Greater Westfield Chamber of Commerce

“Railyard Rascals; Life of the American Hobo”

Living history event among the boxcars by Dennis Picard and troupe, includes music, folklore, demonstrations and re-enactments. Film “Emperor of the North”, starring Lee Marvin and Ernest Borgnine, at 6 PM.

Also join Chuck Williams, a contemporary folk singer-songwriter who has performed at the National Hobo Convention in Britt, Iowa and written songs about the 5 time King of the Hobo’s “Steam Train Maury” and  “Riders of the Rails”

You can learn about Chuck and view a video of “Riders of The Rails” at:


link: Event Webpage

Location: Chester Railway Station Museum, 10 Prospect St., Chester, MA

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