VIP 60th Weenend Experience

Immerse Yourself in the Museum’s 60th!

EXCLUSIVE PHOTO ACCESS, RECEPTION, LIVE MUSIC & PERFORMANCES, and MORE

Daytime AND Evening Events/Activities Thursday-Sunday (Includes the TIMEKEEPER’S GALA 60TH BANQUET)

Wow! From Thursday afternoon through Sunday night, you’ll be a FULL participant in the Museum’s 60th Anniversary weekend! Your VIP Experience Pass includes a Thursday Welcome Reception, Friday field trip, Friday evening Timekeeper’s Gala 60th Banquet, Saturday morning special photo opportunities and breakfast, Parade of Locomotives (Saturday) and steam train operations both Saturday and Sunday, and an evening “Robbery on the Rails” murder-mystery event Saturday or Sunday. Also included is your opportunity for a VIP ride aboard beautifully restored Uintah combination coach-baggage No. 50. Your ticket purchases help support the Museum’s events and programs. AVAILABILITY LIMITED TO ONLY 100 VIPs—PURCHASE YOURS TODAY!

Dates: Thursday-Sunday, July 11-14, 2019
Times: Various – See Full Schedule (click here)
Includes: All events as noted, PLUS a museum gift bag of 60th Anniversary souvenirs and a VIP all-access lanyard for the weekend
Price Per VIP: $300 Click to Purchase Now

 

COMPLETE LISTING OF BENEFITS & ACTIVITIES

VIP 60th Weekend Experience
Thursday-Sunday, July 11-14

When you check in as a VIP 60th Weekend Experience passholder, you’ll be given an all-access pass for Thursday-Sunday, along with a gift bag of official 60th Anniversary merchandise! In addition, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy all of the following activities, included with your VIP status:

Thursday, July 11
(daytime activities)
“Galloping Goose” Train Rides (VIPs ride free; also open to the public)
(evening activities)
“VIP Welcome Reception” (Exclusive to VIP 60th Experience)
Mingle with Museum board members, paid and volunteer staff, and others who have figured prominently in the Colorado Railroad Museum’s six decades of accomplishment. Enjoy elegant hors d’oeuvres, live music, iced tea, lemonade, beer, and wine as the 60th Anniversary gets rolling!

Friday, July 12
(daytime activities)
Field Trip—Your Choice: Explore Downtown Golden OR visit the Forney Transportation Museum and Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum in Denver (Exclusive to VIP 60th Experience)
“Galloping Goose” Train Rides (VIPs ride free; also open to the public)
(evening activities)
“Timekeeper’s Gala 60th Banquet” (Exclusive to VIP 60th Experience)
–See separate listing for Timekeeper’s Gala 60th Banquet for more details–

Saturday, July 13
(morning activities)
Early-morning photo opportunities (Exclusive to VIP 60th Experience)
Hot breakfast buffet with cheddar scrambled eggs, Santa Fe breakfast potatoes, sausage links, fruit, and cooked-to-order pancakes (Exclusive to VIP 60th Experience)
(daytime activities)
Steam Train Operations (VIPs ride free; also open to the public)
Uintah Combination Car No. 50 rides (VIPs have exclusive access to this car on trains)
60th Anniversary Ceremonies
Parade of Locomotives
Turntable Demonstrations, Open Railcars
Food available for purchase
(evening activities)
“Robbery on the Rails” Murder Mystery* (additional tickets available separately)

Sunday, July 14
(daytime activities)
Steam Train Operations (VIPs ride free; also open to the public)
Uintah Combination Car No. 50 rides (VIPs have exclusive access to this car on trains)
Turntables Demonstrations, Open Railcars
Food available for purchase
(evening activities)
“Robbery on the Rails” Murder Mystery* (additional tickets available separately)

*NOTE: Murder Mystery runs both Saturday and Sunday nights. VIPs have their choice of Sat or Sun evening, subject to availability. Arrive by 4:30 p.m. for 5 p.m. train departure and a 2.5 hour experience! See separate event listing for more details.
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