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.

Sit back and unwind on Soiree on the Train with Nickel Plate Steam Locomotive #765!

Come ride the rails through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while being pulled by the Nickel Plate Steam Locomotive #765! Sit back, unwind and enjoy an open bar while we make our way through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Passengers must be 21 and older to ride. 

At a Glance:

  • 2-and-a-half-hour round trip train ride, ability to deboard the train for a photo opportunity
  • Complimentary Bar Service (cocktails, wine, beer and non-alcoholic) and heavy appetizers
  • Tickets are $105-$120 per person

Rockside Station
7900 Old Rockside Road, Independence, OH

Saturday, 11 and 18 at 2 p.m.

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Akron Station                                                                                                                          27 Ridge St, Akron, OH

Sunday, September 12 and 19 at 3 p.m.

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Seating Options

California Zephyr Silver Solarium Dome

Ticket Price: $120

Seating in our Silver Solarium. This car offers comfortable padded seats and one-of-kind views as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley.

California Zephyr Lariat Dome

Ticket Price: $120

Seating in our Silver Lariat. This car offers comfortable padded seats and one-of-kind views as you ride through the Cuyahoga Valley.

California Zephyr Lariat First Class

Ticket Price: $105

Seating in our Silver Lariat. This car offers comfortable padded seats.

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