This Years Special Events

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December

Santa Special 2019

December 14, 2019 10:00 am — December 15, 2019 5:00 pm

THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT – any cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page. When you arrive for your Santa Train, you’re greeted by our jolly volunteer team who will point you in the direction of the Train. Once on board, parents are treated to baileys and a mince pie, whilst the little…

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December

Santa Specials 2019

December 21, 2019 10:00 am — December 22, 2019 5:00 pm

THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT – any cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page. When you arrive for your Santa Train, you’re greeted by our jolly volunteer team who will point you in the direction of the Train. Once on board, parents are treated to baileys and a mince pie, whilst the little…

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March

Mother's Day Cream Tea & Sunday Running

2:00 pm — 3:00 pm

Experience our charming, traditional Cream Tea, served in the elegant ambience of our lovingly restored vintage carriages. Enjoy the rumble of a steam train whilst the city skyline passes you by. Relax with a cup of tea, a glass of fizz and clotted cream and jam scones.  Simply delicious.   Cream Tea Special: (with Prosecco): £16 Traditional (without…

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March

Spring Steam Gala

March 28, 2020 10:30 am — March 29, 2020 5:00 pm

Unlimited Train rides, entrance to the Museum, Workshop and Cafe, where else would you spend your weekend? With up to 4 Steam Locomotives on the line, its looking to be a great weekend! Visit our volunteers in the workshop and check out the work they do repairing the locomotives for us to use on the…

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April

Easter Weekend & Manchester Model Tram Group - 4 days of Family Fun

April 10, 2020 10:30 am — April 13, 2020 5:00 pm

4 days of Family Fun! Head down to Ribble for our infamous Egg Hunt (for 3-16 year olds), enter to win a bundle of chocolate filled prizes! With regular Steam Train rides, Museum, Workshop and Cafe, there’s plenty to do to fill your weekend! With Manchester Model Tram Group exhibition in the Museum. Pricing: Adult:…

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April

Spring Diesel Gala

April 25, 2020 10:30 am — April 26, 2020 5:00 pm

Come down and look at our working industrial Diesel engines. Special Timetable, Unlimited Rides, Real Ales on the Trains. LOCOS AND TIMETABLE TBC

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May

VE Day Bank Holiday Weekend

May 8, 2020 10:00 am — May 10, 2020 5:00 pm
Ribble Steam Railway

To Mark the 75th Anniversary of VE Day, Ribble Steam Railway is having a 1940s weekend filled with music and entertainment. More information will be available in 2020.  

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May

Bank Holiday Teddy Bear Weekend

May 23, 2020 10:30 am — May 25, 2020 5:00 pm

Bring your Teddy along for our Bank Holiday Teddy Weekend! You and your special friend can visit our Museum, Workshop, Cafe and be treated to unlimited train rides! We have plenty for you and your teddy to do, from free face painting, balloon animals and a new playground, we can’t wait to see you! Day…

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July

Vehicle Rally Weekend

July 25, 2020 10:30 am — July 26, 2020 5:00 pm

New for 2020…. Ribble Steam Railway is opening it’s gates to all sorts of vehicles, from cars, buses and bikes to steam rollers and planes! Interested in being an exhibitor? Please contact our Front of House and Museum Manager Maisy Davies at maisy.davies@ribblesteam.co.uk Our hourly steam services run from 11:00 till 16:00. Have a fun…

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August

Mr Ribble's Friendly Engines!

August 1, 2020 10:30 am — August 2, 2020 5:00 pm

Friendly Engines is back and better than ever! Come and visit our Museum where all our trains have come to life! Tickets include access to our Museum, Workshop, UNLIMITED TRAIN RIDES, Free face painting and playground.   Ticket Prices: Adult: £8 Child & Concessions: £5 Family: £23 Under 3’s FREE

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August

Summer Holiday Mid-Week Fun!

10:30 am — 4:00 pm

ALL THROUGHOUT AUGUST…. Ribble Steam Railway is back running on Wednesday’s in August from 10:30-16:00. This year, all our Wednesday’s will be themed so be sure to keep checking our Facebook page for regular updates!   Keep the kids entertained by coming down to visit us for our Railbus journeys. Blow off steam in our…

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August

Summer Holiday Mid-Week Fun!

11:00 am — 4:00 pm

ALL THROUGHOUT AUGUST…. Ribble Steam Railway is back running on Wednesday’s in August from 10:30-16:00. This year, all our Wednesday’s will be themed so be sure to keep checking our Facebook page for regular updates!   Keep the kids entertained by coming down to visit us for our Railbus journeys. Blow off steam in our…

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August

Bank Holiday Model Railway Weekend

August 29, 2020 10:30 am — August 31, 2020 5:00 pm

Back again by popular demand, we have local model railway societies and clubs showcasing their layouts in our museum for all three days of bank holiday weekend, everything from N Gauge to 0 Gauge. Ticket Prices: Adults (16+): £8 Children (3-15): £5 Under 3’s: FREE Concessions (60+, Disabled, Carers): £5 Family (2+2): £23 Dogs are…

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September

Autumn Diesel Gala

September 5, 2020 10:30 am — September 6, 2020 5:00 pm

**All Locomotives running are subject to availability and may be subject to change** Timetable and locomotives TBC.

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September

Annual Folk Evening

5:00 pm — 10:00 pm

Annual Folk Evening Back by popular demand… With a great atmosphere and light refreshments provided, our folk evening will kick off at 17:00 and finish at 22:00 with a pie supper served at 18:30, with regular Railbus journeys. Price: £7.50 If you’re interested in attending, please email Alison or Maisy via enquiries@ribblesteam.org.uk  

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September

Autumn Steam Gala

September 26, 2020 10:30 am — September 27, 2020 5:00 pm

It’s our annual autumn festival of steam and rail on September 26th and 27th. Admission fee: Adult: £8 Child (3-15): £5 Concessions (disabled, carers, 60+): £5 Family (2+2): £23 Under 3’s: FREE DOGS ARE WELCOME!   Your ticket includes entry to our Museum, Workshop, and Unlimited Train Rides.   Mrs. Ribble’s Tea room will be…

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October

Halloween Spooky Trains

October 31, 2020 10:30 am — November 1, 2020 5:00 pm

Do you dare to ride? At Ribble, our Spooky Trains promise to be family-friendly fun for all ages! Ticket Prices: Adult: £8 Child (3-16): £5 Concession (disabled, carer, 60+): £5 Under 3’s: FREE Dogs: Welcome in all ares except the Cafe With your ticket, you get access to the Museum, Workshop, Playground and the activities…