Events

There's plenty to see, do and enjoy at heritage railway events around the UK. Many railways also offer experience days such as driving a train or dining experiences.

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  • Steam Gala.
  • Demonstration Goods Workings
  • Vintage Vehicles
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  • Days out with Thomas
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  • Miniature Engine Rally
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15th June 2024 - 16th June 2024
Grand Summer Gala

Grand Summer Gala

Moors Valley Railway, Ringwood, Dorset,

Miniature traction engines, vintage cars, models railways and much more.

Dates
15th June 2024 - 16th June 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Model Railways Event
Location
Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2ET, GB
Distance
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13th July 2024 - 14th July 2024
Vintage Weekend

Vintage Weekend

Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys,

Great Western Pickering carriages, demonstration goods wagons, and Austrian heritage trains operating.

Dates
13th July 2024 - 14th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
The Station, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF, GB
Distance
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28th July 2024
Freight Demonstration Day

Freight Demonstration Day

Stephenson Steam Railway, North Shields, Tyne & Wear,

Mix of passenger trains and demonstration coal trains

Date
28th July 2024
Event Type(s)
Demonstration Goods Workings
Location
Stephenson Steam Railway, Middle Engine Lane, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 8DX, GB
Distance
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30th August 2024 - 1st September 2024
Steam Gala

Steam Gala

Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys,

Our annual celebration of trains, road steam, model railways, classic vehicles and plenty more to explore.

Dates
30th August 2024 - 1st September 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Diesel Gala
Miniature Engine Rally
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Model Railways Event
Location
The Station, Pool Road, Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, SY21 0SF, GB
Distance
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7th September 2024 - 8th September 2024
Autumn Gala

Autumn Gala

Moors Valley Railway, Ringwood, Dorset,

Autumn Steam Gala with intensive train services and 8 engines in steam both days.

Dates
7th September 2024 - 8th September 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Location
Moors Valley Country Park, Horton Road, Ashley Heath, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2ET, GB
Distance
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15th September 2024
Freight Demonstration Day

Freight Demonstration Day

Stephenson Steam Railway, North Shields, Tyne & Wear,

Mix of passenger trains and demonstration coal trains

Date
15th September 2024
Event Type(s)
Demonstration Goods Workings
Location
Stephenson Steam Railway, Middle Engine Lane, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 8DX, GB
Distance
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6th October 2024
Chocolate Sunday

Chocolate Sunday

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Come and enjoy a ride behind our Frys Sentinel that used to work at the Chocolate Factory.

Date
6th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
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13th October 2024
Chocolate Sunday

Chocolate Sunday

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Come and enjoy a ride behind our Frys Sentinel that used to work at the Chocolate Factory.

Date
13th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
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20th October 2024
Chocolate Sunday

Chocolate Sunday

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton, Bristol,

Come and enjoy a ride behind our Frys Sentinel that used to work at the Chocolate Factory.

Date
20th October 2024
Event Type(s)
Steam Gala.
Demonstration Goods Workings
Vintage Vehicles
Location
Bitton Station, Bath Road, Bitton, Bristol, BS30 6HD, GB
Distance
0 away