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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Grandparents Day Special

GRANDPARENTS DAY SPECIAL

All grandparents ride for half-fare on September 11. 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!

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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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Hockessin Flyer
Photo: Jeff Hammaker

HOCKESSIN FLYER

Relax aboard our train as we take you on a 2½-hour round-trip ride along the entire length of our railroad to the town of Hockessin.

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Ice Queen Express
Photo: Sew Classy Royal Events

ICE PRINCESS EXPRESS

Ride our train through the Red Clay Valley with the Ice Queen, Ice Princess and Ice Harvester as they sing songs and greet all their royal guests.

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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 train rides to Yorklyn.

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Yorklyn Limited
Photo: Mike Ciosek

YORKLYN LIMITED

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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