Trains Magazine 80th Anniversary Celebration & Soo Line 1003 Photo Charter | Saturday, 14. November 2020
About this Event
Celebrate the 80th anniversary of Trains with magazine editors and staff, along with special VIP guests and presenters for dinner and a cold one at Milwaukee's Bavarian Bierhaus!
Join us at 5pm for mingling, appetizers and happy hour, followed by dinner at 6, and a special presentation at 7. Each ticket includes appetizers, dinner, 2 drink tickets good for up to 1/2 a liter of beer each, and a 1/2 liter commemorative Trains 80th Anniversary beer stein.
Special guest speakers:
- Ed Dickens, Union Pacific Big Boy No. 4014
- Bennett Levin, restoring the East Broad Top
- Eric Hendrickson, CSX’s service salute locomotives
- Adam Auxier, private cars and the Autum Colors Express
- John P. Hankey, special announcement
Or, upgrade to a VIP ticket (just 80 available) to enjoy an exclusive meet & and mingle with the staff, authors, and photographers at a special VIP happy hour--starting at 4pm before the main event.
The following morning, join us for an exclusive photo charter with Soo Line 2-8-2 No. 1003 pulling a freight train on the Wisconsin & Southern short line northwest of Milwaukee on an all day adventure limited to 50 photographers on Sunday, Nov. 15. The $275 fare includes lunch and admission to private property, where runbys will take place.