There are many things to do during the weeking in Workington, here are just a few:


Lakes Escapes

If you’ve never had the chance to try an escape room before, this is the best place to start. It doesn’t matter whether you make it out or not, it’s all about the fun of the game. It takes place for 1-2 hours, and your team has the chance to have interactive technology for clues. There’s a multitude of different games to choose from, from ‘Casino Heist’, ‘A Modern Detective’ and ‘Shipwreck Cove’. With slots from 10am to 10pm on weekends.

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The Ritz Cinema

Sit and relax with new film releases, films playing this weekend are Spiderman:No Way Home, The Kings Man, Clifford the Big Red Dog, The 355, The Matrix and Scream. As an opening offer tickets are just £5 per person for any film.

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Lounge 41

If your into live music, then Lounge 41 might be the place for you this weekend. With live bands on every night, a good time is guaranteed for music lovers, it’s also free entry on Saturdays. Opening times for Friday and Saturday are 7pm – midnight and it’s free entry.

The Ship Inn

The ship Inn pub on Washington Street serves a wide selection of food, beer, customers can watch the match on Sky Sports TV or have a dance to the jukebox offered. Open all weekend from 11am to 11pm.

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Whinlatter Forest Park

If it’s family fun you’re looking for, Whinlatter Park may be the perfect pick for you. Located in Allerdale, its full of mountain bike trails, scenic walks and iconic views. You can also hire a boat there were the Cruiser will take you for a lake ride that will take your breath away. If you’re feeling brave you can also tackle the Honister Pass, which is a steep climb but worth it for the scenery and experience. for more information.

Llama Trekking

Lama Treks are possibly one of the most fun-filled activities you can do in Workington. You can ride a Llama through a countryside trek which will cost £45, or you could do even have a half day Llama for £90. All ages are welcome and its fun for all the family, with many different walks you can take. Including a private celebration trek for someone special. You can even go as far as adopting one!


BLOCKS Steakhouse

The 5 star rated restaurant is one of the best places in Cockermouth to visit if you’re looking for somewhere for an evening meal. The best quality of steaks are served and with vegan options available. BLOCKS was voted The Best Steak House In Cumbria in both 2019 and 2020. Also includes a children’s menu for your little ones and is available for bookings on weekends. for details on booking a reservation or booking a hotel stay.

Workington Railway Club

Railway Club has a buzzing atmosphere and is a hybrid of a pub/club. It has a bingo night on Friday nights, there’s also live karaoke and a friendly pub atmosphere with a great selection of drinks. Ut’s open until Midnight on a Saturday and has a dancefloor for the atmosphere. It’s chap and cheerful and makes for a good night out. for more info.

Buttermere Lake

Situated in Cockermouth, Buttermere Lake is on of the most tranquil places in Cumbria. It’s free to wonder all through the weekend and has some of the most beautiful scenery. There is a footpath you can follow along the water, or you can take a trek up Haystacks and Red Pike to see the Lakeland from the best angles. If you fancy refreshments you can buy local icecreams from a cow form which are near the near by farms. A wonderful day out for couples and families.

Maryport Marina

Maryport Marina is full of cheeky otters who can promise you an amazing day out. Marina is a 4 gold anchor awarded Marina and is full of preserved, beautiful boats. Go along if you fancy meeting these furry swimmers.