Ride a real train and enjoy the first days of fall at New Hope Valley Railway’s (NHVR) Beer, BBQ and Choo Choo event on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 1 to 6 p.m.

In addition to a train ride, our family-friendly event will have barbecue and chicken available for purchase. NHVR’s food vendor Catering on Demand will serve pulled pork and pulled chicken with a choice of three sauces, Carolina, Sweet Baby Ray’s and Smoky Open Pit, and two traditional sides including baked beans, potato salad, cole slaw or chips.

Iconic Productions’ DJ Harry will provide musical entertainment and guests 21 and older can buy beer from Fortnight Brewing Company. Food and drinks are not included in the ticket price.

Free short tours of the North Carolina Railway Museum are planned to begin 45 minutes before each train departure time and the Garden Railroad (G Scale) will also be operating.

Use our “Get One Child’s Ticket Free” offer on this Sept. 29 ride and our November 11, 2018 ride (not valid on Halloween or Santa train rides).

Trains depart at 2, 3, 4 & 5 p.m. Tickets cost $12 adults, $11 seniors (ages 60+), $10 children (ages 2-12) and are free for infants under 2 years of age, in the lap of an adult.

Tickets are also available for our remaining 2018 rides:
Track or Treat: Halloween Express – October 13, 20 & 27
Slow Down Sunday – November 11
Santa’s Reindeer Roundup Express – December 1, 2, 8, 9 & 15