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The Great Pumpkin Patch Express

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The fall is a fantastic time to ride the train. Join Snoopy, and Charlie Brown aboard Peanuts TM The Great Pumpkin Patch Express. Passengers will ride the train and read the book ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’ on their journey to the Most Sincere Pumpkin Patch, where guests are greeted by Charlie Brown and Snoopy. Family-friendly activities include face-painting, crafts, temporary tattoos, coloring pages, lawn games, PEANUTS™ gang photo ops, and trick-or-treating through a historic logging camp. Each child may also select their very own pumpkin to take home during the hour layover at the Pumpkin Patch. Children and adults are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes for the trip!

Standard Class train coaches are Tacoma Rail cars representative of the 1950’s era Amtrak passengers cars offering reserved seating in climate controlled environment with comfortable front-facing upholstered seats in paired rows. Ride in style in First Class aboard 1940s Olympian Hiawatha coaches from the Milwaukee Road. These table-and-chair coaches allow for parties of four to sit facing each other with reserved seating in a climate controlled environment. First Class tickets include the additional amenities of a dedicated car attendant, complimentary snacks and beverages, and tabletop activities for the youngsters – and young at heart!

Three excursions are available on Saturdays at 10:00am, 1:00pm, and 4:00pm. Trains depart twice on Sundays at 10:00am and 1:00pm.

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