Special Events Schedule
Welcome to McLean Mill Historical Park. Once on the site during special events there will be activities to join, our patio will be open, children's Play Platforms are visible from our patio, trail maps are available for a nominal fee, daily tours to choose from. The cafe is open and we welcome you to browse in our General Store.
Come see, do and learn while you explore and enjoy the Historic Park.
NOTICE: All public special event trains depart the Train Station at 11:00am sharp. All public special event trains return to the Train Station at 3:00pm. Excursions are 4 hours long beginning with a scenic 35 minutes train ride through the Alberni Valley, crossing trestles, riding alongside pastures, and through the second growth forest.
These Events are Subject to change. We hope to offer the a wide variety of mini events that are fun for the whole community.
Mill Park Street Market, Live Music, Family Entertainment, Outdoor Movies, Tours, Walking and Hiking, Steam Demonstrations, and much more.
JUNE 9th - opening Day
Weekly on Friday - J.J. Steam Logging Show begins at high Noon
Come ride the historic rail and spend the afternoon at the Historic McLean Mill Park. Trains depart Friday to Sunday at 11 am from the E&N Train Station. Located at 3100 Kingsway Ave in Port Alberni British Columbia. Return is 3pm. Reservations prefered, walk in's welcome. Train Station opens at 9:30 am Monday to Friday.
Thursday's - Movie in the Park at dusk
Friday's - JJ Logging Show at Noon
Saturday's - Community Connection Days | Street Market Day at McLean Mill | Steam Demo's
Sunday's - Music in the Park- Watch Instagram & Facebook for Event notifications or Join our mailing list to stay up to date.
JULY 1: CANADA DAY CELEBRATION: Be sure to get on this train and be part of history. We will be intersecting the parade and the 10KM Runners. Best view in the house on the No. 7 Steam Train. To Enter the race, or to be part of TRICONIC <---- Follow the link.
JULY 2nd - Triconic Day Two in the Alberni Valley
JULY 15: The Beaufort Gang, they sure are trouble. Do you think you have the fast thinking skills needed to save our train from being robbed??
EXTRA: JULY 25: OUR TOWN COMMUNITY EVENT - TUESDAY
EXTRA: AUG 10-14TH SPECIAL EVENT, HOST BY FIVE ACRE PRODUCTIONS - THE SHAKER
AUG 19: Back at it again, with that Beaufort Gang!
EXTRA: AUG 27: SPECIAL EVENT. EN BLANC DINNER
Stay tuned as we prepare for our McLean Mill Park Harvest Event.
Stay Tuned as we prepare for our first ever Jeepers Creepers Event. - 1930 Murder Mystery Dinner, Bootleggs and Kegs Ball, and a 1930's prohibition era train robbery - by none other than Public Enemy No. 1.
NOV 24-26 CRAFT MARKET Let's kick off the season!
Heritage Christmas Market, Santa Train, Light Up, and much, much more.
DECEMBER 19TH VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION AND STAFF CHRISTMAS TEA
HAPPY HOLIDAYS! SEE YOU IN 2018
REFUND - CANCELLATION - SERVICE POLICY
All fares subject to GST (5%), and a 24 hour cancellation policy.
Cancellations will be subject to a service charge.
As with any railway - motive power, schedules and fares are subject to change without notice.
Adverse weather conditions or technical/safety problems may prevent operations.