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Special Events, Offers and Dining

Events listings: December 2016 - 2017

Visitor Information: Special Event fares & discounts
Traction Engines at Horsted Keynes - Derek Hayward - 21 August 2010 High Weald Dairy at Horsted Keynes - Derek Hayward - 15 August 2010 178 and 592 approach Kingscote - Derek Hayward - 7 August 2010

All train services operating 2-24 December are for pre-booked passengers only. See below for details.

Public Steam-hauled and steam-heated trains operate daily 26 December to 2 January
to a revised timetable. Just turn up and ride - no need to book in advance.

2016 Special Events Special Offers Premier Dining Other Catering Services

Santa Specials from Sheffield Park
3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 23 & 24 Dec - To book: phone 01825 720806 - Limited remaining seats

Reindeer Specials from East Grinstead
4, 10, 11, 17 & 18 Dec Booking: 01825 720800 Sold Out except 4 Dec

Saturdays 10 & 17 Dec: Santa will be at East Grinstead Station - To book: phone 01825 720800

Sunday 11 Dec: The Body Shop - 10am to 1pm at East Grinstead Station

17, 18 & 22 Dec: Victorian Christmas Trains Sold Out

Fri 23 Dec: Santa Specials
from East Grinstead Booking: 01825 720806 - Limited remaining seats

26 Dec to 2 Jan: Steam hauled and heated trains - no need to book in advance.

27-30 Dec: Pantomime Specials in addition to normal services. Booking: 01825 720800

Bluebell Bonus
Book at least 8 days
in advance for discounts

Gift Vouchers

Bus Service 270
20% discount on train travel

Disabled Persons Railcard

Local Residents Railcard
Half price travel on normal services (not valid on Special Events, or Golden Arrow Dining)

Christmas Shopping By Train
Mon 5, Tues 6, Mon 12, Tues 13 & Mon 19 Dec
£5 steam travel offer

Golden Arrow
Pullman Dining

Luncheon or Evening Meal in our 1920's Pullman Cars
Dates of operation

Murder Mystery evenings on the Golden Arrow.
Download 2016 and 2017 details

Hotel Packages
Choice of three mini-breaks, each including a meal on the Golden Arrow, and visits to other local attractions

Sunday Carvery in the Birch Grove Suite at Sheffield Park

 
Restaurants, bars and other catering at:
Sheffield Park,
Horsted Keynes &
East Grinstead

 
Mon 5, Tues 6, Mon 12, Tues 13 & Mon 19 Dec
Christmas Festive Feast - Steam train ride and Christmas Lunch - Limited remaining seats

2017: Public Steam-hauled and heated trains operate 1 & 2 January to this timetable.
Just turn up and ride - no need to book in advance
2017 Special Events Special Offers & Opportunities Premier Dining Other Catering Services

Further details for 2017 events will be available in the New Year

31 March - 2 April: Diesel Gala with a "Western" theme - On Facebook

13-19 April 2017: Visit of 'Flying Scotsman'
Arrangements for the visit will be published in the New Year.

22-23 April: Shareholders' weekend - normal public trains also run

24-28 April, 2-5 & 8-10 May: Bluebell Specials

Sat 29 April: Toy & Rail Collectors' Fair

13-14 May: Branch Line Weekend

27-28 May: Lego Weekend

Sun 18 June: Fathers Day Event

24-25 June: Model Railway Weekend

1-2 July: Craft & Food Festival

29-30 July: Toy & Rail Collectors' Fair

23-24 September: Steam Through the Ages

Mon to Fri 2-20 Oct: Autumn Tints

Fri 27 Oct: Halloween Scream Train

Bluebell Bonus
Book at least 8 days
in advance for discounts

Gift Vouchers

Bus Service 270
20% discount on train travel

Disabled Persons Railcard

Coach Groups

School Groups

Weddings

Golden Arrow
Pullman Dining

Luncheon or Evening Meal in our 1920's Pullman Cars
2017 Dates of operation

 
Full Afternoon Tea on the Wealden Rambler Lounge Car Service - 2017 dates

 
Murder Mystery evenings on the Golden Arrow.
Download 2017 details

Sausage & Mash evening supper trains

Curry Evening supper train

Fish & Chip evening supper trains

Rail Ale evening trains from East Grinstead

Restaurants, bars and other catering at:
Sheffield Park,
Horsted Keynes &
East Grinstead

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