< Event Calendar

North Pole Express

Sat Nov 7, 2020 - Wed Dec 30, 2020- see all dates
Various times
All ages
Price varies by date and selection

Wear your pajamas and climb aboard the North Pole Express at New Hope and Ivyland Railroad. Children can enjoy riding the rails pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Safety protocols are in place. 

Sip hot cocoa, eat some cookies and share your wish list with the Jolly Ol' Elf himself. Christmas carols fill the air as local musicians keep train riders entertained with their festive sounds. Photo packages are available for an additional fee.Times vary by day so be sure to check the schedule for details. Trains depart promptly at their scheduled time. The ride is typically 60 minutes in duration. Many trains fill up quickly so reservations and ticket purchases are a must. Each child receives a sleigh bell from Santa.

New Hope & Ivyland Railroad
32 West Bridge Street
New Hope, PA 18938
** Event dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the event website to verify.
Toddler Trick-or-Treat
Treehouse World, Inc. - 9:30 AM Pick
Philadelphia Zoo's Boo at the Zoo
The Philadelphia Zoo - 10:00 AM Pick
Scarecrows in the Village
Peddler's Village - 10:00 AM Pick
Halloween Storytime with Calico Jack
Independence Seaport Museum via Zoom - 12:00 PM Pick
The Philly Drive-In
West Fairmount Park (Next to the Mann Center) - 7:00 PM Pick
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides