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Scarecrow Junction

Presented by Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum at Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum, Calera AL

Oct 03 - 31 2020
Scarecrow Junction

Bring your family to Scarecrow Junction at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum in Calera every weekend in October. It’s a NEW family-fun, fall festival event that you don’t want to miss!

Seek out the hidden scarecrows displayed throughout the museum grounds and get your tickets to ride not just one – but two – different railroads. Ride behind the full-size, diesel C&S locomotive and, while you’re visiting, be sure to buy a ticket to ride the newly restored Shelby & Southern Narrow Gauge Steam Railroad and get your very own souvenir Golden Spike! Tickets for the Calera & Shelby Railroad Available online prior to the event. Tickets for the Shelby & Southern Railroad are

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Calera & Shelby Railroad 

Departing Saturdays 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM

Departing Sundays 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM

Approximate trip time 1 hours 30 mins.

Tickets $15

Under 2 Free when sitting in your lap.

Cash & Credit Accepted

Shelby & Southern Railroad Narrow Gauge Railroad

Come ride on the former Birmingham Zoo train! Enjoy the thrill of riding behind a real steam locomotive!

Departs regularly throughout the event.

Approximate time 5 mins.

All tickets $3.50 ages 2 and up

Cash and Credit Accepted

Contact: (205) 757-8383


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  • Oct 24, 2020 at 10:00 am - 02:30 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 25, 2020 at 01:00 pm - 04:30 pm (Sun)
  • Oct 31, 2020 at 10:00 am - 02:30 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum

1919 9th Street, Calera, AL 35040

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