Sips & Spirits: The Train Ride

Halloween Fun for Adults!

A new train ride complete with a blood-shot signature cocktail, Mad Scientist and his minions, Monster Mash dancers and more. Sip a hard cider and nibble on delicious appetizers provided by Fat's Catering while enjoying a dark night aboard the Sacramento Southern Railroad. 

  • When: Friday, October 27, 2017
  • Departure Time: 7 p.m. (check-in by 6:30 p.m.) Train ride is about 1-hour.
  • Departure Location: Central Pacific Freight Depot on Front Street between J and K Streets in Old Sacramento.
  • Tickets: $60 (plus service fees). Member Advance Tickets Sales start September 12 (member ID required). General public ticket sales begin September 14.

Sips & Spirits: The Train Ride is a California State Railroad Museum Foundation fundraiser for the California State Railroad Museum, Railtown 1897 State Historic Park and the future California Railroad Technology Museum.

Ride in First-Class Style

First class stewards/minions provide the finest service on-board three of California State Railroad Museum’s first class cars: the Audubon dining car, El Dorado lounge car and the French Quarter lounge car from the 1950s that served the famed Southern Pacific Sunset Limited service. Beware the Mad Scientist and his crazy experiments as the train roles down the line! 

Guests are encouraged to join the fun and dress up in their Halloween finest.