The Essex North Pole Express

Fri Nov 18, 2022 - Fri Dec 23, 2022- see all dates
Various times

Connecticut's favorite family tradition includes a musical performance of "Twas the Night Before Christmas", sing-a-longs, hot, sugar cookies and an appearance by Santa and Mrs. Claus.  Each child receives a small gift from Santa. Children are invited to wear their favorite pajamas! This event always sells out quickly so buy your tickets early.

Children under age of 2 may ride free without a ticket but may not occupy a seat. Car carriers and strollers are not permitted on the trains.

The ride duration is 1.5 hours. Rides depart multiple times per day. Children under the age of 1 sitting on a parent’s lap do not require a ticket.


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