Santa Can’t During NYC Santacon: No Booze on Metro-North Noon Saturday to Noon Sunday

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To maintain orderly travel and safe station and terminal operations during this weekend’s SantaCon event, alcohol will not be permitted on Metro-North trains and in stations from noon on Saturday, Dec. 9 through noon on Sunday, Dec. 10.

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Santacon 2008 in New York City

MTA police officers will be on duty at Grand Central Terminal and stations throughout the region, as well as on trains to enforce this restriction.


— an announcement from Metro-North


The police will confiscate alcoholic beverages and issue summonses carrying fines or imprisonment. Violators may also be subject to removal from the train or station by police.

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