Swanage Railway Gala and Beer Festival
Due to the Coronavirus epidemic current events are cancelled and Swanage Railway is closed to visitors until further notice.
The 15th Annual Diesel Gala and Dorset Beer Festival will return from Friday the 24th to Sunday the 26th of April, along with other attractions around the railway such as the fantastic BBQ and trade stands. On both the Friday and Saturday evenings the popular “Beerex” trains will be running.
The three day Diesel Gala will see an intensive three train diesel service operate between Bridge 4, Norden Park & Ride, Corfe Castle, Harmans Cross and Swanage from 8am to midnight on Friday and Saturday, and 8am until 7pm on Sunday.
A heritage bus service will be operating from Wareham Station to Norden Station Friday, Saturday and Sunday during the day time. See event timetable for full details.