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Day Out with Thomas and Percy 2018


We’re thrilled to welcome back Thomas the Tank Engine and all his friends for The Big Adventures Tour 2018, coming to a railway station near you so make sure you Check the train dates today to order your tickets.


Calling all little engineers you are invited to take a 25-minute train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine! This fun-filled family experience includes photos with Thomas and Sir Topham Hatt, wooden play tables, maze, jump station, bubble station, temporary tattoos, storytelling, videos, live music and hands-on fun in the Imagination Station and much more! Purchase delicious food from vendors on site, or bring your own picnic! You'll find commemorative Thomas & Friends activities, Shop Thomas merchandise and giveaways available ONLY at this Day Out with Thomas event.


Advance purchase recommended. Click here for tickets.


And more recently Thomas Welcomes Percy! America’s favorite little blue engine is chugging and now talking his way into town with pal Percy by his side. Check the schedule for the railroad hosting Percy. Join Thomas for a special Day Out with Thomas as Percy travels from the Island of Sodor for his first national tour!



What is Day Out with Thomas?


Day Out with Thomas is a family event that offers children and their grownups the opportunity to ride with classic story book friend Thomas the Tank Engine at heritage railroads nationwide. Parents, grandparents and siblings join their aspiring engineers in the fun. The Day Out with Thomas experience will engineer miles of smiles for the whole family and introduce a new generation to the timeless excitement of railroading.



Who is Thomas the Tank Engine?


Thomas the Tank Engine, a Really Useful Engine, and his Island of Sodor friends have chugged their way into the hearts of preschoolers and grownups around the world. Based on The Railway Series of classic stories authored by a father who loved trains and wanted a shared experience with his son, Thomas & Friends is a rite of passage that inspires the imagination while teaching the life lessons of friendship, exploration and cooperation.



What are the appropriate ages for Day Out with Thomas?


Day Out with Thomas is a family event that welcomes passengers of all ages. Children under 2 years of age ride free.



Where is the event?


Check our Train dates section or Click here for the schedule and more information.



When do tickets go on sale?


Tickets are available through Ticketweb presently and the events run from March thru December. 2018 Day Out with Thomas tickets are currently ON SALE.



How do I purchase tickets?


Check our Buy Tickets section or Click here to order tickets now.



What is included in the ticket price?


A ticket for Day Out with Thomas includes the train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and a variety of Thomas & Friends themed entertainment. Check out the Activities section for a list of activities being offered at these events. During the 2018 events, an opportunity to ride behind Percy will be included as one of the many extra activities. (Future events with Percy are to be determined.) Click here for frequently asked questions on planning your Day Out With Thomas.






Day Out With Thomas™ © 2018 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas & Friends™ Based on The Railway Series by The Reverend W. Awdry. © 2018 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas the Tank Engine, Thomas & Friends and Day Out With Thomas are trademarks of Gullane (Thomas) Limited. ©2018 Mattel. All Rights Reserved. ® and ™ designate U.S. trademarks of Mattel, except as noted.

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