Did you know that you can book a trip on Thomas the Tank Engine? He tours the US and may be coming to a town near you. Day Out With Thomas™ is a family event that offers aspiring engineers and their families the unique opportunity to take a ride with the classic storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine™ at regional heritage railroads across the country.
A ticket for Day Out With Thomas includes the 25 minute train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, as well as a variety of Thomas & Friends themed entertainment, including Storytelling and Video Viewing, Temporary Tattoos of Island of Sodor friends, and an Imagination Station with Arts & Crafts and more. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor.
Due to the popularity of Day Out With Thomas, advance ticket purchase is highly recommended. It is not uncommon for events to sell out. When purchasing tickets you will be asked to select a specific date and time for your ride with Thomas. Your ticket is valid only for that date and time.
To locate Thomas near you check out Thomas and friends.
For those of you locals there Thomas is visiting at the Medina Railroad Museum, 530 West Ave., Medina, NY 14103. Medina is centered about 1 hour’s drive from Niagara Falls, Buffalo and Rochester, NY. May 8, 9, 10 and May 15, 16, & 17, 2009 from 9:30am-5:45pm, trains leaving 45minutes throughout the day. $18 a ticket no matter the age.