Events

The Railway holds many events throughout the year.

Santa Experience

December 2019

There will be music, magic and mince pies this Christmas as you step on board our 'Santa Experience'.

Step on board our warm and cosy heritage train and meet Santa in his grotto.

Perfect for all the family, the special service will operate on various dates in December.

Click 'here' for more detail and to book

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New Year Trains and Fizz!

Wednesday 1st January 2020

 

Enjoy a ride on the train with a glass of fizz to celebrate the new year.

More details to follow

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EVRA Event's for 2020 will be coming soon.

Take a look at the railway's previous events in 2019:

Bank Holiday Weekend

Saturday 24th to Monday 26th August 2019

Trains will be running to a regular timetable during the weekend and there will be a pre-bookable 

Murder Mystery Evening on the Saturday.

Murder Mystery Evening

Saturday 24th August 2019

The popular Murder Mystery evening is back!

A new storyline with a professionally acted Murder Mystery on board. Join us and work out 'whodunnit'!

The evening includes return travel between Wirksworth and Duffield, a fish and chip supper and a bar trolly on the train.

Cider with Rosie

Friday 6th September 2019

A great fundraising event fo EVRA. Enjoy draught ciders from the bar and a British Isles folk group: KELLTISH.

 

A diesel hauled return trip from Wirksworth to Duffield. £16pp (first pint or equivalent free!)

Train departs at 7pm from Wirksworth

Tune & Chips Evening Land Cruise

Saturday 7th September 2019

A lovely evening trip between Wirksworth and Duffield with live ukelele music on board.

The evening includes return travel between Wirksworth and Duffield, a fish and chip supper and a bar trolly on the train.

Jazz & Chips Evening Land Cruise

Saturday 12th October 2019

 

An entertaining evening excursion between Wirksworth and Duffield with live jazz music on board.

The evening includes return travel between Wirksworth and Duffield, a fish and chip supper and a bar trolly on the train.

Model Railway Exhibition

Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th October 2019

Our popular model railway exhibition will be taking place in the town. The big trains will be taking their place too!

Ghosts in the Valley 2

Friday 25th October 2019

 

Ghost in the Valley is back due to the popularity of the previous event!

Take a train ride into the darkness and hear the stories of the Ecclesbourne Valley and, with the help of 'Haunted Heritage', see if we can bring the past into the present.

For more detail and how to book click 'here' (If you dare!)

EVRA's Annual General Meeting

Saturday 2nd November 2019

Our Annual General Meeting will be held at the

Red Lion Hotel in Wirksworth at 2 pm.

Only EVRA members are entitled to attend.

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Registered Address: Ecclesbourne Valley Railway. Association,  Wirksworth Station, Coldwell Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire. DE4 4FB. 01629 823076. © 2019