April 13 & 14, 20 & 21
Share a ride on the train with the Easter Bunny!
Trains leave every half hour from noon to 4:30 PM.
History of Trains for Kids
Fare: $5.00 (kids under 3 free)
NEW EVENT! Please stop back again for more details.
Civil War Encampment
June 1 & 2
The New Jersey Civil War Heritage Association will sponsor Actions at Rural Plains, an instructional
event for re-enactors as well as to educate the public about New Jersey in the Civil War.
September 7 & 8
Pine Creek Railroad presents the annual Railroaders
Weekend. Passenger and freight trains parade every hour. Come
see vintage locomotives and trains in operation, shop tours,
exhibits and much more! Trains leave every half hour from 11:00
AM to 4:30 PM.
Haunted Express Night Time Rides!
October 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 & 26
Take a spooky nighttime ride and a walk through the
haunted woods of Allaire State Park. An annual tradition for
decades. Trains leave every half hour from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Tickets are available the night of the event (no advance sales). This
event is weather-permitting; please call ahead to be sure we're running.
The Christmas Express with Santa Claus!
A Holiday Tradition for over 35 years and a
sell-out every year! So popular that we've added more trains to
the schedule! Santa rides the Christmas Express and talks to
every child on the train. Call ahead on the day of the event to verify availability.
Tickets go on sale beginning October 12 at 6:00 PM.
November 29 & 30,
December 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 & 22
11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
December 7, 14 & 21
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Trains leave every half hour.
IMPORTANT NOTES ABOUT THE CHRISTMAS EXPRESS
You are purchasing tickets for a trip on a SET date
and time. Each person planning to ride the train requires a paid
ticket for this event, regardless of age. We strongly suggest
you purchase your tickets in advance. Tickets go on sale
beginning October 11 at 6:00 PM, and thereafter may be purchased whenever
Halloween, Christmas and weekend trains are running.