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Saturday, May 27

David Holt and the Lightning Bolts enlivens old-time music with a new time jolt, and a sound that is full, driving and energetic. Shows at Noon and 3:00 pm

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

June 9-18

Experience everyone’s favorite train like never before as Thomas the Tank Engine™ chugs his way through the Blue Ridge Mountains. Children can meet and take pictures with Sir Topham Hatt™, listen to Thomas and Friends™ storytelling, and enjoy activities in the Imagination Station.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

Tuesday, July 4

Celebrate July 4th with a day of family fun at Tweetsie Railroad, and the High Country’s most spectacular fireworks display. The park will remain open until 9:00 pm and fireworks begin at 9:30 pm.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

July 7, 8, and 9

Leonardo, Raphael, Donatello, and Michelangelo will be appearing at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

Saturdays, July 8, 15, 22, and 29

During select Saturdays in July the park stays open late, until 9:00 p.m., so you can make more time for family memories. Enjoy evening train and stage shows, rides at dusk, and fun throughout the park.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

July 22–30, 2017

These incredible dogs have delighted audiences nationwide at halftime shows and on television. Don’t miss them live at Tweetsie Railroad! Shows at 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Saturday evening show at 7:00 p.m.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

August 4, 5, and 6

Tyrone, Pablo, and Uniqua, from Nickelodeon's hit preschool series The Backyardigans are coming to Tweetsie Railroad. Appearances daily at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. 

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

August 12 & 13

Come hear Grammy-winning music and comedy from America’s Favorite Cowboys. Shows at noon and 3:00 p.m.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

August 26 and 27

A unique weekend celebrating the history of Tweetsie Railroad, the ET&WNC Railroad, and mountain culture.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

September 22–23, 29-30; October 6-7, 13–14, 20–21, 27–28

It's safe, scary fun for the whole family! Kids will enjoy the Halloween shows and trick-or-treating. And take a chilling journey into the night on the Ghost Train—if you dare! Advance tickets required.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

November 24-25, December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, & 29-30; 5:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Enjoy the wonder of the park dazzlingly lit for the holidays, with a nighttime train and more.

Tweetsie Railroad
300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC
28605
USA

300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
800.526.5740