Home to one of only a few operating train turntables in the United States, Summerville is truly a step back in time. Steam into Summerville Railroad Days runs October - mid-November, bringing weekend festivities to the Summerville Depot area each wekend. Artisans, entertainers, and food vendors are on hand for the arrival of the TVRM Steam Engine Passenger Trains. Beginning Thanksgiving weekend, the Summerville Santa Special Christmas Trains board from the Summerville Depot, offering a magical train adventure with Santa and his elves. Ticket information can be found on the website beginning in the fall.
Campers and outdoorist may want to visit Sloppy Floyd State Park, located just outside of the city. Those inspired by art will find world renowned folk artist Howard Finster's Paradise Garden a magical adventure.This is an attraction that folk art fans will not want to miss. Finster Fest, a celebration of folk art, Howard's art and the garden is held each year on Memorial Day weekend.
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Summerville, GA 30747
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Summerville is a city very proud of its small town atmosphere, excellent location for outdoor activities, no property taxes, abundant water resources and utilities. It is a safe and healthy community known for its local festivals, park activities, and annual holiday events.
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706-859-0900All aboard The Summerville Santa Special! This enchanting 75-minute train excursion departs from the Historic Summerville Depot beginning Thanksgiving weekend and runs... Find Out More
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