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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  • Steam Gala.
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  • Demonstration Goods Workings
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  • Beer / Ale Event
  • Diesel Gala
  • Days out with Thomas
  • Bus Rally
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31st March 2024 - 1st April 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.

Dates
31st March 2024 - 1st April 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
0 away
21st April 2024
Drive-It Day

Drive-It Day

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

Vintage road vehicles and steam trains

Date
21st April 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
4th May 2024 - 6th May 2024
Steam & Diesel Gala.

Steam & Diesel Gala.

Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass, Cumbria,

A bumper weekend of trains featuring as many locomotives as possible!

Dates
4th May 2024 - 6th May 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Diesel Gala
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1SW, GB
Distance
0 away
12th May 2024
Vintage Bus Day

Vintage Bus Day

Mid-Norfolk Railway, Dereham, Norfolk,
Date
12th May 2024
Event Type(s)
Bus Rally
Vintage Vehicles
Location
The Railway Station, Station Road, Dereham, Norfolk, NR19 1DF, GB
Distance
0 away
12th May 2024
Bus and Commercial Vehicles rally

Bus and Commercial Vehicles rally

Apedale Valley Light Railway, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire,

Vintage road vehicles and steam trains

Date
12th May 2024
Event Type(s)
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Apedale Country Park, Blackbank Road, Knutton, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 6AX, GB
Distance
0 away
15th June 2024 - 16th June 2024
Grand Summer Gala

Grand Summer Gala

Moors Valley Railway, Ringwood, Dorset,

Miniature traction engines, vintage cars, models railways and much more.

Dates
15th June 2024 - 16th June 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Model Railways Event
Location
Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2ET, GB
Distance
0 away
16th June 2024
Father's Day

Father's Day

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

Join us on Father's Day for a fun filled family day with both steam and heritage diesel hauled trains, a vintage vehicle display, and a free vintage bus to and from Linlithgow & Blackness. The Dining Car will be open for breakfast and Afternoon Tea too!

Date
16th June 2024
Event Type(s)
Bus Rally
Vintage Vehicles
Location
17-19 North Street, Bo'ness, West Lothian, EH51 0AQ, GB
Distance
0 away
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
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
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