Lisle Santa Train is a popular event based on the Caldicott award winning children’s book “Polar Express”. This fun and exciting event features a 75 minute Metra train ride from the Lisle Metra Station to Union Station in Downtown Chicago and return trip. On the train children of all ages will meet Santa, visit with costumed characters and most importantly enjoy a family train ride.
The Lisle Santa Train departs from the Lisle Metra Station on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 9:45 AM and 1:45 PM. This annual event usually takes place on the second Sunday in December and is accompanied by on going Holiday activities at the Lisle Station Park, Once Upon a Christmas.
The charge for this event is $18.00 per person regardless of age. Tickets will go on sale mid- October at Lisle area merchants (Lisle Savings on Maple Avenue, 4 A Song and the 7-Eleven at Main and Ogden).
Tickets can be reserved in advance by sending a check in a self addressed, stamped envelope to Lisle Santa Train, PO Box 4327, Lisle, IL 60532. Please be sure to indicate your time preference.