Witches Brew Train

Hop aboard with all the ghouls and goblins if you dare!

Thanks to all who attended in 2019!

2019 info below for reference:


Welcome aboard the 2019 4th Annual Witches Brew Train. Join us for an evening of brew and wonderful food catered by Wise Guys Pizzeria. The haunting begins at 6:30 p.m. with the reception on the platform with music, food and beverages. Boarding will begin at 7:10 p.m. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to boarding, as the train leaves PROMPTLY at 7:30 p.m. No refunds will be issued for missed trains. The Witches Brew Train does not travel to the Fort Worth Stockyards. Seating assignments will be issued upon check-in. All groups must check in at the same time to ensure they are seated together. Changes cannot be made in seating assignments after boarding passes are issued.

Ticket price includes:

  • 2 glasses of Texas craft brew in a souvenir mug (additional brew available for purchase)
  • wonderful food
  • special entertainment

Wear your best costumes and join in the fun!

Please note this excursion is only for adults 21 and older. Age verification may be requested prior to issuing a wristband.

Trip information:

  • Boarding begins in Grapevine at Cotton Belt Depot.
  • Seat assignments will be issued as early as 30 minutes prior to departure. If you are in a large group (more than six people) please arrive minimum 30 minutes early to ensure your group is able to sit together. Late arriving groups may not necessarily be seated together.
  • Train departs promptly at 7:30 p.m.
  • Train arrival in Grapevine is approximately two hours later.
  • Costumes are highly encouraged but not required.
  • Additional craft brew is available for purchase.
  • Riders will not de-board the train once it is in motion. This excursion does not travel to the Fort Worth Stockyards.
  • Event is rain or shine. Refunds are not issued for missed trains.

Check-in Time: 6:30 p.m.
Reception: 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.
Dance activity: 6:55 p.m.
Board: 7:10 p.m.
Final boarding call: 7:25 p.m.
Doors close at: 7:25 p.m.
Depart: 7:30 p.m.
Return: 8:30 to 9 p.m. (approximately)


  • 705 S. Main St.
  • 255 E. Dallas Rd. (parking garage)
  • 636 S. Main St.
  • 814 S. Main St.
  • 410 W. Dallas Rd.

Please bring your confirmation to be scanned and a photo ID prior to boarding the Witches Brew Train.

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.