Dear Escapemakers – The Dome Car arrives September 23rd! Take Amtrak’s® Adirondack® Service to the 38th Annual Adirondack Balloon Festival at the Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport in Queensbury, NY! FREE ADMISSION FOR ALL! The oldest and largest hot air balloon event on the East Coast takes place September 23 – September 26, 2010!
Enjoy the journey with Amtrak past the scenic fall foliage of the Hudson Valley and the Adirondack Mountains. Amtrak will take you there in the easiest, most care-free and environmentally-friendly way to witness the launch of over 90 spectacular hot air balloons, plus live music, food, fireworks and more!
From the Saratoga Springs or Fort Edward Stations, rental cars and taxis can be arranged to transport you to the festival.
For more transportation info, see page 8 of New York by Rail.
For more info visit: Amtrak.com