Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventures Tour!

April 21st, 28th, 29th, May 5th and May 6th

Toot toot!!! Thomas the Tank Engine, his buddy Percy, and Sir Topham Hatt are pulling into Essex Station for the “Big Adventures Tour!” this spring! Thomas & Friends will be here on April 21st, 28th, 29th, as well as May 5th and May 6th, with departure times every 45 minutes from 9:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Passengers select a departure time when purchasing a ticket (ride is approx. 25 minutes), but can enjoy fun-filled family activities all day long!

After meeting Thomas, guests will also have the opportunity to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway on the Island of Sodor, and Percy the Small Green Engine! But wait, there’s more! Included in your ticket price, you and your little ones have access to unlimited rides on 5 carnival rides, face painting featuring Day Out With Thomas characters, storytelling, a special Thomas the Tank Engine video theater & magic show, and Thomas the Tank Engine play areas! PLUS, a special guest will be at Essex Station creating colorful balloon characters while Sunny Train presents her beloved music show!

Included with admission at no additional charge:
5 carnival rides (ride as many times as you want!)
Face painting
Special Thomas the Tank Engine video theater
Coloring & creativity station
Thomas the Tank Engine play areas
Magic show
Colorful balloon characters
Sunny Train children’s music show
30 minute shows @ 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Kid friendly Petting Zoo

Essex Steam Train & Riverboat
1 Railroad Ave, Essex, Connecticut 06426