Your favorite holiday tradition is back!

Reindeer Ride operates Nov. 23- Dec. 22 on Saturdays and Sundays

Book your seats for a newly enhanced Christmas adventure in Forest Park, Noblesville.

Photos by Zach Dobson

Photos by Zach Dobson

Where does it board? The excursion boards in Forest Park, Noblesville. (701 Cicero Road, Noblesville). Check in and warm up at the Duke Energy Reindeer Shed, or the big white tent!

How long is the ride? The ride is an hour and fifteen minutes long and travels through Cicero and Arcadia. The train stops briefly at ‘Santa’s Workshop,’ courtesy of Gaylor Electric…the Noblesville-based company also decks the train out in approximately 2,000 Christmas lights! The train will return to Noblesville at the end of the ride. Passengers will not disembark at Santa’s workshop.

What is included in the ride?: The ride includes interactive sing alongs, a story, visit with Santa, a gift from Santa and a cookie.

Can I purchase food and drinks?: Passengers are encouraged to purchase holiday treats, hot chocolate and adult beverages from the blue Treat Truck (located at the boarding platform) before their ride. Food and drinks from the treat truck are allowed on the train. Select adult beverages are available on board as well.

Where do I park? There is ample & free parking available within Forest Park! Find a spot near the white boarding tent and park your car.

What else can I do in Noblesville? Noblesville has dozens of boutiques and restaurants located on the Noblesville square! Visit for dining and family fun options!

Are there restrooms on the train?There are small restrooms on the train in case of emergencies. There are also restrooms located at Forest Park, about a block behind the boarding platform. Look for the white restroom building!

Can adults ride too? Of course! Or, check out our holiday date-night ride, Holiday Cheer(s)! This 21+ only ride features holiday cocktails, Christmas music and snacks. This ride operates at the same time as Reindeer Ride in a separate train car.

Noblesville Discounts

Journey to Downtown Noblesville before or after your train ride to enjoy great eats and shopping opportunities! Show your train tickets at the locations below to receive special discounts!

 Bash Boutique 15% off any item.  The only exception is Brighton and it can't be combined with any other offer.

Texy Mexy 10% off on food purchase. Excludes alcohol.

Noble Coffee Receive a free 12oz fresh brewed coffee with any whole bean coffee - locally roasted in downtown Noblesville!

 Caravan Classes free gift with purchase

Barley Island: 20% all food purchases

Matteos 20% discount

Rosie’s Place free kid’s breakfast with purchase of an adult entrée for people with a train ticket for that day.

LHo Creations 20% off jewelry purchase at Lil Bloomers

B’Dazzled Boutique 20% off regular prices items 

Little Gypsie free gift with $25 purchase.

Shine Yoga:
New Students may redeem train ticket for 1 complimentary class at Shine or 2 weeks/unlimited classes  for $25. 

Or anyone can redeem for 10% off all merchandise. (Expires 1/31/20)

Have more questions? Message us on Facebook at Nickel Plate Express for a prompt response.

Special thanks to our Reindeer Ride sponsors, Duke Energy and Gaylor Electric!

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