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.
28/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Midland Railway - Butterley
Indietracks is a unique three day summer music festival which combines steam trains and indiepop music. Around 50 indiepop bands from across the globe will be playing across four stages at Indietracks: the outdoor stage; the indoor stage, the church and on the steam trains themselves.
Alice the Little Welsh Engine Day
29/7/17 - : Bala Lake Railway
Come along and meet 'Alice the Little Welsh Engine' from Pauline Hazelwood's beautiful childrens' books. Pauline the author will be at Llanuwchllyn station reading some of the stories, demonstrating how she draws the characters and involving the children in activities as well as signing books.
Holiday Fun with PAW PATROL
29/7/17 - : East Somerset Railway
Come and meet Chase and Marshall from Paw Patrol and hear stories about their exciting adventures. Whether rescuing a kitten or saving a train from a rockslide, the PAW Patrol is always up for the challenge while also making sure theres time for a game or a laugh.
New Romney Country Fayre
29/7/17 - : Romney Hythe & Dymchurch Railway
The largest free event on Romney Marsh. Leave the car at home and board one of our special early morning diesel-hauled services to ensure you don't miss the parade.
Vintage Transport Festival
29/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Avon Valley Railway
A special weekend celebrating our rich road, rail and river transport heritage.
Toy & Rail Collectors Fair
29/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Bluebell Railway
Day out with Thomas
29/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Boness & Kinneil Railway
Engines with friendly faces, children's entertainment, competitions, face painting, fairground attractions.
GCRN Model Railway Show
29/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Great Central Railway Nottingham
Mixed Traffic Weekend
29/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Middleton Railway
Featuring a range of different locomotives and rolling stock. Passenger trains, freight trains and mixed trains will be operating over the whole line, including the little-used Balm Road branch. On each day a special intensive service will operate, and special fares will apply.
Model Tramways Event
29/7/17 - 30/7/17 : Ribble Steam Railway