Santa Specials at Dean Forest Railway

Sunday 5 to Friday 24 December 2021

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Climb aboard for a steam train journey with a festive touch on the Santa Specials at Dean Forest Railway, providing an unforgettable way for the family to meet Father Christmas.

A favourite annual event for families across Gloucestershire, Dean Forest Railway is set to once again host its series of Santa Specials – combining Christmas cheer and plenty of steam for a real festive treat.

Taking place on selected dates from Saturday 27 November to Friday 24 December 2021 and expected to be bigger than ever, Santa Claus will be in attendance at the family attraction, riding on one of the vintage trains through the magical Forest of Dean.

There will be gifts for children, mince pies and seasonal refreshments available too.

Advance booking is essential, wrap up warm, and don’t forget your camera for what promises to be one of Gloucestershire’s best Christmas events.

Santa Specials 2021
Dean Forest Railway
Saturday 27 November to Friday 24 December 2021
Various times from 10.15am.
Tickets start from £15
(01594) 845840

© SoGlos
Thursday 14 October 2021



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