Canadian Pacific Holiday Train Pulls into Hamilton.
Organizers estimate 13-15,000 people showed up to see the Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train near along Lawrence Road near Gage Park Tuesday night. Kelly Prescott along with Jim and Devin Cuddy provided the entertainment this year and Santa made a visit as well. The event is a fundraiser for local food banks. Canadian Pacific (CP) made a presentation to Joanne Santucci Executive Director of Hamilton Food Share for $10,000.00
The train is in it’s 19th year raising money, food and awareness for local food banks. The Train features 14 rail cars decorated with hundreds of thousands of technology-leading LED lights and a modified boxcar that works as a traveling stage and opens up for a free concert when stopped.The annual event, featured Canadian music stars Jim Cuddy, Devin Cuddy and Kelly Prescott.
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