steam rallies and events


December 2019

Sat 7th - Sun 22nd Dec 2019: Santa at Loch Katrine

Steamship Sir Walter Scott
Trossachs Pier, Loch Katrine, By Callander, Stirling, Perthshire.

Visit website for more details and booking. If you fancy a unique Christmassy day out, how about meeting Santa and his elves in the stunning Trossachs…

Maritime / Santa

Sat 7th - Sun 8th Dec 2019: Victorian Christmas Weekend

Brunel’s ss Great Britain
Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Road, Bristol, Bristol.
Tel: 0117 926 0680.

Step back in time as Brunel’s SS Great Britain is transformed into a Dickensian, winter scene complete with a beautifully decorated dockyard, Victorian…

Maritime / Christmas Fayre

Sun 15th Dec 2019: Christmas Magic Cruise with Santa

Ullswater ‘Steamers’
The Pier House, Glenridding, Cumbria.
Tel: 01768 482 229.

A festive treat and fun for all! Be entertained by Stu-Di-Doo’s fabulous Christmas magic show and meet Santa to hand over that all important letter.…

Maritime / Santa

May 2020

Fri 8th - Sun 10th May 2020: River Festival Liverpool

Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool, Merseyside, .

The festival is a much loved part of the Liverpool cultural events calendar, and each year, visitors’ flock to the World Heritage Waterfront to be…


June 2020

Thu 4th - Sat 6th Jun 2020: Lynmouth Regatta & Maritime Festival

Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway
Bottom Station, The Esplanade, Lynmouth, Devon.
Tel: 01598 753 486.

A weekend of traditional boating capers, fancy dress, music & beer. Traditional Devon Seagull & Pilot Gig Racing, Classic Boats, the hilarious…


Biennial steam festival in Dutch town of Dordrecht including road, rail and marine steam, as well as lots of other attractions – organs, choirs,…

Buses / Maritime / Miniature Railway / Miniature Steam / Models / Organs / Railways / Steam and Vintage Rallies

Sat 20th - Sun 21st Jun 2020: Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

Portsoy Harbour, Portsoy, Banffshire, .
Tel: 01261 842 951.

With a combination of history – maritime and rural, creativity – crafts, music and art,a ctivity – sailing, rowing and so much more.…


July 2020

Fri 17th - Sun 19th Jul 2020: Bristol Harbour Festival

Floating Harbour, Bristol, Bristol, .

Showcasing the city’s incredible maritime heritage, the historic floating harbour takes pride of place during the weekend, celebrating its rich history…


Fri 17th - Sun 19th Jul 2020: Thames Traditional Boat Festival

Fawley Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2HY.

An exciting and fun day out for the whole family, a celebration of all that's best in British boatbuilding and craftsmanship evoking the nostalgia…

Classic Cars / Maritime / Military

Sat 25th Jul - Sun 2nd Aug: Foyle Maritime Festival

Foyle Port Marina, Derry/Londonderry, Co. Londonderry, .

The nine day maritime extravaganza will feature the Clipper 2019-20 Round the World Yacht Race as part of its international programme of events, with a…


August 2020

Fri 14th - Sun 16th Aug 2020: Southampton Maritime Festival

Southampton Docks, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14.

The festival will take over Southampton's historic docks with a whole host of activities and attractions that hark back to port’s past with the…

Classic Cars / Maritime / Steam and Vintage Rallies

Thu 20th - Sun 23rd Aug 2020: Bournemouth Air Festival

Bournemouth Seafront, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 3AF.

On Land, in the Air and at Sea Festival.

Aircraft / Maritime / Military

September 2020

Sat 19th Sep 2020: Brixham Heritage Rally

Brixham Yacht Club, Overgang, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 8AR.


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