Schedule

Schedule

Public Event Schedule

(as of 6/1/2022)

Friday, July 1, 2022 – Opening Day

7:45 a.m.

Parking lot opens.

8:00 a.m.

Early VIP entry begins.  Mobility shuttle begins.  Onsite ticket sales open.

10:00a – 4:00p

Gates open to regular ticket holders.  

Train rides begin at Wabuska Depot. Trains operating throughout the day in approximately 20 min rotation.

10:00a – 4:00p

Demonstration: Evyn Games, Blacksmith 

Demonstration: Metal Working

Demonstration: Nevada Gunfighters

10:00a – 1:30p

Santa Cruz Portland Cement No. 2 pulls standard gauge train.*

10:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

10:15a -12:15p

Southern Pacific No. 18 pulls narrow gauge train.*

11:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

Noon

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

12:45 p.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

1:00p -2:00p

Locomotive pageant at NSRM Turntable.

1:30p – 4:15p

Carson & Tahoe Lumber & Fluming “Glenbrook” pulls narrow gauge train.*

1:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

1:45 p – 5:00p

Blue Stone Mining & Smelting No. 1 pulls standard gauge train.*

2:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

3:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

4:o0 p.m.

Special Train Departure. (Wabuska Depot featuring V&T “Inyo” w/ Coach 4.  Separate ticket required.)*

4:00 p.m.

Gates close to new entries.

5:00 p.m.

Event closes. Last mobility shuttle departure from NSRM.

Saturday, July 2, 2022 – V&T 150th Celebration Day

7:45 a.m.

Parking lot opens.

8:00 a.m.

Early VIP entry begins.  Mobility shuttle begins.  Onsite ticket sales open.

9:30 a.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

10:00a – 4:00p

Gates open to regular ticket holders.  Train rides begin at Wabuska Depot. Trains operating throughout the day in approximately 20 min rotation.

10:00a – 4:00p

Demonstration: Metal Working

Demonstration: Nevada Gunfighters

Demonstration: Evyn Games, Blacksmith

10:00a – 1:30p

Virginia & Truckee No. 25 pulls standard gauge train.*

10:15a – 12:15p

Eureka & Palisade No. 4 “Eureka”  pulls narrow gauge train.*

10:15 a.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

11:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Gold Rush Gals

11:45 a.m.

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

12:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

1:00p – 2:00p

Locomotive pageant at NSRM Turntable.

1:30p – 4:15p

Southern Pacific No. 18 pulls narrow gauge train.*

1:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

1:45p – 5:00p

Blue Stone Mining & Smelting No. 1 pulls standard gauge train.*

2:45 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

3:00p – 3:30p

Ed Dickens, Jr. – Senior Manager of Heritage Operations, Union Pacific

3:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

4:00 p.m.

Special Train Departure. (Wabuska Depot featuring V&T Inyo w/ Coach 4.  Separate ticket required.)*

4:00 p.m.

Entertainment: Gold Rush Gals

4:00 p.m.

Gates close to new entries.

5:00 p.m.

Event closes. Last mobility shuttle departure from NSRM.

6:00 p.m.

Gates open to V&T 150 dinner guests. No host bar opens. (Invitation Only. Separate ticket required.)

7:00 p.m.

V&T 150 dinner served. (Invitation Only.)

10:00 p.m.

V&T 150 dinner concludes. (Invitation Only.)

Sunday, July 3, 2022 – Nevada’s Mining Heritage Day

7:45 a.m.

Parking lot opens.

8:00 a.m.

Early VIP entry begins.  Mobility shuttle begins.  Onsite ticket sales open.

10:00a – 4:00p

Gates open to regular ticket holders.  Train rides begin at Wabuska Depot. Trains operating throughout the day in approximately 20 min rotation.

10:00a – 4:00p

Demonstration: Evyn Games, Blacksmith

Demonstration: Metal Working

Demonstration: Nevada Gunfighters

10:00a – 1:30p

Blue Stone Mining & Smelting No. 1 pulls standard gauge train.*

10:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

10:15a – 12:15p

Carson & Tahoe Lumber & Fluming “Glenbrook”  pulls narrow gauge train.*

11:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

Noon

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

12:45 p.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

1:00p – 2:00p

Locomotive pageant at NSRM Turntable.

1:30p – 4:15p

Eureka & Palisade No. 4 “Eureka”  pulls narrow gauge train.*

1:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

1:45p – 5:00p

Santa Cruz Portland Cement No. 2 pulls standard gauge train.*

2:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

3:00 – 3:30p

Ed Dickens, Jr. – Senior Manager of Heritage Operations, Union Pacific

3:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

4:00 p.m.

Special Train Departure. (Wabuska Depot featuring V&T “Inyo w/ Coach 4.  Separate ticket required.)

4:00 p.m.

Gates close to new entries.

5:00 p.m.

Event closes. Last mobility shuttle departure from NSRM.

Monday, July 4, 2022 – Independence Day

7:45 a.m.

Parking lot opens.

8:00 a.m.

Early VIP entry begins.  Mobility shuttle begins.  Onsite ticket sales open.

10:00a – 4:00p

Gates open to regular ticket holders.  Train rides begin at Wabuska Depot. Trains operating throughout the day in approximately 20 min rotation.

10:00a – 4:00p

Demonstration: Evyn Games, Blacksmith

Demonstration: Metal Working

Demonstration: Nevada Gunfighters

10:00a – 1:30p

Santa Cruz Portland Cement No. 2 pulls standard gauge train.*

10:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

10:15a – 12:15p

Eureka & Palisade No. 4 “Eureka”  pulls narrow gauge        train.*

11:00 a.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

Noon

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

12:45p

Entertainment: Jeff Wayne Watkins

1:00p – 2:00p

Locomotive pageant at NSRM Turntable.

1:30p – 4:15p

Southern Pacific No. 18 pulls narrow gauge train.*

1:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

1:45p – 5:00p

Virginia & Truckee No. 25 pulls standard gauge train.*

2:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Mr. Johnson

3:30 p.m.

Entertainment: Black Irish Band

4:00 p.m.

Special Train Departure. (Wabuska Depot featuring V&T “Inyo” w/ Coach 4.  Separate ticket required.)*

4:00 p.m.

Gates close to new entries.

5:00 p.m.

Event closes. Last mobility shuttle departure from NSRM.

*Locomotive assignments and train schedules are subject to change without notice due to unforeseen circumstances.  Regular train rides are included in the price of admission and offered on a first come, first served basis. Daily special train requires a separate ticket.