Day Out With Thomas on the Strasburg Rail Road

September 11-19, 2010.

All aboard for the best birthday party ever! Thomas the Tank Engine is set to roll into Strasburg Rail Road for Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2010. All Thomas fans are invited to spend the day with their favorite engine and celebrate his 65th birthday from September 11-19, 2010. This nine-day event will include activities and excitement for the whole family.

· A 22-minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine

· The opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt™, Controller of the Railway

· A Thomas & Friends™ Imagination Station, featuring stamps, temporary tattoos, hands-on arts and crafts activities and coloring sheets

· Storytelling and video viewing

· Ride on the Cagney, a miniature steam train

· “Steer” the pint-sized Cranky Cars around a track

· Ride Strasburg Rail Road’s hand-powered Pump Car

· 2010 commemorative merchandise and giveaways, including a mini-view finder giveaway that tells the story of Thomas’ upcoming adventure, Misty Island Rescue

· Shop a large selection of Thomas merchandise, including toys, books, railway sets, DVD’s, apparel and more

The 22-minute train ride with Thomas the Tank Engine will depart every 45 minutes, rain or shine. Check for specific train times.

Advanced ticket purchase is recommended. Ticket prices are $18 for ages 2 and up (service charges and fees may apply). Purchase tickets for Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2010 by calling Ticket Web toll-free at 866-468-7630 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting 866-468-7630 end_of_the_skype_highlighting, or by visiting or

For more information and directions contact the Strasburg Rail Road at 717-687-7522 or Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2010 is presented by HIT Entertainment and sponsored by MEGA Brands.