The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum has announced its schedule for the family friendly Halloween Eerie Express Funhouse. The 5th annual Eerie Express Funhouse is a 90 minute experience leaving from Grand Junction Depot at 4119 Cromwell Road in Chattanooga.
Features include a "pick your own pumpkin patch" and petting zoo, a train excursion through tunnels and over bridges, storytelling, tour through the gentle thrills Eerie Express Fun House, hot cider, blacklight mini golf, games, temporary tattoos, coloring pages, ride back to Grand Junction, and a bag of treats for the children. The Funhouse is a 20-room, 2,000-square-foot Halloween treat.
"The Eerie Express is a wonderful kid friendly Halloween experience," said Steve Freer, TVRM spokesperson. "We love to have families bring their costumed children to win prizes, enjoy the the safe atmosphere and have fun," he added.
The Halloween Eerie Express will be open on Oct. 11,12, 18, 19, 25, and 26. Train departure times are nightly 5:45 p.m. and 7:45 p.m. The Eerie Express is a typical sellout, so advance ticket purchase is highly recommended. All tickets are $22 for ages two and up and can be purchased online at tvrail.com
or by calling 423/894-8028
The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is a non-profit, educational corporation and the largest operating historic railroad in the Southeast. TVRM's mission is to preserve the history of railroading for future generations and was found in 1961.