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Where to hop aboard the 'Polar Express' and other Christmas train rides

Los Angeles Times
The 90-minute Polar Express ride to Santa's Village is the closest you'll come to taking the journey popularized in the children's book by Chris Van Allsburg and subsequent 2004 movie. Chocolate chip cookies and hot chocolate are served, and Santa ...

1986 Caldecott Medal Winner The Polar Express News

Polar Express at Railtown 1897: Tickets on Sale

NBC Bay Area (blog)
25: The POLAR EXPRESS Train Ride will choo-choo on select dates from the Saturday after Thanksgiving through to Sunday, Dec. 17. The locomotive will be wearing its yuletide, sparkly best, and inside the cars? Prepare to sip cocoa and feast upon cookies.

1986 Caldecott Medal Winner The Polar Express News

Polar Express volunteers work to spread Christmas cheer

New Philadelphia Times Reporter
For 18 years, the Polar Express has been making its way from the Dennison Depot to the North Pole — providing an experience to remember for children of all ages. Each year, preparation for the journey begins in spring near the beginning of May. All ...

1986 Caldecott Medal Winner The Polar Express News

How an Amtrak employee schemed to take $30,000 from 'Polar ...

Chicago Daily Herald
A Downers Grove man might end up on Santa's naughty list for using a beloved "Polar Express" holiday train ride to stuff his own stocking. And what happened ...


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