ONSITE EVENTS FAQs
Where can I find a list of events held at The Slaughtered House?
Click HERE for a list of released tasting events. Full event details can be found under each ticket. and in the event section on Facebook. We have a list of events and this is advertised on Facebook, Instagram, twitter and on each table menu board in the bar.
How do I book tickets to an event?
Tickets can be booked online via the website or by calling or popping into the shop. Tickets need to be paid in full at time of booking online and in the shop. Reserved tickets over the phone must be paid for in person in the shop within 48hours. Unpaid tickets will be resold.
Will I receive a ticket when I book an event?
Physical tickets are not issued for events but please keep a copy of your internet booking or till receipt as proof of purchase. All bookings are added to the event guest list that is used to check all arrivals on the night. If you are booking tickets as a gift we can produce a Tasting Voucher for you to give, just let us know at time of booking.
I need to cancel a ticket?
If for any reason you cannot make an event, please let us know. All tickets that are resold will be refunded in full. Tickets cancelled with over a week to go also receive a full refund. Cancellations with less than a week can be transferred to another event or refunded on a gift card to spend at Turton Wines. Tickets cancelled on the day of the event will not be refunded. The reason for our policy is to cover Food & Staffing that has been allocated to the event and timings of this allocation before the event.
Where can I find out about last minute tickets?
Most of our events are sell out but we sometimes get last minute cancellations. These will always be advertised on social media, mainly Facebook and Instagram. Plus the tickets will become available on our website. If you are interested in an event that has sold out we can add your name to a waiting list for available tickets.
How often are the events released?
Events are released in bulk for each quarter. The quarters events are usually released 6/8 weeks ahead of the first tasting in the quarter. Eg. APRIL/MAY/JUNE events will be released at the beginning of February. Over the Summer we do not hold ticketed tastings on set nights but the bar is open as usual. The last tasting is mid July and first tasting will start Mid September. Follow us on social media for all events @theslaughteredhouse
Where are the events held?
All events are held in the bar area of The Slaughtered House. The Courtyard is open for table service to drop in customers during events.
How many seats are available for each tasting?
Approx 28-32 seats are released for each tasting. Depending on group numbers and room configuration we may offer more or less tickets. If you have a large a party wanting to sit together for a tasting it is possible to open a new event date with a tasting of your choice. We would then sell the remaining tickets to the public. If you have a specific tasting and group ready, please contact us and we can look at available dates.
What time do events start?
All our Friday and Saturday night Tastings start at 7pm with a welcome drink. Your presenter for the evening will start at 7.30pm. Last orders at the bar is 10.30pm. If timings are any different you will be told at the time of booking
What are the seating arrangements for a tasting?
We seat all bookings together so please let us know the names and number of guests in your group at the time of booking so we can make sure we accommodate this in the room at set up.
What is the format of an event?
Events can vary from one to another, but generally all Wine Tasting events usually start with a welcome drink on arrival, 6 glasses of wine and a sharing cheeseboard at half time. Gin events are usually a welcome drink and 5 Gins plus a cheeseboard or nibbles selection. Full details of each event can be found in the ticket section. If you have any questions, please message or call.
I know what I want to taste but you don’t have an event?
If you have a great tasting idea but don’t have the numbers to fill a full event let us know. If we think it’s a winner we will create an event around your request and sell on the seats you don’t need.
I want to join in the fun with friends but not keen on event drink choice?
Don’t miss out on a night out with friends just because you don’t like the serve. If you have a member of your party that would like a different drink, then just let us know at time of booking and we can give them a different drink choice from the bar menu.
I have a dietary requirement can you accommodate?
If you have any special requirements, please let us know at the time of booking and we can make arrangements to cater for you on the night. We do have crackers & biscuits suitable for gluten intolerance & vegan.
Can I book a tasting ticket as a gift?
Yes, they make great gifts. We have tasting vouchers that can be given as a gift. These vouchers are specific to an event. If you are unsure of which event to book then a gift or e-gift card would be more suited.
Is the bar available for private hire?
Yes, The Slaughtered House is available for private events & tastings. Private tastings can be held in the bar area on Friday & Saturday nights. The courtyard would still be available for table service for drop in drinkers. Sunday - Thursday the bar & courtyard can be booked. Due to the location of our bar we do not take bookings for music events such as discos, live performances etc. Events that would suit the space are:
Corporate events & meetings
We would like to hire The Slaughtered House for a corporate training & team building day, is this possible?
Yes, it is a great space for team building days and what better way to end the day than with a wine or gin tasting!