Colossal Christmas Train Pleasing Public

6 years 2 months 2 weeks ago December 09, 2010 Dec 9, 2010 Thursday, December 09 2010 Thursday, December 09, 2010 7:49:32 PM CST in News
HOLTS SUMMIT - The ninth annual Christmas train layout opened to the public Thursday. Arthur Kristofik, owner of Americas Best Value Inn Hotel, begins setting up his trains in January. It takes him about 11 months for his blueprint to come to fruition. During that time, wife Kathy Kristofik paints the houses and figurines. Arthur Kristofik received his first train in 1962 and he's been collecting ever since. Trains from his display date back to the 1920's.

The event is held at America's Best Value Inn Hotel in Holts Summit and runs from Thursday until Sunday. 

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