Venues licensed for an Outdoor Wedding Ceremony in Lancashire are few and far between. Heskin Hall is a beautiful venue and has a number of options for you.
Please follow the link to access a copy of our current brochure. There are lots of options of style of celebration from Classic to Twilight and from Evening to Small & Intimate. You can even just get married here during the week.
This offers not only plenty of room but also the backdrop of the beautiful front facade of this Historic Hall.
The Registrars use the portico at the front of the Hall. We fan out our gold chiavari chairs on the lawn with a large aisle and bows to your colour on the aisle chairs.
A music system and microphones mean your guest need not miss a word of your ceremony
The Garden Terrace Lawns
Our Wisteria and honeysuckle covered arch gazebo that marks the access from the garden terrace to the lawns. It makes a beautiful focal point for this site for your outdoor Ceremony in Lancashire.
Our chairs occupy both lawns to either side of the path that forms an aisle.
The Woodland Fairy Dell
For fans of nature this option for your Wedding Ceremony in Lancashire is a must. Get married under the leafy canopy of ancient trees beside a steam. All just a few feet, but shaded from from our car park
Have you , like many people have been forced to say goodbye to loved ones in ways that have been less than they could have hoped? There is a solution. A memorial wake or Celebration of Life Ceremony with wake is a help to lots of people. You can have and you deserve the opportunity to grieve with the support of our nearest and dearest . What can you do?
Have a Celebration of Life ceremony. This gives you the ability to say goodbye properly. It is an opportunity to grieve. You will have the chance give to support to those who have been left behind. A chance to show respect for the deceased. It is a respectful and often uplifting way to honor the memory of the deceased. It can be a traditional style Memorial Service or something different. Our staff will help you to create a fitting and uplifting event.
Here at Heskin Hall we provide a beautiful setting and a sympathetic reception to your and your loved ones needs
Celebration of Life Ceremony
Our staff help you create a ceremony and memorial celebration. We can take the ceremony for you if you wish. Alternatively perhaps a family member wants to do it. Maybe a friend or even a professional celebrant may be involved. There are many options and we can guide you through the process sympathetically. Our Panelled Ceremony Room is a beautiful setting but you don’t have to use it if you want something less formal. We can go outside if the weather is fine and it is attractive to you as an option.
It is traditional to provide some kind of catering at these events. That does not mean that you have to stick to a set style however. Have a light buffet for example ( all most people feel they want) or we can look at dishes that were and are important to you, the deceased or your family.
Enjoy our Fully licensed and reasonably priced bar & that is widely stocked as well as tea and coffee on hand
We have flexible packages for most budgets that start at £9pp
Please note we do have a minimum spend depending on date & time.
To find out Whats on at Heskin Hall at any given time all you have to do is check our Whats on page
There will be updates that are posted regularly. We worked through last years challenges & will do as much as can to entertain again this year
Please note we will list here all of the public events that are occurring. We have any number of private functions throughout the year. From Weddings and parties to Christenings and Funerals Teas. Dates & details of these fairs & events may therefore change on an ongoing basis. Please check regularly
Looking for something different for your, Group, Club, Office party or friends get together? Is it to be a Christmas Lunch Afternoon Tea or Party?
Sick of cheesy lookalike performers??
How about something relaxed? Ample parking. Easy access and reasonably priced??
We have some options for you
A feature of Christmas festivities for Centuries has been fun gambling so why not have a Fun casino Evening ??
AFTERNOON TEA -£15pp
Afternoon Tea is a favorite here at Heskin Hall so it was always going to make it on to our Christmas, Lunch, Afternoon Tea or Party offer.
Our on trend relaxing Afternoon Tea is served with our vintage crockery & table linen – all with a Festive theme and either tea, coffee or a teapot full of our delicious mulled wine for that extra bit of festive fun!
If the Lunch option from our Christmas Lunch, Afternoon Tea or Party options is the one for you then we have yet more choices for you.
A delicious 2 course (£19) or 3 course (£27) lunch is available.
Please choose your Christmas menu in advance from the following:
Home made Spicy parsnip Soup with freshly baked roll
Chicken Liver pate, tomato onion & chili chutney with toasted brioche
Deep Fried breaded brie with a cranberry coulis served on a petite salad
Traditional Roast hand carved Turkey served with all the “trimmings” and a rich roast gravy
6oz Sirloin Steak cooked to your liking & served with a whisky & walnut sauce
Goats Cheese tart served with butternut squash & chickpea stuffing drizzled with pesto
Luxury Christmas Pudding served with hot Brandy Sauce
Rich Baileys Cheese cake drizzled with Irish Cream Liqueur and served with cream
Rich Homemade Sherry Trifle
Please note all main courses are served with Roast Potatoes, Mashed Potatoes Honey glazed Root Vegetables and Buttered Sprouts.
Tea, Coffee & Mince pies can be added for £3.50pp
EVENING PARTY – from £27pp
No Christmas would be complete without the option of a Christmas party were you dance the night away. So here is ours
Group of 50 or more? Looking to dance the night away? We can provide a party or you on an exclusive basis with a DJ and an evening supper of Hot Pot or Hot Roast Pork rolls stuffing apple sauce with fries (you choose in advance).
Want a 3 course meal instead of a supper? £38pp
Drinks packages pre-ordered start at £30 for 2 bottles of house wine, £30 for bucket of 10 bottles of beer…. Contact us for details
A CASINO CHRISTMAS – £30pp
For groups of 50 or more have a great fun night with canapes, a glass of Fizz & a buffet (so as not to interfere with the fun) & DJ
If you are looking for a Multicultural Wedding or Asian Wedding venue Heskin Hall is happy to work with you to incorporate traditional and cultural aspects into your day. We have years of experience in planning and executing weddings of all sorts of styles. We can cater in house both Halal and fusion menus or if you would like to use an outside caterer for religious reasons we do understand and can work with you on this.
Heskin Hall is a beautiful backdrop to any function. It can add a sense of history and style to you Multicultural Wedding or Asian Wedding. It is also very accessible. Central to most parts of the North West.
We also offer exclusive use so that you can enjoy privacy for you and your guests
Our main function room alone can seat c.120 for formal dining buffet style involving other rooms in the suit can take numbers to c.180/200.
For larger parties there is always the option for the hiring of a marquee to be placed on one of our spacious lawns. These start at c. £5000.
We can cater for your Mendhi, Nikah & Walima in using our function suite of rooms in a manner agreed with you to best suit your requirements.
We understand that Hindu Traditions have requirements all of their own & can adapt accordingly.
There are 2 entrances available if you wish to have the Baraat each side of the family arrive separately and can accommodate a fire pit & Mandap.
Advice on venue dressers is available as well as help to ensure that your day Traditional or Modern goes well
If you would like your Anand Karaj here we can do that . Our Ceremony room is licensed too so you could have both civil and religious ceremony if you wish.
We have a long drive for you Barat and of course would be happy to host your Langar either catering in house or with an outside caterer.
We are finding lost of couples who are looking to adapt traditions to the modern world and their own style. Multicultural Weddings or Asian Weddings can now take many formats. If that is what you would like then do please talk to us to help create the day you want
Children are engaged more in a subject if they and see and feel it. Group visits help with this
We offer visits with talks about the Hall & its history, mixed in with local history in a way that brings it alive.
We can also focus on set period of history if you like – such as WW1 or WW2 etc..
We even have lots of History based events though out the year with reenactors , demonstrations etc that would be of interest. We even have an outreach program ( please contact for details )
Are you a member of a club or Association looking for a place for a Group Visit? Want somewhere interesting and a bit different for your Group Visit? We offer packages for groups who book in advance.
For groups (15 or more) we offer a “package deal” at £13.50pp of
2 course meal : and
a talk either about the Hall and its history or about Antiques (or even a “Roadshow style” valuation session),
All our food is freshly prepared and locally sourced. To cut down costs each person in your party needs to make a fixed choice of main meal each in advance from the following (a vegetarian option is available). Obviously it makes it easier for us if you could limit the variety of selection between you.
Steak & Ale pie with Homemade chips and seasonal vegetables
Home made Lasagna and salad
Sausage with Yorkshire pudding, onion gravy, creamy mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables
Apple pie & cream
Sticky toffee pudding
Cake of the Day
Your party will also, of course, be free to explore around the Hall.
For groups of 30 or more we will provide the same package (without the Dessert element) for £8.50pp.
*deposit of 10% required on booking.
**Groups not taking advantage of the above are always welcome to view the Hall as normal on payment of our admission charge. Please give at least 7 days notice to allow us to ensure that our café is suitably prepared.
For school visits just give us a call to discuss your requirements