Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) announced that the popular Dinner on the Train excursion will return for the 2020 season. Dinner on the Train has become a staple event for CVSR and in 2019 every ride was sold out.
Tickets for January 24 – March 25 dates will go on sale to CVSR members at the Brakeman level or above on Thursday, November 14th at 10:00 a.m. Public sales will open on Thursday, November 21st at 10:00 a.m.
New for the 2020 season is the addition of another table car to increase capacity. Each dinner excursion will now be able to accommodate 146 passengers. Additionally, Dinner on the Train will depart from Akron Northside station on one Saturday a month starting in February.
Aboard the excursion passengers will enjoy four courses of cuisine, prepared by Nomad Culinary, as the landscape of Cuyahoga Valley National Park rolls by. A complimentary bar is available for guests and wine is poured throughout the courses. Menus change bi-weekly and a vegetarian/vegan option is available for substitution upon request.
The two-hour excursion departs every Friday from Rockside Station and select Saturdays from Akron Station at 7:00 p.m. Guests may board at 6:30 p.m. to enjoy a signature cocktail and appetizers.
Tickets are $100 per person for table car seating, $105 for per person for first class seating and $120 per person for dome seating. Ticket includes complimentary bar service, two-hour train ride and four-course dinner. Tickets can be purchased at cvsr.org/dinner-on-the-train or by calling 330-439-5708.
About Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) is a private sector, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer supported organization operating in partnership with Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) and is dedicated to the preservation of passenger rail transportation in Cuyahoga Valley and the historic Ohio & Erie Canalway. CVSR has been providing excursion rail service for more than 40 years. For more information about the railroad, visit www.cvsr.org