DIARY & EVENTS

Just in case our stunning location alone isn’t enough to bring you to glorious Eskdale, here’s our Diary & Events with 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 up the road at West Lakes Adventure. To find out more about their events click here.

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Diary & Events

April

14th April – Good Friday – Fish, Chips & Rock ‘n’ Roll – LIVE MUSIC with ULTRAVIOLET FIRES (you can check out their fantastic sound 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)

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through the Easter Holidays – Activities here

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

22nd April – LIVE MUSIC with THE BLACK GUARDS (previously known as D’Bleedin Blaggards) have a look at their facebook page here

LIVE MUSIC & GREAT FOOD & DRINK 

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Bluebell Heaven – Muncaster Castle

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May

18th May – Come & jam with “those” FOLK GUYS

27th May – Family Day with Fun, Games & Music – DJ PAUL SEATH

June

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 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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Playing at the Woolpack for the second time, check out this fantastic band here

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

11th  – Fun & Games with DJ PAUL  SEATH All day Breakfast Butties – SKY SPORTS – Tractor Pulling & Sunday Roasts

15th – Come & jam with “those” FOLK GUYS

18th June – Fathers Day

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Woolfest

Scafell Pike 5 Peaks Challenge

July

7th – 9th July – ESKFEST

JULY & AUGUST WILD WEST FESTIVAL

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3rd – 9th 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 August – DJ PAUL SEATH

11th  August – Come & jam with “those” FOLK GUYS

21st – 31st August – Hardknott Roman Week – When in Rome!! All about Romans in West Cumbria

25th  August – LIVE MUSIC with EVIE & ATLAS

September

1st – 3rd – Lagerpocalypse

22nd  September – LIVE MUSIC – MICKEY JUPP & FRIENDS

30th September – Eskdale Show

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October

14th- Wasdale Show

16th – 20th & 23rd – 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 Woolpack’s “Generation Game” with DJ PAUL SEATH

28th – October – Spooky Walk

28th – 29th October – Ghost Train and childrens’s activities at Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

31st – “those” FOLK GUYS 

November

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

17th – 20th  – 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

17th – Thursday night is PREVIEW NIGHT! And we’ve got a great deal to stay over on the 17th. Just £99 for 2 of you, including B&B, a 2-course dinner and 8 x 50ml wine tasting tokens. Give us a call to book.

18th – Friday night, dance the night away at the Woolpack with LIVE MUSIC 

19th – Saturday night, Wine Festival dinner, seven courses and seven wines. £95.00 per couple OR £47.50 per person. Booking is essential for this great gourmet evening. 

2oth  – Sunday FOOD & FIZZ

Click here for further infomation

December

2nd – 4th  December – WOOLPACK VODKA FESTIVAL – Over 80 Vodkas to try – One, Two FREE – Buy 2 vodkas and get your 3rd vodka FREE more information here

2nd  December – Christmas Darts, Dominoes & Connect 4 Knockout

3rd December – Christmas Party Night

27th December – 1st January – FESTIVE FROLICS (poster)

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

28th December – Fish, Chips & Rock ‘n’ Roll – Live Music 

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

13th & 14th January – The BIG Reunion – For anyone & everyone that has worked in the Eskdale Valley  past and present – we invite you to a weekend full of music, fun and games – more details coming soon

25th – Burns Night 

February

13th – 21st  February – Foot in Boot Walking Festival

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28th February – Pancake Day

March

9th – 11th – Gin Party

9th – LIVE MUSIC 

11th – Mothers Day – MOTHERING SUNDAY MENU & Afternoon “G & Tea” 

15th – Riot of Rhododendrons – Muncaster Castle

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