Scherer Gardening’s Santa’s Village opens on Saturday, December 3 for the 2016 season. On Monday, Andy Scherer and his team were busy getting everything ready for opening day. New this year is a “polar express” train, seen here in action for the first time. Other activities in the village include wagon rides, an elves’ playground, a never-ending campfire, and photos with Santa. The village will be open the first three weekends of December between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Admission is $10 per person, with children two years old and younger admitted for free. The village is located near Dalkeith at 1535 Dalkeith Road.

 

Andy Scherer in Santa's Village on Monday, November 28, ahead of its opening on December 3.

Andy Scherer in Santa’s Village on Monday, November 28, ahead of its opening on December 3.

 

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