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Santa Experience 2020

Santa Experience 2020


Come down to the North Bay Heritage Railway in Scarborough to join in the festive celebrations, and most importantly meet Santa himself.

The first Santa Experience train will be departing from Peasholm Station at 2pm on Saturday 5th December, other times are 3pm, 4pm & 5pm. Other dates are 6th,12th,13th,19th,20th,21st,22nd & 23rd December. We also advise everyone to pre book via the web site or in person at the North Bay Heritage Railway. You will need to pre-book for any of the Twilight Train at 4pm & 5pm as space will be limited.

Our Evening Santa Experience trains are running Friday 11th and 18th December at 5.30pm, 6.30pm and 7.30pm. So why not bring your children down to the North Bay Heritage Railway and enjoy a magical journey to Scalby Mills to find Santa and bring him back to his Grotto at Peasholm. Every child will receive a quality gift and there will be a mince pie and festive tipple for the adults.

Please wear warm clothing, part of the event will be held outdoors whatever the weather. Also be aware some trains are very busy especially on peek dates (12th – 23rd December), we endeavour to keep your wait to see Santa as short as possible. Please allow up to on hour 30 minutes for the Santa Experience

Prices 2020

Date Adult Child (0-16)
  Pre-book on the day Pre-book on the day
5th & 6th Dec        
11th Dec        
12th & 13th Dec        
18th Dec        
19th & 20th Dec        
21st,22nd, 23rd Dec        

2020 Present Age Groups

under 12 months (with present £6.00)
1-2 Years
3-6 Years
7-9 Years
10-13 Years
14-16 Years

child under 12 months with no present are FREE

Santa Experience Timetable 2020 – Please note dates and times are yet to be confirmed

Date  Times
5th December     14:00  15:00  16:00  17:00      
6th December     14:00  15:00  16:00  17:00      
11th December              17:30  18:30  19:30
13th December 11:30    14:00  15:00  16:00  17:00      
14th December 11:30    14:00  15:00  16:00        
18th December              17:30  18:30  19:30
19th December 11:30 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00      
20th December 11:30 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00      
21st December 11:30 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00        
22nd December 11:30 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00        
23rd December 11:30 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00        


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Terms and conditions: Tickets are non refundable, you can transfer tickets to another date subject to availability, a fee of £5 will be charged to cover administration costs. If for any reason the North Bay Railway cancels a service you will be offer another date or full refund. Please be aware trains depart on time and we will not wait for passengers who are late. If you miss your train subject to availability you will be offered and alternative time. If no spaces are available you will be offered the gift from Santa, no refund will be given. Passengers are allocated a numbered seat if extra passengers are added after booking we can not guarantee your party will be sat together. We have one enclosed carriages these seats will be allocated first, please let us know if you prefer to be seated in enclosed or open carriage. We can accommodate four wheelchairs per train, priority will be give to disabled passengers. Push chairs are not allowed on the trains a parking area is at Peasholm Station. Please inform our staff at the time of booking if you have any special requirement or children have special needs, we will do everything possible to accommodate you.