The City of Prineville, Central Oregon’s oldest city is turning 150
and the Prineville Railway, the longest-running, city-owned-and-operated railroad in the
country, is turning 100 this summer.
The city is celebrating its sesquicentennial and Prineville Railway is celebrating its
centennial with two days of family-friendly events and train rides Aug. 24 and 25, 2018.
Museum is open Friday, Aug. 24, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday, Aug., 25, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Don’t miss the special display highlighting the City of Prineville Railway.
Friday, Aug. 24
Bowman Museum hosts the Prineville Chamber Perk, open to the public
8:00 a.m. -8:30 a.m.
150th Celebration in Pioneer Park, Soldier reenactments, vintage fire equipment
demonstrations, food vendors.
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
History of Prineville and the Railroad Presentations, showing of 1955 movie and refreshments.
Bowman Museum 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 25
City of Prineville Railway Free Diesel Locomotive Ride, free but tickets required
Eight-mile roundtrip between Prineville and Redmond
150th Celebration in Pioneer Park
Soldier reenactments, vintage fire equipment demonstrations, food vendors.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Ochoco Valley Model Railroad Display at Crook County Fairgrounds
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Prineville Farmers and Makers Market
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: (541) 447-6304
Event url: https://www.cityofprineville.com/newsroom/page/prineville-and-prineville-railway-birthday-party
185 NE 10th Street
Prineville, OR 97754
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