Isle of Wight What's On Guide: 2023 Events OnTheWight

Real Ale Train

Saturday 2110.00amJuly


Isle of Wight Steam Railway

The Railway Station
Station Road
PO33 4DS

01983 882204

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Real Ale Train


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A summer evening of trains and fine ale.

Join us for a convivial and most agreeable evening as the train takes you to the ale! Board the train at Havenstreet or Wootton for a tour of the line with stops at Wootton, Havenstreet and Ashey stations for a glass or two at each. At Havenstreet a range of beers will be on tap in the AV room. At Wootton beers will served from the waiting room on the platform whilst at the rural location of Ashey station beers will be served from a marquee in the picnic area. You can also reach us via Smallbrook Junction and Island Line services. See our website for connection times.

The evening event includes unlimited travel on trains from 4pm. From early evening a hearty BANGERS & MASH SUPPER will be available from the refreshment rooms (not included).

Payment for beer can be made by tokens only, with each token being worth one half-pint of beer. Tokens are priced at £3.50 for two. Tokens can be purchase from the token sellers who will travel on the train. Your ticket will include one complimentary pint! Live music is provided by Jukebox Jazz.

Trains will be running through the day as normal and will be followed by a special timetable of evening trains.