Keswick Christmas Food and Parties

The Lakes Distillery

Founders Whisky Festival

December 15th 2018

Join the Lakes Distillery for festive celebrations as they mark our fourth birthday on Founders' Day with an action packed day, suitable for whisky enthusiasts (and their loyal family and friends). Join them in the heart of the Lake District at our award winning distillery including the global ‘Best Distillery Facilities’ award three years running.

Book a tour - running every half hour from 10am, which include extra tastings at the end of every tour – with the chance to try our latest releases – Steel Bonnets, the first English and Scotch blended malt whisky, and our newest limited edition, The ONE Sherry Expression.

  • Whisky masterclass with our whiskymaker and world-renown whisky writer Dave Broom at 11am and 3pm for £75pp.

The Lakes Distillery

It's the time of year where the distillery is transformed into a winter wonderland with fabulous Christmas decorations in the courtyard. Visit the gift shop and pick up any last minute Christmas shopping. Dine at the  Lakes DIstillery Bistro click here for the Christmas menu.

For a festive treat this December, head to Armathwaite Hall for a festive dining experience. Booking is essential so call 01768776551 to save yourself a space. More info.

Get the festive season off to a jolly start by joining the celebrations at one of 7 Lake District Hotels in and around Keswick. Christmas party nights, Christmas day lunches, festive lunches and afternoon teas with stunning decorations. 

Christmas Party menu at The George Hotel Keswick from 2nd to 20th December. The perfect place for your Christmas party. More info.

Mouth-watering Christmas menus available at the Royal Oak Keswick throughout the holiday period. Christmas Day food 12 noon - 2pm, Boxing Day - food: 12- 3pm, New Year's Eve Food: 12-6pm, Dinner bookings only from 7pm New Year's Day - Food: 12- 3pm More info and Christmas brochure

Christmas Day Lunch in MizuMizu will be serving a 6 course Christmas Day lunch with an Asian twist on the much loved ‘roast with all the trimmings’ as well as some classic Asian favourites for the less traditional. More info.

Looking for a light lunch whilst Christmas shopping or an evening meal with friends and family. Click here to view a wide range of cafes and restaurants in and around Keswick.

Breakfast with Santa at Whinlatter Forest - Come to Siskins café to enjoy your breakfast and a visit from Santa. All children receive a gift. Booking essential. For more details and booking call 017687 78410  -

New Year's Day Jazz Brunch at the Lodore Falls Hotel and Borrowdale Hotel. Start your New Year in Orleans style with the ever popular jazz brunch. Booking essential. 

Sunday 9th & 16th December 12pm-2pm 3 courses / Children £12.45 / Adults £23.95 Meet Santa Claus and enjoy a sumptuous 3 course lunch at the Lodore Falls Hotel. A magical festive experience for the whole family! More info.