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Thomas the Tank Engine come to SAM Shortline!



October 18, 19, 20, 26 & 27, 2019

For two weekends only! Thomas the Tank Engine will visit the Historic SAM Shortline Railroad at Georgia Veterans State Park in southwest Georgia. You can spend a whole day with the beloved storybook engine, Sir Topham Hatt and many other friends. Thomas departs at 10:00 am, 10:45 am, 11:30 am, 12:45 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:15 pm and 3:00 pm each day.

Saturday & Sunday Tickets are $22 per person (Ages 2 & up) plus tax & handling.
Tickets for Friday, October 19th ONLY – $17 per person (Ages 2 & up) plus tax & handling.

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  • A 25-minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine on a real railroad
  • Meet and take photos with Sir Topham Hatt™
  • Covered Imagination Station with kids arts and crafts
  • Storytelling and Videos
  • Meet and take photos with Ga. State Parks “GOPHER”
  • Inflatable “bouncy” house
  • Hay bale maze
  • and mini-golf
  • Face painting and temporary tattoos
  • Large souvenir shop with Thomas toys and apparel

Vendors will sell burgers, sandwiches, cotton candy, ice cream, lemonade, and other snacks.  Thomas the Tank Engine™ is presented by HIT Entertainment, a worldwide leader in children’s entertainment.

Park inside Georgia Veterans State Park ($5 daily fee).A FREE shuttle will take you to the train depot just a short ride away. Please arrive at least 1 hour before your train departure.             

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