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Polar Express

December 8, 11:00 am - 12:45 pm

$12 – $17

All Aboard the Polar Express!! The Polar Express will leave the 18001 / 80th AvenueTinley Park Train Station for a trip to the North Pole (Joliet Train Station.) During theride to the North Pole, the Polar Express Story will be read and all children will receivea “Holiday Believe Bell.” Once we reach the North Pole the children will try to findSanta. Once Santa is found, Santa will ride the train back with us to the Tinley Park Train Station. Hot Chocolate and Cookies will be served leaving the Tinley Park Train Station.All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All children 9 months and younger do not need a ticket. Registration ends November 12th.

Train #109 Departs Tinley Park Train Station at 11:20am SHARP!

Train #114 Departs Joliet Train Station at 12:15pm Sharp!


December 8
11:00 am - 12:45 pm
$12 – $17
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Tinley Park Train Station
80th Ave
Tinley Park, IL 60477 United States



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