Carolina Santa Train

Saturday, Dec. 2 | 5 – 8:30 p.m.
Museum of Life and Science
433 W. Murray Ave., DurhamSantaStanding

Save the date. Cost details and sign up opens early November.

Ho ho ho! Bring the whole family to ride the rails. Climb aboard the Ellerbe Creek Railway for a journey to the North Pole. Enjoy a ride through thousands of twinkling lights as we make our way to meet Santa and his elves. Back at the station, explore festive activities including:

  • Face painting by Paint Savvy
  • Holiday crafts
  • “Science of Santa” activities including hands-on snow polymer, simple circuits and more
  • Holiday music and light displays
  • “Skate in your socks” synthetic ice rink
  • Complimentary hot chocolate
  • Pop-up museum gift shop
  • Sprout Cafe open for coffee and light snacks (food requiring the grill or fryers is not available)
  • Carolina Santa photo booth set up for family photos in the Butterfly Room

We look forward to riding the rails and celebrating the holidays in Carolina style with you. Save the date, and check back here to sign up in early November.