First Responder Appreciation Day

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Duration: Varies by Activity

Date: September 17th

Info: Touch-a-Truck, Vintage Fire Truck Display, Dinner Train, Proceeds Benefit Emergency Services

Help us say THANK YOU to those who serve and protect our local communities!

Join the East Broad Top for our second annual First Responder’s Day! Each year, a portion of ticket sales are donated to a local emergency service, along with a variety of unique experiences.  This year, we are supporting the Three Springs Volunteer Fire Company in their effort to install “dry hydrants” in their area. 


To show our appreciation, First Responder’s visiting on September 17th should use promo code FIRSTRESPONDER to take 30%  off their entire reservation. Valid ID may be required at will-call to claim tickets and retain the discount. This promotion cannot be combined with any other discounts.

Free Activities

In partnership with with the 20-03-04 District Court, the East Broad Top is excited to invite the public to bring the family and explore your favorite vehicles including police cars, fire trucks, dump trucks, and so much more! 

We invite collectors of all vintage police and fire equipment to join us between the hours of 10am and 1pm! Anyone who brings a vintage car will receive one complimentary ticket aboard any EBT train departure, valid only on September 17th or 18th. 

Ticketed Activities

Ride the rails and enjoy a hearty dinner in support of the Three Springs Volunteer Fire Company. Passengers will board the train for an evening train ride before returning to the railyard to enjoy a buffet dinner, live entertainment, and a silent-auction.

Click here for more information and to reserve tickets! 

Experience America’s railroad and industrial past aboard the East Broad Top Railroad. A portion of each ticket will benefit the Three Springs Volunteer Fire Company. 

Touch - A - Truck

Benefit Dinner Train

Train Rides

Immersive Guided Tours

Vintage Trolley Rides

Groups of 20 or More: Please contact our station at (814) 447-3285 or to book your reservation!

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