Easter Bunny Trains

Enjoy the 8-mile round trip on the Allentown & Auburn Railroad this spring. Do you know the special guest on board? It’s the Easter Bunny! He’ll be hopping down the train as it travels through the Berks County countryside handing out treats to the kids. The train ride lasts about an hour and is the perfect fun family activity that everyone will enjoy!

Trains Depart Kutztown Station at 10AM, 12PM, 2PM, & 4PM on the following days:
April 2 & 3, 9 & 10, 15 & 16


Breakfast Train

The Allentown & Auburn Railroad is hosting breakfast!

Catered by Fat Boyz, the most important meal of the day consists of Bacon, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Home Fries, Toast, Coffee, Tea, and Juice served buffet style in the historic Kutztown Train Station.

Trains Departs our Topton workshop at 9:30AM on May 7.

496 High Rd, Topton, PA 19562


Mother’s Day Wine Trains

Treat Mom to a day out of wine tasting on the rails!

Take the 8-mile round trip sitting fine and tasting four wines paired nicely with some delectable chocolates and parfaits. Stony Run Winery is an award winning estate winery based in Kempton, PA with over 20 varietals, from dry to sweet, and everything in between. It’s a wonderful experience she’ll remember for years to come!

Trains Depart Kutztown Station at 12PM & 2PM on May 8.

Seating is first come first serve for our coach and open air cars.
Caboose seating will NOT be available. 

This event is for adults 21 years of age and older.
No outside alcoholic beverages are permitted.


Father’s Day Picnic Trains

Take Dad out for lunch on Father’s Day this year. The Allentown and Auburn Railroad offers a ride for everyone with a stop at the picnic grove for a catered lunch by Fat Boyz and a leisurely ride through the rural Kutztown countryside. It’s a tradition he’ll want to do every year!

Menu Served Buffet Style:

  • BBQ Pulled Pork
  • Hot Dogs
  • Mac & Cheese
  • Baked Beans
  • Pasta Salad
  • Potato Salad
  • Desert
  • Drinks

Trains depart Kutztown Station at 11AM & 1PM on June 19.


Folk Festival Trains

This July we’re running during the Kutztown Folk Festival! Ride the train on the 8-mile round trip through the Berks County countryside and then check out the festivities of the Folk Fest. Be sure to stop by the train display at the festival while appreciating the local culture, food, and activities. Schmachts gute!

Trains depart Kutztown Station at 10AM, 12PM, 2PM, & 4PM on July 2, 3, & 4.


Firefly Express

One of our most popular rides returns! The Firefly Express offers a beautiful evening train ride through the farm fields or Berks County as the fireflies start to rise up out of the corn in waves of light. Upon the return trip, the train will stop at our picnic grove for ice cream from Pop’s Malt Shoppe of Kutztown.

Trains depart Kutztown Station at 8PM on July 9 & 16.


Movie Trains

Take the train to the drive-in this fall! Now showing not one, but two Tim Burton films! The Nightmare Before Christmas and Sleepy Hollow will be playing at the Sleepy Hollow Picnic Grove on the Allentown and Auburn Railroad this October.

  • Refreshments will be available at the picnic grove for an additional cost.
  • A bag of popcorn comes free with your ticket!
  • While not required, feel free to bringing your favorite camping chair.

Sleepy Hollow Movie Train Departs Kutztown Station at 7:30 PM on October 8. (This trip, with movie, will last approximate 3 hours.)
The Nightmare Before Christmas Movie Train Departs Kutztown Station at 7:30 PM on October 15. (This trip, with movie, will last approximate 2.5 hours.)


Pumpkin Trains

Pumpkin Trains are back on the Allentown and Auburn Railroad! Ride the train through the colorful Kutztown area farmland in the peak of the Autumn season! The train will stop by Sleepy Hollow Picnic Grove for a pumpkin for everyone and a treat for the kids all included with your ticket!

Trains Depart Kutztown Station at 10AM, 12PM, 2PM, & 4PM on October 15 & 16, 22 & 23, 29 & 30.


Holiday Wine Trains


Trains Depart Kutztown Station at 12PM & 2PM on November 5.

This event is for adults 21 years of age and older.
No outside alcoholic beverages are permitted.


Santa Trains

Take a trip with the big man in red himself! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on the railroad this holiday season checking on all the children and making sure Santa has his list straight. All the good children may even get a candy cane! Be sure to check out the Kutztown Area School District Art Show on display in the station as well.


Trains Depart Kutztown Station at 10AM, 12PM, 2PM, & 4PM on November 26 & 27 and December 3 & 4, 10 & 11, 17 & 18.


Hot Chocolate Trains

Take an evening trip with the big man in red himself! Santa will be on board during the trip and see each child. Upon return to the station, Santa will read the Night Before Christmas and passengers are welcome to hot chocolate and a cookie included with your ticket.


Trains Depart Kutztown Station at 7PM on November 26 and December 3, 10,& 17.