Category Archives: Events

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Family Fun Weekend with Paddington

13 & 14 May Join Paddington for a weekend of family fun at the Avon Valley Railway 13 & 14 May Enjoy childrens’ fairground rides, craft activities, story-telling face-painting, Punch & Judy as well as rides on our steam trains! … Continue reading

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Beer Festival

2 & 3 June Join us this summer for our annual Beer Festival! Enjoy 25 ales from around the country together with a selection of cider and perry. Entry by wristband for £3.50 available from the Booking Office NOW or … Continue reading

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NEW Midsummer Wine Festival

English Mid-Summer Wine Tasting 21st June 2017 Join Avon Valley Railway for a fascinating tasting of delicious English wines! The English Mid-Summer Wine Tasting will see one of the largest collections of English Wine ever put before a public audience … Continue reading

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Teddy Bears Picnic

9 July FREE train travel for children who bring their Teddy Bear! Enjoy a family teddy bear trail, craft activities onboard the train, face-painting and Punch & Judy shows.

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Vintage Transport Festival

29 & 30 July A special weekend celebrating our rich road, rail and river transport heritage. More details to follow We will be operating a Park & Ride service from two locations in Keynsham; Fry’s Pavilions Keynsham Station overflow (opposite … Continue reading

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Grandparent’s Weekend

26 – 28 August Grandparents travel for half price when accompanied by at least one paying child. Bring them along for a fun day out!

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Railwayana Valuation Day

10 September Have you ever wondered if that old lamp or station sign is worth something? Bring it along and find out.

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Teddy Bears Picnic

17 September FREE train travel for children who bring their Teddy Bear! Enjoy a family teddy bear trail, craft activities onboard the train, face-painting and Punch & Judy shows.

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1940s Weekend

23 & 24 September Turn back the clock as we remember the importance of the railways in the War effort. More details to follow

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Autumn Gala

14 & 15 October Enjoy a variety of locomotives hauling passenger and freight trains during this special weekend.

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