You can expect magic when you ride the Santa Express which runs 4 times a day November 24, December 1, 8 and 15. Come face to face with Santa and elves and Frosty and more.
Children of all ages (from 2 to 92) will enjoy the storybook ride on the rails through woodlands and over marshlands. For those who yearn for an old-fashioned family tradition holiday event with lots of merriment, this is the ticket. A fun train ride, your picture with Santa, and lots of smiles await if you get your tickets before they sell out.
Adding to the excitement of Santa for the young and young at heart is the locomotive AT THE THROTTLE experience. (,Must be 16.) The AT THE THROTTLE experience makes a great Christmas present for those who are hard to buy for.
The Santa Express departs Theatre by the Trax in St. Marys on November 24, December 1, 8 and 15 at 10 am, noon, 2 pm, and 4 pm. Each ride lasts about an hour and fifteen minutes and takes guests through scenic woodlands and marshlands to Santa Village where it makes the turnaround. Tickets are $20 for adults and $14 for children. Children 2 and under ride free on laps. Get Santa Express tickets at www.stmarysrailroad.com or call 912-200-5235.
People interested in the AT THE THROTTLE experience (which is $150 per person) and groups of ten or more should call 912-729-1103.