The 2021 Very Merry Candy Cane Express

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If the kids have been good all year (okay, most of the year)… add a little magic to the season and bring them to ride the V&T Candy Cane Express. Steeped in holiday spirit, this whimsical train has become a cherished local tradition for families of all ages. Children 4 and under can ride on their parent's lap for free. 

You will be served hot chocolate or cider along with cookies as you travel along, listening to songs of the season and taking in the beautifully lit Christmas scenes along the way.A gift bag and light stick will be presented to every passenger. 

The Candy Cane Express sells out each year, so be sure to book early. Reserve your place on the Express now.

Kids 4 and under may ride on their parents lap for free. Departures are from the historic 1870s depot at 166 F Street in Virginia City, Nevada.

Bring a coat and dress warm. Masks are required. For more information, visit or call 775-847-0380. Diesel engine may be substituted for steam engine.

Offered By: Virginia and Truckee Railroad

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