, Monday Dec. 31, New Year's Day Jan. 1 all from 1-5 PM in addition to Winter hours (Fri, Sat. 1-5; Sun 1:30-5).

2013

January (Winter Hours)

Open New Year's Day Jan. 1 all from 1-5 PM

in addition to Winter hours (Fri, Sat. 1-5; Sun 1:30-5).

Martin Luther King Holiday
*Carrousel only – In addition to regular Winter hours (FSS*), open for the Holiday Monday from 1-5:00  PM.   If weather is suitable, the train may run as well on Holiday Schedule.

February (Winter Hours)

Valentine’s Day Lunch Thursday, February 14

Annual lunch with music and buffet. Call or see the website for more information. Reservations required. 704-484-6476.

Carrousel Open 1:30-5:00  PM


March (Spring Hours)
Spring hours begin and Rotary Train returns March 1 (See main Carrousel Page)

All-Aboard Special - Spring Excursions - On special days: no operator fees for groups at the Carrousel and Mini Train (Dates TBA, See detail Park Office at 704 484-6811 to make reservations.)

April (Spring Hours)
Easter Monday and Wednesday 1-6:00 PM.
Carrousel and Train – In addition to regular Spring hours (T, F, S, S*), open for the Holiday Monday  and Wednesday from 1-6:00 PM.
Merry-Go-Round Festival - Last Saturday in April
All day rides, food, fireworks. Family fun -- one modest price includes all rides.

May (Spring Hours)
5/27 Memorial Day Monday hours
Carrousel and Train – In addition to regular Spring hours (T, F, S, S*), open for the Holiday Monday from 1-6:00 PM.

June (Summer Hours)
Saturday, 6/1 Summer hours begin - Tuesday through Friday, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 5-8:00 PM; Sat. 1-6:00 PM, Sunday 1:30-6:00 PM.

Details of events subject to change.

 

Carrousel and Train Hours Of Operation

Spring (March - April - May)
Thursday - Saturday 1:00 until 6:00 PM
Sunday 1:30 until 6:00 PM

Summer (June - July - August)
Tuesday - Friday 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM & 5:00 until 8:00 PM
Saturday 1:00 Until 6:00 PM
Sunday 1:30 Until 6:00 PM

Fall (September - October - November)
Thursday - Saturday 1:00 until 6:00 PM
Sunday 1:30 until 6:00 PM

Winter (December - January - February)
Train is closed in Winter
Except Special Holiday Hours

Rates $ .50 Per Ride

Phone: 704-484-6476

For Private Parties, Day Cares & Schools, call 704-484-6811
For general amusements information call 704-484-6476

 
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