We’re excited to announce the upcoming Rededication event at the Allensworth State Historic Park. Scheduled for October 14th, from 10 am to 4 pm, this promises to be an event to remember. To make it even more special, Amtrak San Joaquins will be running a dedicated train service exclusively for this event, complete with a 50% discount on tickets.
Make riding the train part of your historical day at Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park to commemorate the memory, vision, and spirit of Allensworth’s founding pioneers. Enjoy a day of storytelling & tours of historic buildings, square dancing, arts & crafts, food vendors, and of course, a relaxing ride home!
About Allensworth State Historic Park:
Allensworth holds a unique place in our state’s history. As the first all-black township founded in California, it represents a community’s vision of self-reliance and empowerment. The annual Rededication event is a time to reflect on this legacy, celebrate the accomplishments of its founders, and inspire future generations to recognize and cherish this rich history.
Learn more about the event by visiting the Allensworth Special Event webpage and learn more about Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park here: https://amtraksanjoaquins.com/promotion/commemorate-the-rededication-of-allensworth/
Routes, train schedules and station locations can be found at www.AmtrakSanJoaquins.com. For inquiries, train passengers can reach out to Amtrak San Joaquins on Twitter at @SanJoaquins, Facebook and Instagram at @AmtrakSanJoaquins or call 1-800-USA-RAIL.