Pumpkin spice everything has arrived and fall frenzy is in full swing. If a Nickel Plate Express train ride isn’t on your fall bucket list, it should be! A relaxing and comfortable way to see Indiana’s stunning fall foliage, here are four ways to catch a fall train ride you won’t forget this autumn.
Dinner Express: Sept. 27, Noblesville One of the best things about fall? The seasonal and earthy flavors. Take a seat in Nickel Plate Express’ 1956 dining car for a four-course harvest feast. Indulge your pumpkin passion with sweet sage sausage on a bed of pumpkin penne and finish up with pumpkin bread pudding. Using ingredients from local farms, this ride is the perfect way to enjoy the sights and tastes of fall.
Wizard Express: Oct. 5- Oct. 13, Atlanta It’s no secret October is the most magical and mystical month of the year. Keep your wands at the ready for this all-ages magical ride. Cruise the tracks while learning new spells, sipping butter beer and socializing with other members of the wizarding world. Bring the whole family for a magical experience or have an adult-only date night, complete with flights of potions! No need to search for platform 9 3/4.
Pumpkin Express:Oct. 19-27, Atlanta One of the best fall traditions? Visiting the pumpkin patch! Let this fall train ride take you to the Hamilton Heights pumpkin patch. Pick out a pumpkin, enjoy a ride on a vintage tractor, and feed animals at the small petting zoo.
Bonus: The pumpkin patch is run by the Hamilton Heights High School FFA club and serves as their main fundraiser. Partake in a beloved fall tradition while also supporting local ag education!
Sunrise Express: Sept. 21, Nov. 2, Atlanta Fall leaves look best with morning sun peeking through. Start the day off right with an apple cider mimosa and fresh quiche in the Nickel Plate Express dining car. With freshly brewed coffee and warm croissants, the Sunrise Express is a cozy and unique fall train ride.
With delicious dining options and a nostalgic, relaxing atmosphere, a ride on the Nickel Plate Express is the perfect way to spend a crisp, fall day. Explore the full fall calendar and find your newfavorite autumn adventure at NickelPlateExpress.com.