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Essex Clipper Dinner Train
Mother's Day Weekend Departures

Our popular Essex Clipper Dinner Train operates May through October, and makes a wonderful treat for Mother’s Day (May 8) or Father’s Day (June 19). Tickets are now on sale for the 2016 operating season, beginning May 7-8. Seatings are limited – reserve now!

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Day Out with Thomas (Sold Out)
April 30 – May 1 (Rain or Shine)

Thomas the Tanks Engine returns to Essex Station, with Percy, Sir Topham Hatt, and much more! All departures are SOLD OUT – no walk-up or day-of-event tickets will be available. Please sign up for our mailing list for advance notification of future events.

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Opening Weekend – Neighbor Appreciation
May 7-8, 2016

Free Steam Train & Riverboat rides for residents of 6 towns along the Valley Railroad’s operating line – Essex, Deep River, Chester, Haddam, East Haddam and Old Saybrook. First come, first served, as available.

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