The Polar Express

2021 Season

Tickets are now on sale for Polar Express!

We’re anticipating to sell out so be sure to purchase early.

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Come Aboard The Polar Express

All Aboard! Experience the magic of the famed holiday story come to life. Riders are encouraged to wear their favorite pajamas and partake in caroling and a reading of the classic story on their way to the North Pole. All riders will receive hot chocolate and a holiday treat before Santa and his helpers board the train to give each rider the first gift of Christmas – a silver sleigh bell.

Standard Rates 

November 19 – December 16, 2021

Premier Rates

December 17 – December 24, 2021

 

NEW THIS YEAR!

For the safety and experience of our guests, parking is now available at Gold Dust West Carson City with a free shuttle to Eastgate Depot. Shuttle schedules coming soon.

For your convenience, limited parking at Eastgate Depot is available for $15 per parking space advanced purchase.

CASTING CALL

Do you like to perform? Want to be a part of the amazing production? Come to our open casting call on September 28th or September 29th, 6:00 p.m., at the Eastgate Siding Depot. For more information contact Production Director, Carla Wilson at cw3595@outlook.com.

2021 Polar Express Season

VIP Parlor Car

Adults (Ages 16 & up) $65 – $75 + Historical Fee
Children (Ages 2-15) $55 – $65 + Historical Fee
*Infants 24 months and under ride free when sitting on parent’s lap.

Experience the magic aboard The Polar Express™ “VIP – Parlor Car”, the Ardelle Mae. The fully restored Ardelle Mae is a luxury coach car built in 1907 by American Car and Foundry. Experience the wonder of your journey in the luxury of comfortable seating in this unique experience.

This VIP nighttime train ride is an hour long and includes an extended visit by Santa, hot chocolate with marshmallows served in a keepsake ceramic POLAR EXPRESS™ mug and a special holiday treat served while traveling to the North Pole.  Passengers also receive a keepsake silver bell, entertainment and a reading of The Polar Express™ story.  Children and adults are encouraged to wear their pajamas.

Deluxe Coach Private Table – NEW!

Per Table $140 – $180.00 + Historical Fee
Space allows for 4 adults seated at a table with 2 bench seats. Configuration of your table is up to the discretion of the purchaser.

New this year! The new Deluxe Table option includes an hour long ride to the North Pole inside a historic table car that seats 4 adults per table. Riders are required to purchase the entire table – half tables are not available. Your ride includes hot chocolate with marshmallows, souvenir mug and a special holiday treat. Passengers also receive a keepsake silver bell, entertainment and a reading of The Polar Express™ story. Children and adults are encouraged to wear their pajamas.

Deluxe Private Room – NEW!

Private Room for 15 – $975 to $1050 + Historical Fee
*Infants 24 months and under ride free when sitting on parent’s lap.

New this year! This premier experience includes the new deluxe private room which allows for 15 passengers to ride to the North Pole inside a historic car. Riders are required to purchase the entire room which includes 15 tickets valid for adults or children. Your ride includes hot chocolate with marshmallows, souvenir mug and a special holiday treat. Passengers also receive a keepsake silver bell, entertainment and a reading of The Polar Express™ story. Children and adults are encouraged to wear their pajamas.

Coach

Adults (Ages 16+) $35 – $45 + Historical Fee
Children (Ages 2-15) $25 – $55 + Historical Fee
*Infants 24 months and under ride free when sitting on parent’s lap.

Experience the magic aboard The Polar Express™. This evening train ride departs from Carson City. Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies and your own keepsake silver bell while enjoying non-stop entertainment and listening to the story of The Polar Express™. Your child will see Santa too, as he visits every car during the evening. Passengers are encouraged to wear their pajamas.