Updated Sun, Jun 29, 2014 5:53 am
Stuart's Opera House in Nelsonville will present the Summer Wine Express on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway on Friday, July 11 at 7 p.m.
Participants will enjoy wine, cheese and other treats while taking a ride through the Hocking Valley. All proceeds benefit Stuart's Opera House.
The coach car is a renovated historic train car with cushioned bench seats. First class features a more modern experience with airline-style seats, and a complimentary Stuart's Opera House wine glass is included for first class ticket buyers.
Tickets may be picked up after 6 p.m. at the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway depot, which is located at 33 Canal Street in Nelsonville. The ride will take approximately an hour and a half.
Wine will be served throughout the trip, and a complimentary box of cheese, bread and other treats will be served once the train is underway.
Participants may Feel bring along food, but outside alcohol is prohibited by Stuart's liquor license. Water and soda will be available for those who want to support the Opera House but would rather not drink, or are the designated driver. You must be 21 or over to consume alcohol on the Summer Wine Express. Please bring your photo ID with birthdate.
The train leaves promptly at 7 p.m. First class tickets are $35 and Coach tickets are $25. Call 740-753-1924 or visit www.stuartsoperahouse.org for details.