Events at North Bay Heritage Railway, Sky Trail & Historic Water Chute.

North Bay Railway operate a number of family orientated events throughout the year. See Below for furth details.

Due to the coronavirus we are CLOSED until further notice we hope to reopen as soon as possible.

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 **CANCELLED**

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 **CANCELLED**

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.

Purchase our Unlimited All Day Pass and travel all day, as many times as you like! £5 per adult, £4 per child, Family Ticket £16.
The Historic Water Chute and Boats are also open. The Boatman’s Tavern will also be open providing a fine selection of ales.
Please allow 3 to 4 hours for your visit.

HALLOWEEN EVENT 26th October – 1st November 2020 **CANCELLED**

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 **CANCELLED**

Tickets ON SALE via online shop or from our Peasholm Ticket Office from 23th August 2019.

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. 

For more details of the Halloween Scream Express Click Here


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 CLICK HERE for tickets.



Christmas Illumination Train 27th & 28th November 2020 **TICKETS NOW ONSALE**

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 Experience 5th - 21st December 2020 **TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE**


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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Covid-19 update 27th September 2020 – Do you bit to help protect yourself.

To help protect everyone who visits NBR you will see all our staff wearing a mask. You will be asked to sanitise your hands on entry with the sanitiser we provide or your own. A mask is worn on entry and whilst queuing, you can remove the mask when you are on the train or at a table within the Lake area. You will need to fill in the Track and Track form or scan the NHS Covid-19 QR code with your smart phone. We ask everyone to respect social distancing at 2 meters. We continue to clean each carriage compartment, tables and Water Chute after each use. Door handles and other touch points on a regular basis.

North Bay Heritage Railway is running a regular train service throughout the day.

The Historic Water Chute is open everyday over October Half Term 24th October – 1st December.

Tickets are available to buy via our website or on arrival at North Bay Heritage Railway.

NBR will be Covid-19 compliant and we ask all visitors for follow the simple rules. Safety of passengers and staff will be put first!

Just a reminder all 20/21 Season tickets are valid until 31st March 2022, any train or attraction vouchers will be extended until 31st October 2021 these include ones issued by Yorkshire Coast Radio, Great Yorkshire Radio and NBR. All Driver Experiences will be rearranged once the social distance restrictions are lifted (we are not putting an expiry date on these experiences) We are constantly reviewing these dates and will extend them if needs be. ⠀

Our office is now open 10:30am – 4pm telephone 01723 368791, we can be contacted via social media or email⠀

Thank you to everyone for your continued support during this difficult time, stay safe.

The NBR Team.


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