Ride the rails into 2013

art gsmrThe Great Smoky Mountains Railroad will ring in the New Year with an evening of live music, dancing, dining and celebration starting at 7:45 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, at the train depot in Bryson City.

Alias Smith & Jones will be the featured entertainment for the evening. Satisfy your tastes buds with an elegant three-course buffet style dinner onboard a vintage dining car. Complete the evening with a countdown to the midnight hour with party favors and a champagne toast to 2013.

A reception will begin at 7:45 p.m. in the Smoky Mountain Trains Museum with a selection of beer, wine, mixed drinks and hors d’oeuvres.

Ages 21 and older only. Dinner Train tickets are $135 per person. The three-hour trip departs at 9 p.m. at the historic Bryson City Depot.

800.872.4681 or www.gsmr.com.

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