Bar Car Nights

Bar Car Nights

November 24 & 25;
December 1, 2, 8, 9, 22, 23, 29, & 30;
January 6 & 13

7–10:30 p.m.

On these nights exclusively for adults 21 and over, the wintry landscape of NYBG sets the scene for festive outdoor adventures, with an after-dark viewing of the Holiday Train Show® as the centerpiece. Grab a drink from one of our seasonal bars and then set out to explore the night’s offerings. Relax around the all-new Visitor Center Fire Pit, sing along to your favorite tunes with dueling pianos in the Pine Tree Café, or follow the illuminated Snow Globe Dancers as they guide you through the Garden.

Advanced purchase recommended to guarantee admission; events do sell out.
When purchasing a ticket, select an entry time to enter the Conservatory to view the 
Holiday Train Show.

Non-Member $35 / Member $25 (Adults 21 and over)


Have a Mastercard? On December 1, 8, 22 or 29, start your Bar Car Night with an exclusive champagne pre-party in NYBG Shop.

A man pouring a drink.

Signature Drinks and Festive Treats

Warm up with a selection of drink specials and spiked hot beverages available for purchase from our seasonal bars. Snack on savory treats and sweet bites from the Pine Tree Café (open all evening) or enjoy a pre-show meal or light bite at the Hudson Garden Grill (last reservation at 6:30 p.m.) Make your reservations on

View the Drink Menu