Weekly Events

Weekly Events

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

Brunch Along the Cuyahoga 
Saturdays in February
*Beginning in March, Brunch will run both Saturday and Sunday 
All Ages. Passengers ages 3 and over need a ticket
Departs from Peninsula Depot at 9:50 a.m.

Climb aboard and enjoy a delicious four-course bunch, catered by Creekside Restaurant of Brecksville! This excursion runs from 9:50am – 11:35am. On board, you will be served an pastry, fruit/appetizer, main course, dessert and your choice of coffee, tea, or water. A meal option for children is also available. See menu in each ticket description. Seating is in our table car in sections of four (two seats facing two seats). Seats are assigned.

Tickets are $40 for adults and $27 for children (ages 3-12). Children ages 2 and under do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap.

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Lunch Along the Cuyahoga 
Saturdays in February and March
All Ages. Passengers ages 3 and over need a ticket
Departs from Peninsula Depot at 11:45 a.m.

Climb aboard and enjoy a delicious four-course lunch, catered by Creekside Restaurant of Brecksville, while you make your way through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park! This excursion runs from 11:45 a.m.-1:45pm. On board, you will be served an appetizer, salad, main course, dessert and your choice of coffee, tea, or water. A meal option for children is also available. See menu in each ticket description. Seating is in our table car in sections of four (two seats facing two seats). Seats are assigned.

Tickets are $40 for adults and $27 for children (ages 3-12). Children ages 2 and under do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap.

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Caboose Ride 
Saturdays in January-February
All Ages. Passengers ages 3 and over need a ticket
Departs from Peninsula Depot 9:50 a.m. or 1:45 p.m.
Caboose Seating

Take ride on the cozy Caboose! On board, you will learn about the history of the car from one of our knowledgeable trainmen. Enjoy the landscape of Cuyahoga Valley as Winter sweeps through the valley and experience the park in a new way! Your ticket includes 1 and a half hour train ride (9:50am – 11:35am) or (1:45 p.m.-3:30 p.m.) and light meal.

Tickets are $25, ages 3 and up. Children ages 2 and under do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap.

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Read Aboard the Train (Resumes April 4th)
Wednesdays and Fridays in April and May
All Ages. Passengers ages 3 and over need a ticket
Departs from Akron Northside Station and Rockside Station at 10:30 a.m.

Climb aboard the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad for this family-based reading program! Children and families will board the train and learn about where to find interesting books to read, have a short story time and participate in a creative hands-on art activity.

Seating in our table car. Tickets are in sections of four, at dining table and chairs, with two seats facing two seats. Seating is assigned. Ticket includes hour and a half train ride, craft and story time. Passengers are free to bring on  a small snack.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for children 3+. Children ages 2 and under do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap.

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