COME CELEBRATE THE LAUNCH OF THE GREEN LINE LIGHT RAIL!
Green Line service begins on Saturday, June 14th, and we're celebrating with a community kick-off celebration event.
Please join us for this daylong celebration that we're calling
The Great Midway Get Together.
A full day of festivities, fun and food for all ages is planned. And best of all, it's totally FREE! The fun will take place just south of the Hamline station site. As many as 300,000 people are expected to ride the rail the day of the launch. Here's the schedule for the day:
SATURDAY, JUNE 14, 2014
9:30 AM • RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY
10:00 AM • LRT SERVICE BEGINS
First Horn Blown by Nolan Luther from Make a Wish Minnesota
10:00AM - 4:00PM • FOOD & ENTERTAINMENT
Visit our version of the Great Midway Get Together
KIDWAY- Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, MN Children's Museum, Twin City Model Railroad Museum and more! Special appearance and photo opportunity with Sir Topham Hat from Thomas the Train and Friends, Courtesy of the MN Children's Museum.
MIDWAY MARKETPLACE- Featuring art, jewelry, clothing and more. There's something for everyone!
BUSINESS EXPO- featuring local business, coupons, drawings and more!
For more information or to volunteer contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 651-646-2636
9 AM - Flawless Drumline
9:45 AM - Hamline Pep Band
10:15 AM - Choo Choo Bob Show
10:45 AM - Lex-Ham Community Band
11:30 AM - Choo Choo Bob Show
MUSIC PRESENTED BY TURF CLUB
1 PM - Pill Hill
2 PM - The Dirt Road Ramblers
3 PM- The Crossing Guards
***First 1,000 kids receive en engineer hat for FREE!***
Tower Food Mini Market