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A fantastic live jazz concert, dinner and a train ride in the beautiful Sierra National Forest!

Please enjoy this exclusive three-hour private journey in the Sierra National Forest near the southern entrance to Yosemite National Park

Your passenger fare includes:

  • A gourmet picnic meal with dessert
    (see selection below)
  • Round-trip steam train passage to the Lewis Creek Stage on the historic #10 Shay
  • An intimate performance by our featured nationally-acclaimed headline artist in the Sierra National Forest
  • Gourmet pre-show picnic meal at the Sugar Pine Train Station included with your Passenger Fare!

Dinner Menu

  • Grilled chicken apple sausage served on a pub bun with sweet spicy mustard on the side OR
  • Grilled portabella mushroom served on a brioche bunwith lettuce, tomato and onion.
  • Herbed red potato salad with mustard vinaigrette and Shredded kale and brussel sprout salad with apples and maple shallot dressing.
  • Homemade bread pudding with whipped cream.

At the Lewis Creek Stage:

  • Assorted cookies, homemade chocolate chip and walnut, snickerdoodle and gingersnaps.

For your enjoyment, a cash bar of your favorite craft beer, wine and assorted drinks and waters will be available for purchase. All beverages may accompany you on the JAZZ TRAIN. All confirmed passengers booked on the JAZZ TRAIN are requested to arrive beginning at 2:00 p.m. Passengers of all ages will have an extended opportunity to explore the wonders that create the home of the historic Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad.


For three decades, the GRAMMY®-nominated pianist/composer/ arranger David Benoit has reigned supreme as one the founding fathers of contemporary jazz.
But, like an actor who has been known primarily for one role, he wanted to show other dimensions of his artistry, influenced by Stephen Sondheim, Burt Bacharach, Dave Grusin and Leonard Bernstein.
From: “Linus and Lucy”, “Kei’s Song”, “Drive Time” & “Freedom at Midnight” – David Benoit is the master of the piano