Holiday Spirit Express

Group of Friends Celebrating Christmas Together

Join us for a brand new Yuletide tradition.
Find festive cheer for you and your friends aboard
the River Fox Train this holiday season!
Perfect for small groups and holiday parties.

Bask in the sights and sounds of the holiday season with Santa and his merry band of elves! Opt for First Class to indulge in a charcuterie appetizer and special dessert inside our vintage dining cars. Use the included drink tokens to enjoy a glass of wine, champagne, premixed cocktail, or seasonal beers. We'll have plenty of delightful snacks and beverages for sale onboard as well!


First Class – $149/seat
Standard Class – $99/ticket

To book your tickets online, please visit the Holiday Spirit Express calendar.

For all other excursions, please visit the Events Calendar.

For inquiries or booking assistance, please contact the reservation team at 1-800-866-1690.

Trip Information

This excursion is a 1.5 hour train ride.

First Class tickets include:

  • Charcuterie Appetizer and Dessert
  • Includes two drink tokens for redemption of one alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage each.
    Upgrade additional tokens- two for $15. Additional beverages and snacks available are for purchase onboard.
  • Reserved indoor seating
  • Immersive Holiday Entertainment
  • Strolling Musician
  • Meet and Greet with Santa Claus

Standard Class tickets include:

  • Includes four drink tokens for redemption of one alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage each. Upgrade to an additional two tokens for $15.
  • Patio-style seating with limited indoor seating available on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Meet and Greet with Santa Claus

Please Note:

  • Please plan to arrive 30-minutes prior to departure.
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited onboard.
  • On-site parking is free for guests.
  • Payment methods: Credit/debit card payment only, with the exception of cash tips.


Boarding will start 30 minutes prior to the departure time.

18095 County Road 117
West Sacramento, CA 95691

This boarding location can be found just off of Old River Road.

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“Wow! What an amazing experience! The Beer Train was so much fun. Our group had a great time, drinking and dancing the night away to Dj Chaz! Highly recommend the beer train! We will definitely be doing it again!”
- Andrea

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“This is such a fun and unique experience and the staff is so amazing and hardworking to make sure their guests have a great time! Would recommend it over and over!”
- Maddy

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“We went on the Magical Christmas Train and it was the best holiday train we have tried. It was worth the drive from the Bay Area and we will return next year.”
- Sophia