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Hot Weather Not Stopping Polar Express Planning

June 24th, 2024 by WCBC Radio

2024 marks the 20th anniversary of the Polar Express Movie with Tom Hanks and Cumberland native Eddie Deezen.  The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad is planning its season of Polar Express trains to the North Pole and already 4,000 tickets are booked, according to Wes Heinz, Railroad Director.  While the train ride brings a special magic to families for the holiday season, Heinz says it also brings a big boost to the local economy…