All aboard! Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to join him for a day of friendship and family fun at Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017. Children everywhere can spend the day with their friend Thomas when the #1 Engine pulls into ST. THOMAS, ONTARIO on JULY 15, 16 & 21 to 23. Proceeds from the tour’s St. Thomas stop, benefit the Elgin County Railway Museum. This will be the12th consecutive year the non-‐profit organization has hosted the Day Out With Thomas event in the city. Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017 is presented by Mattel.
This fun-‐filled event offers children and their families the opportunity to take a ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, star of the popular Thomas & Friends™ series. In addition, they will meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway and enjoy a day of Thomas-‐themed activities. The tour, now in its 22nd year, will make 42 stops across the U.S. and Canada and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2017.
WHO: Thomas the Tank Engine
Temporary tattoos, hands-‐on arts & crafts, train tables, and play clay.
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WHEN: JULY 15, 16 & 21, 22, 23, 2017
TIME: 8am – 6pm Saturdays, 8:30am -‐ 5:30pm Friday and Sundays
WHERE: St. Thomas – Elgin Memorial Centre, 80 Wilson Avenue, St. Thomas, ON N5R 3R2
Tickets for Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017are on sale now and available by calling Ticketweb toll-‐free 1.888.222.6608, or by visiting www.ticketweb.ca/dowt
Ticket prices are $25 plus tax for ages 2 and up(service charges apply).
For more information and directions, contact the Elgin County Railway Museum at (519) 637-‐6284 or www.ecrm5700.org
For information on Thomas & Friends, visit www.thomasandfriends.com
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