Holiday Lights and Late Nights

December 13, 20, 26 - 28, 2018

National Aviary

5 pm - 9 pm | Included with admission

The National Aviary will be swathed in the glow of sparkling outdoor and indoor holiday lights, lighted trees, and wreaths. Create unforgettable holiday memories and capture the moment with photos on our oversized Santa chair, and by a large, lighted penguin family in Penguin Point. Bring the whole family to enjoy a meal by Atria's, relax in the beauty of the National Aviary, and get your holiday shopping done in our freshly-stocked gift shops.

On Thursday, December 20, enjoy:

  • Holiday music performances, including a violinist on the 20th
  • 10% off discount in our gift shop (20% for members)
  • Activities and crafts including a gift tag craft, a wooden owl ornament craft, a coloring station, and more

Full Holiday Lights & Late Nights Menu
(available for purchase all nights)

Delectably prepared by:

 

Butternut bisque 

with cinnamon croutons 

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Holiday antipasti platter 

Artisan cheese, salume, fig jam, olives, marinated vegetables, peppers, crostinis

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Winterland Apple Walnut Salad 

Fresh organic greens, craisins, crisp apple slices, candied walnuts, and King’s Pearl cheese. Served with a Maple balsamic vinaigrette dressing

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Atria’s famous Pot roast nachos 

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Fresh Shucked Oysters 

Chebooktook oysters served with a glass of champagne

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The one and only Pierogie tacos 

 Kielbasa, Kraut, Caramelized onions, wrapped in a giant Cop out Pierogie served with mustard and sour cream

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Snow day delight 

Oven roasted Turkey breast over sage bread stuffing with gravy and cranberries

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Orange miso glazed Atlantic salmon 

over chopped arugula with pumpkin seeds, rum berries, and chevre

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Bourbon maple glazed Pot roast 

over smashed red-skinned potatoes with stewed vegetables.

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Cinnamon Apple dumpling 

with bourbon vanilla sauce

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Baklava 

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Beer

Miller Lite 

Yuengling 

Sam Adams

St. Nicholas Bach

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Mixed Drinks

Irish Coffee 

Sugar, Jameson, hot coffee. Topped with sweet whipped cream and shaved chocolate

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Russian Chocolate

Smirnoff Caramel vodka, hot chocolate. Topped with sweet whipped cream and shaved chocolate

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Santa’s sipping Sangria 

Smirnoff Caramel vodka, Pino Grigio and apple cider. With a cinnamon sugar rim

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Egg Nog 

Family recipe with extra “nog” and nutmeg

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Wine 

Robert Mondovi Wines Woodbridge 

Cabernet Sauvignon

Chardonnay

Pinot Noir

Bella Serra 

Pinot Grigio

 

Other

Hot Apple Cider 

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Hot Chocolate 

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Coffee