The 2016-2017 Raleigh Holiday Express at Pullen Park includes many fun activities!
For more information about tickets, parking, and event dates, visit raleighnc.gov/holidayexpress.
Train Ride: Enjoy the holiday lights as you hop aboard the Holiday Express train! You must have a boarding pass. Children under 24 months without a paid admission must be held or sit in the lap of an accompanying adult during the duration of the train ride. They cannot occupy a seat. Arrive at the train station 15 minutes prior to departure. Passengers, who miss their boarding time, may join the standby line and wait for open seats on a later train.
Carousel: Choose your favorite animal and enjoy a ride on the historic carousel.
Visit with Santa/North Pole: Visit with Santa under a heated tent with activities while you wait. Our photographer is available to take your picture and you can email it to yourself from our ipad station! Children can write a letter to Santa, play games, color fun pictures, and enjoy the warmth and decorations!
Kris Kringle Carnival: Play classic carnival games and giant board games with a holiday twist!
Ornament Station: Design an ornament to remember 2016 Holiday Express.
Holiday Craft Station: A holiday craft to enjoy all season long.
Santa’s Gift Shop: Stop by for fun themed merchandise, ornaments and light up toys!
Reindeer food Station: Make reindeer food to sprinkle on the lawn on Christmas Eve! Remember reindeer need energy too!
Entertainment: There will be entertainment performances throughout each night to entertain guests. A holiday movie will be shown each night starting at 7 pm.
Sledding Hill: Take an awesome and super-fast sled ride down a real snow covered slide!