Derry Railroad Days - September 20th - 23rd, 2012
by Mitch Raney
(Derry, Pennsylvania, USA)
In 2012, Derry Railroad Days will begin with a Hobo Picnic on Thursday, September 20th in downtown Derry, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Free stew, dessert, and drink will be available. Free musical entertainment is always provided. Meet a real hobo and hear stories around a campfire of life on the rails. Crowning of a Hobo King & Queen.
Saturday, September 22, 2012 begins with a Parade.
The festival runs 11am-7pm and includes free outdoor entertainment, crafts/informational/food booths, Juvenile Junction children's area, Trackless train rides for children, open house at the Caboose Museum & Gift Shop and Derry Volunteer Fire Department Museum.
Sunday, September 23, 2012. The festival continues from Noon-5pm.
Free parking and bus shuttle available from the Derry Area Middle School.