Archive for October, 2009

Comments Off on Triad Live Steamers Promoting New Location and “Rail Kids”

NC-Based “Triad Live Steamers” have officially opened their new location in Harrisburg, NC and have a full schedule of fun events planned. Their “Rail Kids” program gives children the opportunity to interact more closely with the locomotives. Click HERE to learn more about “Rail Kids!” Triad Live Steamers Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to […]

Comments Off on “Halloween Village” outgrows Garrett Farms

It started as a passing fancy of a sort for one South Durhamite — one which came to take up a bit more space in his garage with each passing year: a collection of miniatures that form ghastly and ghoulish villages. And it drew children from around the neighborhood for the past six years, an […]

Comments Off on N.C. Garden Railroad Society at The State Fair!

Fairgoers and train enthusiasts won’t want to miss the working model train display that will be a new addition to the Flower and Garden Show at this year’s State Fair. The display is the creation of the N.C. Garden Railroad Society, which has turned a roughly 10-foot-by-40-foot plot of land into a miniature village setting complete with a church, a train depot, […]