Ales on Rails™

With the recently announced changes to local, state, and CDC COVID-19 masks protocols, we want to remind our guests that CVSR falls under Transportation Security Administration (TSA)  and Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regulations. Guests, volunteers, and staff are required to wear masks until further notice when on the train, unless they are eating or drinking while in their seats, and at any of our facilities despite local and state regulations.

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.

Book Tickets

At a Glance: 

  • 2-hour beer-tasting excursion
  • 4 beer samples and light appetizers included
  • 6:30 p.m. departure
  • Tickets range from $50 – $60, 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

Summer Brews with Saucy Brew Works

July 2, 2021

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

Ales on Rails: Small Town Brews with Mucky Duck Brewery

July 30, 2021

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

Unplugged Brewery

August 27, 2021

Take a ride, sit back, relax and drink beer with Unplugged Brewery! 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

Ticket Price: $60

Table Car

Ticket price: $60

Coach Car

Ticket Price: $50

The Nickel Plate Road Steam Locomotive No. 765 returns in September. For details please visit https://www.cvsr.org/steam/