Tickets To Ride Locomotive 765 Now Available

By Emily Dwire - 21Alive
By Rachel Martin - 21Alive

September 1, 2013 Updated Sep 1, 2013 at 6:50 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – Now is the time to reserve your tickets for a possible once in a lifetime opportunity.

Steam locomotive 765 will be making a round trip excursion between Fort Wayne and Lafayette, Ind., the same route of the Wabash Cannonball Passenger Train.

The two, 230 mile day-long trips will feature lunch, a layover in downtown Lafayette along the Wabash River, and on-board entertainment. The rides will be given Oct. 26 and 27.

Tickets for the ride became available Sunday, Sept. 1, at 6 p.m. You can call the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society at (260) 267-0765 to reserve your tickets, or purchase them online.

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