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Day Out with Thomas: The Ready, Set, Go Tour 2016

Submitted by on March 10, 2016 – 10:58 pm14 Comments

Day out with Thomas April 1-3 and 8-10, 2016

Ever wanted to travel to Sodor?  Are Thomas the Tank Engine’s friends your friends too?  If you answered “yes” to those questions, Day Out with Thomas is definitely your destination!  Enjoy a day full of fun with a real train ride aboard Thomas the Tank Engine’s coaches!  Meet Sir Topham Hatt, enjoy activities, arts & crafts, and of course memories that will last a lifetime!

Day Out with Thomas is a family event featuring Thomas the Tank Engine, the endearing storybook character seen on PBS!  Enjoy a 25-minute train ride with a life-sized Thomas the Tank Engine.  A full day of activities and entertainment includes:  live interactive stage performances, magic shows, a huge model train layout, arts & crafts, and the Island of Sodor Sandbox FunDig!  Also featured is the ever-popular Imagination Station, plus a petting zoo, balloon art, & more!  And don’t miss the Thomas gift shop offering the newest Thomas & Friends books, toys, and keepsakes! The Food Court will be stationed onsite providing cuisine for children and grown-ups.

The event takes place April 1-3 & 8-10, 2016 at the Grapevine Vintage Railroad (705 S. Main St. Grapevine, TX 76051).  Click here to purchase tickets or call toll free 866-468-7630.

Day Out with Thomas is a partnership between the Museum of the American Railroad and the Grapevine Vintage Railroad where the  The Grapevine Vintage Railroad is an ADA compliant site. For special seating needs on the train, please contact the ticketing line manager prior to your train ride time for assistance. For more information, call 214-428-0101 or visit  This event is terrific fun for the entire family.  All aboard!

Day Out With Thomas 2016

Thank you for participating in our giveaway. This contest is now over.


Want to Win 4 Tickets to A Day Out with Thomas?


One entry per person; 2 Winners; Prize is 4 tickets – Tickets for 9am ride on April 1st.


Three simple steps to enter this contest:

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3. Leave a comment below about why your child would like to see Thomas & friends, WITH a link to the url of your shared post (click on the grey time stamp of the post to get to the URL).

Contest ends on March 28th @ midnight CST. Winners will be notified by email (the one you use to leave the comment below) and must respond by March 29! Make sure your email is valid or your entry will not count.  *Emails are not shared or visible.




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