THINGS TO DO

Official events

Come out and meet the team and join us on the road

La Plata Railroad Days

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Where:

Lookout Park – La Plata, MO

When:

June 24th, 25th & 26th 2022

What:

Fundraiser and Meet and Greet with Virtual Railfan and the APRHF.  A weekend of friends, fun and plenty of trains!

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Strasburg Rail Road Days

Where:

Strasburg Rail Road – Ronks, PA

When:

September 23-25, 2022

What:

Meet and Greet with Virtual Railfan and fans of Strasburg. Enjoy the Wine & Cheese Train on Friday night, Excursion and lunch on Saturday, and dinner together in the evening. A weekend of friends, fun and plenty of steam!

Info & registration:

River and Rail Weekend

Where:

Kingsley Inn — Fort Madison, IA

When:

September 30-October 2, 2022

What:

We are bringing the Virtual Railfans back to the Fort Madison trackside for our 2nd Annual River & Rail Weekend! This year, we will focus on events being along the Fort Madison Riverfront, Pavilion, Santa Fe Depot Complex and the CB&Q Depot. It will include music, food trucks, a car show by the Pen City Cruisers, Mississippi River cruises and of course, trains! More surprises to come! Looking forward to seeing everyone again!

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2022 Whistle Stop Tour

Where:

Chicago, IL – Emeryville, CA on Amtrak’s California Zephyr

When:

Departing Chicago on 9/1/22 – Departing Emeryville on 9/5/22

What:

The Annual Virtual Railfan Whistle Stop Tour.  Ride with us aboard the California Zephyr from Chicago, Illinois to Emeryville, California.  Meet the team and hang out with the crew in beautiful sunny California.  We hope to see you aboard!

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