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Ales on the Rails

Dates for this event

  • 7th September 2018,
  • 8th September 2018,
  • 9th September 2018
Ales on the Rails

All hail the ale

Steam and sup at the East Lancashire Railway's three day beer festival!

What’s included?

Stops along the line will be showcasing some of the very best breweries, so whether you are an ale aficionado or a cider supremo you are sure to find something to suit your palette.

Ticket information, prices and getting here

Freedom of the line tickets are our best value tickets and include unlimited travel all day.

Family (2 adults & 3 Children) £39.50
Adult £15.50 
Child £9.50 
Concession £14.00 

Single and return fares between Heywood, Bury, Ramsbottom and Rawtenstall are also available. Find your fare.

We recommend beginning your journey at Bury Bolton Street Station. For information on how to find us and car parking visit our Getting Here page.

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