An event celebrating Old Fort's railroad history, Railroad Day 2016 features a variety of interesting and fun activities for the whole family:

Trolley Ride from Old Fort Depot to Andrews Geyser, Possum Creek Band (bluegrass), Roadside Attraction (rockabilly), Special Exhibit “How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western North Carolina", Historic Rail Cars, Railroad Authors, talks by Ray Rapp, Steve Little, and Roger Smock, Antique Car Show, Children's Activities, Food, and more!


  • Occurred Saturday, September 17th, 2016 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Mountain Gateway Museum

24 Water Street
Old Fort, NC 28762


RoAnn Bishop