Local events

Scenic Excursion Train Rides

Train leaves from Ione Station on Saturdays at 1 and 3 p.m. and Sundays at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Reservations recommended. Presented by North Pend Oreille Valley Lions Club. The train usually encounters volunteers in “Wild West” period costumes where the train robberies benefit the Cutter Theatre. The train runs July 27-28, Oct. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 and 26-27. The train will also be running from Metaline Falls to Ione on Aug. 21-Sept. 1. Reservations recommended.