Weekly Events

Weekly Events

Please Note: Our offices will be closed and the train will not run on Tuesday, July 4th. 
The below prices do not include delivery and preservation fees.

Breakfast & Lunch Along the Cuyahoga
Saturdays and Sundays
All ages. Passengers ages 3 and over need a ticket.

Breakfast
Departs from Rockside Station at 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Lunch
Departs from Rockside Station at 12:50 p.m.
12:50 p.m. to 4:25 p.m.

Enjoy a delicious four course breakfast or lunch, catered by Creekside Restaurant of Brecksville. Seating is in our dining cars. View menus and pricing under ticket links below.

Food options cannot be exchanged. CVSR and Creekside Restaurant cannot accommodate any special food requests or gluten free options for this event. For additional questions, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-468-4070 ext. 235  BEFORE purchasing your tickets.

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Mornings on the St. Lucie
Saturdays and Sundays 
Ages 21 and over

Departs from Rockside Station at 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Departs from Akron Northside Station at 10:50 a.m.
10:55 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Enjoy a relaxing morning on the rails luxurious St. Lucie lounge car! Sit back, unwind and enjoy a continental breakfast including: your choice of coffee or juice, light pastries and yogurt or fruit. Mimosas  and Bloody Marys will be available for additional purchase at the cash bar.

Tickets are $35 per person.

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Evening Dining on the Rails
Fridays
Ages 14 and over

Departs from Peninsula Depot at 5:40 p.m.
5:40 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.

Enjoy a delicious four course dinner as you watch the sun set over Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Seating is in our dining cars. View menus and pricing under ticket link below.

Food options cannot be exchanged. CVSR and Creekside Restaurant cannot accommodate any special food requests or gluten free options for this event. For additional questions, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-468-4070 ext. 235  BEFORE purchasing your tickets.

Tickets are $45 per person.

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Board Games on the Train
Wednesdays and Fridays 
Ages 3 and over

Departs from Peninsula Depot at 1:45 p.m.
1:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Play a tabletop games on a train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park! We’ll provide classic board games like checkers, Scrabble and cards, or you can bring your own on board!

A cash bar will be available for passengers 21 and over.

Tickets are $10 per person.

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Summer Speaker Series
Tuesdays
Ages 14 and over (recommended)Beaver Marsh, courtesy of CVNP

Departs from Peninsula Depot at 9:50 a.m.
9:50 a.m. to 11:35 a.m.

CVSR will offer a new weekly speaker series program. Climb aboard and hear from National Park rangers and experts from local organizations on a variety of topics from biodiversity to the making of Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Tickets are $10 per person.

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Hale Farm Explorer
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
All Ages. Passengers ages 3 and over need a ticket

Departs from Rockside Station at 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. to 4:25 p.m.

Departs from Akron Northside Station at 10:55 a.m.
10:55 a.m. to 6:25 p.m.

Travel by train to outdoor living history museum, Hale Farm & Village! You will experience daily mid-19th century life depicted through dozens of historic structures, farm animals, heritage gardens, cooking presentations and demonstrations of Early American craft and trades. Passengers will travel from their departing station to Indigo Lake, take a tram to Hale Farm, visit Hale Farm and then return to the departing station.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children (ages 3-12). Children under the age of 3 do not need a ticket, but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap.

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Read Aboard the Train
Thursdays
Ages 3 and older (recommended ages 3-7)

Departs from Rockside Station at 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.

Departs from Akron Northside Station at 10:55 a.m.
10:55 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Climb aboard for this family reading program! This program is designed to encourage enthusiasm for trains, love of reading and how you can further develop a relationship with the national park! Children and families will board the train and learn about where to find interesting books to read, have a short story time, participate in a creative hands-on art activity and scavenger hunt. There will be a small snack and juice served as well.

Tickets are $9 for adults and $7 for children (ages 3- 12).

The Read Aboard program is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

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