Rail Partnerships – Community Events 2024

Enjoy Themed Family Entertainment and Activities on Greater Anglia Services

The local Community Rail Partnerships, supported by Greater Anglia, are excited to announce a series of special events throughout the year. These events offer themed fun, family entertainment, and activities on board one or more of our services at very reasonable prices. This initiative includes events like:

  • Train and Walk to Walton on the Naze
  • Old Time Music Hall Train
  • Train and Walk from Colchester to Clacton-on-Sea
  • Beccles Food & Drink Festival – from Lowestoft
  • Great Garden Rail Trail 2024

When events are available for booking, they will appear on the website. Click on any of the available events for more information and to book tickets. Some 2023 events are already available to book.

How to Get Your Tickets

Tickets for these events are available for Ticket Machine/Office collection only. Please select this option at the Delivery Options page. You will receive your ticket collection reference via email prior to the event. Be sure to check both your inbox and Spam folder.

Tickets must be collected at the local ticket office or ticket machine. Here’s how:

  • Ticket Machine Pickup: Select the option on the machine to pick up pre-booked tickets and enter your collection reference when prompted. You may need to insert your debit or credit card used for booking to verify your identity. Your card will NOT be charged.
  • Staffed Ticket Office: Ask the staff member in the ticket office to pick up your tickets with the collection reference you received. You may need to insert a debit or credit card into the machine to verify your identity.

Please note, event bookings close around 12 noon, two working days prior to the event date. Don’t miss out on these fantastic opportunities to enjoy themed events and activities with your family.

For more information and to book tickets, click here.

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