Blowing Rock, N.C. — Events are back at Tweetsie Railroad in Blowing Rock, and the amusement park has activities planned through the end of the year.
Here’s what’s on the schedule:
- Fireworks Extravaganza on July 4
- K9s In Flight Frisbee Dogs from July 24 to JUly 26 and July 29 to Aug. 1
- Riders in the Sky, Aug. 14 and Aug. 15
- Railroad Heritage Weekend, Aug. 28 and Aug. 29
- Ghost Train, Friday and Saturday nights, Sept. 24 to Oct. 30
- Tweetsie Christmas, select evenings, Nov. 19 through Dec. 30
Tweetsie is a classic North Carolina destination, first opened in 1957. In addition to the special events, you’ll also find a train ride featuring a western-themed slapstick comedy show, rides, animals and other performances. It’s about three hours from Raleigh. Check the website for details.