North Pole Neighborhood


705 S. Main St.
Mid-November - December 23

The North Pole Express® Neighborhood is full of fun and exciting things for the entire family. Shop at the North Pole General Store where you can purchase North Pole Express® merchandise, wooden trains and much more. Bring your list for Santa, and share it with him while you take a family photo with Santa. Guests can purchase a ride ticket for the carousel, located just outside the General Store and Photos with Santa. Visit Santa’s Barn and take pictures with the reindeer.

As always, children and families are encouraged to wear their pajamas to the event. Please be sure to dress appropriately for the weather. There are both indoor and outdoor elements in the North Pole Neighborhood.

Enjoy resident artisans that welcome you to stop by. Make your own Christmas ornaments at Vetro Glassblowing Studio, visit Grapevine Foundry & Fine Arts Program, view paintings, sculpture, potter and jewelry at Holder Dane Gallery and Art Studios and see live metal work demonstrations at Millican’s Blacksmith Shop.

Additional fee for: 
    Carousel ride (CASH OR CREDIT)
        $3 per child (parents ride free)
    Santa’s Barn Reindeer Photo Opportunity (CASH OR CREDIT)
        $3 per person
        Guests will need to bring their own camera to take photos

North Pole Neighborhood Hours of Operation

(NON-TRAIN DAYS)
Photos With Santa, General Store, Carousel and Santa’s Barn

Nov 17 - 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Nov 18 - CLOSED
Nov 19 - CLOSED
Nov 20 - CLOSED TO PUBLIC
Nov 21 - CLOSED
Nov 22 - CLOSED
Nov 26 - CLOSED
Nov 27 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Nov 28 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Nov 29 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec 3 - CLOSED
Dec 4 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec 5 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec 6 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Parade of Lights)
Dec 10 - CLOSED
Dec 11 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec 12 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec 13 - 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Dec. 24 - 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Photos with Santa only, General Store closed)

No food, beverage or hot chocolate will be available for purchase in the neighborhood on non-train days.

*Please note that there is no parking at this location. Please see the Parking and Directions Page.

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