Held each June, Rail Festival at Carillon Park is a two-day family fun event featuring FREE miniature train rides, live steam engines, model train displays, historical displays, train merchandise, rail vendors, and much more.
Rail Festival at Carillon Park:
Date: Saturday, June 22 (9:30 am- 5:00 pm) and Sunday, June 23 (11:00 am- 4:00 pm)
Where: Carillon Park, 1000 Carillon Blvd, Dayton 45409
Admission: $10 Adults, $9 Seniors, $7 Children 3-17, & Free for children under 3
Free parking is available at Carillon Historical Park
Carillon Historical Park is home to B&O #1, John Quincy Adams (the oldest existing American-built locomotive), a Barney & Smith wooden parlor car, an Interurban, a train station, and more. Presented by the Carillon Park Rail & Steam Society, Rail Festival is a perfect complement to Carillon Historical Park’s rail-themed artifacts, many of which are located in the James F. Dicke Family Transportation Center.