Ground Transportation & Scooter Rentals

Midwest Old Threshers offers visitors different means of transportation around the main grounds and throughout the campgrounds. You may enjoy the slowly moving ground trains, Midwest Central Railroad steam trains, or Midwest Electric Railway system as your mode of transportation. Old Threshers also offers visitors a shuttle bus system that runs between the grounds and the city square.

Ground Trains

Slow moving ground trains will take visitors around the main grounds with 8 different stops. $0.50 gets you one complete round trip! The ground trains run daily during the Reunion from 7:30 am until after grandstand shows.

The grounds trains in the campgrounds are free will offerings.

Midwest Electric Railway

The trolley system loads on the main grounds then head out through the campgrounds with five different stops. The trolleys are the visitor's way of getting down to the Log Village.

The trolleys operate into the evenings from 6 pm - 9:30 pm on the days prior to Reunion start. $2 Ride All Day

During the Reunion, the hours of operation are from
7am - 10pm and 7am - 3 pm on Monday.

$3.00 A Round Trip
Value Ticket (10 trips) $20.00
Under 6 are Free

Midwest Central Railroad

The train has a North and South station for visitors to catch a train ride around the main showgrounds.

The train operates from 9:00 am - 8:00 pm Thursday & Friday during the Reunion, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday & Sunday, and til 3:00 pm on Monday.

$4 - Adults & Children 5 and up (4 and under are free)

Midwest Old Threshers Shuttle Bus System

The buses travel to and from the West parking lot to the main grounds. Visitors can also take the bus to the city square for shopping in downtown Mount Pleasant. Take advantage of the remote hard surface parking lot at the local high school and ride to the grounds. The buses operate on a free willing offering system.  It's the riders who keep the buses moving.

Bus Operation Schedule:

Wednesday 10:00 AM to 11:30 PM

Thursday - Sunday 6:00 AM to 11:30 PM

Monday 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM

ADA accessible bus transportation is provided by SEIBUS. Contact SEIBUS at 866-753-5107 for more details

Scooter Time Rentals

Rent a scooter for the Old Threshers Reunion by calling 1-423-569-1933 or visit

  • Individuals are welcome to use personal conveyance vehicles (PCV) on the Reunion grounds and in the main campgrounds. A vehicle is considered a PCV if it does not exceed 48 inches in length or 32 inches in width, carries one occupant, and travels on three or more wheels. Golf carts, ATV's, Gators, Lawn Mowers, and other related vehicles are NOT considered to be a PCV.