The Sullivan Express is making a new stop this year to a spooky destination: PumpkinTown! During the month of October, families can board the train at Sullivan Hardware and Garden’s Allisonville location and enjoy fun Halloween activities for the whole family.
The perennially popular Sullivan Santa Express holiday train ride has been a family favorite for years. Now for the first year, Sullivan Hardware and Garden has expanded their immersive train experience to include a Halloween-themed train with goodies galore.
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What to Expect
Families start their journey to PumpkinTown at the Central Station, located inside Sullivan Hardware and Garden. Then, you board one of the five Sullivan Express trains operating on the PumpkinTown rail. Once aboard, enjoy the Halloween train ride as it makes its way through our enchanted forest filled with not-so-scary creatures. The train ride lasts approximately 15 minutes.
Once your train ride ends, you disembark at the PumpkinTown Station, where you’ll be greeted by the mayor of Pumpkintown. Families can them explore and enjoy PumpkinTown. Activities include watching a magic show, enjoying a dance party, trick-or-treating at mini houses, take lots of pictures and much more. For a $4 fee, kids can decorate a pumpkin, if they wish.
Visitors can hang out at PumpkinTown for up to 45 minutes before re-boarding the Sullivan Express back to Central Station. Once at Central Station, visitors can purchase delicious fall treats, like apple cider slushies.
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Tickets for Sullivan Express to PumpkinTown
Tickets for Sullivan Express to PumpkinTown can be purchased online here. Just like the Christmas Sullivan Express, you purchase one ticket for one train car. You can fit as many family and friends as you would like. A typical car holds 4 adults and two children. Tickets are $50 per car.
For more info about the Sullivan Express to PumpkinTown, visit the website. Sullivan Hardware and Garden is located at 6955 N Keystone Ave. in Indianapolis.