Events

There's plenty to see, do and enjoy at heritage railway events around the UK. Many railways also offer experience days such as driving a train or dining experiences.

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28th September 2024 - 29th September 2024
Steam Gala

Steam Gala

Lynton & Barnstaple Railway, Barnstaple, Devon,

Intensive train service, plus various attractions and entertainment for all ages.

Dates
28th September 2024 - 29th September 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Location
Woody Bay Station, Martinhoe Cross, Parracombe, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 4RA, GB
Distance
0 away
6th October 2024
Chocolate Sunday

Chocolate Sunday

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Come and enjoy a ride behind our Frys Sentinel that used to work at the Chocolate Factory.

Date
6th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
0 away
6th October 2024
Grandparents Day

Grandparents Day

Bure Valley Railway, Aylsham, Norfolk,

A grandparent can travel free of charge

Date
6th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
Aylsham Station, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW, GB
Distance
0 away
11th October 2024 - 13th October 2024
Steam Gala

Steam Gala

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

Join us for our annual Steam Gala. Featuring an intensive timetable, a visiting loco, goods trains and a selection of locally brewed real ales, join us for an unforgettable weekend of steam!

Dates
11th October 2024 - 13th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
12th October 2024
Forth Valley Gin Trains

Forth Valley Gin Trains

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

We've teamed up with our friends at award-winning Linlithgow Distillery to offer an evening like no other.

Date
12th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
13th October 2024
Chocolate Sunday

Chocolate Sunday

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Come and enjoy a ride behind our Frys Sentinel that used to work at the Chocolate Factory.

Date
13th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
0 away
17th October 2024 - 20th October 2024
Beer & Music Festival

Beer & Music Festival

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, Keighley, West Yorkshire,

Over the weekend, the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway is transformed into a 5-mile-long Beer & Music Festival.

Dates
17th October 2024 - 20th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Beer / Ale Event
Location
The Railway Station, Haworth, Keighley, West Yorkshire, BD22 8NJ, GB
Distance
0 away
20th October 2024
Chocolate Sunday

Chocolate Sunday

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Come and enjoy a ride behind our Frys Sentinel that used to work at the Chocolate Factory.

Date
20th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
0 away
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Steam n Scream

Steam n Scream

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

Join us for an evening of spooky goings on and ghostly activities

Dates
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Halloween Event
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Spooky Steam

Spooky Steam

Ribble Steam Railway & Museum, Preston, Lancashire,

Halloween Spooky Trains

Dates
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Halloween Event
Location
Chain Caul Road, Riversway Docklands, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 2PD, GB
Distance
0 away
26th October 2024 - 3rd November 2024
Kids Go Free October Half Term

Kids Go Free October Half Term

Bure Valley Railway, Aylsham, Norfolk,

KIDS GO FREE! Free travel for every child with a full fare-paying adult. Max 2 children (0-15 years) per adult.

Dates
26th October 2024 - 3rd November 2024
Event Type(s)
Children's Event
Location
Aylsham Station, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW, GB
Distance
0 away
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Its a Hoot!

Its a Hoot!

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Join us this October half term for a wizarding time!

Dates
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Halloween Event
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
0 away
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Halloween spooky trains

Halloween spooky trains

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

Halloween spooky trains

Dates
26th October 2024 - 27th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Halloween Event
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
30th November 2024 - 1st December 2024
Santa Steam Trains

Santa Steam Trains

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

Join us for a fun filled festive journey to the North Pole and meet Santa himself!

Dates
30th November 2024 - 1st December 2024
Event Type(s)
Christmas Event
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
7th December 2024 - 8th December 2024
Santa Steam Trains

Santa Steam Trains

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

Join us for a fun filled festive journey to the North Pole and meet Santa himself!

Dates
7th December 2024 - 8th December 2024
Event Type(s)
Christmas Event
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
7th December 2024 - 8th December 2024
Santa Special

Santa Special

Moors Valley Railway, Ringwood, Dorset,

This festive season, step aboard one of our Santa Specials & be transported to a Winter Wonderland!

Dates
7th December 2024 - 8th December 2024
Event Type(s)
Christmas Event
Children's Event
Location
Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2ET, GB
Distance
0 away
7th December 2024 - 8th December 2024
Santa Specials

Santa Specials

Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys,

Festive fun and wintery steam train trips with Father Christmas!

Dates
7th December 2024 - 8th December 2024
Event Type(s)
Christmas Event
Children's Event
Location
The Station, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF, GB
Distance
0 away
13th December 2024
Murder On The Manuel Express

Murder On The Manuel Express

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

We've teamed up with Can You Catch The Killer Murder Mystery Events, the award-winning Scottish events company, to offer a suspenseful evening of entertainment onboard our luxurious first-class dining train.

Date
13th December 2024
Event Type(s)
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
14th December 2024 - 15th December 2024
Santa Steam Trains

Santa Steam Trains

Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway, Bo'ness, West Lothian,

Join us for a fun filled festive journey to the North Pole and meet Santa himself!

Dates
14th December 2024 - 15th December 2024
Event Type(s)
Christmas Event
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
14th December 2024 - 15th December 2024
Santa Special

Santa Special

Moors Valley Railway, Ringwood, Dorset,

This festive season, step aboard one of our Santa Specials & be transported to a Winter Wonderland!

Dates
14th December 2024 - 15th December 2024
Event Type(s)
Christmas Event
Children's Event
Location
Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2ET, GB
Distance
0 away