Thursday, May 16, 2013

Day Out With Thomas™: The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013 Pulls into Strasburg Rail Road™ June 15-23, 2013 #GIVEAWAY @StrasburgRR

Day Out With Thomas™: The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013
Pulls into Strasburg Rail Road June 15-23, 2013

Strasburg, PA (May 2013) – Bring your preschoolers to take the ride of their lives!  Seen on the pages of favorite storybooks, in playrooms, and on the television screen, Thomas the Tank Engine™ is adored by little engineers everywhere. Thomas is pulling into the station for a larger than life experience at Day Out With Thomas™: The GO GO Thomas Tour 2013, visiting Strasburg Rail Road on June 15-23, 2013.  The event, now in its 18th year, is presented by HIT Entertainment and sponsored by MEGA Brands, a leading toy company, and all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotels.

Day Out with Thomas: The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013 is a fun-filled event that provides children of all ages the opportunity to climb aboard and take a ride with Thomas as well as participate in Thomas & Friends™ themed activities. For nine days, little engineers and their families are invited to take a 22-minute ride on their favorite engine, meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway and enjoy a day of Thomas & Friends themed activities. Strasburg Rail Road’s Day Out With Thomas activities include:

  • A 22-minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine
  • Meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway
  • Thomas & Friends Imagination Station: featuring stamps, temporary tattoos, hands-on arts & crafts, train tables, and coloring sheets
  • Storytelling and video viewing
  • Hand-powered Pump Car
  • The Pint-Sized Pufferbelly, a miniature steam train
  • Track car rides
  • LO&S (motor car) rides
  • Cranky Cars for the little engineers

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Thomas the Tank Engine rides depart every 30 minutes, rain or shine, with departure times varying daily. Check the website for complete details: Tickets for the Day Out With Thomas: The Go Go Thomas Tour 2013 are $19 plus tax for ages two and up.

Tickets are on sale now by calling toll-free 866.468.7630 or logging onto  For more information and directions, contact the Strasburg Rail Road at 717-687-7522 or

About Strasburg Rail Road

Strasburg Rail Road is one of Pennsylvania’s leading family attractions and is home to museum quality, working, turn-of-the century steam locomotives, freight cars, dining cars, private cars and one of the largest fleets of historic wooden passenger cars in the world. Founded in 1832, Strasburg Rail Road also holds the unique distinction as being America’s oldest short line railroad.

The 45-minute train ride departs daily from Strasburg station. Passengers can choose to ride Coach, First-Class, Open Air or the Dining Car. Plus, ride on the Pint-Sized Pufferbelly steam train, the authentic Pump Car, or take a behind-the-scenes tour to see steam engines being built, restored and refurbished. Strasburg Rail Road has a number of value passes including the brand new Summer Fun Pass, the Rail Baron Pass and the Day Pass.

For more information on the Strasburg Rail Road or to purchase tickets, please visit, or call 717.687.7522. Find us on Facebook at and Twitter @StrasburgRR.

Party of 5 is giving away a Family 4 Pack of tickets to the June 17,2013 12:15pm Train Ride at Strasburg RR in Strasburg, Lancaster County PA!!


Maureen said...

If I win, I will be taking my husband and kids with me!


stephanie Bodine said...

If I was to win I will be taking my husband and my two girls.

Melissa Teears said...

My husband, nephew and my son Thomas who is a big Thomas fan.

Leslie G said...

I would take my boys and my husband.