Summer Family Picnic Package – only $99!
Through August

Train and boat ride for 2 adults and 2 children, box lunches and discounted rates for extra passengers in your party.

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Christmas Trains – Ticket Purchase Info.

You’ve asked, we’ve listened. Our friends and followers want to know the planned sale dates for both our evening (North Pole Express) and daytime (Santa Special) trains. 

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Rhythm by the Rails
August 23

New to the schedule at Essex Station this year is Rhythm by the Rails, a FREE live lawn concert series throughout the summer.

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Music on the Riverboat
August 25

Essex Steam Train is taking our Sunset Cruises to a whole new height with Music on the Becky Thatcher! Enjoy classic Dixie music in June, Sea Shanty Night in July and Country Music Night in August. Don’t miss the fun!

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Sunset, Cigar & Whiskey Cruise
September 7 - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!

Join an exclusive group of cigar and whiskey enthusiasts aboard our vintage train and Becky Thatcher riverboat for a sunset cruise along the Connecticut River. Sample each of our three signature premium whiskeys accented with a hand-rolled, CT-wrapped cigar.

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Brats and Beer Cruise
October 5

Join us for our “three B” cruise! Beer, Bratwurst, and Beautiful Fall foliage on the Connecticut River.

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