Events at Scarborough North Bay Railway.

We operate a number of family orientated events throughout the year. See below for further details.

Events for 2021 will be announced soon!

Teddy Bear Express Every Friday during July & August 2020

Each child aged 10 or under, who brings their own bear can travel FREE when accompanied by an Adult.

(max 2 children per adult, adults must purchase return tickets).

Family Fun Day Sunday 19th July 2020

Great fun day of events for all the family.

Magic Mike doing shows for the kids from 11am

Face Painting **…
David Nicholson and the Twilight Choir 2pm -4pm
Stories from North Bay Tales with Joe Coates from 12noon – 3pm
Kids treasure hunt with prizes
Bouncy Castle **
Water Chute, Water Walking Balls and Pedalos **
Trains Every 15 mins from both stations **
Scampi Shack, Ice Cream Kiosk and Boatman’s Tavern open all weekend.
Please note there will be a charge for all attractions marked **

For more details email or Telephone 01723368791

Meet NorBeRt the NBR Bear

Every Wednesday & Friday please call our office on 01723 368791 to confirm NorBeRt will be out and about. 

Sorry NorBeRt will not be at the railway Wednesday 21st or Friday 23rd August.

NBR Train Gala 26th & 27th September 2020

Ever wanted to see all our engines in one day? Why not come down to the North Bay Railway and join in the fun at our upcoming Gala! Every available engine will be running on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September, including our steam engine ‘GEORGINA’!

We are running Silver Timetable so trains are from 10:40! Neptune, Triton, Poseidon, Robin Hood and Georgina are looking forward to seeing you.

The Historic Water Chute and Boats are also open. 

Please allow 3 to 4 hours for your visit.

HALLOWEEN EVENT 26th October – 1st November 2020

Come and see some spooky happens at the North Bay Railway. Trains will be departing from Peasholm Station every 30 minutes from 10.30pm to 4pm.

HALLOWSCREAM EXPRESS 29th, 30th & 31st October 2020

At part of our week long themed Halloween event we will have some spine chilling special trains running. The Halloween Express will depart from Peasholm for a spooky return train ride to Scalby Mills. Anyone who is in fancy dress will get a prize. Please note later trains are not suitable for children under the age of 7 years. 



Scarborough Sparkle at Scarborough Open Air Theatre – 27th, 28th & 29th November 2020

The ‘Christmas Sparkle’ event will be on at Scarborough Open Air Theatre more details to follow.

Our Illumination Specials will be running 27th & 28th November departing Peasholm at 5pm, 6p, & 7pm



Christmas Illumination Train 27th & 28th November 2020

Your illuminated journey starts at Peasholm Station YO12 6PF, where our 1931 made train await you – decorated with thousands of lights. Regular trains will be departing Peasholm Station at 5pm, 6pm & 7pm. We will take a leisurely return ride from Peasholm Station to Scalby Mills, you can enjoy the wonderful lighting display from your carriage. The show ends as you are greeted by the twinkling lights of Scalby Mills and the reflection on the Sea. After a turnaround at Scalby Mills and with the opportunity to disembark and take photographs from the platform, you will then return to Peasholm Station to experience the spectacle from a different direction.

27th & 28th November
Friday & Saturday
First Depart Peasholm Station: 5pm, 6pm & 7pm



SANTA Special Specials 5th - 21st December 2020


Come down to the North Bay Railway in Scarborough to join in the festive celebrations, and most importantly meet Santa himself.

For more details of the NBR Santa Special Click Here


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