North Platte Rail Days

Rail Days

Rail Town USA Welcomes you to North Platte!

Home of Union Pacific’s Bailey Yard, The World’s Largest Railroad Yard


America’s Premier Railroad Event

North Platte Rail Days is an annual celebration of North Platte’s spirit and origins as railroad and western heritages come together for a fun filled weekend of community events and entertainment. The celebration is scheduled for September 16 – 18, 2016.¬†Join us in celebrating the Railfest2011_NorthPlatte_283 Union Pacific Railroad. Make plans now for an exciting weekend of events.

Railroad Exhibits

The main rail line through North Platte is the busiest rail freight corridor in the world, processing more than 150 trains and 10,000 rail cars every 24 hours. How do they manage? Get a close up view at Rail Fest 2016. You won’t believe it.NPlatteRailfest2010_ModelRR_229


At Cody Park the Union Pacific’s Car Department, Maintenance of Way / Engineering Departments and Diesel Shop will each have extensive displays of equipment and tools.


Whether you’re just looking for a fun place to spend some time with your family, or you’re an avid rail fan wanting to experience what it’s like in Rail Town USA, you’ll enjoy your time at North Platte Rail Days 2016.


For more information, call 308-532-9920

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