The Friends of the Battle River Railway are very pleased to welcome you to our website. We have a ton of fun creating, organizing and hosting on our theme-based passenger excursions throughout the year.
Look for us on Facebook @ Friends of the Battle River Rail
Tickets for our 2018 excursions are on sale now, go to our “Purchase Tickets” tab at the top of the page.
Thank you to CBC TV’s “Our Edmonton” for visiting us and recognizing what a great thing we have going in rural Alberta.
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Our next 2 events are the:
Haunted Train ( October 27)
Get spooked on our Haunted Train! Spine-tingling tales will be told on your way down the tracks to Forestburg, where you will be creeped out in the Train Station basement. This run is not for the weak of heart. 12 years and up only on this excursion. When your heart rate slows down, share your scary stories over appetizers and refreshments. We thank the “Scare Tactics” group for transforming our basement.
Tickets are $75.00/ticket
Tickets are available by calling 780-384-4150 during business hours or booking online at eventbrite.ca or directly on this website.
Depart Kelsey, AB at 2:00 pm
Depart Forestburg at 6:30 pm
Return back to Kelsey at 8:00 pm
The Octoberfest Train ( October 28)
Find your Lederhosen for the “wunderbar” Octoberfest train. Board in Kelsey and polka down the tracks to the famous 63rd annual Heisler Community Sausage Supper.. Oom-pa-pa! (Don’t miss the sauerkraut!)
Tickets are $100/person ($105.15 is booking online with eventbrite.ca)
Tickets are also available by calling 780-384-4150 during business hours, book online at eventbrite.ca or book directly from this website.
Depart Kelsey @ 2:00
Depart Heisler @ 7:00
Arrive Back to Kelsey @ 8:00
Where else can you actually rent a train!
Gift Certificates Are Available Now
We are happy to offer gift certificates in $50 and $100 increments. If you are looking for a great gift or a donation to a silent auction, we would love to help you out. Call 780-384-4150 to order your certificates today.
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