Skip to primary navigation Skip to content Skip to footer



Get in the holiday spirit with a festive train ride. Experience the sights and sounds of riding on a historic train car while enjoying a holiday cookie, festive music and even a visit from Santa.  Cash bar available on board for this holiday date night. Enjoy a holiday drink in the 21+ Duke Dining Car while riding on a 1950s train through Northern Hamilton County.

From $54

Get in the holiday spirit with a festive train ride! Enjoy a holiday sweet treat and festive music aboard a historic 1956 dining car. Each ticket will include a special holiday cup to take home!

A Cash bar available on board for this holiday adult only experience! Including wine, beer and fun holiday cocktails.

2023 Reindeer Ride Express FAQs

All aboard the 2023 Reindeer Ride Express. Join Nickel Plate Express for a magical holiday adventure aboard the historic 1950s train. Wear your festive holiday outfits as you board the train to enjoy Northern Hamilton County’s scenic countryside. Enjoy hot cocoa and cookies, listen to holiday music, and take pictures as the train chugs along its route to a magical holiday experience! Included in each ticket is a festive cookie, a 75-minute train ride, and a chance to write a letter to Santa.

The journey will be even more memorable with a special visit from Santa Claus himself! Enjoy the wonders of the season as you travel through the Hamilton County countryside, and make sure to take plenty of pictures to capture the memories.