Murder Mystery

February 14, 2020

Join us for an intimate and interactive experience where YOU help solve the mystery! The Oliver Jensen Gallery in the River Valley Junction Building at historic Essex Station is the venue for this devious Murder Mystery.

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Eagle Flyer

February 15,16,17,22 & 23 2020

The Eagle Flyer is a unique 2-1/2 hour eco-excursion in the Connecticut River Valley. Trees stripped of their foliage afford clear views of the surrounding forest and the Connecticut River; wildlife can be observed from the cozy confines of heated vintage rail cars.

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Bunny Breakfast & Train Ride

April 4, 10 & 11 2020

Hop on over to our station for a bunny filled morning that is topped off with a train ride! Enjoy quality family time with a hot breakfast featuring the Easter Bunny himself!

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Day Out with Thomas

April 25th & 26th, May 2nd & 3rd

Toot toot!!! Thomas the Tank Engine, his buddy Percy, and Sir Topham Hatt are pulling into Essex Station for the “Celebration Tour!” in honor of Thomas’s birthday this spring!

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Hand on the Throttle

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn about and actually operate a full size steam locomotive! Registrants receive home study materials covering railroad and steam locomotive safety as well as basic steam locomotive theory and operation.

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 Chocolate & Wine

June 11 & 25, 2020

It’s a match made in heaven! Ride our vintage train pulled by our antique diesel locomotive to our riverboat, where you’ll sample four pairings of fabulous wines and decadent chocolates.

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Tacos & Tequila Cruise

July 10, 17, 24 & 31

It’s time for some Tacos, Tequila and Tunes aboard the Tacos & Tequila Cruise!

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