Diary & Event Dates – Whats On

ESKDALE EVENTS

Just in case our stunning location alone isn't enough to bring you to glorious Eskdale, here's some events and dates to pop in your diary -  top days out and things to do in the coming months.  

Anytime

Any time of year, there are great outdoor activities on next door at West Lakes Adventure. To find out more about their events click here.

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February

4th February - 6 Nations Start

18th February - Fish 'n Chips 'n Rock 'n Roll; LIVE MUSIC from The Roosters

28th February - Pancake Day

March

3rd March - Mickey Jupp's Birthday Gig

15th - Riot of Rhododendrons - Muncaster Castle

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24th - 26th March - GIN PARTY (Take a look at what's on offer here)

25th March - LIVE MUSIC WITH ATLAS (EVIE PLUMB)

26th - Mothers Day - MOTHERING SUNDAY MENU & Afternoon "G & Tea" 

31st March - LIVE MUSIC with KEV KENDAL Check him out here

April

7th April - Dub Festival

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14th April - Good Friday - Fish, Chips & Rock 'n' Roll LIVE MUSIC with ULTRAVIOLET FIRES - Fantastic local band - visit their facebook page here

15th April - Easter Saturday - Pace Egg Rolling down Hardknott Pass

16th April - Easter Sunday - Eco Duck Race - Make a duck and race it down the river

17th April - Easter Monday - Real Egg Hunt - Find an egg and we will cook it for your breakfast

(More details for Easter here)

20th - 23rd  April  CIDER & SAUSAGE FESTIVAL - More info here

22nd April - LIVE MUSIC from THE BLACK GUARDS (aka D'Bleedin Blaggards)

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May

May Bank Holiday weekend  - Family fun weekend at Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway and Cumbria Life Sausage Festival at Muncaster Castle

Mon, 29th May - Family Day with Fun, Games & Music - DJ PAUL SEATH

June

Cockermouth Midsummer Festival Cockermouth

Woolfest

Scafell Pike 5 Peaks Challenge

8th - 11th June Boot Beer Festival - More info here

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8th June - 7 Courses with 7 Beers to compliment the dishes in the Dining Room (Sample Menu here) OR Bar Meals with Fun & Games in the Bar

9th June - TGI Friday - Fish, Chips & Rock 'n' Roll - LIVE MUSIC with "GOOD FOXY"

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check out this fantastic band here

10th June - LIVE MUSIC with EVIE & ATLAS - All day BBQ - Sausage Eating Competition

11th  - All day Breakfast Butties - SKY SPORTS - Tractor Pulling & Sunday Roasts

25th June - LIVE MUSIC with TILDON KRAUTZ (Click here for a sneaky preview)

July

7th - 9th July - ESKFEST - see the website here for more info

JULY & AUGUST WILD WEST FESTIVAL

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4th - 10th July - West Lakes Wildest Walk Week including walks with National Trusts Martin Clayton - advice on where to walk, what level, how far (maps available) Or do the Woolpack Walk - 18 3/4 mile with all completing the walk receiving a FREE PINT & a Certificate

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August

4th-6th August - Rum Weekend

4th August - FUN & GAMES with DJ PAUL SEATH

Fun days, live music, look out for our dates and activities nearer the time.

22nd - 31st August - Hardknott Roman Week - When in Rome!! All about Romans in West Cumbria

25th August - LIVE MUSIC WITH ATLAS (EVIE PLUMB)

September

1st - 3rd September - LAGERPOCALYPSE

22nd September - MICKEY JUPP & FRIENDS! - LIVE MUSIC

30th  September - Eskdale Show

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October

14th - Wasdale Show

10th - Conservation Day at Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

24th - 28th October  - Forest Foray - more info here

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Join in our Foray for Fun!

26th - 31st October  Halloween at Muncaster Castle

27th October - the Woolpacks "Generation Game"  with DJ PAUL SEATH

28th - October - Spooky Walk

28th - 29th October - Ghost Train and children's activities at Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

31st - "those" FOLK GUYS

November

3rd-5th - Woolpack Whisky Weekend

5th - No FIREWORKS Guy Fawkes Night ! Bring the dog for a stress-free stay 

16th - 19th  - WOOLPACK INN WINE FESTIVAL 

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Join us to celebrate the world of wine with lots of special events taking place.

Try and buy some great wines and improve your wine knowledge with local experts.  Purchase tokens to sample the wines on offer

16th - Thursday night is PREVIEW NIGHT! 

17th - Friday night, dance the night away at the Woolpack with LIVE MUSIC 

18th - Saturday night, Wine Festival dinner, seven courses and seven wines. Booking is essential for this great gourmet evening. 

19th  - Sunday FOOD & FIZZ

Click here for further information

December

1st - 3rd  December - WOOLPACK VODKA PARTY - Over 80 Vodkas to try - One, Two FREE - Buy 2 vodkas and get your 3rd vodka FREE more information here

1st  December - Christmas Darts, Dominoes & Connect 4 Knockout

2nd December - Christmas Party Night

27th December - 1st January - FESTIVE FROLICS

27th December JPH Xmas Trail - via St Catherines Church and Stanley Force

28th December - Fish, Chips & Rock 'n' Roll 

29th December - DB's HARDKNOTT BIG FAT QUIZ

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30th December - Pool Knockout - kids from 4pm adults from 8pm - Fun & games for the whole family

31st - Pizza & Music in Hardknott Bar & Cafe OR No-nonsense New Year in the Dining Room with our special 777 Menu 

Just before midnight we will show Big Ben Chiming & the celebrations happening LIVE on our 100" HD TV Screen

January

1st -  Winter Warmers Pie & Tatie Pot

Sport showing all day on our 100 inch HDTV screen

25th - Burns Night