Santa is of course known for his magical reindeer-powered sleigh, but that’s not the only way he tours the Tri-States.

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For the 4th year in a row, Santa will be arriving in style from Quincy to Macomb. Santa will be taking the Santa’s Zephyr Express from Quincy to Macomb on the evening of December 3. Santa will be riding the Zephyr from Quincy to Macomb, leaving Quincy at 5:30 PM and arriving in Macomb at approximately 6:17 PM. Santa and his helpers will be serving complimentary refreshments and handing out a special gift, including a golden bell.

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased for the Santa decorated train online. These are one-way tickets you must have a ticket to ride the train back, which will arrive in Quincy at 9 pm. Face masks are required to be on Santa's train. This will sell out fast, so I would not wait. I took my girls one year and they had a blast. We sang songs had refreshments, and Santa took time to say hi to every child. It was truly a magical night.

Once you arrive at the Macomb Train Station, Santa will head directly to his cabin on the north side of the square to visit with children from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM. This is a good opportunity to shop at all the local downtown businesses in Macomb, which will be open and ready for you to visit.

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