Christmas Comes Alive in the Depot!
Christmas time is a special time of year in the Historic Richmond Depot District. During this magical season the neighborhood comes alive with attractions and events for young and old alike. LIVE REINDEER! FREE Face Painting and Balloon Art! You will feel the spirit of the season as you stroll through our historic neighborhood aglow with twinkling lights and luminaries. Voices of children singing Christmas carols will evoke your memories of Christmas past. Enjoy a ride on our Horse-Drawn Carriage and Wagon.
Watch your children’s excitement when they see a favorite attraction, Children’s Train Rides on the Christmas Express in the Winter Wonderland room at The Richmond Furniture Gallery. This room also features one of the world’s largest Christmas Murals and a Fantasyland Train Display. The display features several trains that run around an old fashioned Richmond, Indiana landscape. After the trains, your children (and those of you young at heart) can have your picture taken with Santa Claus! Please join us on Tuesday evenings in December
for food, fun and festivities that your entire family will enjoy. Admission and parking is free.
4th Collector's Edition - Wayne County puzzle
Just in time for the Holidays, the Wayne County Convention and Tourism Bureau is pleased to unveil its 4th Wayne County themed puzzle. The 500 piece puzzle features a colorful collage of local attractions, events, murals and more. These images include; Meltdown Winter Ice Festival, the historic Charles Newcomb mural, the Levi & Catharine Coffin State Historic Site, Richmond Art Museum’s Self Portrait of William Merritt Chase, Thistlethwaite Falls, Cambridge City’s Lincoln Funeral Train mural, Plein Air Art Painter, Historic Centerville row houses, First Bloom and Glow, and the Model T Museum.
This is the fourth puzzle offered by the Tourism Bureau. Each collector’s edition puzzle has been a popular choice for gift giving and are perfect for friends & family of all ages and especially for those who no longer live here but are nostalgic for their hometown. The newest Wayne County puzzle is now available for purchase at the Old National Road Welcome Center for a retail price of $12.50. For wholesale pricing, please email Jim Resh at email@example.com or call 765-935-8687.
The Old National Road Welcome Center is located at 5701 National Road East, Richmond, Indiana. For more information call 765-935-8687 or VisitRichmond.org