Category Archives: Events

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Santa Special

Make this Christmas one to remember with the Avon Valley Railway Join the Avon Valley Railway this festive season for a ride on one of our steam-hauled trains and enjoy a special visit from Father Christmas! You’ll arrive at Bitton … Continue reading

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Teddy Bears Picnic

17 September FREE train travel for children who bring their Teddy Bear! Come and join us for this special day with lots of activities for children; Enjoy a family teddy bear trail around the station Take part in craft activities … Continue reading

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1940s Weekend

23 & 24 September Join us as we turn back the clock for a weekend of vintage fun and look at what life was like during World War Two. See displays of military vehicles, enjoy 1940s style entertainment from singers … Continue reading

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Autumn Gala

**** DATE CHANGE **** DATE CHANGE **** Please note this event is now taking place on 4 & 5 November NOT 14 & 15 October as previously advertised. Enjoy a variety of locomotives hauling passenger and freight trains during this … Continue reading

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Spooky Half Term Trains

24 – 26 & 28 – 29 October FREE train rides for children in fancy dress plus a spooky trail around the station.

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Sherry & Mince Pie trains

Sherry & Mince pie trains After the Christmas festivities why not join us for a ride on one of our steam-hauled trains. Enjoy a glass or sherry (or soft drink alternative) and a mince pie as you travel the line. … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Trail

Good Friday to Easter Monday 30 March – 2 April Take our Easter-themed trail and see how many you can spot!

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Diesel Gala

14 & 15 April See a variety of diesel locomotives hauling passenger and freight trains. More details to follow soon.

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‘Boys & Their Toys’

28 & 29 April Enjoy a weekend of model railways from the members of the Avon Valley Railway. Go on a brake-van ride around the station. Plus see traction and static miniature engines up close!

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Wallace & Gromit

Wallace & Gromit at the Avon Valley Railway 12 & 13 May 2018 There’s lots going on during this special weekend! Meet Wallace & Gromit at intervals over both days Try your hand at clay modelling and see how creative … Continue reading

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