The CPKC Holiday Express will be in DeRidder from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11 near the Beauregard Museum/DeRidder City Hall.
According to the Holiday Express folks, tours of the train will stop at 8 p.m. sharp even if you are still in line. So come early to help ensure your chances of getting to tour.
There are three decorated train cars that people can walk through, and Santa will be under a tent by the train for children to visit.
The Holiday Express is not wheelchair accessible.
There will be food vendors. The DeRidder Fire Department will also have free popcorn. Toys for Tots will be taking donations.