Polar Express Trolley Ride

The Polar Express Trolley Ride is coming to Milledgeville. Last year we added 2 nights, for a total of 3, and it still sold out in the first hour.

2017 Polar Express Trolley tickets go on sale, Monday, November 13, 2017 at 12:30pm.

**It is important you read the important details & purchase rules below carefully.

Please be aware of our set rules, no exceptions, for ticket purchases this year.

  • Limit of six (6) tickets per adult present
  • In-person purchases only (cash & card accepted)
  • Ticket sales final, no refunds or exchanges

*It is highly suggested to have the date & time (plus a few alternate choices) prior to arriving. The purchase line will not be held for purchaser phone calls or consults to decide on purchase.

Available ticket dates/times and prices are:

  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 – $10 each
  • Thursday, December 7, 2017 – $10 each
  • Friday, December 8, 2017 – $15 each
  • Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – $10 each
  • Thursday, December 14, 2017 – $10 each
  • Friday, December 15, 2017 – $15 each

Departure times available each night are:

  • 6:00pm
  • 6:30pm
  • 7:00pm
  • 7:30pm

November First Friday: Touch A Truck

Friday, November 4, 2016

Cars, trucks, and vehicles of all shapes and sizes will line up in the parking lot beside the post office in downtown Milledgeville for the November First Friday Touch-A-Truck event on November 4, from 6-8pm. Heavy equipment horns will sound, first responders’ lights flash, and the young and young at heart will have a chance to satisfy curiosity by getting up close to explore the vehicles. Including everything from fire trucks, an ambulance, tractor, police cars, and “Milly” the Trolley, the only way to tour the town with the expert guides at the Convention & Visitor’s Bureau.

“This is a unique opportunity to let community members of all ages see, touch, and interact while learning about the vehicles and agencies on site,” said Carlee Schulte, Milledgeville Main Street Executive Director. “This is a free, family event everyone can enjoy and we are deeply appreciative of our event sponsor Arcadia on the River and our many partners who made this event possible including the Baldwin County Fire Department, Baldwin County Sheriff’s Department, City of Milledgeville, Georgia Army National Guard, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Grady Emergency Management Services, Milledgeville Fire Department, Milledgeville Police Department & Law Enforcement Explorers Post #139, Milledgeville-Baldwin County Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Southside Equipment.”

Music will liven downtown with crowd-pleasing performances from Fall Line Rambler and Carlos Toombs- One-Man Band. Allied Arts will present a free public concert by 120/80 Band at 7:30pm in the historic Allen’s Market building, located at the intersection of North Wayne & McIntosh.

Free face painting will be available by the talented Lisa Marie Barry to create custom designs. The Georgia College Chemistry Club and the City of Milledgeville FOG (Fats, Oils & Grease) Prevention representatives have just what the kids want with hands-on engaging activities. There will be no shortage of fun!

Milledgeville Main Street is always interested in featuring new, unique entertainment for the monthly, family-friendly First Friday event in downtown Milledgeville. For performing artists interested in being involved or for more information about First Friday, visit Milledgeville Main Street on the web or contact the office at 478-414-4014 or mainstreetdesk@nullmilledgevillega.us.

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