Events and Excursions

We operate and host a variety of steam-powered vintage passenger excursions and special railroad events throughout the year. From exciting, mainline trips behind steam locomotive events to local events at our restoration site in New Haven, Indiana, families, passengers and visitors of all ages and backgrounds can go back in time with us.

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Excursions are typically announced each Spring.

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Unless otherwise noted, all events and excursions are open to the public.

2019 Open House

Free admission and $5 train rides with special visiting railroad equipment this year! Ticket sales begin August 1st. Experience living railroad history during our three-day event featuring the live-steam display...

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16 August 2019

2019 Members Day Event

$7.00

Come and celebrate your contribution to railroad preservation and join us for Members Day on August 18th! An event exclusive to members of the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society, we...

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17 August 2019

2019 Open House

Free admission and $5 train rides with special visiting railroad equipment this year! Ticket sales begin August 1st. Experience living railroad history during our three-day event featuring the live-steam display...

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17 August 2019

2019 Open House

Free admission and $5 train rides with special visiting railroad equipment this year! Ticket sales begin August 1st. Experience living railroad history during our three-day event featuring the live-steam display...

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18 August 2019

Throttle Time

For the third year in a row, railroad fans will be able to take control of historic steam locomotive no. 765 for six miles of mainline running! Ticket sales begin...

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23 September 2019

Throttle Time

For the third year in a row, railroad fans will be able to take control of historic steam locomotive no. 765 for six miles of mainline running! Ticket sales begin...

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30 September 2019

3rd Annual Pumpkin Train

The perfect fall event for families and train lovers! Join us between 9AM and Noon on Saturday, October 12th and Noon to 3PM on October 13th. Trains run rain or...

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12 October 2019

47th Annual Dinner

Our 47th Annual Dinner will be held at the Allen County Museum in Lima, Ohio. Details TBA.

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09 November 2019

18th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Tickets sales begin November 13th at 6PM ET. Member presales begin November 11th. Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard...

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07 December 2019

18th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Tickets sales begin November 13th at 6PM ET. Member presales begin November 11th. Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard...

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08 December 2019

18th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Tickets sales begin November 13th at 6PM ET. Member presales begin November 11th. Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard...

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14 December 2019

18th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Tickets sales begin November 13th at 6PM ET. Member presales begin November 11th. Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard...

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15 December 2019

18th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Tickets sales begin November 13th at 6PM ET. Member presales begin November 11th. Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard...

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21 December 2019

18th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Tickets sales begin November 13th at 6PM ET. Member presales begin November 11th. Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard...

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22 December 2019