MEDIA ADVISORY - 2010 CP Holiday Train

Dec 07, 2010, 14:00 ET from Canadian Pacific

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -

Scheduled stops for:

    Thursday, December 9
    Portage - 1:00 p.m., Amtrak Station, 400 West Oneida Street
    Wisconsin Dells - 3:00 p.m., Amtrak Station, 100 La Crosse Street
    Mauston - 4:30 p.m., Division Street Railway Crossing
    Sparta - 7:00 p.m., Corner of S. Water Street & Milwaukee Street, south
              side of tracks
    Lacrosse - 9:15 p.m., Amtrak Station, 601 Saint Andrew Street

    Friday, December 10
    Winona - 5:15 p.m., Amtrak Station, 65 East Mark Street
    Wabasha - 7:15 p.m., Gambie Ave Railway crossing by Bruegger Park
    Lake City - 9:00 p.m., Hearth & Home Technologies, 800 W Jefferson Street

    Saturday, December 11
    Hastings - 4:15 p.m., CP Depot, 500 East Second Street
    Cottage Grove - 5:15 p.m., West Point Douglas Road by Youth Service
    St. Paul - 7:15 p.m., Central Parking System, upper level ramp, Kellogg &
                Broadway in Lowertown
    Shoreham - 9:30 p.m., CP Shoreham Yard, 2800 Central Ave NE

About the Holiday Train:

The Holiday Train is a freight train covered in hundreds of thousands bright lights. At 140 stops across Canada and United States, Canadian Pacific provides a box car stage, a line up of great musical talent and a corporate contribution to the local food bank. Food banks provide collection bins for non-perishable food. Communities, in turn, donate food and funds, all of which stays in the community. The Holiday Train has raised over $4.8 million and 2.3 million pounds of food. Full schedules and background information are available at by clicking on the Holiday Train. People can join the Holiday Train on Facebook and follow the spirit of one of the longest-running cross-country food bank fundraisers on Twitter: @CPHolidaytrain.

B-roll and backgrounders also available on CNW Video on Demand:

SOURCE Canadian Pacific