Mardi Gras Limited

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

Jump aboard our Mardi Gras celebration, where the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum and Ozan Winery & Distillery are teaming up to bring you a taste of the lively holiday's cuisine, music, and fun! Depart from the museum depot on a train ride to Ozan Winery & Distillery, where you'll arrive at a beautifully lit vineyard. Enjoy Yella Hound Spirits and wines paired with traditional Mardi Gras bites. Don't miss the tasting of Ozan's Founder's Cut Straight Bourbon Whiskey. You can also purchase bottles of wine and spirits to take home. This event lasts about 1½ hours and includes a scenic train ride and time at Ozan Winery. Dress up for Mardi Gras, wear suitable shoes for an outdoor walk, and make sure to book in advance for a 15% discount on all wine purchases!

Event Series Sweetheart Special

Sweetheart Special

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

Take a historic train ride from the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum Depot to Ozan Winery & Distillery. At the vineyard, enjoy Yella Hound Spirits by the tracks. Then, take a short walk up the hill to the winery tasting rooms under the stars. At the winery, you'll get a souvenir wine glass and a selection of wines paired with sweet & savory treats. Sample Chardonnay, Peach, Pinot Noir, and more. You can also buy wines and spirits to take home. This is a Date Night for Two event. Tickets come in sets of two or four, and there will be a maximum of four people per table. Tables won't be moved, but larger groups can sit near each other if requested. Event Details: - The experience lasts about 1½ hours, including the train ride and time at Ozan Winery. - Wear appropriate shoes for a walk up the hill. - Schedule: - Saturdays & Sundays before Valentine’s Day - 4:30 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. Central - Must be 21+ with ID. - Limited availability, so book in advance.

Event Series Sweetheart Special

Sweetheart Special

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

Take a historic train ride from the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum Depot to Ozan Winery & Distillery. At the vineyard, enjoy Yella Hound Spirits by the tracks. Then, take a short walk up the hill to the winery tasting rooms under the stars. At the winery, you'll get a souvenir wine glass and a selection of wines paired with sweet & savory treats. Sample Chardonnay, Peach, Pinot Noir, and more. You can also buy wines and spirits to take home. This is a Date Night for Two event. Tickets come in sets of two or four, and there will be a maximum of four people per table. Tables won't be moved, but larger groups can sit near each other if requested. Event Details: - The experience lasts about 1½ hours, including the train ride and time at Ozan Winery. - Wear appropriate shoes for a walk up the hill. - Schedule: - Saturdays & Sundays before Valentine’s Day - 4:30 p.m., 6:00 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. Central - Must be 21+ with ID. - Limited availability, so book in advance.

Christmas at the Station

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

‘Tis the season to be jolly! Get your tickets and bring the whole family to celebrate the holiday together with a 30-minute daytime ride on the seasonally decorated Calera & Shelby train; visit Santa for a festive photo opportunity on the Museum grounds; board the narrow-gauge steam train for a quick trip down Candy Cane Lane on the Shelby & Southern Railroad; and enjoy all the activities on the museum grounds. It’s all included with your Christmas Experience tickets!

Christmas at the Station

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

‘Tis the season to be jolly! Get your tickets and bring the whole family to celebrate the holiday together with a 30-minute daytime ride on the seasonally decorated Calera & Shelby train; visit Santa for a festive photo opportunity on the Museum grounds; board the narrow-gauge steam train for a quick trip down Candy Cane Lane on the Shelby & Southern Railroad; and enjoy all the activities on the museum grounds. It’s all included with your Christmas Experience tickets!

Christmas at the Station

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

‘Tis the season to be jolly! Get your tickets and bring the whole family to celebrate the holiday together with a 30-minute daytime ride on the seasonally decorated Calera & Shelby train; visit Santa for a festive photo opportunity on the Museum grounds; board the narrow-gauge steam train for a quick trip down Candy Cane Lane on the Shelby & Southern Railroad; and enjoy all the activities on the museum grounds. It’s all included with your Christmas Experience tickets!

North Pole Express

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

Through the dark night, the North Pole Express makes its way by starlight to the top of the world. On the way, you'll listen to a whimsical Christmas story, sing your favorite holiday carols, and watch out the windows for the bright lights of the North Pole to appear. Departure times are 5:00, 6:30, and 8:00 pm.

North Pole Express

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

“All Aboard!”, calls the conductor, and your family's magical journey to the beautiful North Pole begins!  

Pumpkin Junction

Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum 1919 9th St, Calera, AL, United States

Mark your calendars and gather up the entire family to ride the train to Pumpkin Junction! It’s more than just a place to purchase a pumpkin… the Junction is a place for outdoor family fun, food vendors, a hayride and more!