Contact: Andrea Seid
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
479 Main – Durango, CO 81301
(970) 247-2733 www.durangotrain.com
Executive offices: (970) 259-0274
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 7, 2009
Durango, CO –The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is offering a train and dinner package as a unique way to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Passengers will enjoy an afternoon train ride to Cascade Canyon and return in the evening for dinner and music at the Strater Hotel.
Dinner entrée options include Filet of Salmon, Maple Rosemary Chicken Breast or Pork Loin with Fig Cream Sauce and are paired with complementary side dishes and dessert. Music will be provided by harpist Sylvia Zurko.
The train departs Durango at 1:00 pm and returns at 6:00 pm. Dinner at the Strater Hotel is from
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Packages available for this trip are the First-Class Parlor Car at $139 person (ages 21 and over), including train ride, onboard sweets, champagne with keepsake flute, dinner and music; the Deluxe-Class San Juan Car (ages 12 and over) at $119 per person, with the same amenities; or Standard-Class Coach (all ages) at $89 per person, including train ride, dinner, and music.
Seating is limited and advance reservations are required. For more information and reservations, call 970-247-2733 or 888-872-4607 or visit www.durangotrain.com.