Opening Days & Special Events

Throughout the year!

Spa Valley Railway » Opening Days & Special Events

Steam & Heritage Diesel Train Rides

Steam & Heritage Diesel Train Rides

15th & 16th June - The Dinosaurs are coming!

'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 June, July, August & September 2024

Hansel & Gretel Train Ride!

Hansel & Gretel Train Ride!

Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th June

Summer Steam Gala

Summer Steam Gala

12th, 13th and 14th July – With visiting Large Prairie 4144 and the return to service of 34053 'Sir Keith Park'!

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'!

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

Dr Frankenslime's Trick or Treat Express!

Dr Frankenslime's Trick or Treat Express!

October and November 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

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

The Kent Cheese Train!

The Kent Cheese Train!

23rd & 30th June plus more!

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

12th & 13th July, 2nd & 3rd August, 21st September 2024

Fish & Chip Supper

Fish & Chip Supper

Friday 12th & 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!

6th July plus more!

The Kent Whisky Train!

The Kent Whisky Train!

29th June, 17th & 31st August

DEMU 'Thumper' Driver Experience!

DEMU 'Thumper' Driver Experience!

Dates now available to book!

Steam Driver Experience!

Steam Driver Experience!

2024 dates now on sale!

Diesel Driver Experience!

Diesel Driver Experience!

Keep checking back for dates or contact us by email!