Event Category: RenoTahoe
If the kiddies (and grandma) have been good all year… okay, most of the year, add a little magic to the season and bring them to Virginia City 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.On the scenic 50-minute journey over the 140-year old V&T railroad route, you will enjoy hot cocoa or cider, candy canes & cookies, and sing-a-long carols on the festively decorated train. Listen to a reading of the 1832 classic “T’was the Night Before Christmas”, and watch little faces light up while riding through the enchanting Candy Cane tunnel. You may even see wild horses along the way! All the children have a blast!Whether the V&T Candy Cane Express is a new experience or one you’ve cherished over the years, it’s a magical event you and your family will never forget.The Virginia & Truckee Railroad offers this special holiday event on select dates in November and December. Reservations are required, so be sure to book early.