Elkhorn Inn & Theater - Eckman, West Virginia, 24829, United States

"Dinner From the Dining Car" Sept. 5, 2015

  • Dinner in the Dining Car Weekend with James Porterfield

On Sat., Sept. 5, 2015, the Elkhorn Inn & Theatre will host a special WV-Wine Paired "Dinner From the Dining Car" with special guest, the RR historian and author, James D. Porterfield! Author of "From The Dining Car" and "Dining By Rail", and the Director of the Center for Railroad Tourism at Davis and Elkins College, Mr. Porterfield will be our "docent" and guide through this delicious dinner!

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Each course of the dinner will be from a famed railroad dining car, using the recipes from Mr. Porterfield's books, and paired with a different (and excellent!) West Virginia wine!

Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy Mr. Porterfield's company and have him sign copies of his books, as well as photograph the famed "Pocahontas" line of the Norfolk Southern railroad as she goes past the Inn!

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The Weekend Package for two people, including lodging at the Inn for two nights, Continental Breakfast each morning, and the special WV-Wine Paired "Dining Car" Dinner is $400.00 + tax. The Weekend Package for one person is $330.00 + tax. Each dinner, for guests not staying at the inn, is $70.00 + tax & 15% gratuity. Reservations are required for this special event, so please call us at 1-800-708-2040 for reservations as soon as possible!

Elkhorn Inn & Theater
30767 Coal Heritage Road, Landgraff
Eckman, West Virginia, 24829, United States
Call: (800) 708-2040 | (304) 862-2031
(304) 862-2031


Elkhorn Inn & Theatre

Featured on HGTV & CNN Travel, and Bon Appetit Appalachia!, the historic, 1922 "Coal Heritage Trail" Elkhorn Inn, on US Route 52 in Landgraff, WV, between Eckman & Kimball, is just 18 miles (30 minutes) from Bluefield, WV/VA. The Elkhorn Inn provides bed-and-breakfast accommodation in 14 air-conditioned & heated guest rooms, and fine dining by reservation for up to 30 people. The pet and family-friendly Inn offers FREE WiFi, phone calls, satellite TV, & parking, a balcony & covered rail-view patio, fireplace, and a Gift Shop/Gallery and Museum Room. We have world-class railfanning, trout fishing on Elkhorn Creek, and excellent bird-watching right at the Inn, fab "leaf-peeping", & THE best ATV trails in the eastern USA! And it's LEGAL to ride ATVs on the roads here, so you can ride your ATV right from the Inn!