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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6th January 2024
Winter Warmer

Winter Warmer

Swanage Railway, Swanage, Dorset,

Why not shake off those January blues by joining us at our first event for 2023, our Winter Warm Up which is taking place on January 7th-8th.

Date
6th January 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Diesel Gala
Location
Station House, Railway Station Approach, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1HB, GB
Distance
0 away
15th March 2024 - 17th March 2024
Diesel Gala - 3-day weekend of vintage diesel traction!

Diesel Gala - 3-day weekend of vintage diesel traction!

Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway, Chinnor, Oxfordshire,

Our Annual Diesel Spectacular with several surprise guest locomotives and an expected four of our own - we will be hauling a good couple of hundred ton specials up our 1 in 68 inclines

Dates
15th March 2024 - 17th March 2024
Event Type(s)
Diesel Gala
Location
Station Road, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, OX39 4ER, GB
Distance
0 away
10th May 2024 - 12th May 2024
Diesel Gala

Diesel Gala

Swanage Railway, Swanage, Dorset,

Join us for an action packed weekend

Dates
10th May 2024 - 12th May 2024
Event Type(s)
Diesel Gala
Location
Station House, Railway Station Approach, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1HB, GB
Distance
0 away
18th May 2024 - 19th May 2024
ListerFest

ListerFest

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

A celebration of all things Lister

Dates
18th May 2024 - 19th May 2024
Event Type(s)
Diesel Gala
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
27th June 2024 - 29th June 2024
July Diesel Gala 2024

July Diesel Gala 2024

East Lancashire Railway, Bury, Lancashire,

July Diesel Gala 2024

Dates
27th June 2024 - 29th June 2024
Event Type(s)
Diesel Gala
Location
Bolton Street Station, Bolton Street, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 0EY, GB
Distance
0 away
14th September 2024 - 15th September 2024
Forces and Families weekend

Forces and Families weekend

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

A weekend showcasing military displays and family events

Dates
14th September 2024 - 15th September 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Diesel Gala
Children's Event
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away