2009 CCRRF Dates Announced

1st Annual Central Coast Railroad Festival Set for October 8-12, 2009

Family Fun Event with Activities from Paso Robles to Santa Maria

July 29, 2009 The First Annual Central Coast Railroad Festival is set for October 8-12, 2009, in the heart of the California Central Coast. A variety of events and activities will take place at various venues and railroad locations throughout San Luis Obispo and northern Santa Barbara Counties.

The Central Coast Railroad Festival will be a family friendly event designed to please both the casual train buff and the avid rail fan. Attendees will be able to celebrate rail's history and future while participating in all types of modeling, various train rides, exhibits, ceremonies, dedications, historical presentations and special programs. Numerous rail organizations, historical societies, libraries and tourist attractions will be involved with the events.

Amtrak rides along the beautiful Central Coast beaches and through the spacious hillsides will also be available. The festival events will all happen within the backdrop of the Central Coast's wonderland of rolling hills, wineries, beaches, missions and castles!

Complete information and a schedule of events for the Central Coast Railroad Festival can be found at www.ccrrf.com or by calling the festival office at 805-773-4173.