The Hesston Holiday Train should be a part of every family’s winter season.

Ride the 2′ 3′ train on a 2 mile journey through the snow blanketed woods in either a open air car, or an enclosed heated car. Donate a new unwrapped toy for the U.S. Marine Corps. Toys for Tots toy drive and receive one free train ride, but otherwise tickets for the train ride are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for kids between the age of 3-12 years. Children under 3 are free. The address of the museum isĀ 1201 E 1000 N, La Porte, IN, and the hours of operation are 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm EST. For any more information or questions, see Hesston’s website at

By Kevin McNulty

Kevin McNulty teaches English and Mass Media Studies at Penn High School. He advises the Penn News Network and manages the PNN Studio and news room. For more information, navigate your browser to