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All Aboard for Holiday Fun!

Union County, NJ – All Union County residents and visitors are invited to come and enjoy the annual Holiday Sound and Light Show hosted by The Model Railroad Club, at the A. Paul Mallery Model Railroad Center in Union Township.

Each year the Railroad Club dresses up a spectacular HO scale layout for the holidays and puts on a series of shows beginning at noon on the Friday after Thanksgiving Day.

Attendees can stay as long as they want to watch more than one show, explore the other exhibits, recharge at the snack bar, and stock up on railroad-themed presents at the gift shop.

This year, the Holiday Sound and Light show opens at noon on Friday, November 29. It will run every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until December 15.

For ticket information visit the Railroad Club online Children of all ages are welcome, and those age two and under are free.

All proceeds from the Holiday Sound and Light Show go towards funding the activities and public outreach projects of the Railroad Club.

Directions: The A. Paul Mallery Center is located in a mixed-use corner of Union County’s Lenape Park, off Route 22 East in Union Township, behind the Home Depot at 930 South Springfield Road.

Enter the Home Depot parking lot from Route 22 East or from South Springfield Road, and go to the far end (the west end) where the Home Depot garden center is located. Follow the signs to a small road behind the garden center. Look for the orange and green Model Railroad Center/Lenape Park sign at the end of the road.

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