From the return of après-ski experience Bar Hütte to the opening of new rustic retreat The Tavern, plus a sprinkling of festive surprises to be discovered, Spinningfields will enchant all who visit this winter…
Bar Hütte Carol-oke
Nestled beside Manchester’s most-iconic tree, Bar Hütte’s super-snug chalets make the perfect place for get-togethers and sensational ‘carol-oke’ sing-alongs, complete with private karaoke machines loaded with festive favourites and chart-toppers. Enjoy classic cocktails and seasonal treats, including Bar Hütte’s Hot Winter G&T, beneath the stars for this unique festive experience.
Bavarian Bites at The Tavern
Brought to you by the creators of ‘The Lawn Club’, Spinningfields’ latest winter venue is the perfect place to shake-off the cold and celebrate with friends this winter, complete with twinkling lights, fur rugs and an abundance of oompah spirit. Hidden amongst the foliage of Hardman Square, The Tavern is a pop-up log cabin serving a range of authentic German dishes, including Bratwurst and Chicken Schnitzel, as well as festive drinks such as warm cider, hot cocktails and beer served in Bavarian stein glasses.
The Refinery Igloos
Transport yourself to a magical wilderness with The Refinery’s Nordic lights experience, featuring Icelandic flowers and birch combined with faux fur and twinkly lights. Accommodating groups of up to eight, all igloos come fully furnished with toasty touches including electric heaters, sheepskin throws and Drake & Morgan’s signature hot water bottles. With a specially created drinks menu to accompany the experience, Martin Miller’s Gin cocktails are perfect accompaniments be it the signature Northern Lights to the Hot Gin Toddy.
Wreathmaking at The Oast House
You are invited to join The Oast House and the lovely ladies from Flower Style for a unique wreath making masterclass in the Curious Teepee. Taking place on Sunday 1 December, the morning of festive fun will start with Mulled Wine on arrival, followed by the masterclass which will teach you how to create your very own fresh foliage wreath complete with Christmas embellishments.
Christmas Screenings at Tattu
Start your holiday season with a selection of festive films, such as Elf, The Holiday and Love Actually, hosted over two days at Tattu, featuring a festive welcome cocktail on arrival, plus a range of irresistible dishes!
For more information, call 0161 819 2060.
20 Stories Snow globes
This winter, 20 Stories will be transforming their rooftop terrace into a glamorous winter garden complete with the return of their much-loved snow globes, which make an ideal space for parties of up to 80 people.
The Oast House’s Gingerbread House
This season, The Oast House have teamed up with Cash for Kids’ Mission Christmas to make sure every child has a toy to open on Christmas day. Drop your kind donations off at the gingerbread house and receive a festive treat from Zara Cakes.
Learn How to Bake with Hey Little Cupcake!
Join Hey Little Cupcake for their kids cake making class, on 27-28 December at 11am, where your little baker can decorate four festive cupcakes to take home! The 60-minute class will include a drink on arrival, a lesson in creating 2D sugar-paste shapes and decorations for cupcakes.