More than 400 tickets sold for special Music City Star train to Nashville fireworks
There is still time to purchase tickets on the Regional Transportation Authority’s (RTA) special July 4th Music City Star Train to the Nashville fireworks at Riverfront Park. Approximately 421 of the 900 tickets have been sold.Round-trip tickets cost $10 and are available for purchase at Music City Central, which is located at 400 Charlotte Ave., Nashville, on the Music City Star Web site at musiccitystar.org, or with a credit card over the phone by calling 880-1535. Online tickets will be on sale until noon Sunday, June 27 or until they are sold out. After this date, tickets must be purchased at Music City Central. Tickets will not be for sale July 4th on the platforms. Parking is free at all of the outlying stations. The train is scheduled to depart from Lebanon Station at 4 p.m., stop in Martha at 4:13 p.m., Mt. Juliet at 4:24 p.m., Hermitage at 4:33 p.m., Donelson at 4:44 p.m. and arrive at Nashville’s Riverfront Station at 5 p.m. The return train to Lebanon leaves 30 minutes after the conclusion of the Nashville fireworks.Customers will receive only one ticket for the round-trip and will need to show the ticket to the conductor when boarding on both trips. Children age 4 and under will not need a ticket to board; however, they will be required to sit in their parent’s lap. Weekday Music City Star tickets and passes are not accepted on the July 4th train. Any items that will not fit underneath the seat, such as large coolers, bikes and wagons, are not permitted on the train. Backpacks and folding chairs will be allowed onboard. Customers may leave items on the train and re-board as often as needed during the event. However, they must present their ticket to the conductor in order to re-board.For more information, contact Customer Care at 862-5950 from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Sundays or visit the Music City Star Web site at musiccitystar.org.