Special Events

We look forward to welcoming you to these special events. Please note that details are continuously being updated, and you are advised to call the booking office for the latest availability. Please note that many of these events are bookable online.


Pullman Afternoon Tea - The perfect gift!

Treat the one you love with tea for two on a historic steam train through the delights of the Snowdonia National Park...


Various Dates - Chippy Trains

Want to fit in as much as possible during your holiday? - Make the most of your time and come for a ride on our 'Chippy Train'. 


Various Dates - Food on the Move - 'Italian Night'

Want to fit in as much as possible during your holiday? - Make the most of your time and come for a ride on our 'Italian Night' Food on the Move train - departing Harbour Station at 18:05


August 2nd, 9th and 16th : Jazz In The Park

“Roll out those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer…” - Make the most of the long summer evenings and enjoy the mellow sounds of Jazz at Tan-y-Bwlch. We are delighted to introduce our 2018 season of Jazz party trains to Tan y Bwlch featuring the ever popular Dr Jazz.


August 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th : Journey into the Past

Take a heritage train ride into the past - travelling between Dinas and Rhyd Ddu in historic carriages, behind a 150-year old steam locomotive... 


August 23rd : Rock 'n' Roll @ Tan-y-Bwlch

An Evening with the 'Del Sharrons'... Put your sneakers on and get set to rock 'n' roll as this 1950s style group - a five piece band from Leicester who provide a great evening's entertainment...


September 14th - 16th : Super-Power Weekend

Celebrating the 21st anniversary of the commencement of services between Caernarfon and Dinas beginning the rebirth of the Welsh Highland Railway. 


October 5th - 7th : Victorian Weekend

The Ffestiniog Railway is a living museum. We have been running passenger trains since Victorian times and many of those older vehicles have been lovingly preserved, so what better way to show them off than to have a weekend dedicated to that wonderful era?


October 25th, 26th, 27th and 31st : Halloween Trains

Our ever-popular Halloween trains are back again this year - with four evenings of Fiendish Family Frolics; filled with creepy costumes, crazy capers and chilling competitions...


Various dates in December : Santa Trains

December brings the annual visit of Santa and his elves - join them for a trip along the line.