Events for Bluebell Railway

Branch Line Weekend

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

3rd April 2020 - 5th April 2020

Come along for a fun-packed weekend showcasing the small locomotives at Bluebell Railway!

A busy timetable will recreate the branch line feel of our Railway in its heyday by concentrating on the use of our smaller Bluebell locomotives, plus some very special visitors….

Come along and see the ‘small but mighty’ engines at their best.

Springing into Easter

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

10th April 2020 - 13th April 2020

Come to Bluebell Railway for a springtime themed bunny hunt and nature trails for children this Easter bank holiday weekend.

All day travel is included in the ticket price, so hop on and off at each of our stations as much as you like throughout the day.

Tickets cost £17.00 for adults and £8.50 for children if bought online in advance. Family tickets are also available.

Tickets bought on the day cost £20.00 for adults and £10.00 for children.

Toy & Rail Collectors Fair

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

2nd May 2020 - 27th January 2020

Exciting days out for all toy and model railway collectors and enthusiasts!
Catering for everyone from avid collectors, enthusiasts, to just about anyone who is interested in (or just curious about) collectable toys, model trains and vintage railway artefacts.

In an extensive layout of stalls on Horsted Keynes station platforms and car park. you’ll find model railways (new and secondhand), die-cast models, collectables, railway books & emphemera, photographs & Preservation Societies – the list is endless.

Come and join us to search out those models you have always wanted, from the likes of Hornby, Bauchman,Bassett-Lowke, Dinky and many, many more.

Admission is free with any Bluebell Railway travel ticket valid for the day (purchase in advance for discounted fares)

Or buy a Horsted Keynes station admission ticket for £3.50pp on the day for admission to the fair only.

V for Victory

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

8th May 2020, 10:00 - 16:30

Come to Bluebell Railway for a street party at Horsted Keynes Station this bank holiday!

Bluebell Railway will be recreating the 40s atmosphere to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) on Friday 8th May.

A fun and nostalgic event for the whole family. Dressing up is a must – but leave the spam at home!

Southern Classic Car Show

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

14th June 2020

Southern Classics Society presents the Classic Car & Vehicle Show on Sunday 14th June 2020.
Taking place at Horsted Keynes Station, visitors will be able to view a range of classic cars in the field adjacent to the station.

No booking required as vehicle exhibitors – just turn up!

Please note there will be limited parking at Horsted Keynes Station during the show. The best way to get there is by joining the Bluebell Railway at Sheffield Park or East Grinstead stations.

Free entry for members of the Southern Classic Society on production of a membership card.

Entry fees for non-members: Classics £5, Autojumblers* £15, Spectators £2

Model Railway Weekend

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

27th June 2020 - 28th June 2020

Enjoy steam train rides, explore our stations and visit the exhibitions!

This year’s show will see more exciting layouts, and new traders!

The main elements of the show will be at Horsted Keynes and Sheffield Park stations. Exhibitions will be open from 10am – 5pm on Saturday and 10am – 4pm on Sunday.

Entry to the Model Railway Show is free of charge with a valid ticket to travel on the day of your visit. For those not wishing to travel admission is by platform ticket for the station you want to visit.

All Day Rover tickets cost £17.00 for adults and £8.50 for children if bought online in advance. Family tickets are also available.

Tickets bought on the day cost £20.00 for adults and £10.00 for children.

Toy & Rail Collectors Fair

Bluebell Railway

Sheffield Park Station, East Sussex

25th July 2020 - 25th January 2020

Exciting days out for all toy and model railway collectors and enthusiasts!
Catering for everyone from avid collectors, enthusiasts, to just about anyone who is interested in (or just curious about) collectable toys, model trains and vintage railway artefacts.

In an extensive layout of stalls on Horsted Keynes station platforms and car park. you’ll find model railways (new and secondhand), die-cast models, collectables, railway books & emphemera, photographs & Preservation Societies – the list is endless.

Come and join us to search out those models you have always wanted, from the likes of Hornby, Bauchman,Bassett-Lowke, Dinky and many, many more.

Admission is free with any Bluebell Railway travel ticket valid for the day (purchase in advance for discounted fares)

Or buy a Horsted Keynes station admission ticket for £3.50pp on the day for admission to the fair only.