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WMSR Polar Express Expected to Begin in December

November 8th, 2021 by WCBC Radio

With Christmas fast approaching, the popular Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Polar Express excursions are expected to begin in December. Holiday themed trains and family-friendly excursions have been the focal point of the tourist trains new executive director Wes Heinz. A series of Halloween Pumpkin Patch trains as well as weekly end of summer ice cream excursions proved extremely popular with each selling out in short order. Cumberland Mayor Ray Morriss, a member of the railroad’s board of directors, said the hope remains to have a completely restored 1309 steam engine leading the way by the end of the year…