Santa Express

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Boulder City Santa Express

Friends of Southern Nevada Railway

Come experience the magic of riding the train at night! Take a ride on the Boulder City Santa Express where guests will experience the magic of the holidays onboard and in our railyard event center, pajamas optional.

Each event includes a 30-minute train ride in a vintage, restored railcar with storytime, and time in our event center to visit Santa and enjoy hot chocolate and a cookie, by Chilly Jilly’z.

The First Class experience includes a separate car, either our dining car with tables or our large open-air car with bench seating and a gift bag for adult or child. First Class has a separate tented area with tables and chairs as well as, outside tables and chairs in the event center.

Open-air and enclosed car seating is available for all, your choice. The Table car has tables and chairs and provisions for wheelchair or walker access.

Buy Tickets Online Now
Please book your tickets online, and pick them up 30 minutes prior to your departure time.

Available Dates
November 26, 27
December 3, 4
December 10, 11
December 17, 18
December 21, 22

There will be three ride times each evening that the trains roll: 5:15pm, 6:45pm, and 8:25pm.

All tickets start at $30 per seat (Adult or Child, other than a lap child under 1-year-old). First Class (VIP) tickets are $50 per child (under 10) or $50 per adult.

If you have trouble booking your ticket online, please email or call the ticket line at 702-580-6074 or 702-930-4761.

COVID-19 protocols will be in place at the time of the event. Currently, masks are required inside all enclosed spaces.

Boulder City Santa Express 2021 is brought to you by The Friends of the Nevada Southern Railway, Inc.

Ticket Lines: 702-930-4761 or 702-580-6074

BC Santa Express email:

OPEN Monday-Saturday, 10 to 5; Sunday 12 to 5

Outdoor venue – Dress accordingly
Event Center and Open-Air Cars – dress accordingly. Current State and Federal COVID-10 protocol require masks for enclosed cars and areas.