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Boxcars, Bands & Barbecue Train Rides

Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum

Join us for a fun summer event featuring live music, great food, and vintage train rides! All aboard for Boxcars, Bands & Barbecue! Your ticket includes museum admission, train rides, and live performances from Brothers From Other Mothers (12:00-1:30) and Kubick’s Rubes (2:00-3:30).

Your adventure starts just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester when you check in with the friendly ticket agent to pick up your tickets. Enjoy fun vintage train rides that depart every half hour from our historic 1909 Erie Railroad train station. Enjoy a relaxing ride through our bucolic museum grounds as you enjoy a self-guided tour of New York’s largest collection of historic trains. Take a peek behind the scenes in our Restoration Shop, and connect with Rochester’s rich railroad heritage. Refreshments available for purchase. Our museum gift shop is stocked with souvenirs for train buffs of all ages. All aboard!

Adults (18+) $15.00
Youth (5-17) and Seniors (65+) $10.00
Age 4 and Under Ride Free!