Pony Express Territory Newsletter                                                               Winter  2018   

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It's the Perfect Time of Year to Enjoy the Festive Main Streets Along Nevada's Highway 50

Fernley Loves a Parade, Especially When Celebrating the Holidays
Fernley Christmas Extravaganza and Parade
Saturday, December 8th 

The Fernley 2018 Christmas Extravaganza and Parade takes place on Saturday, December 8th. This event will be followed by "Cocoa with a Cop," and the annual Tree Lighting at the Train Depot.

For more information, visit  fernleychamber.org
or call (775) 575-4459
or email  info@fernleychamber.org

Fallon's Maine Street will be Lit Up Once Again
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting 
Saturday, December 7th

The Town Celebrates the Holiday Season

The City of Fallon features their annual Christmas Tree Lighting on December 7, and Maine Street will once again be aglow. This Christmas tradition is a joyous event in Fallon when the community turns out for carolers, cookies and hot chocolate, the first glimpse of Santa and to watch the Christmas tree light up downtown Maine Street.

For more information, visit  visitfallonnevada.com
or call the City Hall at (775) 423.5104


Feel the True Spirit of the Season 
Austin's Live Nativity
Tuesday, December 11

Feel the True Spirit of the Season at Austin's Live Nativity

Austin's Live Nativity remains a seasonal favorite each and every year. The festivities take place on Tuesday, December 11, from 6 pm to 8 pm. Always a popular community event, it features local volunteer actors, live animals, and beautiful singing. Afterward, attendees can enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, and a turkey giveaway raffle. Make sure to attend this very special event and get in the holiday spirit!

More information can be found at  AustinNevada.com
or call the Austin Chamber at  (775) 964-2200


RMEF Eureka Christmas Banquet 
Friday, December 7th 

The town of Eureka is always well-decorated over the holidays, and this year is no different! Take a road trip to "The Friendliest Town on the Loneliest Road" as they ring in the holiday season.

For a complete Eureka events listing, go to  visiteurekanevada.com.

Experience the Magic of the Holidays on The Polar Express in Ely
Weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Experience the magic of Chris Van Allsburg's classic children's book "The Polar Express," as it comes to life on the rails of the Nevada Northern Railway.

This very special journey takes you from Ely, Nevada, on a special trip right to the North Pole.   Santa's Elves are honored that Nevada Northern Railway's Polar Express train has been voted as the "Best Special Event in Rural Nevada" by readers of Nevada Magazine.  Each passenger to the North Pole are served hot chocolate and cookies while listening to the beloved story of the Polar Express and music from the Polar Express soundtrack. Many of Santa's helpers are on-board to help you enjoy the trip. Everyone experiences that magic moment when the train arrives at the North Pole and Santa Claus himself is waiting! Santa will board The Polar Express and personally present each child their own special gift.

For more information, visit nnry.com
or call toll free, 866-40STEAM (866-407-8326) or  775-289-2085.