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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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Track or Treat Halloween Express: 20 Years of Family Fun

On the last two Saturdays in October, New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) will offer train rides and family fun in the rail yard during Track or Treat Halloween Express. This year, marks the 20th year of the family-friendly event, which takes … Continue reading

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Live Theater Performance in Rail Yard during Sept. 26 Brew ‘n’ Choo

Purchase tickets here. New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR), the Triangle’s Train, will host its final Brew ‘n’ Choo event of the 2015 season on Saturday, Sept. 26, with a live theater performance in the rail yard. The Apex Community Theatre (ACT) will perform … Continue reading

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Aug 29 Brew ‘n’ Choo features Pizza!

Our next Brew ‘n’ Choo is Saturday, Aug. 29 and will feature pizza, craft beer, local wine, sweet treats, live bands and four train excursions throughout the evening. The Brew ‘n’ Choo Pizza Party is a fundraising event that benefits … Continue reading

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Brew ‘n’ Choo Pizza Party

Craft beer, local wine, live music, pizza, sweet treats, train excursions and a good cause! Buy tickets for Brew ‘n’ Choo! Fortnight Brewing Company and Iron Gate Vineyards have joined zpizza and County Line Sweets food truck for this fundraising event … Continue reading

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Three July Ride Days

Families looking for something fun to do during the month of July can ride a real train and explore railway history at New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) located 30 minutes southwest of Raleigh. July events at the all-volunteer, non-profit historic … Continue reading

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Civil War Train Battle Here

Not only will Civil War history buffs and Reenactment fans enjoy the Civil War train battle taking place at New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) on June 27 & 28, but so will families who want to see what a real … Continue reading

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Brew ‘n’ Choo is 4 U

We’ve brought back our popular Brew ‘n’ Choo events on Saturdays, 2-10 pm, April 25 , May 30 and August 29, 2015. The fundraising events will feature craft beer, local wine, craft-beer inspired food offerings, live music, a bonfire and … Continue reading

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