Updated            August 08, 2018     10:20 AM

Rail Festival for 2018 is OVER.  See you next year on June 22 & 23, 2019 !

Committee Members:   The next Rail Festival  Committee meeting will be on *** JANUARY ***  9th, 2019 at 7 PM in the Carillon Park main building (aka Kettering Building).  


Vendors – See the Vendor Info page.

The NEXT Carillon Park Rail and Steam Society  (CPRSS.org)  public train run will be August 18, 2018 from 1 to 4.   Train rides are one dollar per ride per person.  Please bring CASH as we are not yet set up for plastic and electronic banking.  Note that access to Carillon Park is still separately required, either by paid admission or is free for  Dayton History  members.

Rail Festival is always the weekend after Father’s Day. 

Below is a YouTube link to a live steam locomotive running at Carillon Park on October 2016.   It is a 1/8th scale miniature locomotive that the engineer running it built himself.

Visit CPRSS.org to learn more about the Carillon Park Rail and Steam Society train club and our public passenger train run schedule for 2018.

Please contact Joe Mock at 937-829-9135,   joe.mock@gmail.com   for any questions or constructive comments that you may have.