Polar Express Tickets are Going On Sale Monday!

By djsheryl on September 15, 2023
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If you’ve ever tried to get tickets for the Polar Express train ride out of Old Sacramento, you know that they sell out FAST! Well, set your phone alerts. Tickets for this year’s Polar Express rides go on sale Monday, September 18 at 9am here.

If you’ve never been, you can expect an hour full of holiday cheer! Once you get on board, you’ll travel to the “North Pole” while staff reads the story of The Polar Express. There’s also hot chocolate and a small treat onboard. Yes, Santa will appear. In fact, he gives out a silver sleigh bell as a gift during the ride. Everyone sings Christmas carols as the train returns to Old Sacramento. A lot of families wear their Christmas PJs. Make sure they are warm!

This year’s rides are from Nov. 24 until Dec. 20. The trains will operate Wednesday through Sunday at 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Tickets will go fast, so don’t procrastinate on Monday!

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