North Platte Rail Days

North Platte, NE 69101


Experience one of the most iconic symbols of our rich rail heritage in the home of the world's largest rail yard. This year, North Platte Rail Days welcomes the newly-restored UP No. 4014 "Big Boy" steam engine, as well as tours of Union Pacific's world-renowned Bailey Yard and the Golden Spike Tower - plus the exciting selection of fun, family-friendly community events and unique attractions that make North Platte Rail Days the nation's greatest railroad celebration.

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