WOODBRIDGE – The Barron Arts Center is again hosting their annual holiday exhibition of model trains. The show runs from Dec. 4-28, and exhibit hours are: Monday-Friday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 p.m. The Barron Arts Center will be closed on Christmas Eve, Friday, Dec. 24 and Christmas Day, Saturday, Dec. 25.
Admission is free and everyone is welcome to attend. Donations are always welcome. Visitors are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for the Mayor’s Food Bank.
An opening reception and the annual tree lighting ceremony, officiated by Mayor John E. McCormac, will be held on Friday, Dec. 3, from 5-7 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
The annual model train exhibition is curated by Colonia resident Mike Gelesky. The display of over 300 feet of track will feature a moving operating playground and three towns, including Main Street U.S.A., a small town in the snowy mountains and an expanded Hershey Park with Hershey Kisses street lamps and an operating paratrooper ride, Ferris Wheel and Tilt-A-Whirl surrounded by an operating monorail. Eleven different trains will be used in the display with four trains operating at all times.
For more information or directions, call 1-732-634-0413.
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