1940s Events

Disclaimer: We are not affiliated with any of these events. Please check there are no changes before you travel. Were possible we have tried to connect you to the events own website or facebook page.

We try to keep this events list to 1940s only, however you will see 'Multi Period' or 'Multi Era' in brackets at the end of some of the listings, we have been informed that these have 40s content and/or following.


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September 2019

6th-8th (Fri-Sun) ~ The Victory Show, Leicestershire ~ LE9 1SG 

7th-8th (Sat-Sun) ~ Normandy & D Day Veterans 75th Anniversary Reunion ~  PO1 3LJ 

7th-8th (Sat-Sun) ~  Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway 1940s Weekend  ~  BD23 6AF 

7th-8th (Sat-Sun) ~ Village at War Weekend, Stoke Bruerne ~  NN12 7SE 

8th (Sun) ~ 1940s Day - Mizens miniature railway society ~  GU21 2JW 

13th-15th (Fri-Sun) ~ Grassington 1940s Weekend ~ BD23 5AQ

14th (Sat) ~ Desborough 1940s Day ~  NN14 2RS 

14th (Sat) ~ 1940s Day, Sandtoft Airfield ~ DN9 1PN

14th (Sat) ~ Battle of Britain Commemorative Day, Bently Priory Museum  ~ HA7 3FB

14th-15th (Sat-Sun) ~ Hughenden 1940s Weekend ~  HP14 4LA   

14th-15th (Sat-Sun) ~ Forties Weekend - West Somerset Railway ~ TA24 5BG

14th-15th (Sat-Sun) ~ The 1940's Weekend - North Norfolk Railway ~ NR26 8RA 

14th-15th (Sat-Sun) ~ Wheels of War Weekend & 40s Dance – Crewe ~ CW1 2DB  

21st-22nd (Sat-Sun) ~ Newstead Abbey 1940s Weekend ~ NG15 8NA

21st-22nd (Sat-Sun) ~ Crowle and Ealand 1940s ~ DN17 4JS

21st-22nd (Sat-Sun) ~ Salute to the 40s, Chatham Dockyard ~ ME4 4UY

21st-22nd (Sat-Sun) ~ Avon Valley Railway 1940s Weekend ~ BS30 6HD

21th-22nd (Sat-Sun) ~ 1940s Weekend, Tanfield Railway ~  NE16 5ET 

27th-29th (Fri-Sun) ~ Welshpool 1940s Weekend ~ SY21 7JQ

28th-29th (Sat-Sun) ~ Bletchley Park, 1940s Vintage Weekend ~ MK3 6EB 

28th-29th (Sat-Sun) ~ Fort in the Forties - Kent ~ DA12 2BT 

28th-29th (Sat-Sun) ~ 1940s Weekend - Cholsey & Wallingford  Railway ~  OX10 9GQ 

28th-29th (Sat-Sun) ~ Rufford Abbey 1940s Weekend 2019 ~ NG22 9D 

October 2019

5th-6th (Sat-Sun) ~ Statfold at War 1940’s Weekend ~  B79 0BU 

5th-6th (Sat-Sun) ~ Wartime at Wansford, Nene Valley Railway ~  PE8 6LR

5th-6th (Sat-Sun) ~ Romney Marsh Wartime Weekend ~  TN29 0EE 

11th-13th (Fri-Sun) ~ NYMR / Pickering 1940s Weekend ~ YO18 7AE

19th-20th (Sat-Sun) ~ Papplewick steps back in time to 39-45 ~ NG15 9AJ

19th-20th (Sat-Sun) ~ 40s Weekend – Rushden Transport museum & railway ~ NN10 0AW 

26th-27th (Sat-Sun) ~  Autumn 1940s Weekend – Newark Air Museum ~ NG24 2NY  

31st (Thur) ~ Chesterfield 1940s Market ~  S40 1AR 

November 2019

9th (Sat) ~ Ossett in the 40s ~ WF5

23rd-24th (Sat-Sun) ~  Christmas  on  the Home Front WW2 Experiance, Kent Life Museum ~ ME14 3AU

30th (Sat) ~ A Spiffing 1940s Christmas! ~ NN1 2JL

December 2019

14th-15th (Sat-Sun) ~ Vintage/ 1940s Event - National Emergency Services Museum ~ S3 8PT

26th-27th (Thurs-Fri) ~ Christmas Leave, Watercress Line ~ SO24 9JG