Events & Experiences

1940s Dance Evening

Join the West Somerset Railway and Living History Museum for two nights of 1940s music and dancing on 13th or 14th September 2019.

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1940s Dance Evening


Due to the popularity of last years 1940s Dance evening, we have now added an extra date!

Why not cut a rug, and Lindy Hop your evening away on Minehead Station. 

On Friday evening your headliners will be The Liberty Sisters and Deane Big Band. 

On Saturday evening your headliners will be The Liberty Sisters and Ricky Hunter

Our Dance will take place on both Friday and Saturday evening. There will be limited capacity so please book your ticket in advance.  

There are two types of tickets available, one for entry to the dance only which gives you access to the station, and one for travel by train from Bishops Lydeard to Minejead and your entry to the dance. 

Travel and dance tickets are valid on the 18.35 Bishops Lydeard to Minehead service which will get you into Minehead for 19.55. your return service will leave Minehead at 22.30 getting you back into Bishops Lydeard for 23.45.

The gates to Minehead Station will open  for the Dance at 19.30, for those with Dance only tickets they may enter at this time. The dance will close at 22.30.


18:35 Tickets available
18:35 Tickets available
Ticket Advance Price Price on Day
1940s Dance and Train Ticket £ £32.50
1940s Dance Only Ticket £ £20.00