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Enjoy Cocktails on the Rails through the Champlain Valley

This intimate 18 passenger experience will surely make you feel as if you’re in a 1930’s movie, only this “speakeasy” is on a moving train! Enjoy a relaxing three-hour round-trip train ride from Burlington to Charlotte, accompanied by live music, delicious finger foods and cocktails. Our lounge car has comfortable leather barrel seats, direct bar access, and a restroom.

Tickets Include

  • Three-hour round-trip train ride
  • Snacks/ Finger Foods

Not Included

  • Full bar service and soft beverages are available for additional purchase on board.
  • Gratuity


Saturday Night’s Only 

SUMMER (June 24 – September 26)

  • Boarding Begins*: 4:00 p.m. – Depart Burlington: 5:00 p.m. – Arrive Burlington: 8:00 p.m.

FALL 2023 (September 23 – October 28) Friday, Saturday & Sunday

  • Boarding Begins*: 3:00 p.m. – Depart Burlington: 4:00 p.m. – Arrive Burlington: 7:00 p.m.

*Boarding is located on the Amtrak Platform in Burlington. One Main Street, Burlington, VT. 05401

What to Expect:

  • 18 leather barrel seats, 9 on each side of the train with one large drink ledge around the outside
  • Direct access to the bar
  • Live Music
  • Light snacks on board
  • Please note this is the bar/lounge of the dinner train that will be running simultaneously. We do not assign a server to the lounge car, our bartender will be available to you throughout the night. The dinner train servers will be passing through the lounge and will keep the food refreshed in your car. Dinner train meals are not available to purchase in the lounge.
  • You are able to purchase Dinner Train tickets and Cocktails on the Rails tickets if you’d like to have both experiences (formerly known as “Gold Class”).
Adult 21+