MANCHESTER - The Manchester Lions Club announces the return of the "Elf Express" featuring Christopher Pop-In-Kins. This Holiday train ride was such a success last year, the Lions decided to make it a yearly event.

The 2nd Annual Elf Express will depart r.k. Miles Depot Station in Manchester Center on Saturday, Dec. 21 and Sunday, Dec. 22, and take its riders on a one hour journey through the Green Mountains. During the ride, passengers will be entertained with song and dance routines by the Elves of the Theater and Dance program of BBA under the direction of Broadway and Hollywood song and dance manJim Raposa.

Tickets must be bought in advance and passengers are encouraged to purchase them early as seating is limited.

Four singers dressed in elf costumes who will be taking part in the ’Elf Express’ train excursion later this month helped lead the Christmas
Four singers dressed in elf costumes who will be taking part in the 'Elf Express' train excursion later this month helped lead the Christmas caroling during the town treelighting event at the Park House last Saturday. (Andrew McKeever photo)
Tickets can be purchased online at www.ManchesterLionsElfTrain.com and in person at the Chamber office, 39 Bonnet Street in Manchester. Visit the Lions Club website at www.ManchesterLionsElfTrain.com and Facebook page for updates and more information. Those interested may also call the Chamber at 800-362-4144 or email LionsElfExpress@gmail.com

The Manchester Lions Club has been helping local families and charitable organizations for over 60 years.