Get Ready for Our 2019 Season – The Schedule of Events is here!

We hope you and yours all had a joyful Holiday and we wish you all the best for the New Year! And of course a big thank you to all our volunteers who dedicate their time and talent to make each event happen. We are busy getting pieces in place for the 2019 Season. Our...

Two Days Left to Ride a Real Train with Santa – Dec. 15 & 16

There are two days left to ride a real train with Santa Claus at New Hope Valley Railway. We have our final weekend of Santa's Reindeer Roundup Express rides on Saturday, Dec. 15, and Sunday, Dec. 16. The trains and rail yard will be festively decorated and holiday...

Ride the Rails with Santa Claus on Dec. 1, 2, 8, 9 & 15

Better than a sleigh. Ride a real train with Santa Claus! We're continuing our holiday tradition with Santa and train rides, but with a new name - Santa's Reindeer Roundup Express. The event is named after a new activity taking place on all train rides where...

Nov. 11 Slow Down Sunday

New Hope Valley Railway's (NHVR) final Slow Down Sunday ride for its 2018 season is on Sunday, Nov. 11. Our Slow Down Sunday rides are the perfect way to unplug, slow down and have fun on the Triangle's Train. At 12 miles-per-hour, you'll ride through natural beauty...

Track or Treat: Halloween Express Departs Saturdays October 13, 20 & 27

New Hope Valley Railway’s (NHVR) family-friendly Track or Treat: Halloween Express takes place on Saturdays Oct. 13, 20 and 27, with five train departure times at 2:45, 4:00, 5:15, 6:30 and 7:45 p.m. New this year, is NHVR’s Mummy Mayhem, a game where passengers...

Beer, BBQ & Choo Choo Sept. 29

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....

Slow Down Sunday & Thomas in the Garden on Sept. 9

Ride on passenger cars pulled by a real locomotive and watch model trains operate on the Garden Railroad (G Scale) at New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. During the tourist railroad’s Thomas in the Garden event, attendees will also see its newest...

Brew ‘n’ Choo Pizza Party August 25

New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) is hosting a pizza party on Saturday, August 25, complete with craft beer, music and train rides. Each adult, senior and child train ticket purchased will include a free 6-inch personal pizza and drink from NHVR's food vendor Catering on...