Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly version Share this




June 16, 2011 (Campo) -- The public is invited to the annual Fathers' Day gala at the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum living-history & train-operation center, Campo, on Sunday June 19th from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


The event will feature a complete barbeque lunch prepared onsite from 12:30 to 2:15 p.m., live folk music, and vintage train rides at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. 


Reserved-seat tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for kids 6-12, and $5 under 6, and include a train ride on either the 11 a.m. or 2:30 p.m. train. Plan to arrive at Campo depot -- State highway 94 at Forrest Gate Rd., Campo -- at least 30 minutes prior to train time. 2:30 train passengers should allow at least 1 1/2 hours for lunch prior to boarding.


Opportunities will be available to run a diesel locomotive under the "Engineer-for-an-Hour" program all day, on a first-come, first served basis, 1/2-hour min. (reservations required). 


Reservations at Walk-up tickets will be sold on a "space-avaiable" basis. Free parking, gift store, modern restrooms, child's play area. 







Error message

Support community news in the public interest! As nonprofit news, we rely on donations from the public to fund our reporting -- not special interests. Please donate to sustain East County Magazine's local reporting and/or wildfire alerts at to help us keep people safe and informed across our region.