Upcoming special events
Brunch Along the Cuyahoga
Saturday and Sundays Catered by Creekside Restaurant of Brecksville
Enjoy a 5 course Brunch served to you in one of CVSR's newly refurbished Deluxe Cars
November - December 8
Saturdays and Sundays: 10 am from Rockside Station
Your Main Course choice of:
Honey Pecan Chicken with Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Green Bean Almondine OR Pork Schnitzel with Gravy, Spaetzel Dumplings and Green Bean Almondine
Vegetarian Option of Pasta Primavera
Kids choices are Penne with marinara or Chicken Tenders
$39 for adults / $18 for kids (3 - 12)
Sugar Plum Tea
December 8, 2013
Peninsula Depot at 2:05 pm
Enjoy an afternoon on board for a unique Holiday "Tea on the Train" excursion. Catered by Tea & Thyme, LLC
The menu is spectacular, the view incredible and the time with family and friends during this busy time of year - priceless!
Tickets are just $42 for adults / $32 for kids (we recommend ages 8 - 14)
Go HERE to get your tickets today!
Sit back and relax as you enjoy the beauty of winter in the valley, or make an afternoon of it by taking your friends or family to cut down your own Christmas tree, shopping in the Historic Village of Peninsula, or with a memorable visit from Mr. Jingeling (and Santa, too!)
Offered November 30 - December 1, December 7 & 8
The Holiday Market at Lock 3
Depart the Rockside Station in Independence and travel to the City of Akron. Once in Akron, one of the City's trolley's will pick you up and take you to Lock 3 for ice skating, shopping at the outdoor German Village, or you can have lunch at one of the local restaurants (not included with ticket price). You will depart Akron at 2:50 to be returned to Rockside by 4:30 p.m.
Adults $24 / Children (3 - 12) $14
Mr. Jingeling Holiday Express
Young and the Young at heart will enjoy this trip when a Cleveland legend and beloved holiday character climbs aboard CVSR. Mr. Jingeling, Santa's #1 Elf and Keeper of the Keys, will be on board, signing songs, telling stories and handing out his magical keys. This program is offered one-way of the three hour round trip.
Departs Rockside at 10 am / Akron Northside at 11:35 am
Adults $24 / Kids (3 - 12) $16
Christmas Tree Adventure
Travel from Rockside Station to the Village of Peninsula. A bus will take you to Heritage Farms to select and cut down your own Christmas tree. Your tree will be bundled and delivered to the train - you then take it off the train at the station and will need to put it on your car.
Adults $26 / Children (3 - 12) $16
The Polar Express will be offered November 15 - December 20th, 2013
Tickets will go on sale to CVSR Members on September 3 and October 1 to the public.
Go to this page for all the details: The Polar Express