The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

June 20, 2013

Tickets going fast for free train ride on Parade Saturday

By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG -- A free, roundtrip train ride between Lewisburg and Winfield is new to the 4th of July parade events Saturday, June 29, part of this year's Union County Veterans Celebration -- and tickets are going fast.

"Availability is limited. There are a handful of departures at 1 p.m. left," said Abigail Showalter, events coordinator for this, the 19th annual summer celebration.

Tickets are available from North Shore Railroad, the sponsor of the train rides, at 356 Priestley Ave. in

Northumberland. Call (570) 473-7949 ext. 30 and ask for Diana or ext. 21 and ask for Nikki.

For a complete list of events for this year's celebration, visit the website