For those who can't wait till Thomas comes in October, The Texas State Railroad is doing the Little Engine that Could this month.
The Little Engine That Could™ Rail Tour Event
Departing the Palestine Depot
July 17 & 24, 2010
11:00am & 1:00pm
Enjoy meeting a full-sized replica of The Little Engine That Could! Meet the Bear and Elephant as well as other characters from the original book by Watty Piper. Event includes a 30-minute train ride with The Little Engine That Could, meeting characters from the book, live musical entertainment, book readings, and fun children activities and games. Visit www.thelittleenginethatcouldtour.com for more information.
New this year: Kids bring your bathing suits for water activities!
Be a kid again pricing for adults!
Coach & Open Air: $19 ages 2 & over
Climate Controlled: $21 ages 2 & over
Infants under 2 ride free