Opening Days & Special Events

Throughout the year!

Spa Valley Railway » Opening Days & Special Events

Steam & Heritage Diesel Train Rides

Steam & Heritage Diesel Train Rides

Green timetable dates throughout 2024

'Thumper' 1317 Purple Timetable Days

'Thumper' 1317 Purple Timetable Days

July and August 2024!

Wildwood Vineyard Wine Tasting & Train Ride!

Wildwood Vineyard Wine Tasting & Train Ride!

Regular dates in July, August & September 2024

Jolly Roger's Swashbuckling' Train Ride!

Jolly Roger's Swashbuckling' Train Ride!

Thursday's 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th August 2024

Summer Diesel Gala

Summer Diesel Gala

2nd, 3rd & 4th August – With visiting Class 03 03063 'Paul A. Mobbs', Class 33/2 33202 and Class 50 50021 'Rodney'!

Scottish Steam Up – Celebrating 828's 125th Birthday!

Scottish Steam Up – Celebrating 828's 125th Birthday!

Friday 30th and Saturday 31st August and Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September – Featuring BOTH Caledonian Railway No. 419 & 828!

303 Squadron Naming Ceremony & Train Rides

303 Squadron Naming Ceremony & Train Rides

Sunday 1st September 2024

Model Railway Weekend

Model Railway Weekend

21st & 22nd September 2024

Steam Trains to Groombridge Only

Steam Trains to Groombridge Only

Sunday 13th October 2024

Real Ale & Cider Festival!

Real Ale & Cider Festival!

17th, 18th, 19th and 20th October 2024

The Spa Valley Model Brick Show!

The Spa Valley Model Brick Show!

Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th October 2024

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is returning in 2024 – BOOK NOW!

A Taste of Faulty Towers

A Taste of Faulty Towers

27th July, 24th August, 14th September & 12th October

Murder Mystery Fish & Chip Supper

Murder Mystery Fish & Chip Supper

20th July, 10th & 31st August, 7th & 28th September, 26th October & 2nd November

The Kent Cheese Train!

The Kent Cheese Train!

14th July plus dates in August, September and October!

Fish & Chip Lunches

Fish & Chip Lunches

27th & 28th July, 4th & 26th August plus more!

The Kent Cream Tea Train

The Kent Cream Tea Train

27th & 28th July, 7th, 26th & 29th August plus more!

The Kent Real Ale & Cider Train

The Kent Real Ale & Cider Train

2nd & 3rd August, 21st September 2024

Fish & Chip Supper

Fish & Chip Supper

Saturday 13th July, Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd August and Saturday 21st September 2024

The Kent Afternoon Tea Train

The Kent Afternoon Tea Train

8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd & 28th August plus more!

The Kent Gin Train!

The Kent Gin Train!

Dates in August, September and October!

The Kent Whisky Train!

The Kent Whisky Train!

17th & 31st August

DEMU 'Thumper' Driver Experience!

DEMU 'Thumper' Driver Experience!

Dates now available to book!