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Join us for a street party at Horsted Keynes Station this bank holiday!

We will be recreating the 40s atmosphere to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) on Friday 8th May.

A fun and nostalgic event for the whole family. Dressing up is a must – but leave the spam at home!

What’s On

  • The Lindy Hop Dance Group – come and learn some new steps between 11am and 2pm
  • Allcock and Brown – the music hall duo will be performing monologues and singalongs of the 1940s
  • 23rd Sussex Home Guard – a 1940s reenactment group
  • Blitz n Pieces – will be performing wartime favourites and singalongs to Vera Lynn
  • A 1940s spiv act
  • Newhaven’s Town Crier Jason Ede
  • A display of 1940s vehicles

Advance Ticket Prices:

Ticket Type

                        Ticket Price
Adult Rover                             £17.00
Child Rover (3-15yrs)                             £8.50
Family Rover (1 adult + 3 children)                             £28.00
Family Rover (2 adults + 3 children)                            £44.00
BRPS* Adult Member Rover                             £8.50
BRPS* Child Member Rover                             £4.25
BRPS* Family Member Rover (2 adults + 3 children                            £22.00
Carer Rover                              Free
Dog                             £2.00

*BRPS - Bluebell Railway Preservation Society. Enjoy many membership benefits including disounted travel. Further details can be found on our webpage Membership

Please note:

  • Children under 3yrs (and babies) travel for free and do not require a ticket
  • Tickets are for 3rd class travel only
  • Tickets are valid on any Standard Travel service on the date specified on the ticket only
  • Carers will be required to show proof on the day of travel
  • BRPS members will be required to show proof of membership on the day of travel


Booking information

  • A £1.95 transaction fee will be added per booking for any tickets purchased online.
  • Advance tickets for this event are available as eTickets only.
  • eTickets are dispatched by email free of charge. You will receive 2 separate emails, a booking confirmation and your tickets.
  • Please print off a copy of your eTicket and bring it with you on the day of travel. If you are unable to print off your ticket and wish to bring it with you on a smartphone or tablet, it is advisable to bring a screenshot as mobile signal at some of our stations, and on our trains, is limited.
  • All bookings made under this online advance discount offer are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Terms & Conditions can be found on our website

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