Heritage Railways hold over 1000 special events every year. Events for all the railways for the next few months are listed here.
For a full listing of events for any particular railway, please visit that railway's own website.
50th Anniversary of the Dereham-King's Lynn Closure Event
8/9/18 - 9/9/18 : Mid-Norfolk Railway
8/9/18 - 9/9/18 : Rushden Transport Museum
A weekend crammed full of models, in our Goods Shed Hall and on the platform. Also, Blue Circle will be running throughout the weekend.
Heritage Open Days and Behind the Scenes
8/9/18 - 9/9/18 : South Devon Railway
Swindon Railway Festival 2018
8/9/18 - 9/9/18 : STEAM: Museum of the GWR - Swindon
See some of the finest model railways in the UK! These spectacular model railway layouts are displayed longside STEAM's permanent exhibits and locomotives so you can experience intricate model railway scenes alongside the real thing!
8/9/18 - 9/9/18 : Swindon & Cricklade Railway
Senior Specials 60+ Years
9/9/18 - : Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway
All Seniors 60+ travel for only £5.00 on 1 July for unlimited journeys on the day shown on your ticket! So sit back, relax and watch the steam lazily curl past your window - your train follows the escarpment of the Chiltern Hills with lovely views gradually opening out to Whiteleaf Cross in the distance, and you may see Red Kites, perhaps local deer, and other wildlife too.
9/9/18 - : Colne Valley Railway
Peppa Pig is back again this year. She will be making appearances at intervals throughout the day.
Vintage Vehicle Gathering
9/9/18 - : East Lancashire Railway
Start your engines, this popular classic car exhibition returns to the East Lancashire Railway! The exhibition will feature a healthy collection of classic cars, all dating from before 1990.
Classic Vehicle Day
9/9/18 - : Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
Quorn Swap Meet
9/9/18 - : Great Central Railway
If you are interested in items of railway memorabilia (railwayana) - whether locomotive nameplates, lamps, signalling equipment, silverware, enamel signs, buttons, badges, books, photographs or postcards etc visit Great Central Railway's famous Swap Meet at Quorn & Woodhouse station. It's one of the longest standing events of its kind in the country!