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A Day Out with Thomas is an exciting event which provides an opportunity for kids to ride on board a train led by Thomas and have their pictures taken with Sir Topham Hatt.

Each event is a fresh and unique experience that distinguishes host U.S. railroads. A  Day Out with Thomas is a special event with activities and attractions ranging from from petting zoos and pony rides to face-painting and magic shows.   Each location also includes a special viewing station for Thomas & Friends videos, story time and temporary tattoos of the Island of Sodor friends.

Further information about a specific event is available only from the host railroad. Look for a Day Out with Thomas event in your area!

November 2008
Nov. 1-2 & 8-9
Essex Steam Train
Essex, CT
Nov. 8-9, 11, 15-16
Orange Empire Railway
Perris, CA
Featuring Bob the Builder

December 2008
Dec. 5-7
Strasburg Rail Road
Strasburg, PA

As soon as the 2009 schedule
is available, we will post it here !

Shopping : Where to buy Thomas trains and toys as well as other brands like Brio and Lionel.

Check for after Christmas clearance sales at etoys.com

Watching : Thomas movies on DVD or VHS for sale or rent.

Tired of the selection at the local rental store?
Kids love getting movies in the mail!
Try Netflix DVD Rentals. no late fees; free shipping. !

The official Thomas site : A great site with fun stuff for kids.

To buy Thomas gear, you can save substantially by shopping on line. Retail prices on these little trains are a bit high in stores, so use the links below and to the left for lower prices and broader selection.

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Some other websites of interest:
Glove TalktoHarry CityThrifter FlushTheJohn NorthKC VioxxStuday


Britt Allcroft's Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends Based on the Railway Series by The Rev. W. Awdry
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