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NEW! Sunset BBQ Trains Saturdays
March 10 through March 31

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Saturday evenings during the month of March (excluding March 3), climb aboard one of our Sunset BBQ Dinner Trains. Tickets are only $40 per person, and include a two hour ride and your choice of the following entrees: Sliced Beef Brisket, Pulled Pork, Smoked Chicken, or a Grilled Portobello Mushroom topped with grilled vegetables. Meals are served with baked beans (vegetarian baked beans served with the Grilled Portobello Mushroom), potato salad, a fresh cornbread muffin, and a generous slice of our popular cheesecake.

Fight the ol' cabin fever, and join us for some great BBQ and a beautiful sunset while you travel in the climate controlled comfort of our historic 1950's streamliners. Reserve now by calling 1-800-626-0319 – all aboard!

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March 12-31, 2018

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2018 Day Out With Thomas Tickets on sale
We are pleased to announce that tickets for our 2018 Day Out With Thomas event are ON SALE NOW.

Tickets are $19 per person (ages 2 and up), and feature a 25 minute train ride behind Thomas The Tank Engine, a variety of on-site activities, and access to the James H. Andrew Railroad Museum.

For more information, or to purchase tickets, call 1-800-626-0319, or visit our Day Out With Thomas page.

All aboard!

Our popular BOGO deal returns!
Valid for regularly-scheduled basic coach class service from May 5, 2018 through September 14, 2018 -- buy one adult basic coach class adult ticket, get one adult basic coach class ticket free.

Not valid on special event trains (Day Out With Thomas, Santa Express, etc.).

Tickets are not upgradeable and may not be used with any other offer.

Sale ends May 4, 2018.

To order, call 1-800-626-0319 or click the button below. Must mention promo code BOGO2018.
Enter Promo Code

2018 March Membership Madness

Now through 3/31/18 any new member, or someone who wasn't a member in 2017, can receive one of the following bonus thank you gifts:

The Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad's exclusive Great Scenic Railways DVD

One Classic Coach Class child's ticket and admission to the
James H. Andrew Railroad Museum

To take advantage of this offer, click here (or on the graphic to the left) to visit our Membership page. Thank you for your support!

    2018 speaker series at the
    James H. Andrew Railroad Museum

    Don Hofsommer
    Saturday, April 21
    "The Fort Dodge Line"
    Bob Bourne
    Saturday, May 19
    "Railroads of Story County"

    Our operating steam locomotive, 8419, is due for a major inspection. Our goal is to get the inspection completed and have 8419 ready to operate for her thirtieth birthday in 2018.  With your help, we can keep 8419 steaming for the next 15 years.

    B&SVRR Gift Ideas
    Gift cards
    Memorial Bricks

    To place your order, or for more information,
    click here, or call 1-800-626-0319, Monday through Friday between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM.
    To place your order, or for more information, call 1-800-626-0319, Monday through Friday between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM.

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