SANTA will be giving the reindeer a rest and boarding a steam train on Sunday (December 9).
He will visit Blackberry Lane, in Chichester, from 1pm to 4pm.
Chichester Model Engineers are inviting everybody along to their site, near the junction of Bognor Road and Whyke Road, for a train ride behind a selection of different miniature locomotives,
Entry is £7 for children, including a present from Father Christmas, and £4 for anyone else, including a hot or cold drink and a mince or apple pie.
Visitors are encouraged to take along, and run, their own 00 locomotives.
More information is available at www.cdsme.co.uk or by calling 07954 051594.