Here is our guide to the next few months at The Golden Ball...

Want to know more about each event? Scroll down below to your chosen night to find out more.

2019 AT THE GOLDEN BALL OF LONGTON

WEEKLY EVENTS

Acoustic Sessions - Every Sunday
Our wonderful acoustic singers change weekly and depending on the act the session will run at either 5-8pm or 6-9pm. Keep up to date with our events page on facebook.

Not A Pie Night - Every Tuesday
Every Tuesday from 6pm join us for a sharing “pie” each week the pie filling changes - keep up to date on facebook to find out which pie it will be.
Share a pie for 2 people for £20 or 4 people for £30.

Themed Thursday
Every Thursday from 6pm we will choose a different theme. This could be anything from steak and wine to Mexican night. Keep up to date with this week’s theme on facebook.

MONTHLY EVENTS

Dog Walking Morning - 2nd Sunday of every Month
Join us for our monthly dog walking, the walk will start at the pub with a brew on the house at 10am and be a 5-7 mile circular walk setting off along the marsh and back around to the pub for 1pm (ish) The walk is open to everyone (even if you don’t have a dog) and is free of charge with no pre booking needed. Dates are as follows.
13 January | 10 February | 10 March | 14 April | 12 May | 9 June | 14 July | 11 August | 8 September | 13 October | 10 November | 8 December

Craft Morning - 2nd Sunday of every Month
Each month we will bring a local craft expert to help you with your crafting skills or to teach you something new. The mornings will run 10am - 12 noon, free tea and coffee will be on hand. Booking and payment details are different for each event. Please check below for specifics.

13 January - Round brush painting (Folk It) with Vintage Crafts by Jaxs SOLD OUT
10 February - Hand-building Pottery with Christine Cherry Ceramics SOLD OUT
10 March - Crochet for beginners with Moho Crafts
14 April - Knitting with Shenna Swan MA
12 May - Intro to basic floral arrangements with Suzanne
9 June - Crocheting - the next level with Moho Crafts
14 July - TBC
11 August - TBC
8 September - TBC
13 October - TBC
10 November - Christmas Card Crocheting with Moho Crafts
8 December - TBC

SPECIAL EVENTS

Join us for the foodie event of the year!  Arrival for 7pm for the blessing of the haggis followed by a 3 course Scottish inspired meal for just £20 plus live music.  Pre bookings only. To book call 01772 613 527 or pop in and speak to a member of the team.  See the  Burns Night Menu here

Join us for the foodie event of the year!

Arrival for 7pm for the blessing of the haggis followed by a 3 course Scottish inspired meal for just £20 plus live music.

Pre bookings only. To book call 01772 613 527 or pop in and speak to a member of the team.

See the Burns Night Menu here

Technically CNY is Tuesday 5th Feb but we want to throw a proper party so we are bringing you CNY early and no Chinese New Year would be complete without a Chinese inspired menu and… Karaoke!  Join us from 7pm to bring in the new year… again. If you wish to dine with us we do recommend booking. To book call us on 01772 613 627

Technically CNY is Tuesday 5th Feb but we want to throw a proper party so we are bringing you CNY early and no Chinese New Year would be complete without a Chinese inspired menu and… Karaoke!
Join us from 7pm to bring in the new year… again. If you wish to dine with us we do recommend booking. To book call us on 01772 613 627

1st February - 16th March  We will be showing all Six Nations England matches and will also be giving away free bacon butties at half time to everyone watching.  Match dates are: Saturday 2nd February - Ireland V England 4.45pm Sunday 10th February - England V France 3pm Saturday 23rd February - Wales V England 4.45pm Saturday 9th March - England V Italy 4.45pm Saturday 16th March - England V Scotland 5pm

1st February - 16th March

We will be showing all Six Nations England matches and will also be giving away free bacon butties at half time to everyone watching.

Match dates are:
Saturday 2nd February - Ireland V England 4.45pm
Sunday 10th February - England V France 3pm
Saturday 23rd February - Wales V England 4.45pm
Saturday 9th March - England V Italy 4.45pm
Saturday 16th March - England V Scotland 5pm

VALENTINE’S MENU   A special day deserves a special menu and that is exactly what we have for you here.  There will be 2 sittings. 5pm - 6.15pm - £35 per person 6.15pm onwards - £45 per person  Pre-booking only. To book call 01772 613 527.  To see the  full menu click here

VALENTINE’S MENU

A special day deserves a special menu and that is exactly what we have for you here.

There will be 2 sittings.
5pm - 6.15pm - £35 per person
6.15pm onwards - £45 per person

Pre-booking only. To book call 01772 613 527.

To see the full menu click here

THE SUPPER CLUB Thursday 21st Feb   The Supper Club will be our recreation of a historic event here at The Golden Ball.  Excerpt from The Preston Guardian, Saturday February 24, 1849 "SUPPER – On Monday evening last, a supper was given to a large party of friends and neighbours by Mr John Wilkins, of The Golden Ball, Longton. The Longton band attended, and, with untiring zeal, kept up a flow of good humour and pleasing enjoyment, by their lively strains during the whole evening. The same liberality was displayed by Mr Taylor, of the Bull Inn, on the same evening."  ORDER OF THE NIGHT... 7pm Arrival 7.30pm Shepherds pie, picked cabbage and grilled Lancashire cheese mash 8pm Live music from Longton Band Plus Charity Raffle with profits going to the South Preston Rotary

THE SUPPER CLUB Thursday 21st Feb

The Supper Club will be our recreation of a historic event here at The Golden Ball. 
Excerpt from The Preston Guardian, Saturday February 24, 1849
"SUPPER – On Monday evening last, a supper was given to a large party of friends and neighbours by Mr John Wilkins, of The Golden Ball, Longton. The Longton band attended, and, with untiring zeal, kept up a flow of good humour and pleasing enjoyment, by their lively strains during the whole evening. The same liberality was displayed by Mr Taylor, of the Bull Inn, on the same evening."

ORDER OF THE NIGHT...
7pm Arrival
7.30pm Shepherds pie, picked cabbage and grilled Lancashire cheese mash
8pm Live music from Longton Band
Plus Charity Raffle with profits going to the South Preston Rotary

Pancake Day & Kids Film Night Tuesday 5th March

St Patrick’s Day Sunday 17th March

Mother’s Day Sunday 31st March