The train, which will set out from the North Conway train station, will make a round trip through the countryside. Click the image below for a complete weather forecast. Currently, our Farmstand is closed for the season. The ride runs about 1 hour and 20 minutes in length. These special trains will bring you down to Waterville, where the beautiful Naugatuck River closely follows the tracks, crossing under in several places allowing for great views of the river and surrounding scenery.
Please use the restroom at the prior to boarding. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter by sending a blank email to: Current Weather - click for forecast, or enter a zip code for a different location: This page was updated on Want to make a donation? Those who choose the dining car will receive a meal selected from the menu, as well as a spot in the first class car. Need lids, rings and replacement jars? And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information,! Purchases at the Meadow are for cash only. To help add to the festive spirit of the trip, children and their families are encouraged to come dressed in their Halloween best. They hike to the top of our 25 ft. Appropriate for school aged children Corn Stalk Maze Corn Stalk Maze Munchkin Maze This fun filled maze is created for the younger child who wants to experience twists and turns on their own or with Mom and Dads help. This policy also applies to any intermediate train stops where food or drinks may be sold.
We treat our employees as family and love our customers. Hours: 9am - 6pm Daily Starting August 31st through October 31st, with animals arriving mid September. Throughout our off-season, we are keeping up on maintenance work around the farm for our equipment and various buildings on the farm. I do all of the programming, web design and updates myself. Restrooms There are no working restrooms on our vintage railcars.
Adults and children alike are encouraged to get into the spirit by traveling in their Halloween costumes. Those who are interested in taking part can choose between coach, the first class dome, or dining car seating. We are located in Hampshire, Illinois. Updates for June 2019 Most pumpkin patches and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some earlier! Take a trip and enjoy the wonderful views and colors of autumn throughout the upper Naugatuck Valley on our Pumpkin Patch Trains! If you'd like to make a donation to help me pay to keep the website going, please make a donation to me at Benivia through our secure donation processor. Upgrade to a caboose ticket or locomotive ticket for a memorable experience and get an up close look at railroad operations! Wheelchair loading and unloading occurs at the with a MobiLift wheelchair lift. Pumpkin Patch Express Board our vintage train for a beautiful autumn ride through the scenic forests of Shelby County.
If you did not order an infant ticket with your initial order, notify the ticket agent upon your arrival at the that you have a child 0-24 months that will sit in your lap, and you will receive an infant ticket. Returning back up through Thomason, visitors will be able to get a view like no other from the face of the Thomaston Dam, looking down on the valley and river below. Departures that travel directly to the Pumpkin Patch depart at 1:30, Friday-Sunday, with an extra 3:00 departure on Saturday only. The Pumpkin Patch Express train ride lasts approximately 1 ½ hours including train ride and time at the Pumpkin Patch. Pumpkin Patch Trains run Saturdays and Sundays, October 5th through 27th. Pumpkins can be purchased when you purchase your tickets online, the Calera Depot ticket window when you pick up your tickets, or on location at the Pumpkin Patch for cash only.
Refreshments Snacks and drinks are available for purchase at our Gift Shop and at the Meadow. Get them all here, and usually at lower prices than your local store! This is a must see show and is only available on weekends and Columbus Day. Shooting Gallery in Wild West Town Come out to the shooting gallery in our Wild West Town and take your chance at our paintball targets and our ball blasters. Lots of fun awaits at the Pumpkin Patch as you take a hayride, bounce in the inflatable bounce house, get lost in the corn maze, and participate in other family activities! If you are looking for! Pumpkin Patch Express Trains operate Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, October 18th through 27th. Those who are in the dining car will not be able to leave the train at the pumpkin patch, but any children there will receive one when they leave the train at its final stop. Haunted Isle Trolley, Shoreline Trolley Museum, Branford, Connecticut.
It will depart from the North Conway Station, with the fares depending which type of seating is desired. Looking for a local, pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in New Hampshire? Here, kids will be able to go out and select their very own pumpkin to bring home. Search our pumpkin patch to find your perfect pumpkin! From here the train, will continue north through several magnificent rock cuts up to the summit, offering more views of the autumn scenery before returning to Thomaston Station. Haunted House Take a walk through our Haunted House and experience the twist and turns, be ready for some thrills and chills. The 11:30 Bartlett Valley Train also stops at the Pumpkin Patch on its return to North Conway. A stationery printing company can produce items like coloring sheets that can help to keep the young passengers entertained during a ride like this. The wagon takes you to the Pumpkin Patch.
Make sure to visit the exhibits in our Depot Museum, our collection of railroad equipment in Clark Yard, our working Signal Garden, and our Gift Shop! Or pectin to make jam, spaghetti sauce or salsa mix or pickle mixes? Please finish your refreshments before boarding the train at the depot. Those copying content from this website and publishing it will be vigorously legally prosecuted. And be sure and not miss our Goat Mountain where our goats will play and entertain your whole family. Enjoy our new exotic animals such as giraffes and kangaroos to name a few. © Pumpkin Patch Trolleys run Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Columbus Day, October 4th through 27th.
Please arrive 1 hour prior to your departure time to pick up your tickets at the Calera Depot, use the restrooms at the Gift Shop, and to get in line at your boarding location. You may also like a!. Take a quick jaunt under Pumpkin Junction and through the petting farm. This location has a shorter season where we are open to the general public, but we are plenty busy throughout the entire year. If you have not been to our farm, we would love for you to give us a try. D is a magician with lots to offer.
The Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum's policy is that no food or drinks be brought on the train. He will catch your attention every minute of his show and intrigue your imagination. The Pumpkin Patch Express will run from October 21 to the 23, and from the 28 to the 30. Wagon Ride Our wagon ride runs 7 days a week weather permitting. Wheelchair Accessibility Our train has wheelchair accessible accommodations on the and. After Halloween, find a Christmas tree at a and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and free hayrides, and often Santa visits! We have a full petting farm with all different farm animals to pet and feed.