Upcoming Events

 

Below are a few of the many special events hosted by the New Hope and Ivyland Railroad. Click on an event for more details.

 

Easter Bunny Express!

Start a new family tradition! Join us to celebrate Easter onboard the annual Easter Bunny Express. The Easter Bunny himself will be joining us onboard our vintage train on select dates this Easter Season. During the train ride the Easter Bunny will visit every child, hand out special treats, and pose for photos taken by our staff photographer. Our photo packages make great gifts or family mementos, and will be made available onboard the train.

Ticket price includes:
" 50 minute, 9 mile round trip ride in one of our antique railcars.
" Visit from the Easter Bunny.
" Special treats for the children.


Online Ticket Prices:.........Coach .....First Class....Open Air Car
Adults (ages 12 & up):......$26.95.... $42.90..........$38.90
Child (ages 2-11):.............$24.95.....$40.90..........$36.90
Toddler (under 2):..............$8.95.......$8.95...........$8.95

Walk-up ticket prices are higher than reserved.

First class - Make the most out of your experience. Ride in the nicest car of our fleet. Be among the first to board the train and be visited by the Easter Bunny first. This car features the original mahogany interior, polished brass fixtures, tables and chairs instead of bus type seating, modern climate control and private bar service (seating is limited).

Open Air Car - Enjoy the scenic surroundings with an un-obstructed, wide-open view of the Spring countryside.

Frequently asked questions:
" Train will be available for boarding approximately 5 minutes before departure time
" Trains depart promptly according to the posted timetable.
" Cash bar and snacks are available onboard the train
" Professional photos will be available onboard the train.
" Restrooms are available at the New Hope train Station
" Parking is available at the train station (daily parking fees apply)
" Smoking is not permitted onboard the train
" Tickets are non-refundable/non-exchangeable.
" Trains will operate during inclement weather

The Railroad reserves the right to alter schedules and substitute equipment as operating conditions demand.

Family Dinner Train - Italian Night

Sunday April 27th, 2014.

Ride the rails in first class comfort while spending quality time with your family. Enjoying dinner and cocktails while appreciating the strolling scene provided by the Bucks County countryside.

Ticket prices includes:
· One-hour round trip, train ride to Lahaska, PA.
· Three course meal.
· Soft drink and coffee service, all taxes and gratuities

MENU: (everyone receives)

· Garlic Bread
· Caesar Salad

Adults: (choose one)

· Baked Ziti with meatballs
· Chicken parmesan with side of pasta
· Lasagna Bolognese
· Ravioli - browned butter sauce with sage and walnut

Children: (choose one)

· (same as above)
· Mac n Cheese

Dessert: (everyone receives)

· Chocolate mousse

Ticket prices: Adults - $34.95, Children (2-11) - @27.95

Frequently asked questions:
· Train will be available for boarding at 5:00pm
· Train departs promptly at 5:30pm and returns to New Hope at 6:30pm
· All taxes and gratuities are included in ticket fare.
· Cash bar is available onboard the train.
· Dressy casual attire is suggested.
· Professional photos will be available onboard the train.
· Parking is available at the train station (daily parking fees apply).
· Smoking is not permitted onboard the train.
· Tickets are non-refundable/non-exchangeable.

*Tickets are not mailed and will be available for pick up at the Ticket Office upon arrival.

The Railroad reserves the right to alter schedules and substitute equipment as operating conditions demand.

Murder Mystery Dinner Trains

The New Hope & Ivyland Railroad and Act 1 Productions bring you another season of mystery on the rails. An edge-of-your-seat, whodunit evening of suspense and comedy!


The wild cast of Act 1 Productions is at it again with new acts for 2014!

Food, fun, great staff, a rolling ride through the country and the antics of Act 1 Productions, all combined to give you and your family a great night out!

Ticket prices includes:
· Two-hour round trip, train ride to Buckingham Valley, PA.
· Three course meal.
· Interactive dining experience with Act 1 Productions, Murder Mystery show.
· Coffee services, all taxes and gratuities.

Ticket prices: $95.00 per person
(Railroad Seating) Passengers may be seated with other guests at a table of four.

$125.00 per person (Private Seating - table for two) Passengers are guaranteed a private table for two.

2014 dates are as follows:
May 16
July 11
October 10
November 7


Menu: Three Course Meal

Salad:
Mesculan greens, with goat cheese, dried cranberries, red onion, mandarin oranges, and a raspberry vinaigrette.

Entrees: Choose One
Lemon and Rosemary Chicken with Capers
Peppercorn NY Strip - all prepared to a Medium/Medium Well
Salmon with a Smoked Paprika and Citrus Crust

All Entrees are accompanied with A Roasted Vegetable Medley, and Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Dessert:
Cheesecake with Seasonal Fruit Topping

Frequently asked questions:
· Train will be available for boarding at 7:00pm
· Train departs promptly at 7:30pm and returns to New Hope at 9:30pm
· All taxes and gratuities are included in ticket fare.
· Cash bar is available onboard the train.
· Dressy casual attire is suggested.
· Professional photos will be available onboard the train.
· Parking is available at the train station (daily parking fees apply).
· Smoking is not permitted onboard the train.
· Tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable.
*Tickets are not mailed and will be available for pick up in our Gift Shop upon arrival

*The railroad reserves the right to alter schedules and substitute equipment as operating conditions demand.


Hourly Excursions

45 minute, 9 mile roundtrip scenic train ride through historic Bucks County accompanied by historic narration about Bucks County and the New Hope Line.

Frequently asked questions:
· Train departs promptly as scheduled
· Cash bar is available onboard the train.
· Parking is available at the train station (daily parking fees apply).
· Smoking is not permitted onboard the train.
· Tickets are non-refundable/non-exchangeable.
· Tickets are not mailed and are held at the ticket office for pick up on the date of your scheduled excursion