2019 Special Events . . .


Rails & Ales
26th, 27th & 28th July

Enjoy over 60 real ales, ciders & fruit wines in Market Bosworth Goods Shed. Various ales on the trains.
Evening entertainment on Friday and Saturday. Trains operating on all three days.
See here for details.



Evening Fish and Chip Train Saturday 3rd August (FULL)

Travel through the Leicestershire countryside on an evening steam hauled train and enjoy a portion of fish and chips.
 
FULL

 

50th Anniversary Celebration
10th & 11th August

A celebration of 50 years of the Shackerstone Railway Society.
Displays at Shackerstone Station.
Details to follow


Traditional Fun & Games
24th, 25th & 26th August

Bring the family along to Market Bosworth Station for traditional fun, games and rides.
Details to follow



Evening Fish and Chip Train Saturday 7th September

Travel through the Leicestershire countryside on an evening steam hauled train and enjoy a portion of fish and chips.
 
See here for details

 

Murder Mystery Evening Dining Train
Saturday 14th September

Travel on our murder mystery evening train and help solve the riddle.

See here for details and online booking


50th Anniversary Steam Gala
18th, 19th & 20th October

Featuring BR(W) Hall No. 6989 Wightwick Hall

Intensive three-day event celebrating the society's 50th Anniversary
 
Details to follow.


Hallowe'en Weekend Trains 26th & 27th October

Dare you travel on the spooky trains?
Competitions and fancy dress during the day and evening train on Saturday.

Details to follow


Bonfire Night Saturday 2nd November

Giant Bonfire and Firework display at Market Bosworth Station
Travel by train from Shackerstone Station to enjoy the festivities

Details and online booking to follow


Special Evening Dining Train
Saturday 9th November

A special evening dining train celebrating 50 years of the Shackerstone Railway Society.
The train is expected to be hauled by Wightwick Hall

Details and online booking to follow