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The performance of the Christmas City Express begins in the Lake Superior Railroad Museum (included with all tickets), where you’ll be treated to a reading of the new Christmas City Express story, enjoy carolers, and a visit from a special guest! Then climb aboard the train for a 30 minute ride up to Lake Superior. Onboard, enjoy complimentary hot chocolate, cookies and holiday tunes.

Show times:
Friday 4:15, 5:15, 6:15, and 7:15 pm
Saturday 3:15, 4:15, 5:15, 6:15, and 7:15 pm
Sunday 3:15, 4:15, and 5:15

Full experience is about 90 minutes.

COACH SEATS: $28.00 for adults (14+), $25 for children (3-13), 2 & under free.
DOMECAR SEATS: $38.00 for adults (14+), $35 (all ages 0+)

Starting Thanksgiving Weekend: November 26th – December 19th, 2021

Space is very limited. Reservations are strongly encouraged for this show. If space is still available, tickets may be purchased starting at 3 pm the day of the performance at the North Shore Scenic Railroad ticket office.

NEW THIS YEAR! Domecar seats are available. For just $10 more per ticket, you can ride upstairs in our “new to us” domecar and enjoy comfy booth seating under the 85-foot glass dome.

There will be a $1.00 handling fee per ticket.

Wheelchair Information: The performance of the story is accessible, however the train ride is not, due to the historic nature of the equipment. Boarding the train requires about 4 steps up to the level of the train. Limited mobility patrons should consider extra time for walking to the train from parking.

The Bentleyville Shuttle Train is still to be determined for this year. Bentleyville Tour of Lights is planning to return to a walking style instead of the drivethrough they did in 2020. More info can be found at bentleyvilleusa.org