Arkville — Fans of all ages are invited to enjoy A Day Out with Thomas: The Steam Team Tour 2019™ at the Delaware and Ulster Railroad (D&U) in Arkville on Friday-Sunday, Aug. 9-11 and again from August 16-18.
The Thomas and Friends™ gang from the popular TV series will be on hand at the D&U and visitors can enjoy train rides led by Thomas. The action will also include a host of family-oriented activities.
The lineup includes:
• A 25-minute (approximate) ride with a talking Thomas the Tank Engine
• Meet & Greet with Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway
• Thomas & Friends Imagination Station featuring a variety of activities
• A ‘Passport to Adventures’ booklet for children to track their journey at the event and receive a special prize upon completion.
• Thomas & Friends-themed activities including toy play, photo ops and more
• Storytelling, video viewing and live music, along with all of the memories from the event
Performances by Marty the Magician are another highlight. The entertainment will include a bounce house and a hay bale maze. The opportunity for photos will Thomas will be part of each day’s action.
There won’t be any regular runs of the D&U during the Day Out with Thomas™ but hand-car rides will be available. The D&U will also have vendors on hand offering food and beverages.
During all six days of the A Day Out with Thomas™ festivities, trains will from run 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person and may be purchased by calling Ticketweb at 866 468-7630 or online at: dayoutwiththomas.com
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad scenic train ride is located on Route 28, Arkville. For additional information, please call 845 586-3877, 845 586-2929 or visit: durr.org