Christmas is a comin’ and we literally can’t wait!

We’ve got a packed calendar of events, parties and fabulous foodie treats to look forward to across the whole site, and we’ll be adding more detail every week.

See below for details and dates of what’s on and check back regularly for updates.


Beer, Bingo & Burgers Xmas Parties

Enjoy an un-missable evening of Beer, Bingo & Burgers with your work colleagues in our magnificent Function Room, on Thursday the 19th of December. It’s not your average bingo night & is set to be a hilarious mixture of fun, prizes & laughter!

Bandeoke Christmas Parties

Join us on Saturday the 21st of December, to celebrate a fantastic year with your work colleagues or friends at our Bandeoke Christmas Party. Following on from the meal, you will be entertained by a lively band with the opportunity to get up on stage & join in for a sing-along.

Group Enquiries

At the Beer Hall we can ensure your group booking is tailored to your requirements and that everything runs smoothly. With large tables at the back of the Beer Hall it's the perfect venue for a Christmas get-together, and our group booking menu keeps things simple for you and us. Ask about pre pay drinks and drinks packages too.

Spinning Block & Bistro

The 1823 Spinning Block Bistro, Bar & Grill is a modern British seafood and steak restaurant preparing and serving truly remarkable food and drinks in a truly remarkable setting.

And with 39 fabulous bedrooms onsite there’s no excuse not to make a night of it!

Christmas Day

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Take the stress out of Christmas and let our Chefs handle the Christmas Dinner. You can sit back & relax in style surrounded by your loved ones without the added pressure.

New Year's Eve

Celebrate in style this New Year’s Eve!

Join us for an unmissable evening of Champagne, Dining & Dancing.

Christmas Escape

Take the stress out of Christmas by treating yourself to a Christmas Day Escape at 1823 Spinning Block Hotel including a fabulous lunch n the Bistro, Bar & Grill.

Food Hall

Bowland Food Hall is the most wonderful showcase for the very best of Lancashire’s food and drink producers. This modern temple to gastronomic indulgence provides a platform for local producers to sell their wares in an elegant setting.

From early October look out for everything from fabulous foodie gifts and hampers to delicious dishes for your Christmas table, plus a whole host of seasonal treats in the cafe.



The Food Hall selection of hampers showcases the best produce from Bowland, from Lancashire and beyond. Each hamper is beautifully presented and will appeal to recipients of all ages and tastes. From a Boozy Boys beer lovers hamper to something a little more celebratory with Champagne and chocolates there's a superb range to choose from.

Christmas Goodies

As a wise woman named Julia Child once said, "people who love to eat are always the best people." We couldn't agree more!
From amazing produce sourced right here in Lancashire to a fabulous selection of goodies from further afield, whatever your foodie passion pop in to see us we’re sure you won’t be disappointed.

Christmas Food Orders

Bowland Food Hall was established to create a showcase for high quality local produce. We are proud to work alongside committed local artisan producers and to share the benefits with you of buying quality local produce so you can taste the difference for yourself.
Orders for meat, poultry, game, pies, cheese, cakes and puddings taken in store.

Gift Vouchers

If you are shopping for a tricky friend or family member and just cannot decide what to buy, why not let them choose their own perfect gift! With a range of gifts and experiences there is something for everyone. Give them a special treat of afternoon tea, or a stay over in luxury accommodation at one of our James’ Places venues. The James’ Places gift cards come in an array of beautiful designs, delivered to you in a sleeve which you can add your own personal message.