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Marion Union Station presents Summerail 2019

Saturday, August 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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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



Saturday, August 10
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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