Heritage Railways hold over 1000 special events every year. Events for all the railways for the next few months are listed here.
PLEASE NOTE: Nearly all railways hold Santa Events on every weekend in December, so I don't list those here as it would just fill the Diary and make it hard to find any other event types during the Christmas period.
For a full listing of events for any particular railway, please visit that railway's own website.
28/10/17 - : Strathspey Railway
Forget the trick, bring the whole family for a fun Halloween treat when you join the annual Halloween Express. The 'Haunted Hos'’ will be your 'hair-raising' guide as you travel in a spooky steam-hauled railway carriage, with skeletons, bats and spiders to keep you company.
28/10/17 - : Welsh Highland Heritage Railway
Join us for an evening of spooky fun.
Halloween Ghost Trains
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Aln Valley Railway
Ghoulishly things going on at Lionheart!. Lionheart Station site open with rides behind a diesel locomotive.
Spooky Half Term Trains
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Avon Valley Railway
FREE train rides for children in fancy dress plus a spooky trail around the station.
Hallowe'en Weekend Trains
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Battlefield Line Railway
Half Price & Kids Go Free!
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Bodmin & Wenford Railway
Come and join us for our traditional event to end the main season. ALL TRAVEL at Half Price for adults, and KIDS GO FREE!
Steam n Scream
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Boness & Kinneil Railway
Halloween treats, a fancy dress competition and other spooky fun.
Spooks & Ghouls
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway
Dare you ride the steam hauled Ghost train on Saturday evening or Sunday daytime? Children in Hallowe'en dress enjoy a mini-treat bag.
Spooky Halloween Trains
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : Cholsey & Wallingford Railway
Gifts for children aged 1-7 distributed by the Witches of Wallingford. The Witch's grotto will be in the brake coach. Are you brave enough to face the Witches of Wallingford so close to all Hallows eve!
Halloween Train of Terror
28/10/17 - 29/10/17 : East Kent Railway