Description

Ride behind visiting narrow- and standard gauge steam locomotives, watch the daily pageant of steam locomotives, view historical vehicle and equipment displays, enjoy local food trucks, listen to live entertainment, interact with handcraft vendors, and more!

View the largest reunion of existing Virginia & Truckee locomotives assembled in over 75 years, including the famous Reno, No. 11.

OVER 10 operating steam locomotives representing six historic Nevada railroads, including:

  • Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge No. 18, the “Slim Princess”
  • Eureka & Palisade No. 4, Eureka
  • Santa Cruz Portland Cement No 2, the Chiggen
  • Bluestone Mining & Smelting Heisler No. 1
  • Nevada County Narrow Gauge No. 5 (formerly Tahoe)Carson & Tahoe
  • Carson & Tahoe Lumber & Fluming Co., Glenbrook
  • Virginia & Truckee No. 22, Inyo
  • Virginia & Truckee No. 25
  • Cortez Mining Co. Anne Marie

Special ticket pricing will apply for this event.  For more details visit https://greatwesternsteamup.com/.

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Please email: cdigangi@nevadaculture.org

 

Details

07/01/2022 00:00:0007/04/2022 23:59:00America/Los_AngelesGreat Western Steam Up

Ride behind visiting narrow- and standard gauge steam locomotives, watch the daily pageant of steam locomotives, view historical vehicle and equipment displays, enjoy local food trucks, listen to live entertainment, interact with handcraft vendors, and more!

View the largest reunion of existing Virginia & Truckee locomotives assembled in over 75 years, including the famous Reno, No. 11.

OVER 10 operating steam locomotives representing six historic Nevada railroads, including:

  • Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge No. 18, the “Slim Princess”
  • Eureka & Palisade No. 4, Eureka
  • Santa Cruz Portland Cement No 2, the Chiggen
  • Bluestone Mining & Smelting Heisler No. 1
  • Nevada County Narrow Gauge No. 5 (formerly Tahoe)Carson & Tahoe
  • Carson & Tahoe Lumber & Fluming Co., Glenbrook
  • Virginia & Truckee No. 22, Inyo
  • Virginia & Truckee No. 25
  • Cortez Mining Co. Anne Marie
Special ticket pricing will apply for this event.  For more details visit https://greatwesternsteamup.com/.   VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Please email: cdigangi@nevadaculture.org  
Reno, NV
Event StartsEvent Ends
07/01/202207/04/2022
All Day Event
12:00am11:59pm
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