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Thomas the Tank

Day Out With Thomas™ Celebration Tour 2010

CORDELE, GA. (July 29, 2010) – Beloved storybook character Thomas the Tank Engine™ is set to roll into Georgia Veterans State Park for the Day Out With Thomas tour this October. Children of all ages will have the chance to ride a real train, meet characters such as Sir Topham Hatt™, play with Mega Bloks™, join in on storytelling and crafts, and more. Thomas the Tank Engine™ is presented by HIT Entertainment, a worldwide leader in children’s entertainment.

Thomas the Tank Engine visits southwest Georgia
• A 25-minute ride on a REAL train, led by Thomas the Tank Engine
• Meet and take photos with Sir Topham Hatt™
• Wide range of activities for all ages, including Mega Bloks™, crafts, storytelling, live music, food vendors and more.

October 23-24 and 30-31, 2010

9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., rain or shine.

SAM Shortline Excursion Train depot at Georgia Veterans State Park
2459 U.S. Hwy. 280 West, Cordele, Georgia
Nine miles west of I-75 via Exit 101

Call 866-468-7630 or
Ticket prices are $18. Buy before September 20 and save $2 per ticket. Non-refundable.

For more information and directions, contact southwest Georgia’s excursion train at or 1-877-GA-RAILS. For information on Thomas & Friends, visit


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