Events


Calera & Shelby Train Ride

The golden age of railroads and the rich heritage of the people who built and operated them come together at the Heart of Dixie, the official railroad museum for the state of Alabama.
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Cottontail Express

Hop aboard the Cottontail Express for a ride to Peter Cottontail's meadow!
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Day Out With Thomas™

All little engineers are invited to take a 25-minute train ride with Thomas!
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Father's Day Limited

Treat Dad to a train ride through the forests of Shelby County!
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North Pole Express

All aboard! Join us for a magical trip to the North Pole!
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Ozan Vineyard Train

Join us Saturday afternoons at Ozan Vineyard for the South’s wine and train excursion.
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Pumpkin Patch Express

The entire family will enjoy an autumn ride aboard the Pumpkin Patch Express.
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Santa Special

Santa rides the train with you and gives a special treat to each child!
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Wild West Day

Travel back to the 1800s and experience life in the Wild West!
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Purchase Tickets

Purchase Tickets for all events at the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum.
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