From Illinois Business Journal news services
GRANITE CITY — The Madison County Transit Muny Express is back for another ride to the St. Louis Muny starting Friday, June 19, with “My Fair Lady.”
Ten convenient pick-up locations will be offered on Friday nights in Madison County. The shows continue throughout the season with “Hairspray, “Holiday Inn,” “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story,” “Into the Woods,” “Beauty and the Beast” and “Oklahoma”
The Muny Express drops off and picks up passengers directly in front of the Muny.
Fares (one-way) are $3 for adults (13 and older); $1.50 for senior citizens, persons with disabilities, and children ages 5-12; Free for children under five. Fares for the Muny Express are paid at the time of boarding. Buses will drop-off in front of the Muny, 30-minutes before show time and leave for the return trip 20 minutes after the final curtain from the same location.
Pick-up and drop-off locations in Madison County for the Alton Muny Express are: Alton Square, Alton Atrium Hotel (formally Holiday Inn), Eastgate Plaza, MCT Wood River Station and the River’s Edge Park & Ride on Illinois Route 3. The Edwardsville Muny Express picks up at: MCT Edwardsville Station, Leclaire Junction, Cottonwood Mall, Maryville Park & Ride and Gateway Center in Collinsville.
For details, visit www.mct.org, email [email protected] or call (618) 797-4636. Groups of 30 or more should call MCT in advance to ensure seating capacity. No food, beverages, or coolers are allowed.