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Families Can Enjoy a Day Out with Thomas the Train in New Jersey

Families Can Enjoy a Day Out with Thomas the Train in New Jersey

If you have a child who loves Thomas the Train, it’s time to start your engines! Little engineers can join him for a day of family fun at Day Out with Thomas: The Ready, Set, Go Tour 2016 in Phillipsburg, NJ, according to a press release.

The event—presented by Fisher Price—will be taking place July 8-10 and 15-17 from 10am-5pm. It features a 25-minute (approximate) ride with Thomas the Tank Engine, as well as a meet and greet with Sir Topham Hatt, controller of the railway. There will also be a Thomas & Friends Imagination Station on-hand with a variety of activities, including storytelling, video viewing and live music, 40’ bouncy obstacle course, model train layout, world famous juggler, Jeff Peden, and more.

The tour, now in its 21st year, will make 43 stops across the U.S. and Canada and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2016. The event in Phillipsburg will be located at 99 Elizabeth Street.

Tickets for Day Out with Thomas: The Ready, Set, Go Tour 2016 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 2 and older (service charges and fee may apply).  

For more information and directions, contact the Delaware River Railroad Excursions –

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