Day Out with Thomas 2017 – Ticket Giveaway

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Update:  This giveaway has ended but I have all the inside tips from our recent visit to Day Out with Thomas!

All aboard! Thomas the Tank Engine and his best friend Percy are rolling into the Essex Steam Train in Essex, CT for Day Out with Thomas: The Friendship Tour 2017. This special family-friendly event takes place three back-to-back weekends this spring. Bring along the whole family for a fun day exploring everyone’s favorite tank engines. Best of all, I have a special ticket giveaway for one lucky reader!

Thomas the Train Essex CT

The Day Out with Thomas is a family favorite event. Children and their grownups will get the chance to climb aboard the themed tank engine and take a 25-minute ride with Thomas. Along with a visit from Thomas, everyone will get a chance to meet Percy and Sir Topham Hatt. The Friendship Tour will be in town in April 22-23, 29-30 and May 6-7, 2017.

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In addition to all the train riding fun, the day includes unlimited riding on 5 carnival rides, face painting, a petting zoo, storytelling, video theater, magic show, play area and clown. To celebrate the friendship theme, there will be different activities to encourage and celebrate friendship including photo opportunities and crafts.

Tickets for Day Out with Thomas are $24 (plus tax) for ages 2 and up. Kids under 2 are free! Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online or by calling by calling toll-free 866.468.7630. There will be no walk-ups or day of event tickets available. For more information and directions, contact Essex Steam Train & Riverboat at 860.767.0103 or visit

I am so excited to be giving away  tickets to this great family-friendly event.

One lucky CT Mommy Blog reader will win a family 4-pack of tickets to Day Out with Thomas at Essex Steam Train on April 22, 2017. Read the contest rules below and enter for your chance to win. Good Luck!

  • Enter below using your Facebook login or email address for your chance to win a family 4-pack of tickets to Day Out with Thomas at Essex Steam Train in Essex, CT
  • Tickets (4) will be for Saturday, April 22 on the 3:45 or 4:30. The railroad will assign departure times; dates and times are firm
  • Tickets are not transferable
  • Must be at least 18 years old to enter
  • Only one entry per person
  • Contest ends on March 19, 2017 at 8 pm
  • The winner will be notified through email
  • The winner will have 24 hours to respond by email to claim their prize. If they do not respond in the designated time they forfeit their chance at the prize. A new winner will be chosen.

Day Out with Thomas

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