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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  • Diesel Gala
  • Vintage Vehicles
  • Beer / Ale Event
  • Children's Event
  • Days out with Thomas
  • Steam Gala.
  • Demonstration Goods Workings
  • 1940s Event
  • Miniature Engine Rally
  • Model Railways Event
  • Halloween Event
  • Illuminated Train
  • Christmas Event
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28th June 2024 - 30th June 2024
Roads to Rail

Roads to Rail

Swanage Railway, Swanage, Dorset,

Roads to Rail

Dates
28th June 2024 - 30th June 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Beer / Ale Event
Location
Station House, Railway Station Approach, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1HB, GB
Distance
0 away
7th July 2024
Classic Car Rally

Classic Car Rally

Epping Ongar Railway, Ongar, Essex,

Not just for the car enthusiast - anyone who loves steam and diesel locomotives and buses will have a great day with us too. We are expecting an eclectic mix of some 70 classic, sports cars and other vehicles on our field at North Weald Station.

Date
7th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Ongar Station, Station Approach, Ongar, Essex, CM5 9BN, GB
Distance
0 away
13th July 2024 - 14th July 2024
Vintage Weekend

Vintage Weekend

Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys,

Great Western Pickering carriages, demonstration goods wagons, and Austrian heritage trains operating.

Dates
13th July 2024 - 14th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
The Station, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF, GB
Distance
0 away
14th July 2024
Classic Car Day

Classic Car Day

Mid-Norfolk Railway, Dereham, Norfolk,

Remember when cars seemed to be part of the family, and even had nicknames? Classic cars to vintage motor enthusiasts are like vinyl to music lovers. They’re the icons we dream of owning, and the collector’s items cherished and preserved by their owners.

Date
14th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Location
The Railway Station, Station Road, Dereham, Norfolk, NR19 1DF, GB
Distance
0 away
24th August 2024 - 25th August 2024
Leafers at t'Pit

Leafers at t'Pit

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

Vintage Land Rover rally

Dates
24th August 2024 - 25th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
26th August 2024
Classic Cars Day

Classic Cars Day

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

Classic Cars Day

Date
26th August 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
30th August 2024 - 1st September 2024
Steam Gala

Steam Gala

Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys,

Our annual celebration of trains, road steam, model railways, classic vehicles and plenty more to explore.

Dates
30th August 2024 - 1st September 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Diesel Gala
Miniature Engine Rally
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Model Railways Event
Location
The Station, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF, 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
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
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