Upstairs at the Black Horse
September 4th – October 15th


A Hidden Gem: Upstairs at the Black Horse

Welcome to Oktoberfest Preston! Coming in 2023. As we eagerly prepare for this exciting event, we wanted to share with you an extraordinary venue that has captured our hearts – the Black Horse in the heart of Preston’s city centre.

Nestled within this historic grade II listed building, the Black Horse is a true gem steeped in history and overflowing with character and charm. Renowned as a go-to destination for pub lovers, it offers an unforgettable experience in the heart of the bustling city centre.

Managed by a warm and welcoming team, this traditional pub has tirelessly worked to establish itself as a haven for beer enthusiasts. Drawing from the finest breweries across the United Kingdom, they curate an impressive selection of real ales. Each sip takes you on a journey through the flavours and craftsmanship of our nation’s beloved brews.

As you step through the door, the Black Horse embraces you with its unique environment. The bar’s expressive tiled curvature serves as a delightful introduction to this extraordinary space. Explore further, and you’ll discover mosaic floors, side rooms, and corridors that beckon you to wander deeper into this classic northern English hostelry.

Should you feel inclined, ascend the grand staircase to the upstairs function room. Within its walls, you’ll find a dedicated bar and seating area, perfect for hosting private events or simply immersing yourself in the pub’s vibrant ambience.

And when the chill of winter sets in, fear not – the Black Horse offers solace with a crackling open fire, fueled by smoke-free warmth. It’s the ideal spot to unwind and stay cosy on those cold nights or when the frosty air nips at your nose.

At Oktoberfest Preston, we understand that exceptional quality is paramount. That’s why our team only serves the very best beers and spirits, carefully sourced from our trusted suppliers. Together, we go the extra mile to ensure your enjoyment, guaranteeing you’ll find the perfect drink to suit your palate.

Join us in embracing the spirit of Oktoberfest in 2023 and immerse yourself in the rich heritage and inviting atmosphere of the Black Horse. Get ready for an unforgettable experience that will leave you yearning for more.