Excelsior Events

2021 Special Events

Due to our late start and continuing health concerns, some events will not be scheduled this season.

We will begin operations on Saturday, July 3.

Farmers’ Market

Tuesdays May 26 through September 1
2 to 5 PM
Regular Fares apply

Fresh produce, flowers, refreshments and more can be found at the weekly Excelsior Farmers’ Market. Make a streetcar ride part of your weekly visit.


Memorial Day

Monday, May 25
10 to 4 PM
Regular Fares apply

Celebrate the holiday in Excelsior. Veterans ride free with their family.

 


Story Time Trolley

Thursday June 25, July 23 & August 20
5 PM and 6 PM
$5 per passenger

A treat, a trolley ride, and a bedtime story. Tickets are required and are available only at TrolleyRide.org

To view a poster click here.

To purchase tickets click here.


Independence Day

Sunday, July 4
10 AM to 3 PM
Regular Fares apply

Spend the holiday at the Lake. Take a trolley ride, have a picnic, listen to a concert, watch the fireworks.


Grandma’s Day

Sunday, July 12
12:30 to 3 PM
Regular Fares apply

Grandma — or Grandpa — rides free with their family.

 

To view a poster click here.


Crazy Days

Thursday & Friday, July 22 & 23 • 10 AM  to 4 PM
Saturday, July 24 • 10 AM to 4 PM
Sunday, July 25 •12:30 – 3 PM

Regular Fares apply

Water Street merchants selling outside on the sidewalk.


Labor Day

Monday, September 6
10 AM  to 3 PM
Regular Fares apply

Enjoy the day in Excelsior.

 


Art on the Lake & Apple Days

Saturday & Sunday, September 18 & 19 • 10 AM to 4 PM

Regular Fares apply

Celebrate the first apple harvest.

 

 


Trolleyween (aka Trick ‘r Trolley)  Please check back for updated information.

Friday, October 19
5 & 6 PM
$5 per passenger

A ride, a story, and a Halloween treat for younger children. Tickets required and are available in our Store beginning September 29.

To view a poster click here.

To purchase tickets click here.


Fantastically Spooky Ghost Trolley  Please check back for updated information.

Friday & Saturday, October 23 & 24
6 to 9 PM
$4 per passenger

Take a ride on the Excelsior Fantastically Spooky Ghost Trolley. Stop and mingle with the ghosts, zombies, witches and other unworldly creatures near the haunted Iron Range Trolley, the Creepy Graveyard and more. Play Halloween games, listen to ghost stories, and enjoy other spooky night activities. This all-new event is suitable for all family members.

To view a poster click here.


North Pole Trolley  Please check back for updated information.

Friday & Saturday, November 27 & 28 – 10 AM to 7 PM
Sunday, November 29 – 11 AM to 4 PM
$5 per passenger

Visit a traditional European open air market, shop for unusual Christmas gifts, sample eats and drinks. Then take a ride on the decorated streetcar with Santa.

To view a poster click here.