Winter Wine Tasting

Winter Wine Tasting

Climb aboard the train on a crisp winter evening and warm up with a selection of wine! This winter sip on a selection of five wines as you ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park after dark on one of our Grape Escape excursions. Each train ride is two-hours, and in addition to wine samples, passengers also receive light appetizers and a commemorative wine glass to take home! Seating options for Grape Escape are available in suites, lounge, dome, first class, table car or coach. Tickets range from $60 to $95 per person. Read below for 2019 Grape Escape dates through March!

January 26, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. from Rockside Station

Go on an adventure with a winter safari aboard the train! Featuring five wines from the African Continent.


February 16, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. from Rockside Station

Celebrate Valentine’s day with rosés! Featuring five red and rosé wines.


February 23, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. from Akron Northside Station

There’s always a Riesling to love wine! Featuring five Riesling wines.


March 23, 2019 | 7:30 p.m. from Rockside Station

Here in Ohio, we’re always in a Buckeye state of wind! Featuring five beers from the state of Ohio.


Please note: this excursion is only for passengers ages 21+.

Not a wine person? Check out our Ales on Rails™ excursions instead!

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Katie Brewer

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