Please join the Children’s Christmas Train in supporting children in our community. Your generous donation, in addition to 100% of the proceeds from the train ride and 5K Sugar Plum Run, will be distributed to non-profits that provide services to children in Northwest Arkansas. The Children’s Christmas Train has contributed more than $200,000 to support the following children’s charities over the past nine years: Children’s Safety Center, Northwest Arkansas Children’s Shelter, Circle of Life Hospice Children’s Bereavement Program, Beau Foundation, KidCare, Schmieding Kids First.
Donations may be made online, by check to Children’s Christmas Train, 2704 Laurel Crossing Circle, Rogers, AR 72758 or by phone/text to 479-236-7436. Contributions to Children’s Christmas Train, a 501(c)(3) organization are tax-deductible.
Tickets for the tenth annual Children’s Christmas Train are on sale now. Due to the popularity of the event, we have added four more rides this year. But don’t wait too long. You don’t want to miss this unique Christmas experience.
Tickets may be purchased online (click on December 7, 2013) or by calling 479-725-4017.
For tickets call 479-725-4017 or visit the A&M Railroad and click Reservations.
Tickets are $5 for children and $10 for adults. Children 3 and under ride on lap for free.
8:30 am Breakfast with Santa at the Art Center of the Ozarks
9:00 am 1st Annual Sugar Plum Run/ Walk
9:00 am – 4:45 pm Train Rides with Santa and his helpers
9:00 am – 4:45 pm Santa’s Workshop at the depot:
- Muppet Entertainment from the Children’s Safety Center
- Letters to Santa with The Circle of Life
- Story Time with Mrs. Claus
- Model Trains
- Springdale Humane Society Adoption
- Pony Rides
- Other Free Games and Activities
9:00 am – 4:45 pm Car Show (weather permitting) at Bank of America Parking Lot
9:15 am Breakfast with Santa at the Art Center of the Ozarks
10:00 am Breakfast with Santa at the Art Center of the Ozarks
9:00 am – 4:45 pm Hobo Camp located at Shiloh Square downtown Springdale
- Hobo Contest
- Holiday Crafters
- Poster Contest judging
- Cake Walk