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.
May Day Trains
1/5/17 - : Downpatrick & County Down Railway
If you're at a loose end on a Bank Holiday Monday, then a visit to our heritage railway is the prefect way to pass the afternoon.
May Bank Holiday Quarry Railway Day
1/5/17 - : Rocks by Rail (Rutland Railway Museum)
2/5/17 - 5/5/17 : Bluebell Railway
Diesel Gala and Beer Festival 2017
5/5/17 - 7/5/17 : Swanage Railway
Maid Marian 50 years in preservation celebration
6/5/17 - : Bala Lake Railway
It was 50 years ago to this date that Maid Marian was rescued from Dinorwic quarry for preservation by the Maid Marian Locomotive Fund. To celebrate this event Maid Marian will be running in her original cabless (Dinorwic Quarry) form during 2017 with her original bunkers and replacement dumb buffers.
Vintage Transport Weekend
6/5/17 - 7/5/17 : Battlefield Line Railway
Alice in Wonderland
6/5/17 - 7/5/17 : East Lancashire Railway
Curiouser and curiouser, set off down the rabbit hole and enter a world of surreal surprises and perplexing possibilities as Wonderland takes over Bury Transport Museum. Allow the award-winning After Dark team to guide you through this interactive family adventure, you certainly won't want to be late for this very important date.
Peppa Pig & George Visit
6/5/17 - 7/5/17 : Severn Valley Railway
Come along to meet Peppa Pig & George who will appear at regular intervals throughout the day at The Engine House, our Visitor Centre at Highley.
7/5/17 - : Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
Come and see our fleet of Heritage diesels at work.
7/5/17 - : Colne Valley Railway
Peppa Pig will be making appearances at intervals throughout the day.