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Tickets on sale for Pumpkin Patch Train Ride

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There is a pumpkin patch that you can only get to by train, where pumpkins for the picking abound. Activities at the historic Grand Canyon Railway Depot in Williams, Ariz., include a haunted railway car, a hay bale maze, and pumpkin arts and crafts in the Harvest Room. Reserved tickets are now on sale for… Read More →

Tickets to the Polar Express Now on Sale

Polar Express
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The mercury may be hitting 100, but those in the know are already booking their reserved tickets on the Polar Express™ presented by the Grand Canyon Railway. From November 7 through January 3, the Railway will run special trains from Williams, Ariz., to the North Pole. Polar Express reservations can be made by calling 1-888-848-3511… Read More →

Charter School Founder Awarded Global Business Award

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Arizona Charter Schools announced that its founder, Raena Janes, was honored with the bronze Stevie Award for Women in Business, for female Entrepreneur of the Year in consumer services for businesses with up to 2,500 employees. The award was announced Nov. 8 in New York City. Established in 2002, the Stevie Awards mark achievement throughout… Read More →

Kids with a View! Grand Canyon Railway Welcomes Families

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For the first time ever this summer, the Grand Canyon Railway (GCR) welcomes children ages two to 15 years old to its Observation Dome-class cars. In addition, the GCR  debuts a sixth class of service in Pullman cars for an affordable $59 for adults and $29 for children round-trip. From the day’s start to finish,… Read More →

Top 5: Northern AZ Weekend Trips (Fall-Winter 2012)

Northern AZ Weekend Trips - EAZ Fall-Winter 2012

The Top 5 Northern AZ Weekend Trips — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Williams 200 W. Railroad Ave., Williams, AZ 86046 (800) 863-0546 experiencewilliams.com Dubbed the “Gateway to the Grand Canyon,” the picturesque town of Williams sits at the base of Bill Williams Mountain in one of the largest Ponderosa Pine Forests in… Read More →