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.
Friday's - JJ Logging Show and Steam Up's | Saturday's - Street Market Day at McLean Mill | Sunday's - Community Connection Days
JUNE 3/4: Park is OPEN. Come Visit the Cookhouse Cafe, Take a tour, enjoy the park. Steam Features include both the Tractor & the Logging Show.
June 9th - 'Back in the Day' - Senior's Week Special Event. (Friday)
June 10th - Market Day 11 - 3 pm at McLean Mill. Calling all artists, crafters and small market contributors. We would love to have you join us in offering a lively artisans way.
JUNE 11: Fairy Garden Party. Help! All our Fairies need new homes! Can you Help?
JUNE 17: Port Days - Come Join us at Tyee Landing, or take a ride on our Speeder at the Train Station. Community Event.
JUNE 18: Father's Day - Steam UP! for Dad's day out. Mill tours, Loggers Lunch, JJ Logging Show
EXTRA: JUNE 21: WEDNESDAY Solstice Celebration Special Private Event
JUNE 24th: Market Day - Crafters, Artists, Writers, performers - you are invited! Join us in making Mill Mark Magical.
JUNE 25: Teddy Bear Picnic - bring your best furry friend a packed lunch, we will have dessert, storytime and more!
Thursday's - Movie in the Park | Friday's - JJ Logging Show and Steam Up's | Saturday's - Street Market Day at McLean Mill | Sunday's - Community Connection Days - 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 8: Market Day
JULY 9th: Family Connection - Sports Day!
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?? + It's Market Day.
JULY 16: SLIP & SLIDE, fun for the whole family.
JULY 22: Street Market Day
EXTRA: JULY 25: OUR TOWN COMMUNITY EVENT - TUESDAY
JULY 29: Street Market Day
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. - 1920 Film Noir Fright event, Murder Mystery Dinner, Masquerade Ball, and a 1920'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.