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.
Motor Show in conjunction with IW Traders
8/7/17 - 9/7/17 : Isle of Wight Steam Railway
the perfect opportunity to see all the latest models from all the major manufacturers on display in one place! Organised by the Isle of Wight Franchised Dealer Association in association with the Isle of Wight County Press, this event is the largest and most popular new car show on the Island. The event showcases a myriad of marque and models and is every motoring car buyers paradise.
8/7/17 - 9/7/17 : Midland Railway - Butterley
The return of our ever popular 1960s event that takes you back to the 'swinging sixties'. All of our usual attractions will be open throughout the event with some added extra attractions to help keep everybody entertained.
Teddy Bears Picnic
9/7/17 - : Avon Valley Railway
FREE train travel for children who bring their Teddy Bear! Enjoy a family teddy bear trail, craft activities onboard the train, face-painting and Punch & Judy shows.
Burton Brewery Locomotives Day
9/7/17 - : Chasewater Light Railway
Showcasing our collection of Brewery locomotives and wagons from Burton on Trent, plus visiting brewery road vehicles.
Teddy Bears Picnic
9/7/17 - : Didcot Railway Centre
Free admission for Children with Teddy Bears. Teddy Bear displays. Chipper the Squirrel. Teddy Crump. Children's Activities and Crafts in the Picnic Area. Railway themed Teddy Trail. Competitions for Bears!
Classic Bus Rally
9/7/17 - : Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
Toddington car park will be crammed with buses of every shape, type and age from throughout the region. We will be running services to Broadway Village and Station site and maybe beyond.
Heritage Goods Day
9/7/17 - : Isle of Wight Steam Railway
Head back to the past to discover how the railways provided all our daily transport, taking food from the farm to the factory to the shops, and distributing goods and products from the ports to the towns, or our heritage works train may be in operation.
Pies, Pints & Steam Pug
9/7/17 - : Mid-Suffolk Light Railway
Raise the Roof 6
14/7/17 - 15/7/17 : East Lancashire Railway
This increasingly popular event will see you having a few drinks of fine locally brewed ale, listing to an eclectic selection of live music and enjoying Trackside magicians, making it the best way of raising money to support the East Lancashire Railway.
Peep Behind the Scenes
15/7/17 - : Severn Valley Railway
Peep Behind the Scenes provides a unique insight into what goes on throughout the year to keep our Railway running - volunteer and paid staff working together.