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.
Halloween Steam & Scream!
26/10/17 - : Talyllyn Railway
Join us for a fun spooky evening train ride along the Talyllyn Railway to the haunted woods at Dolgoch. All children get a spooky goody bag with activities and treats. Bring along your carved pumpkin lanterns - prizes given for our favourites. Fancy dress welcome - parents too!
Halloween Ghost Trains
26/10/17 - 28/10/17 : East Lancashire Railway
Calling all goblins and ghouls, are you brave enough to take a ride on the East Lancashire Railway's Halloween Ghost Trains! Climb on board alongside hilarious haunters, madcap monsters and giggling ghosts on this spectrally spook-tacular steam train ride!
26/10/17 - 28/10/17 : Severn Valley Railway
Arrive early at Kidderminster Station where our Spooky DJ will be there to entertain you before your Ghost Train departs out into the night and, hopefully, back! Once aboard the train, travel in the eery darkness to Arley, passing through our haunted stations on the way. But be aware, there may be mysterious passengers joining you on the train.
26/10/17 - 29/10/17 : North Yorkshire Moors Railway
Join us on board the Halloween Train, which will take you and your family on a spooky journey this Halloween! Departing from Pickering, the spooktacular Halloween Train will travel to Levisham Station with scary storytelling along the way.
Halloween Scream Train
27/10/17 - : Bluebell Railway
Do you dare to come along to the Bluebell Railway's scream train this Halloween? Join at either Sheffield Park or East Grinstead and travel on the 'Scream Train' with its scary crew to the station at Horsted Keynes for a fright-night with all sorts of ghoulish characters. Too scared to come at night? Travel earlier in the day on the family 'friendly' option!
Ride the Ghost Train
27/10/17 - 28/10/17 : Keith & Dufftown Railway
There will be witches, ghosts, zombies and much else on the night. Passengers are encouraged to come in fancy dress (Halloween Themed). This will definitely go 'BUMP' in the night!
The Wizards Express
27/10/17 - 28/10/17 : Nene Valley Railway
Nene Valley Railway invites you to join Harry the Wizarding Train spotter and his friends on The Wizard's Express. Spooky goings-on aboard the train with Halloween/Wizards characters and a chance to meet Wilma the Witch. Fancy dress highly recommended, wear your best Halloween or Wizards outfit.
Halloween Ghost Trains
27/10/17 - 28/10/17 : Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
Travel the line in darkness and keep those eyes peeled for some of our fiendish friends!
Halloween Ghost Train
27/10/17 - 28/10/17 : Swindon & Cricklade Railway
Day Out With Thomas
27/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Dean Forest Railway