Peter Cotton TailHop on the train at the Brandywine Scenic...

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March 20, 1997|By Lori Sears

Peter Cotton Tail

Hop on the train at the Brandywine Scenic Railway in Pennsylvania and ride along with that hippity-hopping rabbit this weekend and next. Fresh off the bunny trail, Peter Cotton Tail joins kids and parents on train rides filled with singing, music and fun along with popular children's singer Jody Weaver and Friends.

Peter will hop onto each coach to spend time with every child, pose for pictures and share Easter treats. The "Bunny Trail Express" departs at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. for one-hour round trips.

Trains depart from Northbrook Station on the grounds of the Northbrook Canoe Company on Northbrook Road, one-half mile north of Route 842. The "Bunny Trail Express" will run this Saturday and Sunday and next Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $10 for adults; $9 for seniors over 55 and $8 for ages 2 to 12. Call 610-793-4433.

A chocolate experience

Satisfy that sweet tooth, over and over again, at the Rehoboth Beach Chocolate Festival in Delaware Saturday. Bring your cravings and sample the many creations made by professionals, restaurants, amateurs and children.

If you like, enter the Chocolate Baking Contest and bring your own delectable invention to the Rehoboth Beach Convention Hall between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. Judging from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Public sampling from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Also featured at the festival will be Easter egg decorating, a puppet show and more refreshments.

The festival takes place 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Convention Hall in Rehoboth Beach on Saturday. Admission is $2 and includes three tastes of chocolate. Free for ages under 5. Extra tastes cost 50 cents each. Call 302-227-2772.

Pub Date: 3/20/97

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