The Railroad Festival takes place in historic downtown Central, S.C. annually on the fourth Saturday in April and features tours of the Central Railway Museum, local food, music and arts and crafts vendors.

Free entertainment and rides for children.

Admission to the festival is free and convenient parking is available. Clemson Area Transit offers shuttle rides from most parking areas.

Download a Parking Map*

Download a Festival Map*

Download a CentralHeritageTour map*

*pdf – Requires Adobe Reader


Fun entertainment for all ages is an important part of the Central Railroad Festival:

Main Stage

Kids Stage


No Pets

No Skateboards

No Skates

No Bicycles