Posts Tagged ‘Day out with Thomas’

Thomas Returns to CVSR this Weekend

May 19, 2017

Thomas the Tank Engine is returning to the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad this weekend with trips from Boston Mill station on Saturday and Sunday.

Thomas will make a return visit on May 26-28, also departing from Boston Mill station.

The CVSR said that only those who have purchased Thomas tickets or a site ticket will be allowed into the boarding and festival area at Boston Mill. A site ticket grants admission to the Boston Mill station area, but does not include the half-hour train ride.

The site will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and include magicians, bounce houses, balloon artists, live entertainment and railroad displays.

Fares are $18 for all trips on Friday and $20 or $22 for Saturday and Sunday trips.

The $20 tickets are good for the 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. trips.  The $22 tickets are for the 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. trips.

Passengers are advised to arrive at the site an hour before departure time.

Thomas Coming back to the CVSR This Month

May 13, 2015

Thomas the Tank Engine will be making his annual visit to the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad on May 16, 17, 22, 23 and 24.

Thomas will be offering trips from the Boston Mill station, located at the intersection of Riverview Road and Boston Mills Road.

Trains will depart hourly, beginning at 9:30 a.m., with the last departure at 4:30 p.m. The ride will be about 30 minutes.

Ticket are $22 per person for departures at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. All other tickets, including all trips on Friday, May 22, will cost $18 per person.

There will be a $5 charge for adults and $2 for children under age 12 who are not riding the train, but wish to visit the event site.

The site will feature activities and entertainment for all ages as well as food vendors. Patrons will not be permitted to bring food, coolers or alcoholic beverages into the event site, which will be open between 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Tickets may be purchased in advance online at http://www.cvsr.com or at the boarding site. They may also be purchased by phone at 866-777-8932.

The boarding site will accept cash or credit cards for ticket purchases, but not personal checks. An ATM will be located at the site.

Thomas to Visit CVSR; Season Passes on Sale

April 10, 2013
A Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad train cruises through the Boston Mill station in October 2012. Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting here in May. (Photograph by Craig Sanders)

A Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad train cruises through the Boston Mill station in October 2012. Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting here in May. (Photograph by Craig Sanders)

Thomas the Tank Engine will return to the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad on May 18, 19, 24, 25 and 26. Thomas will appear on the tracks at the Boston Mill station north of Peninsula opposite of the Boston Mills ski resort.

Tickets are $18 and can be purchased by clicking on the following link:

http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/VenueListings.action?venueId=12762&pl=thomas13&REFID=csvr

The CVSR Scenic Train will be running its normal weekend schedule on the days that Thomas is operating

In other news, the CVSR is selling season passes for 2013. The passes are $75 for adults and $38 for children.

The passes are good for any scenic train on any day through Dec. 31. The pass also includes Bike Aboard! travel.

The passes are not valid for special events and may be used for just one excursion during October.

Passengers holding a season pass may use it by taking a photo ID to the departing station ticket booth (Rockside, Akron, Peninsula or Canton) on the day of travel. The ID can also be presented when boarding for Bike Aboard!

Pass holders may upgrade to the dome car Emerson by paying an additional fare. The passes may be purchased by clicking on following link:

http://www.cvsr.com/purchase-tickets?Page=http%3a%2f%2fwhistletix-public.ticketbiscuit.com%2fCVSR%2fEvents%2f149697