Railroad Days Festival


Selma Railroad Days is entering its 44th consecutive year.  This event is held on the first weekend in October each year. 

The Festival begins on Saturday, September 28th with the Railroad Days Pageant held 7pm at Selma Elementary School.
The Model Train Display at Historic Union Depot is always a crowd favorite starting 9a Thursday, October 3rd and running through 5pm Saturday, October 5th
The Railroad Days Festival continues Friday night with the Chew Chew Food Truck Rodeo.  Enjoy a pint of your favorite brew including craft beer from Double Barley enjoy food trucks while listening to live music by “She's Buyin' Band”. 
Saturday’s Festivities start with the My Kids Club 5K Railroad Run, Mascot race, a parade and features RiverMist Band live on the main stage starting at noon.  Food Trucks, Vendors, the Kids Zone and much, much more.

Click the information on the right to learn more about each component of the Railroad Days Festival in Selma, NC.   See for yourself why the Railroad Days Festival cannot be missed!


Our 2019 Railroad Days Festival Sponsors are:
Pullman Level $2,500 +

Conductor Level $2,499 - $1,000


Engineer Level $999 - $750
Fireman Level $749 - $500



Brakeman Level $499 - $250



For more information on our annual Railroad Days Festival, please contact our Parks & Recreation Department anytime throughout the year at (919) 975-1411 

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