PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Port Authority of Allegheny County buses have gotten decked out for the holidays in the past, but for the first time, T riders will be able to hop on board the “Holiday Express.”READ MORE: Pittsburgh Zoo And PPG Aquarium Offering One-Time Free Admission Pass To People Vaccinated At Their Clinic
Santa, Mrs. Claus and an elf will be on board the decorated T car as it makes its maiden voyage Friday for Light Up Night.READ MORE: Car Crashes Into, Ignites Biomat USA Plasma Center On Western Avenue; Three Dead, Multiple Injured
The Port Authority posted photos of the T car on their Twitter account, saying, “We know riding the light rail system was a bit of a hassle this year — what with flooding and a freight train falling on Station Square.”
The “Holiday Express” is decorated both inside, with colorful lights and decorations, and outside, with a wreath on the front of the car and the words “Holiday Express” in the windows.MORE NEWS: 10th Annual Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival Continues In Butler County
The decorated car will run through the end of the year.