Ales on Rails™

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad excursions and railroad facilities are operating with strict stringent safety practices and procedures including more frequent sanitation, the wearing of masks, implementing physical distancing and operating trains at no more than 50% capacity to improve employee, volunteer and guest safety.

Before joining us for Ales on Rails™, please read our note on COVID-19 safety.

Sample Craft Beers on the Train

Calling craft beer lovers! Climb aboard for Ales on Rails™ and sample local, national and international favorites as you ride through Cuyahoga Valley. On board, you will be served four beer samples, paired with light appetizers. Commemorative beer glasses are yours to take home! Passengers must be ages 21 and over to ride.

A Designated Driver ticket is available. Before booking, please contact us at 234-759-0100 to request a DD ticket. A $20 discount will be applied to the regular price of the ticket and will include the appetizers and 2 non-alcoholic beverages from the concession car.

Please note: Tickets must only be purchased in blocks of four or six due to COVID-19 protocols. 

Book Tickets

At a Glance: 

  • 2-hour beer-tasting excursion
  • 4 beer samples and light appetizers included
  • 6:30 p.m. departure
  • Tickets of four range from $200 – $240 or a group of six range from $300-$360, depending on seating class

Rockside Station
7900 Old Rockside Road, Independence, OH

Ales on Rails™ is an excursion on The Cleveland Dinner & Event Train, proudly presented by:

Upcoming Events

Thirsty Dog and Collision Bend Brewery

May 21, 2021

Take a ride with Thirsty Dog and Collision Bend Brewery! Climb aboard for this two-hour train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy 4 beer selections and light appetizers.

Platform Beer Co. and Akronym Brewing

June 19, 2021

Take a ride with Platform Beer Co. and Akronym Brewing! Climb aboard for this two-hour train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy 4 beer selections and light appetizers.

Summer Brews!

July 2, 2021

Take a ride with us to enjoy a taste of summer ales with a local brewery! Climb aboard for this two-hour train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy 4 beer selections and light appetizers.

Small Town Brews

July 30, 2021

Take a ride with us to enjoy a taste of summer ales with a small town brewery from the Northeast Ohio! Climb aboard for this two-hour train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy 4 beer selections and light appetizers.

Seating Options

Premium/First Class

Group of four: $240

Table Car

Group of four: $240 | Group of six: $360

Coach Car

Group of four: $200

Tickets for May, June and July are on sale now. We are currently operating with strict stringent safety practices and procedures. Please read our note on COVID-19 safety.