Main Events at the Woolpack Inn - please also see our Diary Dates page here
Events - Woolpack Inn
Easter Activities : 19th April - 22nd April
Activities for all and fun for all the family
Sausage & Cider Festival : 25th April - 28th April 2019
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.
FRIDAY NIGHT (26th April) LIVE MUSIC with OUT ON BAIL
SATURDAY NIGHT (27th) LIVE MUSIC with WARDROBE MONSTERS
Tractor Pull on Sunday, great food and drink all weekend.
Our usual menus also available all weekend so come along for the craic.
Boot Beer Festival: 6th June - 9th June 2019
3 Inns - 4 Days - 100+ Real Ales - Good Food - Live Music
Thu 6th: 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 7th: Fish & Chips & Rock'n'Roll - LIVE MUSIC with THE BLACK SAIL BAND
Sat 8th : LIVE MUSIC with SPRINGFIELD All Day BBQ and Sausage Eating competition.
Sun 19th : All day Breakfast Butties & Sunday Roasts. Good food and craft ales with LIVE MUSIC from EVIE
Visit the Beer Festival website to see what our Festival partner pubs are up to.
ESK FEST - 5th & 6th July
Pudding & Prosecco 2nd - 3rd August
Homemade Puddings with Prosecco & Cocktails
Homemade selection of Pudding Platters with glasses of fizz and/or Cocktails - Pudding Menu coming Soon!
Lagerpocalypse: 30th August & 31st August 2019
Over 20 different lagers
LIVE MUSIC WITH THE FANTASTIC - OUT ON BAIL
Bratwurst - Schnitzel - Steins - Fun & Games
Live music Saturday
Hau-den-lukas Finals with the Stacker Cup Challenge Sunday
Sport on the BIG SCREEN
MICKEY JUPP & FRIENDS - 13th September
LIVE MUSIC from Mickey and Friends
Eskdale Show 2019 - 28th September
WASDALE SHOW - 12th October
Woolpack Wine Festival: 21st November - 24th November 2019
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.'
15th - Thursday night is PREVIEW NIGHT! with tutored wine tasting with Paddington Berger
16th - Friday night it's Fish & Chips & Rock'n'Roll
with LIVE MUSIC with THE MUSTANGZ
17th - Saturday night, Wine Festival dinner, 7 courses, 7 wines, 7pm.
Booking is essential for this great gourmet evening.
18th - Champagne Sizzlin Sunday - Steak Stones and Specials
Click here for further information
Season Finale 1st December
Christmas Party Weekend
Festive Frolics 2019
End of Year Celebrations: 26th December - 1st January
26th December - Boxing Day Sport on the BIG Screen & Pizzas from the Woodburner Oven
27th December - Hardknott Big Fat Quiz & TAPAS Thursday (3 Tapas for £10)
28th December - LIVE MUSIC from THE KICKSTARTS
29th December - St Bees Triers Post Xmas Blow Out
30th December - Pool Knockout - kids from 4pm adults from 8pm + SIZZLIN STEAK SUNDAY
31st - Pizza & Music in Hardknott Bar & Cafe OR
Just before midnight we will show Big Ben Chiming & the celebrations happening LIVE on our 100" HD TV Screen
Gin Festival Weekend:
Over 40 Gins to sample by the glass, with accompaniments you would never think of trying!
5 Course Gin Tasting Menu on Saturday Evening - Menu here
A list of Cocktails to tantalise your tastebuds
Local Gins, Lakeland Gin Liquers & Harry's Infused Gins
G & Tea - Gin Teapots