TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - GO Transit is running extra GO Train
service on and around September 15 in support of Hamilton's popular
annual art festival, SUPERCRAWL.
Those looking to travel to and from Hamilton can take the special
Lakeshore West GO Trains or regular GO Train and Bus service serving
Hamilton GO Centre. One special Toronto-bound train will accommodate
passengers experiencing the art crawl on the Friday evening, departing
Hamilton GO at 12:20 a.m. in the early hours of Saturday, September 15.
Saturday festival-goers can take a special GO Train from Union Station
at 6:20 p.m., arriving at Hamilton GO at 7:42 p.m. The return trip will
depart Hamilton GO at 12:20 a.m. in the early hours of Sunday,
The special trains operating for SUPERCRAWL, as well as a regular train
departing Union Station at 6:35 p.m. on Friday evening will include the
Art Train Conductor No. 9. The artsy GO railcar, Art Train Conductor
No. 9, allows GO passengers to travel to their destination comfortably
while experiencing a unique and interactive public art project.
For more information on GO Transit services, the public can call
416.869.3200, 1.888.GET ON GO (438.6646), 1.800.387.3652 TTY, or visit gotransit.com.
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SUPERCRAWL is an annual event that celebrates the diversity of James
North, Hamilton's multi-disciplinary arts community, and the incredible
spark that results with our unique mix of cultures, businesses and
creative people. Supercrawl is heading into its 4th year in 2012 with
the hopes to continue to grow the event into the downtown premier event
of the year.
GO Transit is Metrolinx's regional public transit system linking Toronto
with the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area. GO carries about 62 million
passengers a year in an extensive network of train and bus services
that spans more than 11,000 square kilometres. Metrolinx is an agency
of the Province of Ontario. Follow GO on Twitter and Facebook.
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SOURCE: GO Transit
For further information:
Media enquiries - Malon Edwards, (416) 874-5945, or Mark Ostler, (416) 874-5975.