Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to join him for a day of big adventures and even bigger memories at Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventures Tour 2018.
Children can spend a day with their friend Thomas when the No. 1 Engine pulls into Miami’s Gold Coast Railroad Museum on Mar/ 3-4 and 10-11. Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventures Tour 2018, presented by Mattel, 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. The tour, now in its 23rd year, will make 42 stops across the U.S. and Canada, and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2018. For two back-to-back weekends, little engineers and their families are invited to take a 25-minute ride with their favorite engine, meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway, and enjoy a day of Thomas & Friends fun with crafts, photo ops, and more.
Children who attend Day Out With Thomas in 2018 also will receive a “Passport to Adventures” booklet to track their journey at the event, along with a special prize upon completion.
Thomas the Tank Engine rides depart every 25 minutes, rain or shine. Departure times begin at 10:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. each day of the event. Tickets for Day Out with Thomas are $16-20 plus tax for ages 2 and older. Tickets are on sale and can be purchased at www.ticketweb.com/dowt or by calling toll-free 866-468-7630.
For more information and directions, contact the Gold Coast Railroad Museum at 305-253-0063 or visit gcrm.org.
Thomas the Tank Engine is the star of Thomas & Friends the award-winning global brand franchise enjoyed by families in more than 150 territories and in over 40 languages across multiple touch-points and formats, including: 400-plus original TV shows; 12 feature-length films; 14 websites in nine languages; apps; toys (ranked No. 1 property in the pre-school toys category in the UK and Australia and No. 1 in the U.S.); consumer products; publishing; live attractions and much more.
For general information about the tour or to find a Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventures Tour 2018 in other areas visit www.dayoutwiththomas.com.
The Gold Coast Railroad Museum (GCRM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of railroad history and culture through preservation, restoration, and education. Home to more than 40 historic railcars, including the Ferdinand Magellan Presidential Railcar, better known as U.S. Car No. 1. The museum also houses a model train room and numerous interactive displays.