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Santa Special Train @ Essex Steam Train
November 24, 2017 @ 4:30 am - November 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am
One event on December 2, 2017 at 4:30am
One event on December 3, 2017 at 4:30am
One event on December 9, 2017 at 4:30am
One event on December 10, 2017 at 4:30am
One event on December 16, 2017 at 4:30am
One event on December 17, 2017 at 4:30am
One event on December 23, 2017 at 4:30am
All aboard the Santa Special for a one-of-a-kind, daytime holiday experience. Make sure you’re camera-ready for that special moment when Santa and Mrs. Claus visit each child! Enjoy the spirit of the season as you relax with family and friends aboard festive railway cars adorned with vintage decorations.
- Rudolph and Pablo the Penguin will be on board to spread holiday cheer.
- Each child receives a small holiday gift from Santa’s Elves!
- Take your family pictures in Santa’s sleigh
- Enjoy Fresh baked Cookies & other Goodies in the Klaus Kitchen
Before or After your excursion be sure to make plans to stop by River Valley Junction. Whether you’re naughty or nice, this is where you’ll find an assortment of things for everyone of every age!
Little ones are sure to enjoy a Special Christmas performance by Sunny Train on November 24, 25, 26 and December 2,3,9,10,16,17, and 23, 2017. Shows are at 9:30 am, 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 12:15 pm and 1 pm.
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