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.
24/6/17 - 27/6/17 : East Kent Railway
Vintage Vehicles Rally
25/6/17 - : Leighton Buzzard Railway
Strawberries and Steam
25/6/17 - : West Lancashire Light Railway
Fun for all the family! Strawberries and cream, two engines in steam, plus Strawberry Shy, fairground ride and more! Meet our very own Strawberry Maid!
Victorian Engine Day
1/7/17 - : Bodmin & Wenford Railway
Ride behind Victorian locomotives from the National Railway Museum at York. They’re some of the oldest in the country and still steaming strong!
Craft & Food Festival
1/7/17 - 2/7/17 : Bluebell Railway
1/7/17 - 2/7/17 : Great Central Railway Nottingham
Our summer diesel event provides the opportunity to sample our own diesel locomotive collection together with the Summer Scenery and a landscape that gives a truly picturesque backdrop at this time of year.
The 1940s Experience
1/7/17 - 2/7/17 : Isle of Wight Steam Railway
Inspired music and dance. Silk stockings and military machines. Men in uniforms and spivs doing deals - pure nostalgia! Jitterbug your way back to the 1940s, experience travel by steam train, and relive the hustle and bustle of a country railway station where war time activities collide with every day rural life. Get up close and personal to an array of civilian and military vehicles, and marvel at the farmyard threshing machine working in the shadow of a magnificent Spitfire fighter plane!
Classic Transport Weekend
1/7/17 - 2/7/17 : Llangollen Railway
An intensive Timetable of Steam, Diesel and Heritage Railcars and a classic bus service running between Glyndyfrdwy and Corwen (10am to 5pm), along with a vintage vehicle display at Glyndyfrdwy.
1/7/17 - 2/7/17 : Middleton Railway
The event will feature a variety of market stalls with arts, crafts and costumes, hot and cold food, birds of prey, charity tombola and 'Coffee Jousting' displays.
1/7/17 - 2/7/17 : Mid-Hants Railway
To celebrate 50 years since the end of southern steam we will have two weekends with Bulleid Pacifics and a fantastic line up of locos, intensive timetable, freight train and real ale bar - don't miss out!