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Holiday Train Show

Holiday Train Show

November 22 through January 15
New York Botanical Garden, NYC

Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials—all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Marvel at G-scale locomotives humming along among familiar sights such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center on nearly a half-mile of track. This year’s exhibition showcases Midtown Manhattan, with iconic skyscrapers and other architectural wonders sharing the spotlight among old and new collection favorites that define this celebrated district. More info on NYBG site.

 


HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW® FAMILY BENEFIT

Wednesday, November 29 from 4pm–8pm 4–8 p.m.
Enid A. Haupt Conservatory

 

All aboard for a private viewing of NYC’s favorite holiday tradition! Featuring a delicious dinner and an appearance by Chef Carla Hall, co-host of ABC’s The Chew.

Celebrate the holiday season and experience the Holiday Train Show® like never before with this new and exciting family event. The festivities begin with a private viewing of the Holiday Train Show, passed hors d’oeuvres, a full bar, and plenty of treats for the kids. Then the fun moves to the Gingerbread Café, where kids can enjoy a hot chocolate bar and activities like apple cider pressing, woodland terrarium building, and cookie decorating with Carla Hall. Next, indulge in classic holiday recipes at a festive family dinner. And to really get you in the holiday spirit, the New York City Children’s Chorus will be performing throughout the evening.

Proceeds support The New York Botanical Garden’s Edible Academy, the hub of the children’s vegetable gardening program. If you are unable to attend, please consider making a donation. For more information, please contact Heather Gries at 718.817.8657 or e-mail hgries@nybg.org.

CHAIRMEN
Ashley and Andrew Burr
Cristina and Christopher Cuomo
Elizabeth and Chris Davis
Emma and Todd Goergen
Kristy and Jonathan Korngold
Jennifer and Beau Lescott
Allison and Roberto Mignone
Alexandra Steel Scott and James Scott
Kate Solomon and David Wasserman
Julia and Ted Weld

HONORARY CHAIRMAN
Jill Joyce

GRANDPARENTS CHAIRMEN
Sandra Hughes
Martha Stewart
Carmen and John Thain


 

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