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Comments Off on Tweetsie’s “Day Out With Thomas!”

Day Out With Thomas™ is a family event that offers aspiring engineers and their families the unique opportunity to take a ride with the classic storybook engine, Thomas the Tank Engine™ at regional heritage railroads across the country. Since Thomas the Tank Engine left the depot more than 60 years ago, this Really Useful Engine […]

Comments Off on Tweetsie Officially Opens For The Season On April 30th!

Tweetsie Railroad, North Carolina’s first family theme park, opens for the 2010 season on Friday, April 30th. Come join the fun!! Source: Wikipedia Opened in 1957, Tweetsie Railroad began as an excursion train ride aboard steam locomotive #12, the only surviving narrow-gauge engine of the East Tennessee and Western North Carolina Railroad (ET&WNC). Built in 1917 […]