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Stuff the Trolley 3/25-3/26

Grab your canned goods and help us here at McKinney Avenue Transit Authority to Stuff the Trolley with North Texas Food Bank on March 25th and 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.!

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On the Trolley with Dotty

Grab a glass of wine and join us On the Trolley with Dotty Griffith for a private party on Thursday, March 23rd, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.!

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Book a Trolley

A vintage trolley is a unique place to celebrate any special occasion. Experience the unmatchable pleasure of your own trolley car gently rolling through Uptown. With more than twenty years of experience, we are able to make your charter more fun than than you can imagine. We can set up serving and eating tables on our cars and recommend local caterers to help make your event even more memorable. We also provide table covers, balloons, ice chests (with ice) and trash receptacles. You can bring your own entertainment, additional decorations and, on adult charters only, alcoholic beverages.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events Along the Line Klyde Warren Park 3/18/17: Spring Fling Concert Series

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“The Crescent Rose” (Car 122). “The Crescent Rose,” or “Rosie,” is our smallest trolley car. Built in 1909 to a standard American design by the J.G. Brill Company of Philadelphia, Rosie began her service in Porto, Portugal, where she remained in service until 1978. Not long after, MATA Co-founder Phil Cobb saw Rosie operating in the San Francisco Trolley Fair and brought her to Dallas. Rosie is popular with our riders, but because of her age, she only sees limited service—she mostly provides backup to our other cars and operating during special events. Rosie celebrated her 100th birthday in 2009.

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