The New York Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation is pleased to announce the 18thAnnual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony at Bayard Cutting Arboretum in Great River, NY on December 5, 2014 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
Join us in a sing-a-long of traditional holiday carols while awaiting the arrival of Santa Claus. Upon his arrival, Santa will light the live tree for the 2014 holiday season. Hot beverages will be served outside after Santa lights the tree. All activities will take place outside, so please dress accordingly. The Manor House will not be open. In the spirit of giving, please bring canned goods or a new unwrapped toy for donation to those in need.
Everyone is welcome to join in this Yuletide Celebration! Admission is free. There is limited parking, so please arrive early. Park gate will close when park field has reached full capacity. For more information, please call Bayard Cutting Arboretum at (631) 581-1002 from 10:00am – 4:00pm or visit our website at www.bayardcuttingarboretum.com
Directions: Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park is located at 440 Montauk Highway in Great River, NY. Take Sunrise Highway Service Road (Route 27) east to Montauk Highway (Route 27A) intersection (opposite Connetquot River State Park Preserve). Make a right on 27A and proceed one mile to the park.