The greatest street festival in Elgin!

Something different everyday!

Iron Horse Midway presented by Magical Midways

Midway Hours:
Thursday: 12:00pm-11:00pm
Friday: 12:00pm-11:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-11:00pm
Sunday: 11:00am-6:00pm

 

All-day midway passes $20 in advance
$30 after Aug 15th

Three nights of great music!

This year’s Iron Horse Festival promises to bring high caliber talent to the streets of St. Thomas’ downtown!

 

Stay tuned for this year’s music line-up.

Food. Music. People.

They will all come together at the CASO Station for FreshFest!

FreshFest is a celebration of our local farmers and the food they grow, presented in partnership with talented area chefs, vintners and brewers to create the ultimate tasting experience!

 

Details:
Date: Thursday August 16th 2018
Time: 5:30pm-9pm
Place: CASO Station 750 Talbot Street
Advance tickets: $15 – includes entry, commemorative glass, entertainment & five tasting coupons + MAIN STAGE ENTRY
At door tickets: $20 – includes entry, commemorative glass, entertainment & five tasting
Additional coupons are available for $1 during the event

Check out the FreshFest website for more details!

Play time in Kiddie Land!

Brought to you by Dotsy’s, Kid’s Junction has lots of fun games and activities for kids to enjoy!

Featuring:

  • Balloon Animals
  • Face Painting
  • Air Brush Tattoos
  • Bubble Station
  • Live Performances
Free Train Rides

Family fun departing from the L&PS Station at 605 Talbot St. hourly!

All train rides are FREE! Pick up your tickets at the L&PS Station on the day of the train ride. First come, first serve! Donations are greatly appreciated and will help support future Iron Horse Festivals and preserving the Railway Heritage of the community.

 

Train Schedule:
Thursday: 6PM, 7PM
Friday: 5PM, 6PM, 7PM
Saturday: 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM, 6PM, 7PM
Sunday 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM

 

Train Rides are sponsored by Railway City Tourism.

Full STEAM ahead!

Kids explore & learn with science, engineering, art, and math. Participate in workshops and see how play-time can also be learning time!

The Tech Tent is sponsored by Telus.

Come Together

The community tent is a space for community-focused entertainment & programming, provided by local businesses or other community organizations.

2018 Psychic Fair at CASO Station

Free Admission

We all know and love that Iron Horse Festival brings great rides, food, and music, but did you know that there is also a PSYCHIC Fair!?

The Psychic Fair is at CASO Station; 750 Talbot St., St Thomas, Ontario! Come visit with us inside this gorgeous historic building and learn, heal your soul, and be enlightened! We have an exciting line up of Vendors and Readers offering several avenues for spiritual growth and healing! Have a reading and learn what Spirit has to tell you. Connect with loved ones from the other side. Learn what is in store for your future! Partake in energy healing and find tables of spiritual, natural items and products.

 

Schedule:
August 17: 11am-8pm
August 18: 10am-8pm
August 19: 11am-4pm

 

Featuring:

  • Medium Kathleen- Kathleen Janes, Spiritual Psychic, Medium, Grief Coach.
  • The Blue Hair Medium – Rev Kathryn Louise. Colour Work, Spiritual Medium Muze.
  • Believe In Angels And Beyond – Medium Lena Kamenicky. Angel Readings, Medium.
  • Loraine Watkins, Spiritual Medium
  • Barbara Hyland – The Fairy Lady
  • Your Souls Content – Claudia Dale, Healer
  • Chris’ Gems and Jewellery – Christopher Mawson
  • Inner Temple Blends – Deb Murray Organic body care products.
  • VoxxLife – Kim MacDermott
  • Reiki. Oils. Salts. Rocks. Crystals. Smudging Supplies. Jewelry.
  • Supplies – Products – Accessories.

 

All vendors are available each day. Prices for readings/ products/ hearings vary.

BANDS

DAYS

VENDORS

DEAD ELEPHANT

Performers

We have some fantastic bands coming at you this year!

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        Schedule

        Four fun-packed days to enjoy.

        5:00pm - 11:00pm
        Thursday Night Live Music

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        Saturday Night Live Music

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        Music Passes

        Buy a pass for access to the Main Stage musical entertainment. Choose your favourite night, or get a pass for the whole weekend!

        Tickets will be available for purchase soon.

        Hot!
        Weekend Pass
        $75
        • Weekend Access to Main Stage
        • Beer Garden
        • Standing Room Only
        Thursday Night Pass
        $20
        • Thursday Access to Main Stage
        • Beer Garden
        • Standing Room Only
        Friday Night Pass
        $35
        • Friday Access to Main Stage
        • Beer Garden
        • Standing Room Only
        Saturday Night Pass
        $40
        • Saturday Access to Main Stage
        • Beer Garden
        • Standing Room Only

        Vendor Registration

        We are pleased to invite you to the 24th Iron Horse Festival, held in St. Thomas, Ontario, on August 16-19, 2018.

        Each year the Festival considers our existing database of current vendors and tries to secure new, clean, appealing and interesting vendors that will complement our event.  If you feel that your company has something to offer please contact us using the form below.

        Our Partners

        These awesome companies support us.

        Platinum Partners

        Gold Partners

        Volunteer signup

        We’re eager to share our amazing railway heritage and pride in our region with you through volunteer opportunities.

        The Iron Horse Festival has many key volunteer positions and more than 100 volunteers.
        Their time, energy and leadership have made the Iron Horse Festival one of the most enjoyable experiences in St. Thomas.

        Contact Us

           info@ironhorsefestival.com
           (519) 777-5540

        Festival Office

        750 Talbot St., St. Thomas

        Monday to Friday
        8:00 AM – 4:00 PM