Wonderland Express Special Events

Tickets for sale online and at the Visitor Center. Members pay the lower fee listed.

PHOTO: Holiday Market
Holiday Market

Sunday, December 7, 2014
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Burnstein Hall

Vendors will offer products such as seasonal produce, herbs, wreaths, handmade pottery, honey, and more. Visit our outdoor Farmers' Market in summer and fall.

Holiday Cheers!
Holiday Cheers! Seasonal Tasting at Wonderland Express

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
6 – 8 p.m.
Burnstein Hall

Buy tickets

Advance: member/nonmember: $25/$30
Day-of: member/nonmember: $28/$33

Must be 21 or older to attend event; valid ID card must be shown.
Standard parking fees apply.
Ticket price includes tasting glass, wristband to participate in tastings, tasting guide, and access to Wonderland Express.

Come to drink in the best of the season. Join us to celebrate the holidays, Chicago-style, as you participate in tastings of spirits, wine, and winter brews that are all local, while you enjoy the surrounding Wonderland Express exhibition with trains and more than 80 Chicago landmarks.

PHOTO: Breakfast with Santa
Breakfast with Santa

Saturday and Sunday, December 13 and 14, 2014
8:30 a.m.
,  9:30 a.m., and 10:30 a.m.

Buy tickets

Adult: member/nonmember: $30/$35
Child (3-12 yrs): member/nonmember: $22/$27
Children 2 and under are free.

Ticket price includes parking, a buffet meal, a visit with Santa, and exclusive access to Wonderland Express.

PHOTO: Wonderland Express Members' Night
Wonderland Express Members' Night

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
5 to 7:30 p.m.

Buy tickets

Adults: $10
Children (3-12) and seniors over age 62: $8 
Children 2 and under are free

Members, don’t miss an exclusive visit to Wonderland Express, with cookies, hot chocolate, and carolers!

Wonderland Express
Christmas Concert

Saturday, December 20, 2014
2 and 4 p.m.
Alsdorf Auditorium

Buy tickets

Advance: member/nonmember: $15/$17
Day-of: member/nonmember: $18/$20
Children 2 and under are free
Standard parking fees apply

PHOTO: Hanukkah Concert
Hanukkah Concert

Sunday, December 21, 2014
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Alsdorf Auditorium

Buy tickets

Advance: member/nonmember: $15/$17
Day-of: member/nonmember: $18/$20
Children 2 and under are free.
Standard parking fees apply.

Ticket price includes concert and access to Wonderland Express. The Maxwell Street Klezmer Band will perform two one-hour concerts in Alsdorf Auditorium.

Hot Chocolate with Mrs. Claus
Hot Chocolate with Mrs. Claus

Monday, December 22, 2014
11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Buy tickets

Advance: member/nonmember: $15/$17
Day-of: member/nonmember: $18/$20
Children 2 and under are free
Standard parking fees apply

Ticket price includes hot chocolate and cookies, a visit with Mrs. Claus, and access to the Wonderland Express exhibition.