Countryside Farmers’ Market

Countryside Farmers' Market

Come ride the rails through Cuyahoga Valley National Park to visit the Countryside Farmers’ Market at Howe Meadow. Guests will deboard at Howe Meadow for one and a half hours to enjoy visiting over 50+ local farmers, food entrepreneurs, and artists. There will be a Chef showcase by a chef using ingredients from the vendors for enjoyment by attendees.

Seating is assigned. The ticket includes a three and 1/2 train rides and a visit to the Countryside Farmers’ Market at Howe Meadow. Many vendors accept both cash and cards. If a vendor does not accept cards, you can purchase wooden tokens in increments of $5 at the market information booth and spend them like cash and receive change back from all vendors.

Ticket Price | $11 – $36

Departure Time | 9:00 a.m. from Rockside Station (3.5-hour trip)

Boarding Stations

Rockside Station

7900 Old Rockside Rd.,
Independence, OH 44131

Date | Saturday, September 24

Departure Time | 9:00 a.m.

Book Tickets

Seating Options

Coach Car Ticket | Price per ticket $11 – $16

  • Seating is in a coach car.
  • Seats are assigned.

Table Car Ticket | Price per ticket: $16 – $21

  • Seating is in a table car with dining tables and chairs.
  • Seats are assigned.

Executive Ticket | Price per ticket $31 – $36

Seating in the St. Lucie is general admission.

Service Animal Policy

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), CVSR does accommodate service animals on board the train. Only dogs that are trained service animals will be admitted to board the CVSR train. Pets and other animals not considered service animals will, under no circumstances, be allowed to board. Please carefully review our Service Animal Policy for more details or contact our customer service team at .

About Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Cuyahoga Valley National Park protects nearly 33,000 acres of  rural landscape along the Cuyahoga River between Akron and Cleveland in Northeast Ohio.  Cuyahoga Valley is the only national park in the state of Ohio and one of seven Midwestern national parks. Learn more about CVNP at