The much anticipated Canadian Pacific Holiday Train arrives in Central Minnesota tonight, making stops in Buffalo, Annandale and Kimball.

With the engines and cars all decorated and lit up for Christmas, the approaching train will not be hard to spot as it rounds the corner.

Tonight's Holiday Train Schedule

  • 4:15 PM:  Loretto
  • 5:45 PM:  Buffalo
  • 7:15 PM:  Annandale
  • 8:55 PM:  Kimball
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Upon it's arrival, one of the boxcars transforms itself into a stage, and you be treated to a performance by Meghan Patrick, two-year reigning Canadian Country Music Association Female Artist of the Year.

You can see live updates on the Holiday Train's location and progress HERE.

Remember to being non-perishable food items to support local food shelves at each stop tonight. The donations stay in the community where each stop is located.

The Train continues its cross-Minnesota trek tomorrow with scheduled stops in Glenwood (10 AM), Alexandria (11 AM), and Detroit Lakes (2:30 PM).



NEXT: Winter Wonderland Saturday at Lake George: Santa and Mrs. Claus will be taking time off from their busy schedule for a winter celebration this Saturday afternoon at Lake George in St. Cloud.

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