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Tuesday December 12th 2017

CALL TO ARTS: Seeking Arts & Crafts Vendors for Railway’s Silver Anniversary Open House

Ely, NV—Nevada Northern Railway is seeking arts & crafts vendors to participate in the Silver Anniversary Open House, Memorial Weekend. There is no charge to participate. Vendors can set up on the historic grounds anytime Friday, May 25, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Arts & Crafts vendors can display their wares Sat., May 26 and Sun., May 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Interested parties should contact Maggie or Dany at the Nevada Northern Railway at 775-289-2085 or info@nnry.com in order to sign up.
The Nevada Northern Railway, established in 1905, is Nevada’s newest National Historic Landmark. 2012 marks the 25th year of the rebirth of passenger steam excursions, which began again in 1987. The historic railroad features operating steam and diesel train rides, and approximately 60 acres of original grounds, track and buildings. Complimentary guided tours are included with all train rides but are also offered separately. For more information on the Nevada Northern Railway Museum, visit www.nnry.com or call 866-40-STEAM (866-407-8326). You can also visit www.facebook.com/nnry1; www.youtube.com/nnry1; and www.twitter.com/nnry1.
UPCOMING EVENTS: May 5: Last Day of Red Hot Sale to ‘Be the Engineer’ and actually operate a locomotive – no experience necessary – valid thru 10/31/12; Sat., May 19, 6:30 p.m.: Rockin’ & Rollin’ Geology Dinner Train; Sat., May 26, 6:30 p.m. BBQ Train; Memorial Weekend, May 25-28: Kick-Off of Silver Anniversary of NNRy’s Rebirth of Passenger Steam Operations (1987-2012) with Members Weekend Open House, featuring train rides, speeder rides, velocipede rides, music, food and fun. Everyone invited! Members and all military ride free on regular excursions; memberships start at just $30.
Maximum seating capacity on dinner trains is 80 people. Early reservations strongly encouraged. Regular steam excursions now available on weekends, Saturdays at 1 p.m. and Sundays at 9:30 a.m.; Railroad Reality Weeks for Adults and Teens, June-September (select dates). Open daily, except Tuesdays. June open six days a week; July-August open seven days a week with a variety of train rides. Group rates and private charters available.

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