All Aboard! THE POLAR EXPRESS™ comes to life at the Big South Fork Scenic Railway!

Experience the magic of THE POLAR EXPRESS™ inspired by the award winning book by Chris Van Allsburg. Read along with the story as the train makes a roundtrip journey to the North Pole departing from the Stearns Depot. Each child will meet Santa,enjoy caroling, hot chocolate, a treat and a special gift for each child. Everyone is encouraged to wear their pajamas!

2018 Schedule

Weekend 1: Dress rehearsal free train: Wednesday 11/21
Revenue Polar begins Friday 11/23-24-25

Weekend 2: Nov 30-Dec 1-2

Weekend 3: Dec 7-8-9

Weekend 4-5: Friday Dec 14 - Sunday Dec 23, Daily

Departure Times:
4pm, 6pm & 8pm
4pm and 6pm all other operating days


The Ride

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Frequent questions we are asked about THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride. If you have more questions please contact us!

Call 1-606-657-9491