St. Joseph Parish & Schools
Christmas Express

December 3, 2017

     In conjunction with St. Joseph Parish's Centennial Celebration, St. Joseph Elementary School & Monsignor Haddad Middle School are bringing back its beloved ​​Christmas Express Ride!  Please join us on Sunday, December 3rd as Saint Joseph Schools and the Needham Center Train Station are transformed to create magical Christmas memories for our kids. 
     The Christmas Express is a wonderful train ride to the "North Pole" (West Roxbury Train Station).  Children will enjoy a holiday reading, cookies, chocolate milk, their very own bell and a visit from Santa himself!  Enjoy the magic in your pajamas (if you wish)! The train ride is approximately 45-60 minutes.  Included in the price of the Christmas Express Ticket is the opportunity to stop by the Sleigh at Eaton Funeral Home and have your child(ren)  photographed with Santa.

    In addition to the train ride, please stop by St. Joseph's Elementary School for the Festival of TreesSanta’s Village, and to create an Advent Keepsake. Stroll through the beautiful display of trees decorated by locally businesses and families. Visit Santa’s Village which will include a variety of local vendors and holiday gifts including home accessories, customizable gifts, stationery, jewelry, and skin care. Create an Advent craft keepsake. 

$40 per rider
(children under 2 ride for free)
*Tickets are non-refundable and train times cannot be changed


2:00pm (SOLD OUT)  4:00pm   (SOLD OUT)    6:00pm  (SOLD OUT)
Please Note:  In the event of inclement weather, emergencies, or other problems not under the MBTA’s control, the MBTA reserves the right to cancel an excursion train at any time. No refunds will be provided.