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.
Kids For A Quid
22/7/17 - 23/7/17 : Swindon & Cricklade Railway
Day Out With Thomas
22/7/17 - 24/7/17 : Kent & East Sussex Railway
Experience a 50 minute return steam train journey behind one of Thomas' friends. Shake hands with The Fat Controller. Meet Rusty & Dusty, Sir Topham's mischievous comedy sidekicks. Unlimited rides behind Thomas in his carriages at Tenterden.
Classic Car Summer Show
23/7/17 - : Amberley Museum
Mabels Vintage Fair
23/7/17 - : Chasewater Light Railway
Over 50 stalls selling vintage clothing, home-wares and handmade vintage inspired gifts. Live entertainment, dancing and vintage singers who create a great atmosphere.
Classic Car Day
23/7/17 - : Mid-Norfolk Railway
Adventure Picnic with Ratty and the National Trust
26/7/17 - 27/7/17 : Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
Join us for a very special adventure picnic with Ratty at Dalegarth station. Also joining us on the day we will have the National Trust with their 50 things to do activities.
The Princess Adventure - Family Fun Day
27/7/17 - : East Lancashire Railway
Noble Knights and dynamic Damsels, join us on an epic quest to save Storybook Lands from a menacing menagerie of maleficent miscreants! This interactive event is a magical experience for the whole family!
Teddy Bears' Picnic
27/7/17 - : Talyllyn Railway
Children, their teddies and their families can take any of our first 3 trains to be at Abergynolwyn Station in time for a fun-filled teddy bears picnic! Children's activities and entertainment will take place at Abergynolwyn Station. The day will be full of large-scale entertainment for your children to participate in.
Real Ale Weekend
28/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Epping Ongar Railway
The event has grown over the years and we expect this trend to continue - expect more beers, more trains and more fun in 2017!
Heritage Diesel Festival and Open Day
28/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway
A chance to re-live the 60s and 70s with our superbly restored collection of heritage diesel locomotives.