A Holiday Adventure in Uxbridge
Ho! Ho! Ho! Go on a holiday adventure in Uxbridge. You’ll start with a ride on the York-Durham Heritage Railway Santa Train where you’ll get to ride a decorated train and have a visit from Santa right at your seat! (Buy train ride tickets at their website)
In addition to your YDHR Santa Train excursion follow the reindeer footsteps on your Santa Train Passport that lead to seasonal take-home treats for kids from the participating shops of charming downtown Uxbridge. Capture holiday memories as the kids solve the riddle to “I Spy” the hidden trinket in the 5 storefront window and collect your treat! Sip a warm apple cider’ at the Tin Cup Caffé, ring your Christmas bell from Blue Heron Books, select your ‘Holiday Bath Bomb’ to take home from Savon Du Bois, collect a sweet treat from Presents Presents Presents, and fuel up with a healthy-Elf snack from Eat It Forward! Parents and Grandparents tag along for FREE! Remember to bring your camera!
How to get on board with this holiday adventure
Step 1: Get a ticket on the Santa Train
Buy a ticket online for the York-Durham Heritage Railway Santa Train for any weekend from November 25th – December 10th.
Price: $25 +HST
Step 2: Get your passport
Price: $10 + HST
Redeem your ticket receipt at the YDHR Train Station for your printed SANTA PASSPORT.
- Santa Passport sales are final so be sure to purchase your seats on the Santa Train PRIOR to purchasing your Santa Passport to ensure seat availability on the train.
- Make sure to schedule your visit around the train schedule and participating store hours (11am – 4pm)
- Special note for those on “Trip 3” leaving at 3pm: Pick up your Santa Passports at the station at least 1.5 hours prior to your departure time. You’ll want to give yourself plenty of time to ensure you can enjoy the treats at the local shops!
- Santa Train Passports are reserved for the first 150 Santa Train riders per day so purchase your tickets in advance!