30th Annual Rail Fair – All Aboard for Family Fun

Jul 18, 2020

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Copeland Park
1130 Copeland Park Dr
La Crosse WI, 54603

608-781-9383

All Aboard for Family Fun at the 30th Annual Rail Fair

The 4000 Foundation, Limited proudly announces plans for Rail Fair to be held Saturday, July 18, 2020 from 10 am to 4 pm at Copeland Park, Rose and Clinton Sts., La Crosse. Since 1991, Rail Fair has grown to become one of the premier summer railroad events in the Midwest. This 30th Annual event celebrates the area’s railroad heritage while raising funds to maintain and restore The La Crosse Short Line Railroad Heritage Museum in Copeland Park.

Rail Fair traditionally hosts vendors from six states offering over 250 tables of railroad related merchandise. Rail Fair patrons will have the opportunity to buy, sell and trade an outstanding selection of: Model, Toy and Antique Trains, Books, Magazines, Railroad Memorabilia, Railroad Art, Hobby Supplies and many more related items.

The La Crosse Short Line Railroad Heritage Museum will be open for guided tours. The big steam engine whistle can be blown for a small donation. Several railroad exhibits and displays will also be offered. Concessions will be provided by Frontier-Badger #45 Masonic Lodge.  

Admission to Rail Fair is just $5. Children under 12 are free when accompanied by an adult.

Rail Fair is a production of The 4000 Foundation, Limited, in partnership with the La Crosse Parks and Recreation Department. All proceeds from this event are used to maintain and restore The La Crosse Short Line Railroad Heritage Museum in Copeland Park. The 4000 Foundation is a non-profit organization established in 1989.