Roads to Rail event will be taking place 27 -30 August 2021, near Corfe Castle.

Roads to Rail, featuring:

Working traction engines ~ Children's Rides ~ Bar

Live Music ~ Trade Stalls

Step back in time for a weekend of steam-powered demonstrations and vintage fairground fun. Traction engines, road rollers, showman's engines and more - bringing the Isle of Purbeck to life with recreations of a bygone age.

Located near Corfe Castle, experience road steam and rail steam together for the first time in the Isle of Purbeck,  with rides and stalls suitable for all ages.

Don't forget to wear your flat cap!

If you fancy dressing up for the event, feel free to dress up in the period attire, whether that's a showman's outfit or steam train drivers 'Bib and Brace' and soak up the atmosphere of the weekend.

Enjoy an ice cream or hog roast in the field or visit the beer tent to sample some popular ales and ciders.

Steam-hauled passenger trains will be operating throughout the weekend. In addition an evening heritage diesel service will operate on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings.

Bring the whole family for a super steam-filled day out!

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Dates for Roads to Rail

27th Aug - 30th Aug 2021 Book Tickets

TICKET PRICES

Combined return train ride and showground entry. Adult £20
  Children (5-15) £8.50
  Family (2+3) £53
Showground (only) entry. Adult £5
  Children (0-15) FREE
Evening Entry to Showground (from 1800). Adults £5
  Children (0-15) FREE
Event Day Parking. Per Car

£3.50

ACCESSABILITY

SITE DESCRIPTION
ROADS TO RAIL is an outdoor event situated in a farmers field. The majority of the ground is flat however mobility problems are posed on grass areas, particularly in bad weather conditions. If it rains it may get muddy and access around the site  may be very difficult.

Please bear this in mind when attending the event and come prepared for all weather conditions.

Please note we do not offer any internal transport due to the limitations of moving around the site.

STROBE LIGHTING

We would like to advise all customers that flicker, laser, strobe and other lighting effects may be in use at the showground site.

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DAILY EVENTS AND TIMES

DAILY EVENTS AND TIMES

FRIDAY, 27 AUGUST
Showground 1000 - 2300      
Bar 1000 - 2300      
Live Music Galaxy Thief 2100 - 2300    
SATURDAY, 28 AUGUST
Showground 1000 - 2300      
Bar 1000 - 2300      
Live Music One for the road 1800-2000 Skint 2100-2300
SUNDAY, 29 AUGUST
Showground 1000 - 2300      
Bar 1000 - 2300      
MONDAY, 30 AUGUST
Showground 1000 - 1600
Bar 1000 - 1500

All events and performances are subject to availability, weather condition. We reserve the right to alter scheduled events and times at short notice.

CAMPING, TRADE AND EXHIBITORS

CAMPING, TRADE AND EXHIBITORS

CAMPING - 

£60 for two nights or £100 for 4 night - Complete the booking form here and email to the link below.

TRADE -

We have a range of options available to you - Complete the booking form here and email to the link below.

Email us your completed CAMPING/TRADE booking form

Email us for EXHIBITORS enquiries here

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