Jingle Bell Express 2019

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Saturday December 14

3:00 PM  –  4:00 PM

The Jingle Bell Express will take families on a short ride in C&J's double-decker bus to the festively decorated Cochecho Country Club (aka the North Pole) where your family will enjoy hearing the story of the Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg (copyright 1985), having refreshments, participating in a craft, receiving a gift from and having a photo taken with Santa before being whisked back to the Museum to play in the exhibits. Pajamas are welcome! The entire trip, not including playtime at the museum, is estimated to take 1.25 hours.

  • Cost is $27 per person ($24 per person for Members) and children ages two and under are free (must sit on parents' lap during the journey).
  • Please arrive to the Museum entrance 15 minutes before your stated ticket time - the bus will leave promptly at the time you have chosen.
  • Check-in will be inside the Museum.
  • Restrooms are available on the bus, at the host site, and inside the Museum when you return from your journey.
  • The photo of your visit will be emailed to you after the event. Please be sure to provide a current email address when filling out the registration below.
  • Tickets are non-refundable. If your trip is canceled due to weather, we will issue you credit that can be used for any other Museum program, workshop, event, membership, or gift shop purchase, good through June 30th, 2020. No cash refunds will be issued.

This program is made possible through a partnership with the Cochecho Country Club, C&J Bus Lines and First Seacoast Bank.