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West Somerset Railway Special Events for 2019 Published: 7th December 2018

Our special events programme for 2019 is taking shape, and our booking system should be up and running within the next couple of weeks. 

Below is a list of some events that you can expect in 2019. 2019 will be a year of celebration, as we commemorate our 40th year of running between Stogumber and Norton Fitzwaren. 

Minehead Station - Brunel's Birthday Bonanza

21st, 23rd, 24th and 26th February 2019.

Easter Trail 

6th - 22nd April 2019

PAW Patrols Chase and Marshall 

19th - 20th April 2019

Classic Car Run 

2nd June 2019

West Somerset Railway 40th Anniversary Celebration

8th - 9th June 2019

Diesel Gala

20th - 22nd June 2019

Mixed Traction Weekend

23rd June 2019 

Peter Rabbit 

26th July 2019

West Somerset 1940s Weekend

14th - 15th September 2019

Autumn Steam Gala

3rd - 6th October 2019

Halloween Trail

19th October - 3rd November 

PJ Masks Catboy

26th October 2019

Santa Services 

30th November, 1st, 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th December 2019

Minehead Station Christmas Market 

30th November 2019

Dunster By Candlelight

6th - 7th December 2019

Carol Trains 

9th - 10th December 2019 

Winter Steam Festival

29th -30th December 2019