Upcoming Events

at Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway

Featured Event
Limited Availability
24th March 2018 to 25th March 2018
**Please note, the only timeslots we now have tickets for are the 9:25 (11 tickets left) on Saturday 24th or the 9:25 (15 tickets left) and the 13:25 (4 tickets left) on Sunday 25th**

Join in the fun as Chase and Marshall from Paw Patrol come to Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. PAWSOME ADVENTURES! The heroic pups will be making personal appearances at intervals on each day.

Book your “RIDE ALL DAY” ticket online and save* or just turn up on the day and purchase at the Ravenglass ticket office. Outward journey is from Ravenglass on an allocated time slot, please choose on booking. Return seating from Dalegarth Station on a first come first serve basis.
Your ticket includes all day travel on the Railway, meet & greet and a voucher to return to the Railway in the 2018 season. Enhanced event train service will be running this weekend.

Time slots for tickets from Ravenglass are: 9:25, 10:25, 10:45, 11:25, 11:45, 12:25, 12:45 or 13:25.
£16.50 per adult, £9.90 per child.
Dogs not permitted.

(*Online saving £1 on the adult fare and 50p on the child fare [under three years FREE]).
 
16th March 2018, 27th April 2018, 18th May 2018, 21st September 2018
Take an evening steam journey from Ravenglass to Dalegarth and enjoy the views of Eskdale Valley at dusk. Upon arrival at Dalegarth Station you will be served a fish and chip supper, made freshly in our café, before returning down the valley to Ravenglass.

£18.00 per person.
Dogs not permitted.
 
Limited Availability
24th March 2018 to 25th March 2018
**Please note, the only timeslots we now have tickets for are the 9:25 (11 tickets left) on Saturday 24th or the 9:25 (15 tickets left) and the 13:25 (4 tickets left) on Sunday 25th**

Join in the fun as Chase and Marshall from Paw Patrol come to Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. PAWSOME ADVENTURES! The heroic pups will be making personal appearances at intervals on each day.

Book your “RIDE ALL DAY” ticket online and save* or just turn up on the day and purchase at the Ravenglass ticket office. Outward journey is from Ravenglass on an allocated time slot, please choose on booking. Return seating from Dalegarth Station on a first come first serve basis.
Your ticket includes all day travel on the Railway, meet & greet and a voucher to return to the Railway in the 2018 season. Enhanced event train service will be running this weekend.

Time slots for tickets from Ravenglass are: 9:25, 10:25, 10:45, 11:25, 11:45, 12:25, 12:45 or 13:25.
£16.50 per adult, £9.90 per child.
Dogs not permitted.

(*Online saving £1 on the adult fare and 50p on the child fare [under three years FREE]).
 
30th March 2018 to 15th April 2018
Join in the fun this Easter and bring those teddies because #TeddyFest is back! All children with a teddy bear travel for free when accompanied by a full fare paying adult.
 
5th May 2018 to 7th May 2018
A new addition to the Railway family courtesy of the R&ER Preservation Society. Various activities over this weekend including an inaugural return trip.
Built in 1929 by Krauss of Munich for the Ibero-American Exposition, Seville, our 'Train From Spain' had not steamed since 1932! Bought and restored by R&ER Preservation Society Whillan Beck will now be part of running services during the 2018 season.
 
26th May 2018 to 3rd June 2018
Explore our magical station gardens and become part of the fairytale. Pick up a free unicorn trail and take part in some magical crafts! Free child entry when dressed up and accompanied by a full paying adult. Whether it be a unicorn, fairy, elf or something else we can’t wait to see your outfits! #findthefairies.
 
7th June 2018, 2nd August 2018, 30th August 2018
Take a steam train to Eskdale Green and then walk back to the sea over Muncaster Fell with your Lake District National Park Ranger guide.

Meet at Ravenglass at 10:15am.
£5.00 per adult for the guided walk (train fare is payable upon arrival).

To book please go to lakedistrict.gov.uk/events or call 0845 272 0004.
 
9th June 2018 to 10th June 2018
An exclusive day out on the Railway for all young engine enthusiasts!
Go behind the scenes at Ravenglass and find out how engines work with the author of Peter’s Railway as your guide. Then travel up to Dalegarth on a steam engine, where you will then be read a Peter’s Railway story.
Each child will receive a book signed by the author himself!

The event starts at either 10:00am or 12:30pm.
£15.00 per adult, £7.50 per child.
Dogs not permitted.

Please note: this event is not suitable for children under 5 years old due to the engineers workshop part of the event.
 
25th July 2018 to 26th July 2018
The National Trust returns to Dalegarth Station for hands on fun; find out how to build a den, create a dry stone wall, learn about species and their habitats plus lots more! This event is free and part of our scheduled service.
 
27th July 2018, 3rd August 2018, 10th August 2018, 17th August 2018, 24th August 2018, 31st August 2018
It is Summer and that means Kids Free Fridays are back! Kids travel for free every Friday during the July & August School holidays. Just bring along an adult with a valid Calling All Stations ticket and get FREE child entry!
 
28th September 2018
Head to Turntable Café at Ravenglass for our fundraising coffee morning. Help raise monies for a great cause with all proceeds going to MacMillan Cancer Care.
 
6th October 2018 to 7th October 2018
She is back in 2018 making another appearance!
Join us as we welcome Peppa Pig again and visit her in the marquee as well as taking in a fabulous magic show with Stu-Di-Doo.

Book your “RIDE ALL DAY” ticket online and save* or just turn up on the day and purchase at the Ravenglass ticket office.
Outward journey is from Ravenglass on an allocated time slot, please choose on booking. Return seating from Dalegarth Station on a first come first serve basis.
Your ticket includes all day travel on the Railway, meet & greet and a voucher to return to the Railway in the 2019 season. Enhanced event train service will be running this weekend.

Time slots for tickets from Ravenglass are: 9:25, 10:25, 10:45, 11:25, 11:45, 12:25, 12:45 or 13:25.
£16.50 per adult, £9.90 per child.
Dogs not permitted.

(*Online saving £1 on the adult fare and 50p on the child fare [under three years FREE]).
 
26th October 2018 to 27th October 2018
Back with more spooky tricks than ever in 2018.
Are you feeling brave? Travel the line in darkness and brave our Ghost Train!
Your ticket includes a return train trip (ghost train is one way only), family-friendly activities at Dalegarth Station, sweet bag on departure and of course lots of scares and spooks on the way back to Ravenglass.

£16.00 per adult, £8.00 per child. Dogs not permitted.
 
24th November 2018 to 25th November 2018, 1st December 2018 to 2nd December 2018, 8th December 2018 to 9th December 2018, 15th December 2018 to 16th December 2018, 22nd December 2018 to 23rd December 2018
All aboard! Our favourite Santa Express is back!
Enjoy a magical train journey and keep your eyes peeled for Santa! At Dalegarth meet Santa in his grotto and receive your own gift.
Your ticket includes return train journey, gift for the children, 50% voucher for the 2019 season for adults, complimentary drink and a mince pie.

£21.50 per adult and child aged 1-11, £13.95 per child aged 12-15.
Dogs not permitted.
Train times are 10:00am, 12:50pm or 3:40pm

Christmas lunches are also available to book to make your day even more special. Lunch timeslots are specific for the train you are booked onto. If you are travelling on the 10:00am train lunch is after your return at 12:50pm, for the 12:50pm train lunch is before departure at 11:30am and for the 3:40pm train lunch is also before your departure at 2:30pm.
£13.00 adult lunch, £7.00 child lunch.