HINTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Hinton Railroad Days will be returning for another year to celebrate 150 years of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway.
The festival will take place from Friday, October 13, to Sunday, October 15 in downtown Hinton. The festival will feature a wide array of food trucks, vendors, music, a kid zone, a car show, and a beer garden.
The Hinton Railroad Museum will also be open during the festival which features a plethora of history on the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway, which Hinton played a major part in.
Another cool thing with this year’s festival is that on Friday and Sunday, one could ride a train directly to Hinton and ride it back home the same day.
The Amtrak Cardinal runs on Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays twice a day through the New River Gorge.