{WINNER ANNOUNCED} Day Out With Thomas™: Big Adventures Tour 2018

The #1 Engine pulls into Phillipsburg, New Jersey on June 29, 30, July 1, 6, 7, 8 2018

May 15, 2018
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: Big Adventure Tour 2018. Children everywhere can join Team Thomas when the #1 Engine pulls into The Delaware River Railroad Excursions June 29, 30, July 1, 6, 7, 8 2018.  Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventure Tour 2018 is presented by Mattel.

Day Out with Thomas 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 41 stops across the U.S. and Canada, and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2018. For 10 days, little engineers and their families are invited to take a 25-minute ride on their favorite engine, meet Sir Topham Hatt, Controller of the Railway and enjoy a day of Thomas & Friends fun.

In celebration of this year’s theme, Day Out With Thomas: Big Adventures Tour 2018 will feature an array of friendship-inspired activities. Attendees will be able to participate in events that encourage and celebrate friendship including photo opportunities, and a fun activity that invites kids to collect passport stamps throughout the day to receive a Day Out With Thomas Foam Ball. The 2018 tour theme is in line with this year’s Thomas & Friends global brand campaign, ‘Set Friendship in Motion’ – a campaign that ties together content, social integrations, and event activations across the entire Thomas & Friends franchise to highlight the importance of first friendships and the development of key friendship skills in toddlers.

Thomas the Tank Engine rides depart every 60 minutes, rain or shine. Departures begin at 10 AM through 5 PM each day. Be sure to arrive at least 20 minutes before departure time to ensure enough time for parking and getting to the train station.

Tickets for Day Out with Thomas are on sale now and available by calling Ticketweb toll-free 866-468-7630, or by visiting  Ticket prices are $21 plus tax for ages 3 and up (service charges and fee may apply) for access to the event and the ride with Thomas. Other rides are available at additional fare.

For more information and directions, contact the The Delaware River Railroad Excursions at 877-872-4674 or

Congratulations to Shayna P for winning the family four pack of tickets to experience Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventure Tour 2018!

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Disclosure: Macaroni Kid Northeast Bergen received complementary tickets for the purpose of running a ticket giveaway.