News Updates

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Essex Steam Train Donates $32,000+ to CCMC
January 23, 2015

On January 21, Essex Steam Train donated $32,758.34 to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.  The donation was the result of a joint fundraiser between patrons who purchased tickets to ride the North Pole Express and Santa Special last year.

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Eagle Flyer: A Cure for Cabin Fever!
February 14-16, 2015

Join us Presidents’ Day weekend for a special winter excursion aboard our cozy passenger cars. New for 2015: First Class seating, Dining Car service, and food and beverage service. 11:00 am and 2:00 pm departures, Saturday through Monday. Tickets on sale now!

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Twice the Fun! Thomas & Percy at Essex Station!
April 18 / April 25-26 / May 2-3, 2015

We’re thrilled to welcome back Thomas the Tank Engine and his best friend Percy for The Celebration Tour 2015, coming to Essex Station for three big weekends in 2015: April 18, April 25-26, and May 2-3. Tickets are available online now.

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