Special events in 2019


Deeside Steam and Vintage Rally

17th & 18th August 2019

The annual Deeside Steam and Vintage Rally held in the adjacent field is a top day out for all the family.

The railway will be operating steam services.

Crathes Classic Car Rally

Sunday 26th May 2019

A great day of motoring nostalgia, in the field adjacent to the railway.

Cream teas (E)

Delicious cream teas will be served on many services during  2019 :

20th & 21st April

May 5th and 26th

June 16th

July 14th

August 11th

September 15th

October 13th

End of Season Gala (E)

Sunday 20th October 2019

A weekend full of surprises with a variety of trains....

Santa will be at the Milton of Crathes again this year with a sack full of presents for the children, and hot mince pies and drinks for the adults.

He'll be handing out presents to the children in the coaches during the train ride from the Milton station, and there ll be a festive sing-song on the return journey.

Santa Specials (E)

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

A special timetable and fares will apply to the Santa Specials.  

All events detailed as (E) have special event ticket prices and dedicated timetables.