The Magical Polar Express Train Ride In Southern California Everyone Should Experience At Least Once

As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s time to start getting into the holiday spirit. What better way than with a North Pole Express train ride? Fillmore & Western Railway offers a fun, holiday-themed journey that’s perfect for the whole family.

We originally wrote this article back in 2016, but we’ve updated it with the latest details for 2018!

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The railroad also offers two other holiday trains. The Sugar Plum Express Holiday Village and Tree Train journeys to the Christmas Tree Farm where you’ll choose your holiday tree and enjoy wandering through the Holiday Village. The Return Santa To The North Pole Train offers a magical ride on December 26th only. Wear your pajamas, and enjoy storytelling, chocolate milk, and cookies.

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