Main Events at the Woolpack Inn - please also see our Diary Dates page here
Events - Woolpack Inn
Woolpack Wine Festival: 15th November - 18th November 2018
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 PAPER CRANES
17th - Saturday night, Wine Festival dinner, 7 courses, 7 wines, 7pm. Sneak peek of the menu here
Booking is essential for this great gourmet evening.
18th - Champagne Sizzlin Sunday - Steak Stones and Specials
Click here for further information
Season Finale 1st & 2nd December
Christmas Party Weekend
Festive Frolics 2018
End of Year Celebrations: 27th 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 Party Weekend:
Over 25 Gins to sample by the glass, with accompaniments you would never think of trying!
5 Course Gin Tasting Menu
A list of Cocktails to tantalise your tastebuds
Harry's Homemade Infused Gin
G & Tea - Gin Teapots
Including: Sipsmith, Deaths Door, Dogsnose & BathTub
Easter Activities : 19th April - 22nd April
Activities for all and fun for all the family
Childrens's Activities on EASTER MONDAY
Eco Duck Race - Make your Duck then race it on the river
Pace Egg Rolling competition
Real Easter Egg Hunt - Find an egg and we will cook it for you for Breakfast
Sausage & Cider Festival : 26th April - 28th April 2018
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.
LIVE MUSIC Nights
Tractor Pull on Sunday, great food and drink all weekend.
Our usual menus also available all weekend so come along for the craic.
Spring Bank Holiday Monday with Fun & Games: 27th May 2019
Fun and games for all
Boot Beer Festival: 7th June - 9th June 2019 (tbc)
3 Inns - 4 Days - 100+ Real Ales - Good Food - Live Music
Thu 7th: 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 8th: Fish & Chips & Rock'n'Roll
Sat 9th : LIVE MUSIC,
All Day BBQ and Sausage Eating competition.
Sun 10th : All day Breakfast Butties & Sunday Roasts
Good food and craft ales with outdoor fun and games.
Visit the Beer Festival website to see what our Festival partner pubs are up to.
ESK FEST - 6th & 7th July
Woolpack Walk Week : 2nd - 9th July
18 3/4 miles, all completing the Woolpack Walk receive a FREE PINT & Certificate
Vodka Party 3rd & 4th August
Over 80 Vodkas to sample by the glass
Vodka Cocktails - 1 - 2 - FREE!
Harry's Homemade Infused Vodka Tasting Sessions PLUS
777 Vodka Tasting Trays - 7 Vodkas & 7 Sides
Lagerpocalypse: 31st August & 1st September
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 - 14th September
LIVE MUSIC from Mickey and Friends
Eskdale Show 2018 - 29th September
WASDALE SHOW - 13th October