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Holiday Fun for Everyone!
Santa Claus is coming to town…
November 29, 30
December 7, 8, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, & 23
Choo, Choo, Santa Claus is coming to town, not by sleigh, not by snow but by Train!
Share the Light of Chanukah Aboard the New Chanukah Train!
Gather at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk on the 5th night of Chanukah for the lighting of the menorah and then set off on an incredible train ride in Roaring Camp’s comfortable excursion cars adorned with thousands of shining lights and Chanukah decorations!
Walk Into a Wonderland of Beautifully Decorated Holiday Trees
November 29 & 30
December 1, 7, 8, 14 & 15
Get in the holiday spirit by bringing family and friends to travel over trestles, through towering redwood groves and up a winding narrow-gauge grade to the summit of Bear Mountain, where you'll sip hot cider and delight in walking through beautifully decorated holiday trees provided by Patchen California Christmas Tree Farm in Los Gatos.
Holiday Fun for Everyone on the Santa Cruz Holiday Lights Train! (CONTINUED)
Vintage excursion cars, adorned with thousands of colorful lights, roll through the streets of Santa Cruz as passengers lend their voices to holiday carols, sip hot spiced cider and listen to musical entertainment while Santa visits the little ones, or the young at heart! Continue the merriment with your choice of arcade games, mini-golf or laser tag at Santa's Kingdom at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Bring the whole family for festive fun. Happy Holidays!
Share the Light of Chanukah Aboard Roaring Camp Railroad’s New Chanukah Train! (CONTINUED)
We’ll share in Chanukah traditions and ride the train through the streets of Santa Cruz listening to Chanukah stories, playing dreidel and enjoying kosher refreshments provided by Chabad by the Sea. Evening also includes your choice of mini golf, laser tag or arcade games.
Create a new holiday tradition with family and friends as we experience the lights, stories and traditions of Chanukah in a whole new way!
Produced in Association with Chabad by the Sea.
Sip Hot Cider and Walk Into a Wonderland of Beautifully Decorated Holiday Trees (CONTINUED)
Visitors are encouraged to bring a new and unwrapped toy to Roaring Camp’s depot to benefit Santa Cruz County’s Toys for Tots campaign, toys collected will be distributed to children who otherwise would have less. For each donated toy, Roaring Camp will deduct $2 per train ticket, whether purchased online or in person. Guests are requested to avoid donating toys of aggression or unpacked stuffed animals.