Tickets may be purchased in person by cash or check at

The Exchange, 24 East Main Street

M-F 10 am - 6 pm

Exclusively You,  53 West Main Street

M/W 11 am - 8 pm, Tues 10 am - 5 pm,

Thur/Fri 11 am - 5 pm, Sat 10 am - 4 pm

Towne Camera, 154 West Main Street

Wed/Sat 10 am - 1 pm, Thurs/Fri 10 am - 5 pm

Downtown Bloomsburg, Inc. is offering two train rides, each lasting 2.5 hours. Enjoy fall foliage and Halloween-style entertainment all in one ride!

 

 The 10 am ride is a child-centered activity with a Halloween costume contest, music, and costumed characters.

The 2 pm ride features local Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Emeritus actor Laurie McCants telling Pennsylvania haunted tales with seasonal music.

 

Limited number of Caboose rides available.  The Caboose seats 15.

 

WHAT IS THE COST?  10:00 AM Tickets are $15 for children and $20 for adults. 2:00 PM tickets are $25. Fees are not included in these prices. Tickets are non-refundable.

 

DO CHILDREN PAY FOR A TICKET?  Everyone 12 months old or older. Children under 1 that can sit on an adult's lap are FREE!

 

WHERE DOES THE TRAIN DEPART FROM?  All trains depart from the Autoneum parking lot at 480 W 5th St, Bloomsburg, PA 17815

 

WHERE CAN I PARK?  FREE parking is available at the Autoneum parking lot. Arrive approximately 30 minutes before your scheduled train ride. 

 

ARE THE TRAIN CARS HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE?  No, but train staff will make every attempt to assist boarding those individuals with walking difficulties.

 

WHERE DOES THE TRAIN TRAVEL?  The train departs from Autoneum in Bloomsburg and travels west, to Northumberland and returns to Bloomsburg by the same route. The trip lasts two and a half hours.

CAN FOOD & BEVERAGE BE BROUGHT ON TRAIN?  No, all food and beverages must be discarded prior to boarding. 

 

WHAT ACTIVITIES OCCUR ON THE TRAIN?  The 10:00 am ride will have a children's costume contest in each car, costumed Halloween characters and Halloween music. However, costumes are not required to ride the train. At the end of the ride, all children will receive a Halloween treat. The 2:00 pm ride will have haunted tales from Bloomsburg and beyond recited by Laurie McCants, Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Emeritus member.

 

ARE PHOTOS PERMISSIBLE ON THE TRAIN?  Yes!

 

CAN YOU RENT THE CABOOSE?  Yes, the cost is $300 and seats 10-15 passengers, depending upon ages.  The caboose is limited to one group per train ride.  

 

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?   570-661-1936.

YOUR RECEIPT IS YOUR TICKET(S).  We will have a roster of ticket purchases at the train for those who forget their receipt.

DBI partners with the North Shore Railroad, Penn Valley Railroad, LLC, and
the SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority