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Experience Manassas this June by attending the 26th Annual Manassas Heritage Railway Festival!

This family celebration of rich railroad history features excursion train rides, model train displays, train memorabilia, specialty vendors, and live performances. The festival is free to attend; Fees apply to train excursions.

Take your love of trains to a new level by boarding one of four train excursions to Clifton and back. (Round-trip: 40-45 minutes)

Excursion train rides will board at 10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, & 1 pm*.

10 am and 11 am train rides will have special guest appearances by:
Elsa & Anna
12 pm and 1 pm train rides will feature special guest appearances by:
Spiderman & Wonder Woman
Tickets will go on sale on May 1st! Tickets will be available at the Manassas Train Depot, 9431 West Street, Manassas for $5 cash or $6 credit card; 7 days a week from 9 am-5 pm, until they sell out. Tickets will also be available for purchase online for $6. Get your tickets here (beginning at 9 am on May 1).

*For those taking the excursion train rides to Clifton, ensure that you are on the side of the tracks with the Train Depot at least 35 minutes prior to your departure. The railway crossings will be blocked off to ensure safety of pedestrians from the train traffic!

Check out the model train displays under the Harris Pavilion! These elaborate train displays are created by a number of local model train groups. A crowd favorite, these displays are a must see!

Model Train Display Sponsored by:

Stop by the Community Stage in the Manassas Visitor’s Center Parking Lot for the following performances:

10:00 am – The Pied Piper of Percussion
11:00 am – 
12:00 pm – Wildlife Ambassadors
1:00 pm – Suburban Gypsies
2:00 pm – The Pied Piper of Percussion

Thank you to our 2020 sponsors!

Gold Level Sponsors:

Philadelphia Tavern Logo of Liberty Bell

Silver Level Sponsors:


Bronze Level Sponsors:

Underground Krav Maga and Fitness LOGO






Friends of the Festival:

Click here to apply as a
Food Vendor (preparation of food on-site)