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Adirondack Railroad “Beer and Wine” Trains

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Utica, NY  –  Watch the scenic countryside roll by while sipping on the best wines and brews on the Adirondack Railroad Beer and Wine Train.  Travel north from the classic Utica Union Station to Remsen and return while enjoying live music, camaraderie, and a selection of quality drinks along the way.  This almost-three hour train tour from Utica is a great way to spend a fun evening as you roll along.

At Remsen station passengers may partake of hot dogs and tasty snacks available for purchase in the station lobby during the 30-minute stopover.

Passengers receive a complimentary beer or wine glass for your beverage purchases with each adult ticket purchase.

Beer and Wine Trains operate on the following 2023 dates with the live entertainment shown:

  • June 16 –            Spencer Morgan
  • July 14 –            The Dovetones
  • July 28 –            Common Roads
  • August 11 –       Shawn (Big Sexy) Smith
  • August 25 –       The Rebecca Miner Trio
  • September 15 –  Master Thieves
  • September 29 –  Spencer Morgan
  • October 13 –      Gridley Paige
  • October 20 –      Max Scialdone

The trains operate from Utica Union Station on the following schedule:

  • Departs Utica: 6:30 pm
  • Arrives in Remsen: 7:30 pm
  • Departs Remsen: 8:00 pm
  • Arrives in Utica: 9:00 pm

The Adirondack Railway Preservation Society, operator of the Adirondack Railroad, is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer-based organization based in Utica, NY.  Since 1992 the railroad has provided a memorable experience for more than 1.8 million passengers, operating along the former New York Central Railroad’s Adirondack Division in Upstate New York and the Adirondack Park.