SEASONAL TRAINS

During many special holidays and occasions, you can find the GVRR on the tracks!

Click on the name of the event below to get more info and ticket availability.

Memorial Day Train May 27, 2019
Father's Day Train June 16, 2019
Fourth of July Train July 4, 2019
Labor Day Train September 2, 2019
Christmas Wine Trains TBD
After Christmas Trains TBD
Spring Break Trains March 2020
Easter Bunny Train Spring 2020
Mother's Day Train May 10, 2020

 

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MEMORIAL DAY TRAIN

Monday May 27, 2019
Departs: 1:15 p.m.
Tickets: $18 / $26 per person
(all ages)

Honor those who have served on this family-friendly outing on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad!

This excursion departs from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot at 1:15 p.m. It will arrive in the Fort Worth Stockyards at approximately 2:45 p.m. where you'll have roughly an hour and half to grab lunch or visit the many shops in the Stockyards. The train will re-board at approximately 4:30 p.m. and depart at 4:45 p.m. returning to the Grapevine station at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Service members and their families can receive special rates for this ride. To receive this discount, you must contact the Grapevine Vintage Railroad at 817-410-3185 and ask to speak with a train representative regarding the service member discount.  (The discount is not available online)

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FATHER'S DAY TRAIN

Sunday June 16, 2019
Departs: 1:15 p.m.
Tickets: $18 / $26 per person
(all ages)

Shower dad with extra affection on this family-friendly outing on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad!

This excursion departs from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot at 1:15 p.m. It will arrive in the Fort Worth Stockyards at approximately 2:45 p.m. where you'll have roughly an hour and half to treat dad to lunch or buy him something fun at the many shops in the Stockyards. The train will re-board at approximately 4:30 p.m. and depart at 4:45 p.m. returning to the Grapevine station at approximately 6:15 p.m.

During the outing, passengers can expect some extra fun moments on the train including a few special giveaways for some lucky dads!

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FOURTH OF JULY TRAIN

July 4, 2019
Departs: 1:15 p.m.
Tickets: $18 / $26 per person
(all ages)

Step back in time with a nostalgic ride on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad.

This excursion departs from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot at 1:15 p.m. It will arrive in the Fort Worth Stockyards at approximately 2:45 p.m. where you'll have roughly an hour and half to grab lunch or visit the many shops in the Stockyards. The train will re-board at approximately 4:30 p.m. and depart at 4:45 p.m. returning to the Grapevine station at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Tickets are not on sale yet. Please check back for updates.

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LABOR DAY TRAIN

Monday September 2, 2019
Departs: 1:15 p.m.
Tickets: $18 / $26 per person
(all ages)

Celebrate the end of summer on this family-friendly outing on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad!

This excursion departs from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot at 1:15 p.m. It will arrive in the Fort Worth Stockyards at approximately 2:45 p.m. where you'll have roughly an hour and half to grab lunch or visit the many shops in the Stockyards. The train will re-board at approximately 4:30 p.m. and depart at 4:45 p.m. returning to the Grapevine station at approximately 6:15 p.m.

Tickets are not on sale yet. Please check back for updates.

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CHRISTMAS WINE TRAINS

DEPARTING FROM GRAPEVINE
DATES TBD

Departs: TBD
Tickets: TBD

Tis the season for holiday cheer on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad!  The Christmas Wine Trains offer a great grown-up escape from the hustle and bustle of Christmas. Your holiday excursion includes a special meal and two complimentary glasses of wine, served in a special souvenir glass. No one under 21 allowed.

In 2018, this special excursion departed at 7 p.m. and returned to the station at approximately 9 p.m.

Please note the Christmas Wine Trains do not travel to the Stockyards.  Passengers will not de-board the train during the excursion.

Tickets are not on sale yet. Please check back for updates.

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AFTER CHRISTMAS TRAINS

DATES TBD
Departs: TBD
Tickets: TBD

Not ready to end the holiday cheer? Hop on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad for these festive excursions!

The coaches will feature Christmas decorations throughout that will put you in a great holiday mood!

In 2018, this excursion departed from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot at 1 p.m. It arrived in the Fort Worth Stockyards at approximately 2:20 p.m. where riders had roughly an hour and half to grab lunch or visit the many shops in the Stockyards. The train re-boarded at approximately 4:05 p.m. and departed at 4:15 p.m. returning to the Grapevine station at approximately 5:45 p.m.

Note: these are not the "North Pole Express" trains and will not feature Santa or Mrs. Claus.

Tickets are not on sale yet. Please check back for updates.

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SPRING BREAK TRAINS

March 2020

Looking for a fun adventure with the kids during spring break? All week long, hop on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad for an exciting day out!

These are the standard "Cotton Belt Route to Fort Worth Stockyards" outings that typically take place on most weekends, however during spring break they run daily!

The Cotton Belt Route to Fort Worth Stockyards departs from Grapevine at approximately 1:15 p.m. and arrives in the Stockyards at approximately 2:45 p.m. After a short layover to explore the Stockyards, you'll re-board the train and arrive back in Grapevine at approximately 6:15 p.m.

 

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EASTER BUNNY TRAINS

Spring 2020
Departs: Times TBA
Tickets: TBA

HOP aboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad for this family-friendly outing!

These excursions depart from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot. The ride lasts approximately one hour, perfect for those younger conductors.  Passengers do not de-board the train - it will reverse direction and return to the Grapevine station.  This trip does not travel to the Fort Worth Stockyards.

Passengers can expect a fun time with an appearance from the Easter Bunny and sweet treats.

 

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MOTHER'S DAY TRAIN

Sunday May 10, 2020
Departs: TBD

Shower mom with extra love on this family-friendly outing on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad!

2019 Info: This excursion departs from Grapevine at the Cotton Belt Depot at 1:15 p.m. It will arrive in the Fort Worth Stockyards at approximately 2:45 p.m. where you'll have roughly an hour and half to treat mom to lunch or buy her something nice at the many shops in the Stockyards. The train will re-board at approximately 4:30 p.m. and depart at 4:45 p.m. returning to the Grapevine station at approximately 6:15 p.m.

During the outing, passengers can expect some extra fun moments on the train including a few special giveaways for some lucky moms!

All tickets purchased are non-refundable. Missed trains will not be refunded.

Minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian on all Grapevine Vintage Railroad excursions.