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Marion Union Station presents Summerail 2019
Saturday, August 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Join us at the historic Marion Palace Theatre to escape the summer heat and enjoy a day of high-quality railroad photography. There will be multimedia digital presentations, all set to music and/or narration. The programs will run from 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm, with a break for dinner (on your own) from approximately 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm. A railroad show and sale will be set up in the May Pavilion in the same complex just west of the Palace Theatre from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. 12 noon – 1:00 pm the Wurlitzer Theatre Organ will be played in theatre.
Summerail 2019 Presenters
Bryan Bechtold – The Kyle Railroad and the Great Plains
R G Edmonson – Missouri Scrapbook
Jerry Jordak – 25 Years of Railfanning the Keystone State
Frank Keller – North to Alaska, 2008-2018
Mike McBride – Riding the C&NW Carousel
Garland McKee – KCS Speedway
Vic Neves – Forty Years and Counting
Mike Schafer – Illinois Terminal
Ron Spiga – Assignment: Heidelberg West Germany, 1970
Dave Stanley – Oregon’s Lumbering Ghosts
Visit Marion Union Station and AC Tower
The Marion Union Station Assoc. is a non-profit organization and is just two blocks west of the Palace Theatre. The station and interlocking tower will be open for tours and train watching all day Friday afternoon/evening, all day Saturday and Sunday AM, the weekend of Summerail. Admission to the Marion Union Station and AC Interlocking Tower is free, although donations are encouraged.
TICKETS are $25 to the Summerail multi-media shows and can be ordered below or at the door. This includes admission to the train show & sale.
ADMISSION to train show & sale ONLY is $5 purchased at the door.
PARKING is available in the lot to the northeast of the theater behind the Marion County Building or limited parking at the Marion Union