May 28, 2021
Civil War Living History, “Day of Learning”, complete with a gunboat and cannons
9:00 – 2:30 at Diamond Don RV Park
The Great Locomotive Chase/The Andrews Raid, aboard a gas powered train
Train departs from Diamond Don RV Park
Friday Narrated Historical Day Tours: 10:30, 11:30, and 12:30
Additional trains may be added depending on demand
May 29-30, 2021
Special Train Schedule for Jefferson’s Civil War Weekend
The Great Locomotive Chase – The Andrews Raid
Trains depart from downtown Jefferson depot
Saturday Narrated Historical Train Day Tours, scouting probes & skirmishes: 11:00,12:30, 2:30, & 4:00
Sunday Narrated Historical Train Day Tours, scouting probes & skirmishes: 12:30
Come ride the train and experience the story of The Andrews Raid, the Civil War’s most gripping railroad story. See the living history camps along the river, and the soldiers from the North and South in scouting probes & skirmishes, complete with cannons and gunboat. Keep your seat on the train as the battle rages around you.
Note: Normally, the train is pet-friendly. However, due to the gunfire noise at the battle site, we recommend that you don’t bring pets with you for this event.