What's On Sun 04 Jun 2023

Hollycombe Steam Festival
Join us for Hollycombe Steam Festival 2023 back for the first time since 2019.

Open from 10am to view exhibits with Hollycombe rides and trains from around 12noon.

There will be around 20 visiting full size engines and 30 miniature engines in steam. With an emphasis on working steam you can enjoy examples of:

* Wood Sawing
* Steam Threshing
* Steam Ploughing
* Road Making

Award winning Langham Brewery will be joining us with their craft beer and other refreshments.

Open Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th June.

Chose from 1 day tickets or 3 day tickets.

All this in addition to the usual fun of a day out at Hollycombe!

Take a ride on the Narrow-Gauge railway and take in the breath-taking views over South Downs National Park.

Enjoy a ride on steam-driven 1912's Golden Gallopers, find your favourite horse, carriage or cockerel and delight at the traditional fairground music.

Step into our Bioscope and enjoy a Bioscope picture show.

Sit-back and let children enjoy the children's rides: chair-o-planes, Toyset roundabout and Dobbies. Suitable for ages approximately 2 - 8 years old.

Pick a friend to brave the steam-driven swing boats and enjoy the views over the fairground and miniature railway. (Height restrictions apply).

Go for a spin on our steam-driven chair-o-planes. (Height restrictions apply).

All abord the miniature railway. Enjoy a journey on the 7 1/4" scale railway nestled between the fairground and the gardens.

Take a walk to the steam farm to see examples of agricultural steam and learn about the applications of steam in the farming industry.

Stroll through our gardens with the sounds of fairground organs in the air.

Watch examples of working steam with a variety of engines across site.


Museum shop
Toilets including accessible toilet and baby change
Ample parking including accessible parking
Traditional fairground side stalls