Santa’s Arrival Aboard The Bower Place Express!
Grab your train ticket and your conductor hat, because it's time to join the Bower Place Express!
On Sunday, November 17th, Bower Place once again welcomed Santa Claus himself to his stop at the Bower Place Station!
During the mornings festivities, our conductors in training made their first stop at the Bower Place Station to grab their tickets and their conductor hat, then take a photo in our very own Bower Place train!
They then made their way to the “Craft Station” where they made and decorated their very own train keepsake bag to take home with them, as well as writing letters to give to Santa!
Then, it was time to satisfy their sweet tooth, and put their decorating skills to the test at the “Cookie Station”, where each conductor received a gingerbread train cookie and all the toppings they needed for their delicious treat (extra icing, please!).
Photos With Santa
Now that Santa has arrived at his stop at Bower Place, he will be here until December 24 for photos with everyone on his nice list! Please see below for his full list hours!
Monday – Saturday
11:00 am – 1:30 pm
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
11:00 am – 1:30 pm
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday, December 24th Christmas Eve
11:00 am – 1:30 pm
2:00 pm -4:30 pm
Prices (packages start @ $12 and include GST):
(1) 5×7 = $12
(2) 5×7’s = $19
(1) 5×7 & (4) Wallets= $21
(1) 5×7 & (2) 4×6’s = $22
(4) 4×6’s = $24
Value Package #1 = $30
(includes (1) 5×7, (2) 4×6’s & (4) Wallets)
Value Package #2= $35
(includes (3) 5×7’s & (4) 4×6’s)
Greeting Cards (4×8 in size):
(3) Greeting Cards = $26
(6) Greeting Cards = $37
(9) Greeting Cards = $46
(12) Greeting Cards = $55
Email Copy $25 for 1st Image, $15 for each/any additional images
Payment accepted: Cash, Debit, Visa, MasterCard
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