PLUS: FANTASTIC MUSICIANS, FUN FOOD AND TREATS, BALLOON ANIMALS, GUEST LOCOMOTIVE AND DEMONSTRATIONS FROM THE K&O RAILROAD, OPERATION LIFESAVER, TOY TRAIN LAYOUT FROM THE TOY TRAIN MUSEUM, GARDEN RAILROAD, A SCAVANGER HUNT WITH PRIZES, AND MORE!
Saturday, September 16th, 2023
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Admission is $10.00 for age 13 and over. $5.00 for ages 7-12. Kids 6 and under are free when accompanied by an adult!
Take a short ride through the Museum grounds.
Note - Due to the costs associated with restoration of our historic equipment, there will be a separate charge for rides.
Ride tickets are :
$5 for ages 3 and up
Children under 3 are free when not occupying a seat.
Saturday at 10am, 11am, 12 Noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm, K&O will conduct a Locomotive Load Test on their GP-38-3 Locomotive WAMX #3832 which is on display at 2023 Railfest. You can hear the awesome sound of a locomotive at notch 8 as if it's carrying a full load - right up close! Load tests will last just a couple + minutes.
Event proceeds will go toward helping the museum's mission - to preserve and convey the unique history of railroading in the Great Plains through acquisition, restoration, research, exhibition, and education.
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