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NHVR offers Halloween & BBQ-Themed Railroad Days

This fall, New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR), The Triangle’s Train, is offering its traditional Halloween train rides in October and hosting a new family-friendly barbecue and craft beer event in November at the rail yard located 30 minutes southeast of … Continue reading

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NHVR Hosts Working on the Railroad Day on September 11

New Hope Valley Railway’s (NHVR) all-volunteer staff invites train enthusiasts and families to a unique behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to operate a railroad during its Working on the Railroad Day on Sunday, September 11. “This first-time event gives visitors the … Continue reading

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Model Trains featured during Aug. 14 Garden Railroad Festival at NHVR

New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) will host a new event on Sunday, August 14, with its Garden Railroad Festival. Visitors can watch the onsite model train railroad operate on more than 1000 feet of miniature track as well as ride behind … Continue reading

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NHVR Honors Military Families with Free Tickets

New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) will honor military personnel and their families on Sunday, July 10 with its Military Appreciation ride day. Up to four free tickets are being offered for the diesel locomotive to active duty, reserve, National Guard, veterans and retired military … Continue reading

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The Great Railway Chase at NHVR June 11-12

New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) will host The Great Railway Chase (Reenactment) on June 11-12 at its rail yard located 30 minutes from Raleigh off of Old U.S. 1 south on the Wake-Chatham county line. Ticketholders will board the train and interact … Continue reading

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NHVR Begins Season with Science & Strawberry Festivals in April

New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR), the Triangle’s Train, begins its new season of train rides and special events in April with the North Carolina Science Festival on April 10 and a new Brew ‘n’ Choo: Strawberry Festival on April 30. Purchase tickets here. The … Continue reading

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Tourist Railroad Announces 2016 Ride Season

New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR), the Triangle’s Train, announced its schedule for the 2016 season begins Sunday, April 10, in conjunction with the North Carolina Science Festival and concludes on Dec. 3, 4, 10 and 11 with Holiday Santa train rides. The … Continue reading

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2015 ride season has record number of visitors

Our 2015 ride season has come to a close. The volunteer staff of New Hope Valley Railway thanks you for another great year. We enjoyed helping you make memories on our trains. We had a record number of visitors who … Continue reading

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Santa Claus will be aboard Holiday Santa Trains Dec. 5, 6, 12 & 13

Tickets are currently on sale for our Holiday Santa Trains taking place the first two weekends in December. On Saturdays Dec. 5 and 12 and Sundays Dec. 6 and 13 visitors will be able to ride our trains with Santa … Continue reading

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Old Train Depot Finds New Life at New Hope Valley Railway

Visitors who ride New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR), the Triangle’s Train, on Sunday, Nov. 8 will help preserve a piece of railroad history. The North Carolina Railway Museum, home to NHVR, was recently gifted an 1884 train depot that served … Continue reading

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