PORTLAND, Maine – The Amtrak Downeaster will make station stops at the Falmouth Country Club golf course June 24-27, providing access for attendees of the The Live + Work in Maine Open Golf Tournament, part of the Korn Ferry Tour. The train stop is located near Hole 16 on the lower end of the course, just a 10-minute walk from the tournament entrance. The Live + Work in Maine Open is providing free shuttle service to the gate.
“We are proud to partner with the Live + Work in Maine Open to make accessing the tournament easy and stress-free for golf fans,” said Patricia Quinn, Executive Director of the Northern New England Rail Authority, which sponsors the Downeaster. “With numerous daily departures from Boston north as well as Freeport and Brunswick south, ticket holders will be
able to travel to the tournament in comfort, without the hassle of traffic or parking.” To view the Downeaster’s full schedule of daily departures, and to purchase tickets, visit www.amtrakdowneaster.com. No public parking will be available on site for the tournament.
Proceeds from the Live + Work in Maine Open will benefit the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital. Tickets for the inaugural tournament are now on sale. “We are excited to finally be able to bring this event to Maine, and to showcase the next generation of PGA golfers to fans across our state,” said Brian Corcoran, Chief Engagement Officer and Founder of Shamrock Sports and Entertainment, which is organizing the tournament. “With the easing of restrictions on public events and gatherings, this will be an amazing way to usher in summer and see world class golf right in our backyard.”
For More Information
- Amtrak Contact
- 202 906.3860
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About The Amtrak Downeaster
The Amtrak Downeaster makes five round-trips daily between Brunswick, ME and Boston, MA service ten communities in between. The service is operated by Amtrak under contract with the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority (NNEPRA). For more information visit AmtrakDowneaster.com. Visit AmtrakDowneaster.com for schedule, fares and complete information about the steps being taken to protect the health and safety of their passengers and crews.