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Ride & Play With Onboard Family Fun: Explore Special Offers From Popular Miami Venues

April 11, 2024

Tri-Rail, South Florida's premier commuter rail system, is set to dazzle residents and visitors alike with the return of its much-anticipated Annual Event, "Ride & Play," on Saturday, April 27th. This celebration promises a day filled with adventure, excitement, and exploration as participants embark on a journey through the heart of Downtown Miami, courtesy of Tri-Rail's newly expanded service to MiamiCentral Station. With an array of attractions, shopping havens, and dining hotspots awaiting discovery, "Ride & Play" presents an unparalleled opportunity to experience the dynamic energy of South Florida's urban landscape.

David Dech, the Executive Director of SFRTA/Tri-Rail, expresses his enthusiasm for the event, stating, "Tri-Rail’s ‘Ride & Play’ is another invitation for people to come out and experience our improved service and expansion into MiamiCentral Station." With a warm welcome extended to all, Tri-Rail invites passengers to indulge in a day of leisurely travel aboard the train, accompanied by the captivating sights and sounds of Downtown Miami. Offering weekend fares at a mere $5 for unlimited travel throughout the day, Tri-Rail ensures that accessibility and affordability are paramount, allowing everyone to partake in the festivities.

Central to the "Ride & Play" experience are the onboard activities that promise entertainment for passengers of all ages. As southbound trains P669 and P671 set off on their journey, attendees will be treated to a whimsical spectacle featuring costumed characters, balloon artists, and magicians, adding a touch of enchantment to the travel experience. Beyond the train's confines, the adventure continues with exclusive offers from Downtown Miami partners, redeemable simply by presenting a valid Tri-Rail ticket or EASY Card.

Among the enticing offerings awaiting "Ride & Play" participants are discounts and complimentary treats from esteemed establishments such as HistoryMiami Museum, Julia and Henry’s, and Starbucks. History enthusiasts can avail themselves of a $2 discount on General Admission to HistoryMiami Museum, while culinary aficionados can delight in a complimentary beer at Boxelder for adults aged 21 and above, or savor a 10% discount at Puffles Hong Kong for younger patrons. For a refreshing interlude, Starbucks extends a generous gesture with a complimentary tall iced or hot regular coffee, ensuring that passengers remain refreshed and energized throughout their urban odyssey.

Tri-Rail's extensive network of 19 conveniently located stations across South Florida serves as the gateway to the "Ride & Play" adventure, facilitating seamless travel for attendees from various locales. With weekend fares priced at a nominal $5 for a round-trip journey, and children under 5 enjoying complimentary rides, Tri-Rail reaffirms its commitment to accessibility and inclusivity, fostering an environment where everyone can partake in the festivities.

Beyond the excitement of "Ride & Play," Tri-Rail stands as a cornerstone of South Florida's Regional Transportation Infrastructure, offering reliable train services every day of the year. Whether commuting to work, attending school, accessing major airports, or exploring popular destinations, Tri-Rail serves as a vital link connecting communities and facilitating seamless travel experiences for residents and visitors alike.

With its commitment to providing exceptional service and fostering memorable experiences, Tri-Rail continues to redefine commuter rail travel in South Florida, inviting passengers to embark on unforgettable journeys of discovery and delight.

For those eager to embark on the "Ride & Play" adventure or seeking further information on train schedules and services, Tri-Rail extends a warm invitation to visit their official website at: or contact their hotline at: 1 (800) TRI-RAIL - 1 (800) 874-7245.

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