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North Pole Express

Unfortunately, this event is full. The wait list is also full.Registration every year for this event begins August 15 for residents of Skokie and August 22 for non-residents of Skokie. Mark your calendars for next year to reserve tickets!

All aboard the North Pole Express! Take a voyage to the North Pole on the Metra Train. The train ride starts at the Glenview Metra station located at 1116 Depot St, Glenview, IL 60025, taken to Fox Lake and then back to Glenview. During the train ride, everyone is offered crafts and activity books, “The Polar Express” by Chris Van Allsburg is read aloud and everyone sings holiday carols. Drinks and snacks are also provided. Upon arrival of the North Pole (Fox Lake), Santa Claus joins the North Pole Express to visit with every child. Two train rides are offered, 9:00am-12:45pm or 1:00-3:45pm. All adults and children are required to pre-register for this event. Children under 1 are free.

Date: 
Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 8:30am
Cost: 
$16 residents/$18 non-residents per person