Union Pacific Big Boy No. 4014 at Union Depot



Free event! On Thursday, July 18 from 9 AM – 3PM, Union Pacific’s historic Big Boy steam locomotive #UP4014 will be stopping at Union Depot in St. Paul to commemorate the transcontinental railroad’s 150th anniversary. Appearing with No. 4014 will be the Experience the Union Pacific Rail Car, a multi-media walk-through exhibition that provides a glimpse at the past while telling the story of modern-day railroading.

While you’re here, enjoy food trucks, model train sets, local rail vendors and family activities!

Food Trucks:

Andy’s Tasty Meats
Deb’s Dogs
Mik Mart Ice Cream
Russell’s Traveling Kitchen
Sizzling Wagon Food Truck 


All Aboard Minnesota 
Bruce Gustafson
Great Northern Railway Historical Society
Great River Rail Commission
Great River Valley System (GRVS)
K & A Rail Productions
Lowertown Bike Shop
Metro Transit 
Minnesota Operation Lifesaver 
Minnesota Streetcar Museum
Riverview Corridor 
Twin City Model Rail Road Museum
Union Pacific 
Yard Goat Images


Ride to Union Depot for free using Metro Transit! Take the bus or light rail right to the event. To download your free pass click on the graphic below.



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