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.

Upcoming Events

Volunteer Training Retreat

This exclusive event will feature on-the-job training and a series of safety courses at a partnering tourist railroad. Details TBA.

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2018 Open House

Free admission and $5 train rides with special visiting railroad equipment this year! Experience living railroad history during our three-day event featuring the live-steam display of world-famous steam locomotive no....

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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
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2018 Members Day

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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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
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2018 Open House

Free admission and $5 train rides with special visiting railroad equipment this year! Experience living railroad history during our three-day event featuring the live-steam display of world-famous steam locomotive no....

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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
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The Joliet Rocket

World-famous steam locomotive no. 765 will once again operate a series of first-class, vintage passenger train trips between Joliet and Chicago, Illinois. Ticket sales for The Joliet Rocket start April...

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Joliet Transportation Center, 1 North Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60432 United States
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The Joliet Rocket

World-famous steam locomotive no. 765 will once again operate a series of first-class, vintage passenger train trips between Joliet and Chicago, Illinois. Ticket sales for The Joliet Rocket start April...

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Joliet Transportation Center, 1 North Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60432 United States
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2nd Annual Pumpkin Train

The perfect fall event for families and train lovers!  The 2017 Pumpkin Train features 20 minute train rides that departs the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society's boarding site for the...

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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
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2nd Annual Pumpkin Train

The perfect fall event for families and train lovers!  The 2017 Pumpkin Train features 20 minute train rides that departs the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society's boarding site for the...

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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
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17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

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Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

Find out more »
Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

Find out more »
Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

Find out more »
Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

Find out more »
Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

Find out more »
Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map

17th Annual Santa Train

The holiday tradition continues! Explore Santa's railroad workshop, enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and climb aboard his red caboose during the 17th Annual Santa Train. Tickets are $7.00 each...

Find out more »
Fort Wayne Railroad, 15808 Edgerton Road
New Haven, Indiana 46774
+ Google Map