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...


October 30th and 31st : Ffestiniog Railway Halloween Trains

This year's Halloween Trains on the Ffestiniog Railway are being organised and run by 'The Starlight Players' -  a vibrant and creative amateur theatre group, based in Criccieth, who have been producing quality entertainment since 1974, including pantomimes, plays and musicals.


October 30th and 31st : Welsh Highland Railway Halloween Trains

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


Various dates in December : Welsh Highland Railway Santa Trains

December brings the annual visit of Santa and his elves to the Welsh Highland Railway. Enjoy festive frolics and pantomime-style fun during a trip along the line...


Various dates in December : Ffestiniog Railway Santa Trains

Join Father Christmas and his elves this Christmas for a journey on board our Santa Special through the Aberglaslyn Pass to Beddgelert.