Gin festival takes over 1842 bar for Bank Holiday Weekend

Posted on - 27th August, 2017 - 8:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Business, City Centre, Food & Drink, Preston City Centre, Preston News, What's On in Preston

Gin Festival at 1842 bar

This August Bank Holiday Weekend saw a vibrant gin festival take place at 1842 Bar and Restaurant.


The ‘Mad Hatters Gin Party’ festival ran fromĀ 5pm on Friday 25 August to Sunday 27 August, Ā and was located in theĀ barā€™s outdoor gin bar the Rabbit Hole.

With tickets priced at Ā£20 per ticket, gin lovers were welcomed with more than 20 speciality gins on offer, along with a range of fizz cocktails to try out.

Customers could also try the range of world beers, cask ales and fine wines available to purchase at 1842’s well stocked bar.

Each guest was given a special gin festival ticket, granting them with an impressive cocktail glass and three drinks of their choice.

Gin Festival at 1842 bar

The weather was in favour of the festival, with the sun shining throughout the weekend over the Rabbit Hole gin bar.

The newly refurbished outdoor bar had an Alice and Wonderland theme, which helped to add to the fun and unique event.

Gin Festival at 1842 bar

There was a marquee set up at the rear of the bar, enabling customers to come and enjoy the sunshine throughout the weekend.

Read more:Ā Plungington festival gives a taste of gins to comeĀ 

The marquee had seating made out of straw and its very own bar, helping serve the delicious array of drinks.

A DJ booth was also set up, providing live music and helping to set the fun atmosphere that rolled throughout each night.

Did you attend the 1842 Bar and Restaurant Gin Festival? What did you think? Let us know in the comments below

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