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!   Buy Tickets Alternatively … Continue reading

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Grandparents’ Weekend

27 – 29 August Grandparents travel for half price when accompanied by at least paying child. Bring them along for a fun day out.

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Behind the Scenes Tours

As part of the Discover Festival in South Gloucestershire we will be offering behind the scenes tours of the our yard and workshops over the weekend of 10 & 11 September. Go on a behind-the-scenes tour of our locomotive restoration workshops … Continue reading

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Railwayana Valuation Day

Railwayana Valuation Day – 11th September 2016 Antiques at Avon Valley Railway. Have you ever wondered if that old lamp or sign dad put in the loft is worth anything? Here is your chance to find out. On Sunday 11th … Continue reading

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Teddy Bears Picnic

18 September It’s a Great Day Out For Kids! ‘When you go down to the station today your in for a big surprise.’ Children who bring a responsible Teddy Bears will travel FREE of charge on both the steam and … Continue reading

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1940s Weekend

24 & 25 September The 2016 application form to attend for exhibitors/re-enactors/vehicle owners & groups is now available further down the page. Join us for a fab weekend of vintage fun as we take a light hearted look at what … Continue reading

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End of Season Gala

‘Industrial Roots’ – 15 & 16 October Follow the event on Twitter #AVRGala @AVRBitton or by following us on Facebook.     This event features a number of locomotives.  Confirmed so far are; Polish Ferrum TKh 4015 – first gala … Continue reading

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Spooky Half Term train rides

25 – 27 & 29 – 30 October FREE train rides for children in fancy dress. More details coming soon!

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Novemberfest 2016

11 & 12 November Entry wristbands are available now for this year’s Novemberfest. Building on the success of last year’s event, we are working on this year’s event and ale list. A wide selection of real ales and ciders will … Continue reading

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Carols and Steam

Saturday 3 December 6.45 for 7pm Tickets TBC includes Train Fare, Coffee/Tea & Mince Pie For more details and to book your tickets please call Clive & Joan Sutton on 0117 932 3978 Please note, this event is not bookable at the … Continue reading

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