1 Railroad Ave
Essex, CT 06426
Essex Steam Train is hosting a day of family fun honoring Connecticut’s military this Memorial Day at our All-American Picnic! Bring your family and fellow service persons to enjoy a train & boat excursion followed by live music and a day of free festive fun on the grounds of Essex Station! This Memorial Day, Monday, May 29th, we’re offering our traditional train and/or boat excursions at 11AM, 12:30PM, 2PM & 3:30PM starting at $10/child, $19/adult and FREE for members of the military (with military ID)! Guests can hop on the train or boat (or both!) and tour the renowned splendor of the Connecticut River Valley. Choose to join other military personnel and their families at the All-American Picnic from 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM at Essex Station for live music, activities, and delicious picnic fare! This wonderful day of picnic fun is free for all military – both active and retired – and is just an additional $12 per person for civilians. Let Essex Steam Train say ‘Thank you!’ this Memorial Day by joining us at our All-American Picnic to honor the service people and their families who have made our freedoms possible and have fought to preserve the American way.