Ales on Rails

Ales On Rails™

Embark on a journey like no other with Ales On Rails™ – an unforgettable experience that combines the rich history of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, vintage rail cars, and a remarkable selection of craft beers and ales. Sit back and relax as we take you on a 2-hour adventure through the national park, all while indulging in the finest brews our region has to offer.

As you savor the flavors of four carefully curated beers, each one handpicked to tantalize your taste buds, you’ll also be treated to a variety of light appetizers – all expertly paired with your beer selection.

But that’s not all! As a memento of this extraordinary experience, you’ll receive a special commemorative 7 oz. beer glass to take home with you. It’s the perfect keepsake to remember this one-of-a-kind outing.

Ales On Rails™ is more than just an event; it’s an opportunity to celebrate life’s special moments. Whether you’re looking for a unique bachelor or bachelorette party idea, planning a couple’s night out, commemorating a birthday in style, or searching for that perfect retirement gift, this experience is sure to leave lasting memories.

This is event is for guests 21 years old and over. Designated driver tickets available for a discounted price.


March 15 – Hoppin Frog Brewery
April 19 – Thirsty Dog Brewing Co.
May 31 – Fat Head’s Brewery
July 19 – HiHO Brewery

Please Note: The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad ADA car is undergoing upgrades to enhance accessibility for guests with mobility issues and is currently NOT available. Notice of the car’s return to the rails will be posted here on the website. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience and understanding.  We are committed to creating a more accessible and enjoyable experience for all passengers.

Tickets: $52 – $62

Designated Driver tickets available for a discounted price

Akron Northside Station

27 Ridge Street
Akron, OH 44308

Departs 6:30 pm
Please plan to arrive 45 minutes before departure time.

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