The Holiday Express
364 Main St., Fillmore
Runs until Dec. 20
The train departs from returns to the historic Fillmore Depot. Enjoy a scenic train ride on vintage cars this holiday season, an 80-minute ride that includes a stop at “Prancer’s Christmas Farm.” Admission to Prancer’s is free, so bring the family to visit the 30-acre farm, which is transformed into a winter experience. (Some of the attractions at Prancer’s have charges.)
Visit Fwry.com for more information.
The North Pole Express
Runs until Dec. 20
18540 E Telegraph Road Santa Paula
“Welcome to North Pole Express Experience! Come early or stay late to enjoy Prancer’s Christmas Farm (located in Santa Paula off Highway 126). Then come onboard for a round-trip magical 1 hour evening train ride to the “North Pole.” See and wave at Santa and his elves! Enjoy some storytelling fun. We welcome you to wear your pajamas and bring blankets (optional). Please be sure to wear good walking shoes and additional warm clothing. Some train car windows will remain open for added ventilation.
Visit bit.ly/NorthPoleExpressSantaPaula for more information.
The Holiday Hunt
Goes until Dec. 24, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Westfield Valencia Town Center
24201 W. Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Westfield invites the community to seek out all 10 virtual holiday characters within the center for exclusive promotions.
How it works: 1. Start the hunt when you scan any Holiday Hunt QR code; 2. Find the 10 QR codes across the center to unlock exclusive promotions; 3. Once you find your QR code and scan it, you will be emailed your promotion to present to the participating retailer; 4. Find all 10 QR codes and redeem your prize*! You will be emailed a voucher to redeem a $20 Westfield Rewards AMEX gift card from Jan. 1-31.
Visit Westfield.com/valencia/event-detail/The-Holiday-Hunt for more information.
Christmas Sunday, Dec. 20, 8 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m. (indoor, patio and online) Candlelight services, Wednesday, Dec. 23, 6 p.m., 7:45 p.m.
24346 Main St., Newhall,
This event looks to offer an engaging and creative and creative musical experience, special e-experience for kids and free hot chocolate.
Games & Gifts
The Sanctuary Church
26444 Friendly Valley Parkway, Santa Clarita
Sunday, Dec. 20
Young Adults are asked to bring a wrapped gift (no more than $5) for a classic Christmas gift exchange and game night. Bring your face-covering and competitive spirit, if you’d like to join in the fun at the church.
For more information, visit https://bit.ly/SantuaryEvents for more information.