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Polar Express

Hop on board the famous and beloved Polar Express and share in the joy of the holiday season with your family. The PTA has reserved one Metro Car for our group to enjoy this magical experience together. The award-winning book comes to life on this journey to the North Pole and back. All passengers will enjoy hot cocoa and a cookie served by your personal chefs in each car. Elves will read the story to you on the way to pick up Santa! As Santa visits each car, Elves will lead your family in singing carols and spreading Christmas cheer.  As in the story, kids are encouraged to wear pajamas for the trip!

When: Thursday, December 15th. 

Trains begin boarding at 6pm and leave PROMPTLY at 7pm. The trip is 2 hours long.

Where: Train departs from Rockside Station,  7900 Old Rockside Road, Independence, OH 441431

Cost: $35 for members, $40 for non-members (as in grandparents) Children under 2 are free but must be seated on your lap.

RSVP: There are only 80 tickets available for this special field trip. RSVPs will begin at 9am Sunday, October 2nd. Please email Holly Marcuse at with total number of tickets needed. Once I have confirmed your spot, you must submit payment within 24 hours or your spot will be given to the next person in line. Spots are not secure until you have paid! Payment can be made via PayPal or check (payable to BVECPTA, dropped off at 29000 Wayside Lane)

Polar Express

Later Event: December 18
Santa Rings