25th February 2019

Special menu created for Mother’s Day

WITH mother’s day just weeks away, thoughts turn to how best to say thank you to mums and grandmothers for everything they do all year round. Now, the talented team at Holker Hall’s stunning Ilex Brasserie have unveiled a tantalising menu to bring families together on Sunday March 31. There are three delicious starters to […]

18th February 2019

Packed calendar of events unveiled for 2019

A PACKED diary of fun events and festivities are set to enthral visitors to Holker Hall and Gardens throughout 2019.   This year will see a range of activities take place to entertain families and help guests celebrate the seasons in style.   The newly unveiled calendar will include a number of Holker firsts including […]

29th January 2019

Never miss a moment at Holker Hall and Gardens in 2019

VISITORS to Holker Hall and Gardens are set to benefit from an amazing new season ticket deal. Holders of a ticket can visit the hall as many times as they wish – and also get free access to some of its most popular events. Priced at just £35 for an individual ticket or £55 for […]

10th October 2018

Extra day added to popular Holker Winter Market

An extra day has been added to the normally, two day event, meaning visitors have even more opportunity to start their Christmas shopping early!  The market will start on Friday 2nd November and run through to Sunday 4th November with a record number of businesses already confirmed to exhibit.  Opening times on the Saturday and […]

10th September 2018

Fiery fun at the 5th Holker Chilli Fest

            The 5th Holker Chilli Fest took place last weekend and a damp start didn’t deter the chilli enthusiasts from enjoying some fiery fun with 2,600 people flocking to the two day event. It was another full house for the popular chilli eating competitions hosted by Darth Naga.  A packed […]

4th September 2018

World’s hottest pizza launched at Holker Chilli Fest

The hottest weekend of the year is fast approaching, as chilli enthusiasts from across the country gather at a south Cumbrian estate to celebrate the delights of the capsicum and organisers are excited to announce that the 5th annual event is the chosen location for the launch of the ‘World’s Hottest Pizza’.  Visitors to the […]

13th August 2018

Pop-up is a roaring success for Holker!

A new summer pop-up launched for July and August at the historic Holker Hall has proved a sell-out hit with both locals and tourists according to the event organisers. ‘Pop-up Pub & Pizza in the Courtyard’ is open every Saturday from 3pm until the end of August and with free entry visitors can expect good […]

14th June 2018

Classic Car Show finds a new home at Holker Hall

The 15th July will see a new event at Holker Hall in Cark in Cartmel as the Kirkby Lonsdale Motor Club stage their 18th annual classic car show – The Car’s the Star, within the historic venue’s parkland for the very first time.  Previously staged at Heaves Hotel, Levens, the show will bring together displays from […]

4th June 2018

Enjoy summer nights and outdoor theatre at Holker Hall & Gardens

On Saturday 7th July the London based Quantum Theatre company will be visiting Holker Hall with their performance of The Reluctant Dragon. A pacey, action packed, humorous show for all the family, with live music – a fabulous chance to enjoy an unforgettable alfresco experience in a stately setting.  The performance will be starting in […]

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2019 Winter Opening Times

The Gardens are now closed until the 2020 season. The Hall and Courtyard (Cafe, Ilex, Gift Shop & Food Hall) are open Thursday to Sunday, 10:30am to 5pm. 







Dates and Times 

The Hall and Courtyard (Cafe, Ilex, Gift Shop & Food Hall) are open 10:30am – 5pm. Thursday to Sunday.

Friday 29th November – Sunday 1st December

Thursday 5th December – Sunday 8th December

Thursday 12th December – Sunday 15th December