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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Avon Valley Railway Celebrating Christmas 2017 With:- Beacon Rise Primary School https://www.beaconriseprimaryschool.co.uk/ Monday 4th December 2017 We’re glad to announce that this year we’ll be celebrating Christmas in conjunction with Beacon Rise Primary School, Kingswood. Pupils from the school will … Continue reading

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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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The ‘Brick Express’

‘Brick Express’ Sat 9 & Sun 10 June 2018 Jump onboard the Brick Express and enjoy our building workshops with Britain’s favourite construction toy whilst you travel the line. What will you be inspired to build? Meet Bristol’s adult builder … Continue reading

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Beer Festival

1 & 2 June Come and celebrate our 15th annual summer Beer Festival with over 30 real ales (plus ciders) from around the country. Supported by Box Steam brewery. Full beer list will appear here once confirmed.

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Midsummer Wine Festival

Thursday 21 June Following the success of last year’s inaugural event, we welcome over fifteen English wine producers for a night of tasting! Book Midsummer Wine Festival tickets

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