Special Events

Please note: The below prices do not include delivery and preservation fees.

July

Superhero Train
Sunday, July 23rd, 1:45-3:30 p.m.
Departs at 1:45 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
All ages. Passengers ages 3 and up need ticket. Passengers under the age of 3 do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent or guardian’s lap.

SOLD OUT

Christmas in July
Saturday, July 29th from 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Departs at 7:30 p.m. out of Rockside Station
Ages 21 and over

At the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad, it’s always the season to believe! Join us for our third annual Christmas in July celebration! Every year, the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad provides a little extra holiday cheer for those that need it most! Climb aboard for a jolly night out on the train

Tickets range from $20-$100 per person.

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Canvas and Wine on the Rails
Sunday, July 30th, 3:40-5:30 p.m.
Departs at  3:40 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
Ages 14 and over

Climb aboard for an afternoon of fun, creativity and a little wine! On board, you will receive step by step instruction from a talented artist. Your ticket includes the train ride, one glass of wine, the finished painting and instruction. There will be additional wine available for purchase on board, for our guests ages 21 and over.

Tickets are $50 per person.

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August

Murder Mystery Train: Clean Sweep
Friday, August 11th 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Departs at 7:30 p.m. out of Rockside Station
All ages. Passengers ages 3 and up need ticket. Passengers under the age of 3 do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent or guardian’s lap.

SOLD OUT

Exploration in Wines
Friday, August 11th from 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Departs at 7:30 p.m. out Rockside Station
Ages 21 and over

Take your love for our Grape Escapes to the next level with a program that offers you five wines and five apps meant to broaden your horizon! Marisa Sergi of RedHead Wine joins us to walk you through the differences in styles of wine! Discover what happens when you grow up as a third-generation winemaker, study the science of winemaking, have flaming red hair, and become the CEO and founder of a wine brand at the age of 23! Climb aboard and meet Marisa Sergi of RedHead wine to taste her wine, enjoy appetizers, and learn about wine from the ground up. All passengers must be 21 and over.

Tickets are $50 per person.

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Seven Brothers Distilling Company Mixology Class
Friday, August 11th from 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Departs at 7:30 p.m. out of Rockside Station
Ages 21 and over

Join for a mixology class featuring Seven Brothers Distilling Co.!  This interactive class promises to bring your knowledge and utility with whiskey, vodka and gin up to the next level. All passengers must be 21 and over. Seating is in the Paul Revere lounge car. There are two ticket options: The executive ticket and the executive deluxe ticket.  The executive ticket is $50 and seats are in cushioned booths with vintage tabletops. The executive deluxe ticket is $50 and seats are in comfortable lounge chairs.

Tickets are $50 per person.

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Haunted Cuyahoga
Friday, August 11th from 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Departs at 7:30 p.m. out Rockside Station
Recommended for passengers ages 12 and over

SOLD OUT

Great Train Robbery
Sunday, August 13th from 5:40 p.m.-7:25 p.m.
Departs at 5:40 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
Ages 14 and older (recommended)

SOLD OUT

Royalty on the Rails
Sunday, August 20th from 1:45 p.m.-3:40 p.m.
Departs at 1:45 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
All ages. Passengers ages 3 and up need ticket. Passengers under the age of 3 do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent or guardian’s lap.

It’s a royal event! Join us for an afternoon on the train to listen to stories, sing songs, and enjoy a sweet treat! Here you will have the opportunity to receive autographs and take pictures with your favorite characters. Our special guests include Tinkerbell, Little Mermaid, Arabian Princess, and Alice in Wonderland.

Children are encouraged to dress up in costumes!

Tickets are $30 per person

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September

Emerging Brews
Sunday, September 3rd from 5:40 p.m.-7:25 p.m.
Departs at 5:40 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
Ages 21 and over

Climb aboard! Enjoy brews from Cleveland’s own Brick and Barrel Brewing!  On board, you will get to sample four beers, four appetizers and create un-four-getable memories on what will become a new CVSR “must do”. Hop on board and be the first in your circle of friends to enjoy the fall scenery and find your new favorite brew! Ticket includes a souvenir glass.

Tickets are $50 per person.

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Canvas and Wine on the Rails
Sunday, September 10th from 1:45 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.
Departs at 1:45 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
Recommended ages 14 and over

Climb aboard for an afternoon of fun, creativity and a little wine! On board, you will receive step by step instruction from Wine and Canvas Cleveland artists. Your ticket includes the train ride, one glass of wine (for guests 21 and over), the finished painting and instruction. There will be additional wine available for purchase on board, for our guests ages 21 and over.

Tickets are $55 per person.

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Steam in the Valley 
September 16th, 17th, 23rd and 24th
Departures are out of Rockside Station and Akron Northside Station
All ages. Passengers ages 3 and up need ticket. Passengers under the age of 3 do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent or guardian’s lap.

Enjoy a two hour round trip with the Nickel Plate Road steam locomotive no. 765 at the helm, one of the largest operating steam locomotives in the United States! De-board for photos at a secure location and watch as this 400 ton locomotive as it thunders through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park at full speed and experience the wonder that surrounds the Steam in the Valley!

Tickets range from $25-50

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Emerging Brews
Saturday, September 30th from 5:40 p.m.-7:25 p.m.
Departures at 5:40 p.m. out of Peninsula Depot
Ages 21 and over

Climb aboard! Enjoy brews from Cleveland’s own Portside Brewery & Distillery.  On board, you will get to sample four beers, four appetizers and create unforgettable memories on what will become a new CVSR “must do”. Hop on board and be the first in your circle of friends to enjoy the fall scenery and find your new favorite brew! Ticket includes a souvenir glass.

Tickets are $50 per person.

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