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Beer Festivals

Beer Festivals

The last event of 2018 is fast approaching, the Rails n Ales Beer festival held over the weekend of 24th - 27th August will once again be held at Staverton. The Devon Diesel Society’s award-winning bar will open from 11.00 until late (18.00 Monday) be offering a great selection of over 45 real ales plus Craft Beer, Wines, Prosecco, Pimms and Ciders.

Trains will be running all day with departures from Totnes (mainline connection) and Buckfastleigh (large free car park) at frequent intervals throughout the day, and into the evenings on Friday and Saturday.

In addition, there will be:

– Food and light refreshments throughout the day
– BBQ Friday & Saturday evening
– buffet car serving a variety of hot and cold foods and soft drinks
– Chilli on Sunday evening
– a ‘just for fun’ quiz on Sunday evening.

Proceeds from the festival go towards the maintenance and restoration of the Society’s historic diesel locomotives D2246, D6737 and D402. The festival poster is available for download here for distribution, and the WTT will be published closer to the festival date. See you there!