An illustration of a green steam locomotive pulling train cars full of holiday treats

Holiday Train Show®
Family Party

Thursday, November 30, 2023

5–9 p.m. | Holiday Train Show® and Garden Terrace Room

All aboard for a private viewing of NYC’s favorite holiday tradition! Featuring a festive family reception and adventure to get you in the holiday spirit!

Celebrate the holiday season and experience the Holiday Train Show® like never before with this exciting family event. The festivities begin with a private viewing of the Holiday Train Show at the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory, specialty drinks, and plenty of seasonal treats for the kids. The fun continues in the Garden Terrace Room, where guests can enjoy a variety of activities and crafts to take home, and indulge in classic holiday recipes at a festive family dinner reception.

Learn more about this year’s Holiday Train Show & NYBG GLOW, and get excited for an expanded exhibition footprint that includes towering outdoor mountainscapes—the ideal spot to capture picture-perfect holiday photos!

Proceeds support The New York Botanical Garden and its Children’s Education programs. For more information on this event, family packages and tickets, please contact Anita Hall at 914.579.1000 or

If you are unable to attend but would like to support The New York Botanical Garden and its Children’s Education programs, please consider making a donation.

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