Events - Woolpack Inn


June 2017

Boot Beer Festival: 8th June - 11th June 2017

3 Inns - 4 Days - 100+ Real Ales - Good Food - Live Music

View the Woolpack's 2016 Festival Beer List! It'll give you the idea...

Thu 8th: The Seven Ales for Seven Courses dinner at 7pm
Places in the dining room are limited and booking is recommended.

...and/or bar meals and the quiz in the bar.

Fri 9th: Fish & Chips & Rock'n'Roll with GOOD FOXY
making their second Woolpack appearance. They sound like this.

Live Music Boot Beer Festival

Sat 10th : LIVE MUSIC with Evie Plumb & Atlas
All Day BBQ and Sausage Eating competition.

Sun 11th : All day Breakfast Butties & Sunday Roasts
Good food and craft ales with outdoor fun and games.
SKY SPORTS; on the big screen

Visit the Beer Festival website to see what our Festival partner pubs are up to.

July 2017

EskFest 2017: 7th & 8th July

Woolpack Walk Week : 3rd - 10th July

18 3/4 miles, all completing the Woolpack Walk receive a FREE PINT & Certificate

August 2017

It's a Rum 'un!: 4th-6th August

Celebrate our Cumbrian Rum heritage

More info soon


September 2017

Lagerpocalypse: 1st-3rd Sep

Over 20 different lagers

Bratwurst - Schnitzel - Steins - Fun & Games

Thirsty Thursday

Live music Saturday with John Eaton

Hau-den-lukas Finals with the Stacker Cup Challenge Sunday

Sport on the BIG SCREEN


Eskdale Show 2017 - 23rd September


October 2017

October half term at the Woolpack

Friday 27th
Play the Generation Game! Kids at 7pm, Adults at 8pm

Saturday 28th
Spooky walk and ride finishing at the Woolpack for bonfire and roast chestnuts.

CALL US for more information

November 2017

Whisky Weekend: 3rd-5th Nov

Keep out the cold and damp with our warming Whisky Weekend!

Tutored tasting, whisky taster vouchers, whisky-themed gourmet food: more details follow.

Woolpack Wine  Festival: 16th November - 19th November 2017

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 OR buy by the glass OR 'Like the Taster? Finish the Bottle.'

16th - Thursday night is PREVIEW NIGHT! with tutored wine tasting with Paddington Berger

17th - Friday night it's Fish & Chips & Rock'n'Roll 

18th - Saturday night, Wine Festival dinner, 7 courses, 7 wines, 7pm.       Booking is essential for this great gourmet evening. 

19th  - Champagne Sunday FIZZ & FOOD 
with the Sunday Roast or Afternoon Tea

Click here for further information

December 2017

Vodka Party: 1st December - 3rd December

Over 80 Vodkas to sample by the glass

Friday 1st
Vodka Cocktails - 1 - 2 - FREE! Christmas Darts, Dominoes & Connect 4 Knockout too

Saturday 2nd
Harry's Homemade Infused Vodka Tasting Sessions PLUS
It's Christmas Party Night! 

All weekend
777 Vodka Tasting Trays - 7 Vodkas & 7 Sides

Festive Frolics 2017

End of Year Celebrations:  27th December - 1st January

Christmas Trail with JPH on Wednesday 27th

St Bees Triers Post Christmas blowout on Thursday 28th at 10am
- Mitredale Bridge to the Woolpack
Fish, Chips & Rock 'n' Roll

DB's Big Fat Quiz on Friday 29th

Pool Knockout on Saturday 30th
Party Night in the Hardknott Bar with Music & Dancing

777 - 7 courses with 7 drinks @ 7pm on Saturday 31st
or Music & Pizza in the Hardknott Bar (Big Ben at midnight!)

Winter Warmer Pie & Tatie Pot on New Years Day

March 2018

Gin Party: 9th March - 11th March

Over 35 Gins to sample by the glass, with accompaniments you would never think of trying!

Gin Cocktails - 1 - 2 - FREE

Harry's Homemade Infused Gin

G & Tea - Gin Teapots

Ruin your Mother on Mothers Day

Including: Sipsmith, Deaths Door, Dogsnose & BathTub


Easter 2018

Easter Activities : 30th March - 2nd April 2018

Activities for all and fun for all the family

Fish & Chips & Rock 'n' Roll with LIVE MUSIC

Eco Duck Race - Make your Duck then race it on the river

Pace Egg Rolling competition down Hardknott Pass

Real Easter Egg Hunt - Find an egg and we will cook it for you for Breakfast

April 2018

Sausage & Cider Festival : 20th April - 23rd April 2017

This friendly and jovial festival celebrates the very best of local Ciders and a scrumptious array of Sausages. We were CAMRA West Cumbria's Cider Pub of the Year 2017! so expect the best.

Over 50 ciders and 25 flavours of sausages from
local Butchers Bewley's, Woodalls, Melville Tyson & Taste Of The Lakes

LIVE MUSIC on Saturday night, Tractor Pull on Sunday, great food and drink all weekend.

Our usual menus also available all weekend so come along for the craic.