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Holidays on the HillMarvel at the huge miniature trains that wind their way through a seasonal landscape during Holidays on the Hill event, weekends in December at Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial in Somers.


Activities and Displays
The main house will showcase the huge model train display, featuring Lionel and similar O scale electric trains – steam and diesel – traveling through a miniature holiday landscape representing the Metro-North Harlem line from Grand Central Terminal to Katonah. New this year will be a special underground subway to Grand Central.

The main house will also be decorated for the holidays with special lighting and a gingerbread house entrance. Santa will make visits to see who was naughty and nice. The Glass House Conservatory will feature holiday time tropical treasures.

The Veterans Museum will be open during the show dates featuring “Korea: War Without End.”

Food and Gifts
The Garden Shop will be open for business, selling refreshments, poinsettias, wreaths and gifts, including the work of local artists. There will be two outside fire pits, holiday music and the Fork in the Road Food Truck selling hot food, hot chocolate and munchies located on the Conservatory Plaza.


Schedule
Holidays on the Hill is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays, Dec. 1, 2; 8, 9; 15, 16; 22, 23; and 29, 30.

Admission
Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Holidays on the Hill is presented by Friends of Lasdon Park and Arboretum.

Go to the Lasdon Web site or call (914) 864-7268 for more information.