All aboard for Railroad Days!

Passengers rode antique rail cars over the weekend for runs on the Berkshire Limited between North Canaan and Great Barrington. Photo by Karen Bartomioli

Sure, it rained on Friday night, but the relatively light downpour was nothing compared to the intense storm that hit the annual Railroad Days festivities in 2010. Last year, the rain and winds hit suddenly and not only drenched the firefighters marching in the parade, it also lofted at least one vendor’s tent up into the air.

So yes, it rained this year on Friday but not enough to deter any carnival-goers from coming out for the many activities offered as part of the annual center-of-town celebration.

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