Thomas the Tank Engine Cups Make Dinner Fun

In 1984, Thomas the Tank Engine steamed onto the televisions of children all over Great Britain after decades of entertaining them with Thomas the Tank Engine books.  Thomas and his friends made the leap to the United States in 1989 and now Thomas has appeared on television in 130 countries around the globe.[758]  But it is not just on tv that he has made an impact.  Thomas the Train is a staple in many aspects of the lives of his fans.  And as his fans grow and learn to drink out of their own cups, these Thomas the Tank Engine cups can will make a great addition to the dinner table.

There are several different types of Thomas the Tank Engine cups, from sippy cups to train shaped cups.  Here is a sampling of popular Thomas the Tank Engine cups.

Thomas the Tank Engine Two Handle Training Cup

Thomas the Tank Engine Two Handle Training CupYou have to sip before you can drink (or something like that), and the Thomas the Train Two Handle Training Cup is perfect for kids who are not quite ready to drink out of a regular cup.  The two-handle design allows kids to take a firm grasp and sip out of the lid of the cup. 

The cup has a drawing of Thomas and James and is spill resistant.  It is also dishwasher safe on the top rack.





Thomas the Tank Engine Paper Cups, 8 Count

Thomas the Tank Engine 8 Count Paper CupsThese Thomas the Train paper cups come in a package of eight and feature Thomas with a red background and blue and yellow on the other side.  They are great for birthday parties or if you simply want to use disposable cups around the house.  The cups hold 9 ounces of a hot or cold beverage.

If this paper cup doesn't strike your fancy, there are other Thomas the Train paper cups available, of different sizes, colors, and designs.



Thomas the Tank Engine Plastic Party Cup

Thomas the Tank Engine Plastic Party CupIf you are looking for more stability than paper cups provide, this Thomas the Train plastic party cup might do the trick.  Each cup holds 17 ounces of beverage and the plastic design makes for better security and hopefully less spills.  Less spills means less cleanup and more fun for everyone else!

Thomas is featured on this red cup steaming down the tracks with a smile on his face.  It is sure to bring a smile to his young fans as they enjoy their favorite drink.


Train Engine-Shaped Cups with Straw

Train Engine-Shaped Cups with StrawWhile these train engine-shaped cups with straws are not officially Thomas the Train, they certainly resemble him and would go great with a Thomas-themed party. 

Even if you do not have a party you are planning for, kids will still enjoy having these cups in the cabinets. 

There are 8 cups per set, they are 4 inches long, and hold 12 ounces of a beverage.



Where to Find Thomas the Tank Engine Cups

Thomas that Tank Engine cups can be found at party supply stores or by looking online.  These are just a sampling and there are others available.  You may be looking for cups for a Thomas party.  If that is the case, take a look at the Thomas the Tank Engine party supplies that are sold as a set.  You are sure to find what you are looking for.

See Also

Popular Paper Dixie Cup Dispensers 

Thomas the Train Invitations 

Thomas Birthday Party Supplies