AUTUMN EVENTS

The color and beauty of the Red Clay Valley come alive before your eyes from your seat on our vintage train. Enjoy the popular Autumn Leaf Special or Halloween Express, or take an evening excursion aboard our Hayride Express. No matter which event you choose, be sure to bring your camera to capture all the color and fun of a scenic Autumn train ride.

Autumn Leaf Special
Photo: Stephen Rogers

AUTUMN LEAF SPECIAL

Surround yourself with the beauty and splendor of Autumn during the most colorful time of the year in the Red Clay Valley.

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NEW FOR 2021!
Grandparents Day Special

GRANDPARENTS DAY SPECIAL

All grandparents ride for half-fare on September 12. Be sure to pack a picnic lunch to enjoy at the Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove.

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Halloween Express
Photo: Mike Ciosek

HALLOWEEN EXPRESS

A friendly witch rides the train and gives a special treat to all little ghosts and goblins. Passengers in costume ride for $10 on this 1-hour round-trip ride to Mt. Cuba.

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Hayride Express
Photo: Andy Gwiazda

HAYRIDE EXPRESS

Enjoy a 1-hour round-trip evening ride through the Red Clay Valley on an original railroad flatcar filled with hay and converted especially for hayrides.

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Ice Princess Express
Photo: Tom Needles Photography

ICE PRINCESS EXPRESS

Ride our train through the Red Clay Valley with the Ice Queen and her sister the Ice Princess.

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Mt. Cuba Meteor
Photo: Mike Ciosek

MT. CUBA METEOR

Take a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip ride to our Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove. Pack a picnic lunch to enjoy during the ½-hour layover along the banks of the Red Clay Creek.

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Salute to Veterans
Photo: Mike Ciosek

SALUTE TO VETERANS

The Wilmington & Western honors our veterans and their service to our country with a morning ceremony at Greenbank Station, followed by rides to the Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove.

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