CP Holiday Train

Friday Nov 29, 3:15 to 4:45 pm

 Location: Malcolm Street Train Station, 10 Malcolm Street

Schedule of Entertainment

 3:15 to 4:00 pm Live musical performance by Shy Harry

4:00 pm Holiday Train arrives at the train station

4:15 to 4:45 pm Live musical performance on the train by Alan Doyle and Beautiful Band

About the CP Holiday Train

The CP Holiday Train annual Food Bank fundraising program takes place at Malcolm Street Station in Cambridge. Entering its 21st year, the program has raised more than $14.5 million and 4.3 million pounds of food since 1999. Two trains decorated in thousands of Christmas lights travels across Canada and the United States collecting money and food donations at each stop they make.  Check out this promotional video from 2018.

Each stop includes a live 30 minute concert on the train. 

Please bring your donation of food or money to support the Cambridge Self Help Food Bank as they will be onsite collecting donations.

Please note:  Tickets are not available to ride on the train

Bleacher seats are limited and attendees are encouraged to arrive early. 

The Cambridge Self Help Food Bank

The CP Holiday Train is a fundraising event for food banks across Canada and the United States.  Christmas in Cambridge partners with the Cambridge Self Help Food Bank on this exciting event each year.  Staff and volunteers of the Cambridge Food Bank will be onsite collecting monetary and food donations. All money collected at this event goes directly to the Cambridge Food Bank. 


Parking for the event is available at the Water Street Parking Lot or Galt Collegiate Institute. General parking will not be available onsite. Limited accessible parking will be available onsite and on Roseview Rd. 

Relive the magic at the Cambridge stop of the 2016 Holiday Train with this video

For more information on The CP Holiday Train email the event staff or call (519) 740-4681 ext 4277.

Accessibility at the Event

Limited accessible parking is available onsite and on Roseview Road.  Accessible parking permits are required and attendees are encouraged to arrive early. There will be an accessible drop off area at the police road closure and volunteers will be available to assit those who cannot walk a distance as family/friends park their vehicle. 

Accessible seating is available beside the stage.  Limited seating will be available for guests.  All guests in this  seating area are encouraged to sit to ensure views are not obstructed for guests in wheelchairs. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early as accessible seating is limited. 

The bleachers onsite sit lower to the ground and are esier to access for those with disabilities. The bleachers are sponsored by Bleacher Rentals and the Accessibility and Diversity Division of the City of Cambridge. Seating is limited and attendees are encouraged to arrive early.

Email the event staff or call (519)740-4681 ext 4603 if you have questions about accessibility or for accessible accomodation requests for this event.

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