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Birthday Parties

Birthdays are always better with trains! Our private dining car is available for birthday party reservations. You provide the food, beverages, birthday cake,  and up to 48 people. We provde a 2.5 hour train excursion, a birthday mention on board by the conductor, and an opprotunity to blow the train whistle prior to leaving the depot!

Please fill out a Birthday Party Reservation form, and email it to khemingway@nevadaculture.org.

Choose a timeslot for the party. 

10AM & 11:30AM 

11:30AM & 1PM

1PM & 2:30 PM

$500.00 for TWO consective runs in the Dining Car.

We must receive your 50% deposit and a completed Birthday Party Reservation Application at least 14 days prior to the date of the birthday party.

If you have any questions, please either visit our FAQ page or email khemingway@nevadaculture.org.

School Runs

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Teachers can plan a field trip with their students to visit the Nevada Southern Railway in historic Boulder City, the city that built the Hoover Dam!

Ride the rails with your students and experience history dating back to the 1930s when the track was laid by the Union Pacific Railroad to service the Boulder Dam project. The ride is a seven mile roundtrip to Railroad Pass and is approximately 40 minutes in duration.

School runs are held by reservation only on Thursdays and Fridays at 10 AM. Fares are $5/person (one year of age and older).

For additional information or to make your reservation, please either visit our FAQ page or email khemingway@nevadaculture.org.

Other Events and Information

Mixers, Art Shows, Dance Parties, You Name it! If you want to create an event, then we will be more than willing to accomdate!

Past events have included wine mixers, private dinner trains, and art show galleries. We have also made provisions for evening runs as well.

If you are interested in renting the train for your event, please email khemingway@nevadaculture.org.