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Witches Weekend

Monday, September 12th, 2016
October 18, 2019toOctober 20, 2019

Moonlight and Magic! The weekend kicks off with readings by a Delphi Oracle Society in the Lady in Blue Suite (302)Noon-5 Friday and Saturday and 8-11a Sunday. Carriage Rides Noon-5 Friday and Saturday. Seances with limited tickets Friday and Saturday nights. Enjoy a light buffet dinner 6:30 p, followed by a dessert buffet at 8:30p. Saturday dont miss the “The Witching Hour” 9-11p in the Bar, sponsored by Glacier 45, enjoy a complimentary “witches brew”! Sunday is the Black Hat High Tea ($39), a sumptuous three course lunch. Dramatic hats and gowns optional; great prizes include comp tickets to the Masquerade Ball the following weekend. Get your inner witch on!

Halloween Express

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
October 26, 2019
4:00 pm
October 27, 2019 1:00 pmtoOctober 28, 2019 1:00 pm

Passengers will be greeted with lots of decorations and a haunted train with treat bags for everyone. After arriving in Sumpter be sure to check out the Haunted Gold Dredge and listen to ghost stories of the past. Rumor has it that Joe Bush, the dredge worker from years past, will likely be making an appearance!

Masquerade Ball

Thursday, June 19th, 2014
October 26, 2019
7:30 pmto11:30 pm

Dragonfly_NYE_Masquerade_Ball_1We’re throwing a masquerade ball inspired by the Anne Rice ball thrown annually in New Orleans. Totally different than the typical hallowen party scene. Expect music, carriage rides, portrait photography, tarot card and palm reading and some other surprises!

Fall Foliage Trains

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012
October 11, 2019
7:00 am
October 12, 2019
10:00 am
October 13, 2019
7:00 am

See the brilliant colors of Fall in all their glory. Special runs of the Sumpter Valley Railroad for photographers and fans of history alike. Beautiful fall colors, a vintage steam locomotive, and a fleet of historic freight and passenger equipment .

Friday departure 10:15, return 1pm

Photographer’s Trains depart the McEwen depot Saturday and Sunday at 7:00 AM, breakfast & lunch included. These trains are full day events, usually wrapping up between 3:00 and 5:00 each afternoon. This weekend only!

Ghost Hunting

Saturday, November 21st, 2009
April 13, 2019
May 11, 2019
June 22, 2019
August 24, 2019
October 12, 2019
November 9, 2019

Haunted Hotel? You’ve heard the legends and stories. Now find out for yourself! Join a team of paranormal investigators (Big River Paranormal) as they explore the possibilities. Will the myth be debunked? Or spirits revealed? The team gathers at 9pm, experience continues until 2am+. $50 per person.  Reservations a must!