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 Grape Escape, please read our note on COVID-19 safety.

Sip Wine on the Train

Experience a wine tasting like no other. On board, you will be served four wine samples, paired with light appetizers. Commemorative wine 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 wine-tasting excursion
  • 4 wine Samples and light appetizers included
  • 6:30 p.m. departure
  • Tickets for a group of four range from $240-$360 or a group of six range from $360-$420, depending on seating class

Rockside Station
7900 Old Rockside Road, Independence, OH

Upcoming Events

Gervasi Vineyard

May 7, 2021

Take a sweet trip aboard the train! Climb aboard for this two-hour train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy 4 wine selections from Gervasi Vineyard and light appetizers.

Sarah’s Vineyard

June 4, 2021

Take a sweet trip aboard the train! Climb aboard for this two-hour train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy 4 wine selections from Sarah’s Vineyard and light appetizers.

Grape Escape is an excursion on The Cleveland Dinner and Event Train, proudly presented by:

Seating Options

Premium/First Class

Group of four: $280

Table Car

Group of four: $280

Coach Car

Group of four: $240

Train rides resume May 1! Tickets for May and June go on sale to CVSR members March 23 and to the public March 26. For more information click here.