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Event: North Pole Express and Ashley Country Christmas
Date: 12/8/2019
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Location: Round trip from Owosso, 405 S. Washington St., to Ashley
Details: This Holiday season, join us for a nostalgic journey back in time to the Christmas of yesteryear when you climb aboard the North Pole Express, pulled by the world-famous Pere Marquette 1225!

Depart from the Steam Railroading Institute in Downtown Owosso for a four-hour, round trip excursion to the Village of Ashley Country Christmas. Enjoy a one-hour train ride each way to and from Ashley, choosing one of our five different classes of service. From vintage coaches to historic cabooses, each offers a different type of comfortable accommodation and Christmas ambiance as the North Pole Express races northward!

Now, here’s the opportunity of a life time to ride the rails in first class style with our brand-new Pere Marquette Parlour! Climb aboard the latest addition to our fleet of 1950s Hi-Level lounge cars that once served the unique passenger train of the Santa Fe Railway, the El Capitan. PLEASE NOTE: Adults only, ages 18 or older.

Upon arrival at the Village of Ashley’s Country Christmas, passengers will disembark for a two-hour Christmas party straight out of the past! Participate in the numerous activities the village has to offer; live entertainment, arts and crafts, and having your picture taken in front of the massive Pere Marquette 1225. Of course, the highlight will be meeting Santa Claus himself!
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