Easter Bunny Hop Express 2024

Event Details

Mar 23 - Mar 30

Enjoy a hippity-hoppity narrated Easter train excursion into Bunnyland!

Enjoy a hippity-hoppity narrated train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad. See and ride on a replica of an 1868 steam locomotive, pulling an 1848 Pioneer Coach, mid-1860s Combine Coach, and our newest 1860s Day Coach. On board the train, children will receive a special surprise visit as it traverses into a fully decorated train shed amassed with Easter characters, displays, and Bunnyland.


  • March 23* Easter Celebration at the Star Barn is also open 10am-3pm.
  • March 29 | Open 9am-3pm
  • March 30 | Open 9am-3pm


  • Ages 3+ = $15
  • Ages 2 & Under = Free and must sit on a parent's lap.

Bus tours please call 717-902-9791

This train is not wheelchair accessible

Your Ticket Includes:

Complementary entrance to our Easter Celebration at the Star Barn on March 23, 2024.

On March 29th & 30th there will be mini egg hunts after each train ride right off of the train depot. Egg hunts are for children who rode the train ages 0-13. Egg hunts are weather permitting.

The Easter Celebration on March 23, 2024 from 10am-3pm Includes:

  • Performances from award-winning, family focused, musical performer Steven Courtney!
  • Egg Hunts
  • Games
  • Campfires
  • Food Trucks
  • Kids Crafts

Friday March 29th & Saturday, March 30:

Train ride and mini egg hunts only. Egg hunts are weather permitting.

Please Note, if you purchase train tickets for either day, you get complimentary entrance to the Easter Celebration on March 23

Simply show your train ticket at the Easter Celebration entrance.

Site Address and Directions to the Train:

Enter at Brittany's Hope: 1160 North Market Street, Elizabethtown PA 17022. (Please type the physical address listed above into your GPS.)

Please arrive at least 15-20 minutes before your train departure time.

Once you arrive watch for signage to direct you to park. Walk to the Ironstone train platform. Please check in with the Guest Services Attendant giving the first and last name of the person who booked the tickets.


Each train ride will take about 30 minutes

Parking and Comfort Facilities:

Mobile restroom facilities are available near the train platform.

Arrive 15-20 minutes before your train departure time, unfortunately, late arrivals cannot be accommodated. All sales are final. Refunds will be issued by the railroad if a train ride has been canceled. Rates and schedules are subject to change. No smoking or pets are allowed on the train. Wheelchair lift is not available for this train ride. By purchasing a ticket, you agree to allow Stone Gables Estate and/or its representatives to use any photos taken for promotional or advertising purposes. You also consent to a subscription to our e-newsletter. Stone Gables Estate and/or its representatives are not responsible for lost or stolen items. You may check our lost & found.

Saturday, March 23rd

-Train Ride & Easter Celebration

Friday, March 29 & Saturday, March 30

-Train ride only

Weather Cancellations:
To find out if we have canceled any train rides due to inclement weather, keep a close eye on your email, check our social media, and/or please call 717.902.9791. Refunds will be issued within 7-10 days.

About Stone Gables Estate:
Stone Gables Estate is home to the historic Ironstone Ranch, The Star Barn Village, St. Michael’s Vineyard, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, the Herr’s Mill Covered Bridge, and much more. The property encompasses 275 scenic acres and includes a working horse ranch and numerous settings for events. Stone Gables Estate is a Biblical, faith-based ministry/business. Its mission is to donate 100% of net profits to aid abandoned children worldwide through Brittany’s Hope, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Events with a Purpose. For more information about Stone Gables Estate, check out our website.

Easter Bunny Hop Express 2024

LOCATION: Stone Gables Estate

ADDRESS: 1 Hollinger Lane, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • CONTACT: 717-902-9791
  • TIME: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

upcoming dates for this event

  • Saturday, Mar 23
  • Friday, Mar 29
  • Saturday, Mar 30