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Ride NC By Train to the Lexington BBQ

Date/Time

October 27, 2018
06:30 AM until 06:30 PM

Description

Get ready for a day filled with Lexington barbecue, live music and family friendly attractions as NC By Train gets you to the Lexington Barbecue Festival on Oct. 27, dropping you off at the welcome center thanks to a one-day special train stop.

Over 200,000 people are expected to attend this free festival which spans a 10-block stretch of uptown Lexington with 400 vendors and plenty of barbecue. It all begins at 8:30 a.m. and runs until 6 p.m.

NC By Train’s Piedmont and Carolinian trains, which stop at seven stations between Charlotte and Raleigh, will drop off/pick up passengers in Lexington in the morning and afternoon. Get your tickets and save 15 percent at this link (station code: LEX)!

Depart from and arrive back at any of these stops: Burlington, Durham, Cary and Raleigh

From Raleigh area:

  • Take the morning 6:30 a.m. Piedmont 73 train which arrives in Lexington at 8:36 a.m.
  • Take the 10 a.m. midday Piedmont 75 train which arrives at 12:06 p.m.

Toward Raleigh area:

  • Take Piedmont 76 departing at 4:13 p.m. and arrive in Raleigh at 6:26 p.m.
  • Take Piedmont 78 departing at 7:58 p.m. and arrive in Raleigh at 10:11 p.m.

Depart from and arrive back at any of these stops: Burlington, Durham, Cary and Raleigh

Cost

Train price varies; free festival

Location

View map Raleigh Union Station
510 W. Martin St.
Raleigh, NC

Additional Information

Sponsor

NC By Train

Phone

800-298-7246

Contact name

Alison Boswell

Contact email

abboswell@ncdot.gov

Ages:

All ages

Town:

Raleigh

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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Ride NC By Train to the Lexington BBQ

Date/Time

October 27, 2018
06:30 AM until 06:30 PM

Description

Get ready for a day filled with Lexington barbecue, live music and family friendly attractions as NC By Train gets you to the Lexington Barbecue Festival on Oct. 27, dropping you off at the welcome center thanks to a one-day special train stop.

Over 200,000 people are expected to attend this free festival which spans a 10-block stretch of uptown Lexington with 400 vendors and plenty of barbecue. It all begins at 8:30 a.m. and runs until 6 p.m.

NC By Train’s Piedmont and Carolinian trains, which stop at seven stations between Charlotte and Raleigh, will drop off/pick up passengers in Lexington in the morning and afternoon. Get your tickets and save 15 percent at this link (station code: LEX)!

Depart from and arrive back at any of these stops: Burlington, Durham, Cary and Raleigh

From Raleigh area:

  • Take the morning 6:30 a.m. Piedmont 73 train which arrives in Lexington at 8:36 a.m.
  • Take the 10 a.m. midday Piedmont 75 train which arrives at 12:06 p.m.

Toward Raleigh area:

  • Take Piedmont 76 departing at 4:13 p.m. and arrive in Raleigh at 6:26 p.m.
  • Take Piedmont 78 departing at 7:58 p.m. and arrive in Raleigh at 10:11 p.m.

Depart from and arrive back at any of these stops: Burlington, Durham, Cary and Raleigh

Cost

Train price varies; free festival

Location

View map Raleigh Union Station
510 W. Martin St.
Raleigh, NC

Additional Information

Sponsor

NC By Train

Phone

800-298-7246

Contact name

Alison Boswell

Contact email

abboswell@ncdot.gov

Ages:

All ages

Town:

Raleigh

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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