Heritage Railways hold over 1000 special events every year. Events for all the railways for the next few months are listed here.
PLEASE NOTE: Events for 2018 will be added over the next few of months (It takes a long while to complete as some railways do not list their events until well into the new year).
For a full listing of events for any particular railway, please visit that railway's own website.
Easter Egg Weekend
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway
See spring arrive in the Leven valley, and all children receive a free Cream Easter Egg.
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Lincolnshire Wolds Railway
Easter Egg Hunt on Good Friday and Saturday 31st March.
Children get free Easter Chocolate on Sunday 1st April, Easter Bonnet Competition on Monday 2nd April
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
This event includes a chocolate treat for the children.
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Ribble Steam Railway
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Sittingbourne & Kemsley Light Railway
There are plenty of opportunities to visit Sittingbourne's Steam Railway this Easter - we're running all four days and will be celebrating the reopening of the Railway for the 2018 Season. A quick return trip takes about an hour, but feel free to stay longer and visit our award winning gardens, museum, Footplate Cafe and Railway Shop.
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : South Devon Railway
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Spa Valley Railway
Visit the Spa Valley Railway at Easter to find the eggs around our line! With face painting & arts and crafts.
The Easter Egg-Spress
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Swindon & Cricklade Railway
Diesel on Fri and Mon, Steam on Sat and Sun.
A Victorian Easter
30/3/18 - 2/4/18 : Tanfield Railway
Back in Victorian days Easter was the biggest celebration of the year. . . even bigger than Christmas. This is your chance to relive some of the magic and excitement of an Easter in the Victorian age.
Day Out With Thomas
30/3/18 - 8/4/18 : Mid-Hants Railway
Meet Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends here at the Watercress Line. Come and experience a ride on a real steam engine, shake hands with The Fat Controller and take part in free Thomas themed activities in the Imagination Stations.