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Released: 11/24/2008 

PATCO’s 17th Annual Yuletide Ride

It’s lovely weather for a train ride together with you! Take a magical ride with Santa Claus this Saturday, November 29, for PATCO’s 17th annual Yuletide Ride. The fun begins at 9 a.m. at Woodcrest Station in Cherry Hill, NJ, with clowns and live music from the John Breslin Band, Season’s Greetings, Sound Express Barbershop Quartet and others. Most important, Santa will be at the station and on the train.

At 10:03 a.m., it’s all aboard as the first Yuletide Ride pulls out of Woodcrest Station and heads for Center City Philadelphia. The second Yuletide Ride departs Woodcrest Station at 10:18 a.m. Once in Center City, the Yuletide Ride will stop at 8th & Market streets and on Locust Street at 9th & 10th, 12th & 13th, and 15th & 16th streets.
The Yuletide Ride is free, one-way for everyone boarding at Woodcrest Station. Return trip tickets for passengers ages 5 and up will be sold at Woodcrest Station.

For more information about holiday events in the area or about riding PATCO, check out PATCO’s website at www.ridepatco.org. For travel information or a JoyRides brochure, call PATCO at (856) 772-6900 or (215) 922-4600.

The Delaware River Port Authority is a regional transportation and development agency.  DRPA owns and operates the Benjamin Franklin, Walt Whitman, Commodore Barry and Betsy Ross bridges, PATCO, the Philadelphia Cruise Terminal and the RiverLink Ferry.


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