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.
Autumn Steam Gala
31/8/18 - 2/9/18 : North Norfolk Railway
31/8/18 - 2/9/18 : Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway
Every operating engine will be in use. Traction engines, steam cars and lorries, a model railway exhibition, demonstrations and trade stands, and a shuttle bus to the associated Llanfair Garden Railway Show up the hill at Llanfair High School.
1/9/18 - : Boness & Kinneil Railway
Steam and heritage DMU trains, music, dancing, dance demos, stalls and vintage cars. Everyone, from 1950s revival fans to families, is welcome for some 1950s fun with us.
1/9/18 - : Crich Tramway Village
A must for all transport enthusiasts our 'Simply Trams' event will see an intensive tram service, with departures every 6 minutes and as many as 18 trams available. There will also be plenty of in and out-of-service photo opportunities with a selection of both operational and non-operational trams. Its not all about the big trams, but small ones as well, with the stunning Robert Whetstone models on display and running in the Exhibition Hall.
1/9/18 - 2/9/18 : Aln Valley Railway
This hugely popular two day event is an exhibition of model railway layouts in a range of scales in the shed alongside visiting trade support. Over 20 layouts are expected and as usual our very own standard gauge layout will be in operation, this year with live steam!
Day Out With Thomas
1/9/18 - 2/9/18 : Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
If you've got fans of Thomas the Tank Engine, you can make their dreams come true by bringing them to a Day Out With Thomas at Buckinghamshire Railway Centre.
Singing Trains with BunkFest
1/9/18 - 2/9/18 : Cholsey & Wallingford Railway
Wallingfords premier festival of folk music, dancing and beer! Musicians will be on most of our trains and 'Bunk Ale' will be available from the brake coach bar.
1/9/18 - 2/9/18 : Hollycombe Steam Collection
Hollycombe's annual model weekend will attract all kinds of models and modellers, with railway layouts, fairground models, miniature traction engines, and more!
1/9/18 - 2/9/18 : Leighton Buzzard Railway
A weekend of heritage celebration.
1/9/18 - 2/9/18 : Lincolnshire Wolds Railway
A journey back in time with 40's music, song and dance, military vehicles and much more!