Twilight on the Rails rolls on Saturday
Twilight on a lovely evening, rolling fields, passing farms, and the rhythm of the rails are all on track as the Delaware & Ulster Railroad offers another moonlit excursion. Music, food, fun and a little romance play a part in this magical evening train ride through the scenic Catskills as the D&U rolls out of the Arkville depot on Saturday, Aug. 6 at 6 p.m.
The D&U welcomes “Country Express,” a traditional country music group. These talented musicians, led by Rob Laing, offer Classic country music from Hall of Fame greats will include tunes by Willie Nelson, Patsy Cline and Merle Haggard. Many other ballads, train songs and originals will echo through the mountain air.
Passengers are encouraged to pack a picnic dinner and beverages of choice. Be sure not to miss this opportunity to hear some of the finest traditional country music back dropped by some of the most beautiful scenery in the Catskills. Tickets are $17 per person.
Reservations are strongly suggested and can be made by calling the Arkville Depot at 845 586-DURR or the Stamford office at 607 652-2821.
The DURR is located on state Route 28 in the hamlet of Arkville.