Events at the Lord Nelson

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Pub Quiz & Pasta *first Tuesday of every month, kick-off at 8pm

Live Music & Open Mic Nights *every third Tuesday of the month, kick-off at 8pm


Wednesday 11th October - Cheese & Port Evening


Saturday 4th November - Bonfire Pints & Platters

Saturday 18th November - Creation Station in Private Dining Room


From 1st to 24th December: Nelson Noel menu

Wednesday 13th December - Special Christmas lunch for Winthorpe Villagers and Care Home

Sunday 17th December: Santa is returning to the Lord Nelson!

Sunday 25th December: We are closed

Tuesday 26th December: Boxing Day Brunch

Sunday 31st December: James Bond-themed New Years Eve Party

Past Events

*For the privacy of our clients, we don't cite private events and functions below.



Friday 1st September - Breakfast Sponsor for Newark Business Club

Friday 22nd September - Harvest Supper with Hog Roast and live music


Friday 4th August - Live Music with Swing Nouveau

Saturday 26th August - Annual Duck Races, BBQ & Party


Sat 1st July - Winthorpe Village Summer Fete & pub sponsorship of the Village Scarecrow Competition

Sat 15th July - "WinFest": Winthorpe Music and Real Ale Festival, in aid of Beaumond House


Thursday 15th June: Gin Tasting Evening with Bob Ratcliffe (Bottled Drinks Company) and Ann et Vin in celebration of World Gin Day

Sunday 18th June: Father’s Day Menu


Monday 1st May: Bank Holiday Opening

Wednesday 3rd May: Sunset Yoga


Saturday 8th April: Grand National sweepstake

Saturday 15th April: Easter Egg Hunt in Victorian Walled Garden

Sunday 16th April: Easter Sunday Menu

Monday 17th April: Easter Bank Holiday Opening

Sunday 30th April: 7pm Live Music with Dan Spendlow & Chromatic


Friday 3rd March: Live Music with Ant McAndrew

Friday 17th March: St Patrick’s Day Menu

Sunday 26th March: Mother’s Day Menu


Thursday 26th January: "Sparkles" Wine Tasting with Ann et Vin



Saturday 31st December. New Years Eve bash. Hot buffet, music and sparkles. £15 ticket. 8pm kick-off.

Monday 26th December: Boxing Day Brunch (11am - 4pm)

Tuesday 13th December: Christmas Lunch for Winthorpe Village Silver Surfers.

Sat 10th & Sun 11th December: Santa Claus and his reindeer miniature horses are coming to the Lord Nelson from 10am to 12pm.


Thursday 24th November: Bingo! Eyes down @ 8pm.

Thursday 17th November: "Ladies Night" - Stella & Dot
8:30pm Fashion show with Tickadee Boo & Deja Vu, Beautician, Sparkles & Platters

Saturday 5th November: Lord Nelson Bonfire Party


Saturday 29th October: Halloween cocktails

Thursday 20th October: Bingo & Bangers!

17th to 21st October: "Best of British Farming" Menu

Friday 14th October: Official opening of our new Private Dining Room: Sparkles & Canapés

Lord Nelson Autumn 2016 Events


28th September: Wine Tasting with Ann et Vin & Supper

20th September: Open Mic & Live Music Night

14th September: Sunset Yoga, Smoothies & Superfood Salads


27th August: Annual Duck Races & BBQ

17th August: Sunset Yoga, Smoothies & Super-Salads.

Friday 5th August & Saturday 6th August: Brazilian Olympic Opening Ceremony Menu & Cocktails.