The Griffith Park Train Rides
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Santa Riding Train

The 2019 Holiday Light Festival

Train Ride is over. We look forward to seeing you next year

Starting the day after Thanksgiving, join us for an evening train ride around our festively decorated, one mile of track. Magical scenes and tens of thousands of lights will captivate you and your family and set the mood for a wonderful Holiday season.

 Begins Friday November 29, 2019

(If rain is forecast, please check back here or on Facebook for weather updates)

And continues almost every night (weather permitting

until January 5, 2020

 except December 24, 25 and 31.

Santa will not be there after December 23, 2019

The first train will leave at 5 pm and the last train leaves at 8 pm Monday through Thursday. The last train leaves at 9 pm Friday through Sunday.

We reserve the right to close early if we reach maximum capacity or the weather is not cooperating.

This event requires separate tickets that can be bought at the ticket booth in advance or the day of the ride, if available. No online sales for this event.


Holiday Train Tickets $5 per person
Santa's Village is closed for the season.

Entrance to Santa's Village $2 per person

Photos with Santa $5 each

Limited tickets will be sold for each evening. NO REFUNDS EXCEPT FOR RAIN OUTS - Exchange only, subject to availability.  Sorry but no telephone or online sales are available.

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