• Monthly Resident Artist at The Swan in the Rushes

    Thu, 28 February 2019 - Sun, 31 March 2019

    The Swan in the Rushes have come up with a fantastic idea: to use their pub to showcase the artwork of local artists. They’re currently looking for talented individuals to feature as their first resident artist for the duration of April. The Swan will give the artist a blackboard for them to do their thing […]

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Bee-ing Friendly at the Kean’s Head

    Fri, 01 March 2019 - Mon, 30 September 2019

    Castle Rock Brewery and The Wildlife Trust have enjoyed working together for a few years now, and as we move into spring and summer we’re looking forward to welcoming bees into our pub gardens. The Kean’s Head (as ever) are fully on board and have plans to plant their bee bombs during March, to reap, […]

    Kean's Head


  • Bee Friendly Gardens at the Golden Eagle

    Fri, 01 March 2019 - Mon, 30 September 2019

    Castle Rock Brewery and The Wildlife Trust have enjoyed working together for a few years now, and as we move into spring and summer we’re looking forward to welcoming bees into our pub gardens. The Golden Eagle is preparing to plant their bee friendly plants, and looking forward to a garden a buzz with wildlife […]

    Golden Eagle


  • Business Networking

    Thu, 21 March 2019

    Once a month The Embankment welcome all types if businesses, large or small, to come and mingle in their beautiful Lord Trent and Jesse Boot room for a couple of hours. The format is a simple one: 6pm, arrival, registration and mingle 6.30pm, intros and Business Presentation 7.30pm, networking and food served 8.30pm, close Your […]

    The Embankment


  • Poppy Folk Day at the Poppy and Pint

    Sun, 24 March 2019

    Get yourself to the Poppy and Pint for a day of folk music and song. Confirmed acts include Rosie Hood and Lucy Huzzard, Megan Wisdom, Tom Lewis, The Russel Sisters, Paul Wisdom, Bernard and Jill Blackwell, Steve Parry and AJAR, plus more still to be confirmed. Visit http://www.poppyfolkclub.co.uk for more events and information.

    Poppy and Pint


  • Makers’ Market at The Embankment

    Sun, 24 March 2019

    A gorgeous collection of one off handmade, home grown, designed and created items by independent small businesses and creatives, showcasing their wares in the beautiful Lord Trent & Jesse Boot Rooms at The Embankment. Applications now being taken for stand holders – email hello@tamilycooksonevents.com Entry is free, but you’ll need to register for tickets here.

    The Embankment


  • The Inaugural Golden Eagle Theme Quiz

    Thu, 28 March 2019

    Starting with Harry Potter, the Golden Eagle is hosting a theme based quiz with cash prizes and a free food offering for all who attend! Anyone daring enough to come dressed for the part will also be entered into the best dressed competition. £1 per person. Good luck!

    Golden Eagle


  • Vibrant Forest Brewery Showcase at the Fox & Grapes

    Thu, 28 March 2019

    The Fox & Grapes is delighted to present to you a showcase a range of wonderful beer from Vibrant Forest. Vibrant Forest is a microbrewery from the south of England, in the New Forest National Park. “Every style and every beer we create is designed to bring forth a grand adventure in flavour. Whether it […]

    Fox & Grapes


  • Mother’s Day at the Embankment

    Sun, 31 March 2019

    Treat mum this Mother’s Day with a choice of all day brunch or all day roasts! And if you think that might not quite do it, book a table to get a free glass of prosecco. What’s not to like? Brunch: 10am-5pm Roasts: 12pm-7pm T&Cs apply.

    The Embankment


  • Mother’s Day at the Willowbrook

    Sun, 31 March 2019

    Take mum to the Willowbrook this Mother’s Day and say thank you for all the loves with a delicious two or three course meal. Plus, with every booking, mum’s receive a glass of prosecco on the house. £15 – two courses £18 – three courses Enjoy!

    The Willowbrook


  • Mother’s Day at Yarn

    Sun, 31 March 2019

    This Mother’s Day treat mum (and your bank balance!) to a delicious meal at Yarn. Book a table and mum eats for free – everyone’s a winner! T&Cs apply.

    Yarn


  • Mothering Sunday Lunch at the Fox and Crown

    Sun, 31 March 2019

    This Mother’s Day let the Fox and Crown look after everything! For just £12.95 enjoy a two course Mothering Sunday lunch, including a drink.   Pre-ordering and a £5 deposit is required.   Please see the menu below: Starters: Pea and Watercress Soup (ve) Prawn Cocktail Mains: all served with Roast Potatoes, Mash Potato, Spring Greens, […]

    Fox and Crown


  • The Swan in the Rushes Battle of the Bands

    Mon, 01 April 2019 - Tue, 30 April 2019

    Come and take part in the Battle of the Bands! Taking place upstairs in the Hop Loft, the winner (as voted for by you guys) will headline The Swan in the Rushes yearly festival, Festival in the Rushes! If you’d like to get your band up on the stage please contact the Swan at: swanintherushes@castlerockbrewery.co.uk […]

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Lincoln City F.C Themed Quiz at the Golden Eagle

    Tue, 02 April 2019

    Test your knowledge on Lincoln City Football Club while enjoying good company, great beer and free nibbles at the Golden Eagle’s themed quiz night. May the biggest fan win!

    Golden Eagle


  • Thornbridge Tap Takeover at the Stratford Haven

    Thu, 04 April 2019

    Join the lovely people at the Stratford Haven for yet another Tap Takeover! Thornbridge Brewery will grace the bar taking over 5 guest cask pumps and 7 guest craft beer taps – definitely one to enjoy while stocks last…  

    Stratford Haven


  • Silly Sock Day at Yarn

    Fri, 05 April 2019

    Autism East Midlands and Yarn invite you to join them during this year’s Autism Awareness Week to raise awareness of autism by wearing the silliest set of socks you can get your feet in! All the bar staff at Yarn will be donning the most ridiculous socks they can find on the 5th April and adding […]

    Yarn


  • The Modest Live in the Old Cold Store

    Fri, 05 April 2019

    This Friday 5th, The Modest are live in the brewery’s Old Cold Store, playing all your favourite mod, soul, ska, classics and more! Turn up at 8pm for access to the Old Cold Store’s private bar, with live music kicking off at 9pm. Entry is free!

    Vat and Fiddle


  • The Grand National Sweepstake at the Stratford Haven

    Sat, 06 April 2019

    Get yourself down to the Strat for the Grand National and join in all the excitement! Watch the race on the edge of your seat, and if you fancy it, why not join the pub’s sweepstake, too?  

    Stratford Haven


  • Grand National and Sweepstake at the Bread and Bitter

    Sat, 06 April 2019

    Be a part of the Grand National’s great atmosphere at the Bread and Bitter, where you can watch the race live on the TV in the bar area. If you want to take part in the sweepstake too, it’s only £1 to enter, and the chance of winning the kitty is yours!

    Bread and Bitter


  • SALT Brewery Tap Takeover at the Swan in the Rushes

    Thu, 11 April 2019

    Get yourself down to see the great folks at The Swan in the Rushes and try some great beers for their next tap takeover. This time you can try your favourites (or discover something new) from SALT Brewery as they grace the taps behind the bar.

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Singaround and Music Session at the Poppy and Pint

    Sun, 14 April 2019

    Upstairs at the Poppy and Pint, all are welcome tonight. ♫♪ Sing a song or two, play a few tunes, or come along to just listen. Free entry. Visit http://www.poppyfolkclub.co.uk/ for more events and information.

    Poppy and Pint


  • Vinyl Night at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 14 April 2019

    The Bread’s beloved Vinyl Night is back this April, so dip into your record collection and make your way over. Every song that gets a spin is added to the Bread’s Spotify playlist for you to enjoy the rest of the month.

    Bread and Bitter


  • Chocolate Stout Weekend at The Swan in the Rushes

    Fri, 19 April 2019 - Mon, 22 April 2019

    Enjoy chocolate in the ultimate way, with a selection of chocolate porters and stouts in cask, keg and can, of course. Available all Easter weekend.

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Sore Point Live in the Old Cold Store

    Fri, 19 April 2019

    Classic rock covers from Sore Point are guaranteed to get your weekend off to a great start this Friday! Turn up at 8pm for access to the Old Cold Store’s private bar, then enjoy live music from 9pm. Free entry!

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Easter Sunday at the Fox and Crown

    Sun, 21 April 2019

    Spend this Easter Sunday with loved ones at the Fox and Crown. They have a special menu just for the occasion (see below) which includes two courses and a drink for just £12.95* To make sure everything’s just right on the day you’ll want to book a table and pre-order your food by collecting a […]

    Fox and Crown


  • Easter Sunday at the Stratford Haven

    Sun, 21 April 2019

    Spend this Easter Sunday at the Stratford Haven and enjoy a great selection of beer to go with your roast lamb, on the Sunday menu especially for Easter.

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Two Tribes Brewery Showcase at the Fox and Crown

    Thu, 25 April 2019

    What better way to spend your Thursday than at the Fox and Grapes? Oh, and they will be showcasing excellent beers from Two Tribes Brewery too, if you needed a little more incentive. See you there.

    Fox & Grapes


  • CAMRA’S Mild in May – Fox & Grapes

    Wed, 01 May 2019 - Fri, 31 May 2019

    Every May, CAMRA celebrate the mild style of beer. It wasn’t too long ago this type of beer was rarely seen, but thanks to initiatives like this, now they crop up all over the place for your drinking pleasure. This May, the Fox & Grapes is joining the party with the aim to have at […]

    Fox & Grapes


  • CAMRA’s Mild in May – Bread and Bitter

    Wed, 01 May 2019 - Fri, 31 May 2019

    Every May, CAMRA celebrate the mild style of beer. It wasn’t too long ago this type of beer was rarely seen but thanks to initiatives like this, now they crop up all over the place for your drinking pleasure. And they’re great. This May, the Bread and Bitter will be participating again, offering at least […]

    Bread and Bitter


  • Mild in May – Stratford Haven

    Wed, 01 May 2019 - Fri, 31 May 2019

    Every May, CAMRA celebrate the mild style of beer. It wasn’t too long ago this type of beer was rarely seen, but thanks to initiatives like this, now they crop up all over the place for your drinking pleasure. This May, the Stratford Haven is joining the party with the promise to showcase at least […]

    Stratford Haven


  • CAMRA’s Mild in May – Swan in the Rushes

    Wed, 01 May 2019 - Fri, 31 May 2019

    This month embrace the sun shining and join the Mild Trail. CAMRA celebrate the mild style of beer every May, and so do we! This May, The Swan in the Rushes invite you in to sample their guest milds on throughout the month. What’s more, there’s 20p off every pint of mild for CAMRA members. […]

    Swan in the Rushes


  • Apples are in season at the Lincolnshire Poacher

    Wed, 01 May 2019 - Fri, 31 May 2019

    It’s May, the orchards are in full bloom, and following CAMRA’s lead, we’re celebrating cider and perry this month. The Lincolnshire Poacher however, are taking it to a whole other level. Cider lovers, rejoice! They will be extending their cider range to a minimum of 15 available at any one time. And some apples never […]

    Lincolnshire Poacher


  • Apples are in season at Yarn

    Wed, 01 May 2019 - Fri, 31 May 2019

    It’s May, the orchards are in full bloom, and following CAMRA’s lead, we’re celebrating cider and perry this month. Yarn, too, will be rewarding anyone that opts for nature’s sweet (or dry) cidery goodness with a very nice 50p off every pint of real cider all month long.

    Yarn


  • Meet the Cidermaker with Blue Barrel at the Stratford Haven

    Thu, 02 May 2019

    What better way to start May, than with the orchards in full bloom, hopefully a little bit sun, and a visit from Leo from Blue Barrel at the Stratford Haven? Following CAMRA’s lead we’re celebrating the glorious apple this month, and we encourage you to do the same! Leo will be down for a chat […]

    Stratford Haven


  • Cider Celebration Evening at the Fox and Crown

    Thu, 02 May 2019

    As we enter May, the first of CAMRA’s cider month begins! The apples are in season again and the Fox and Crown is having a special night to enjoy the cider they become. They’ll be joined by some of their local cider produces and experts, who will be holding intimate discussions on various topics surrounding […]

    Fox and Crown


  • UnderDogs Live in the Old Cold Store

    Fri, 03 May 2019

    The UnderDogs are rocking up the Old Cold Store this Friday to bring you all your favourite rock covers from all eras. Definitely not one to miss! The Old Cold Store’s bar will be open from 8pm, then the live music kicks off at 9pm. Free entry

    Vat and Fiddle


  • Dean Friedman at the Poppy and Pint

    Sat, 04 May 2019

    Dean Friedman returns to the Poppy and Pint, where following last year’s sold-out 40th Anniversary tour, he will be performing solo – on guitar and keyboard – hit songs and fan favourites from his 40 year strong repertoire. Join Friedman for an evening of powerful, poignant and hilarious songs about the ordinary and extraordinary lives […]

    Poppy and Pint


  • Bank Holiday BBQ at the Lincolnshire Poacher

    Sun, 05 May 2019

    Everyone loves a bank holiday, and the lovely bunch at the Lincolnshire Poacher are no exception. Join them this bank holiday for a BBQ from 5pm and general good vibes all day long.

    Lincolnshire Poacher


  • Beer from the USA at the Fox & Grapes

    Mon, 13 May 2019 - Sat, 18 May 2019

    American Craft Beer Week takes place internationally from the 13th-18th May. Of course, we’re celebrating. The Fox & Grapes have gone all out to organise a USA Brewers Showcase, with the promise of having some of the best beers America has to offer available on the bar while stocks last!

    Fox & Grapes


  • American food and Beer at The Swan in the Rushes

    Mon, 13 May 2019 - Sat, 18 May 2019

    To celebrate this year’s American Craft Beer Week, The Swan in the Rushes will be offering American food to complement American craft beers on the bar. Enjoy!

    Swan in the Rushes


  • American Craft Beer Week at the Stratford Haven

    Mon, 13 May 2019 - Sat, 18 May 2019

    A selection of specially selected American craft beers will be taking over the guest taps at the Stratford Haven to celebrate American Craft Beer Week this May. If you’re a fan, make sure you get yourself down to sample a few!

    Stratford Haven


  • Charity Quiz at the Kean’s Head for Mental Health Awareness Week

    Thu, 16 May 2019

    It’s quiz night at the Kean’s again, but this one’s a little different to the others. Firstly, all proceeds will be donated to The Shaw Mind Foundation. Secondly, this quiz is themed around mental health to promote awareness of the importance of our mental well-being. 🙂 £1 entry, prizes to be won – come along […]

    Kean's Head


  • Castle Rock’s YARD PARTY at the BREWERY & THE OLD COLD STORE

    Fri, 17 May 2019 - Sat, 18 May 2019

    It’s back and better than ever! Our Yard Party returns for the sequel on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th May. We’ll have over 60 beers available, both cask and keg, live music across both days and plenty of delicious food from Smoqued, Homeboys, and on the Saturday from Big Melt, too. We’re also sourcing beers and cider from […]

    Alexandra Hotel,  Barley Twist,  Bread and Bitter,  The Canalhouse,  Cricketers Rest,  Derby Tup,  The Eagle,  The Embankment,  Forest Tavern/Maze,  Fox & Grapes,  Fox and Crown,  Golden Eagle,  Horse and Plough,  Lincolnshire Poacher,  New Barrack Tavern,  Newshouse,  Rook and Gaskill,  Stratford Haven,  Swan in the Rushes,  Vat and Fiddle,  The Willowbrook,  Yarn


  • Castle Rock Comedy Club launches at the Yard Party’s Comedy Corner

    Fri, 17 May 2019 - Sat, 18 May 2019

    Castle Rock Comedy Club present to you Comedy Corner, launching for the first time at our Yard Party this May. Turn up, pay what you want, and have a good old chortle! Castle Rock Comedy Club will continue once a month after the Yard Party, to take place in the Old Cold Store or the […]

    Vat and Fiddle


  • FA Cup Final at the Bread and Bitter

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    If the FA Cup has to end, we might as well end it right: cheering the boys on from down the pub! Make sure you don’t miss it and get yourself down to the Bread and Bitter, for a great atmosphere and hopefully an even better match.

    Bread and Bitter


  • FA Cup Final at the Canalhouse

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    The FA Cup is oldest football competition in the world, and arguably the most exciting of them all. Give this year’s the respect it deserves and definitely don’t miss the final! Enjoy it at the Canalhouse for a great atmosphere and hopefully an even better match.

    The Canalhouse


  • England V Pakistan ODI at the Stratford Haven

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    Who loves the cricket? Who loves big breakfasts, BBQs and an outside bar? You know what to do then – get yourself to the Strat for a brilliant and atmospheric day, just a stone’s throw from Trent Bridge Cricket Stadium.   Open from 9am on cricket match days.

    Stratford Haven


  • World Whisky Day at the Lincolnshire Poacher

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    For one day only the Lincolnshire Poacher is offering a massive 30% off all their whisky. That’s over 75 different whiskies on offer under one roof. Which day, we hear you ask. Why, World Whisky Day of course. The perfect chance to sup at your favourite, or sip at something new, no?

    Lincolnshire Poacher


  • World Whisky Day at the Swan in the Rushes

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    Whisky lovers – this one’s for you. 20% off all whiskies behind the bar at The Swan in the Rushes – for one great day only – World Whisky Day 2019.

    Swan in the Rushes


  • World Whisky Day at the Kean’s Head

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    This World Whisky Day, pop into the Kean’s Head, where there will be a selection of whisky offers ready and waiting for you.

    Kean's Head


  • Watch the FA Cup Final at the Bread and Bitter

    Sat, 18 May 2019

    The Bread and Bitter is as good of a place as any to watch the FA Cup Final this year, with a selection of brilliant beers on the bar to enjoy while you do so.

    Bread and Bitter


  • Vinyl Night at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 19 May 2019

    It’s back! Get yourself down to the Bread’s beloved Vinyl Night. On the third Sunday of the month you’ll want to dip into your record collection and make your way over. Every song that gets a spin is added to the Bread’s Spotify playlist for you to enjoy the rest of the month.

    Bread and Bitter


  • Bank Holiday BBQ at the Lincolnshire Poacher

    Sun, 26 May 2019

    Join the lovely lads and lasses at the Lincolnshire Poacher for a brilliant afternoon/evening/night on Sunday with a BBQ from 5pm. And sleep in all Monday because it’s the spring bank holiday! We just love it when that happens. Of course, the Poacher will be open as usual on Monday, too.

    Lincolnshire Poacher


  • Hamburger Day at the Kean’s Head

    Tue, 28 May 2019

    Six mouth watering homemade burgers to choose from and 15% off any Castle Rock Brewery pint (cask or keg!) to wash it down with. And that’s why we love hamburger day. PS. Every single one is available as meat, veggie or vegan. (Falafel as veggie/vegan)

    Kean's Head


  • All Hands on Deck – Mikron Theatre Co at The Poppy and Pint

    Thu, 30 May 2019

    All Hands on Deck is ‘a tale of two wrens’ looking for a wartime adventure. The show is a love story between the Royal Navy and their loyal ‘Jenny Wrens’, lovingly celebrated with humour and song. Mikron is an award winning theatre company, with 48 years of touring under its belt in its honourable quest […]

    Poppy and Pint


  • West Indies V Pakistan at the Stratford Haven

    Fri, 31 May 2019

    It’s West Indies V Pakistan and Bridgford (and the rest of the world) is buzzing. Be sure to get yourself to the Strat for one of their famous breakfasts first (served from 8am) and return for the BBQ and outside bar later.  

    Stratford Haven


  • >> TRIPLE THREAT: Wander Beyond // Odyssey // Two Tribes << at the Fox & Grapes

    Sun, 09 June 2019

    We love the Fox & Grapes because when it comes to great big beery events they always get it right. So when they told us they were going to showcase three of the most exciting, upcoming breweries were weren’t surprised, but we were delighted. Start Nottingham Craft Beer Festival the right way with this triple […]

    Fox & Grapes


  • Wylam x Almasty: Cask is Craft at the Fox and Grapes

    Fri, 14 June 2019

    If you’re at Nottingham Craft Beer Week on Friday, be sure to pop into the Fox & Grapes from 5pm. They’re showcasing two brilliant breweries – Wylam and Almasty – to prove one thing. Cask is Craft. If you still need convincing, try a pint, you won’t be disappointed.

    Fox & Grapes


  • Vinyl Night at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 16 June 2019

    The Bread’s beloved Vinyl Night is back for the third Sunday of June, so dip into your record collection and make your way over. Every song that gets a spin is added to the Bread’s Spotify playlist for you to enjoy the rest of the month.

    Bread and Bitter


  • Father’s Day at the Bread and Bitter

    Sun, 16 June 2019

    Let’s face it, our dad’s are either the coolest man we know or exactly the opposite. Either way, if you’re looking for how to celebrate Father’s Day this year, we’ve got just the thing. Get yourselves to the Bread and Bitter’s beloved Vinyl Night. Bring your records, bring his; just show us some dad dancing. […]

    Bread and Bitter