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Join us for an evening of live music. Brought to you by the lovely Locketts of Smedley Street. It is a chance to dust off your instruments and play with some like minded individuals. With the bar to yourselves and some…
Join us for an evening of games. Brought to you by the lovely Locketts there will be a varied selection of board games to master whilst enjoying some fine company and home cooked food! Click on the image to book…
The most creative and unique party venue in Matlock! No matter what size gathering we can cater for all. From a table for six, a private room for up to 24 or full venue hire for 70 we have the…
A small selection of images taken of the venue dressed for a party. See The Gallery for more.
Sometimes it's just best to keep things simple. This package allows for all the basics to be covered. Good food, great drink, amazing venue and no effort! The hot buffet choices are homemade and served from slow cookers with all…
Celebrate in style with all the trimmings. Original vintage crockery and linens, beautifully dressed rooms and scrumptious homemade food!
There's nothing better than sharing your celebration with friends and family and for that our Tapas style party package is perfect!
A great theme for any party with plenty of choices available to create a most memorable celebration. Contact us to discuss your requirements.
After the Bank Road bike bonanza settle the kids down with an hour of creativity. Bikes, halloween and all things autumnal are the inspiration for the pop up craft room here @ Designate on Suinday 30th October.
Join us on Sunday 23rd and 30th for your afternoon refreshments whilst watching the Bank Road time trials. We will be serving hot food, hot drinks and cakes together with our fully licensed bar stocked with Thornbridge beers and a…
Matlock Record Club We will be opening our doors every 3rd Friday night of the month for our longest standing club. The guys and gals will be meeting up to discuss all things music and welcome all.
50's Night Is Back! Join us on Friday 26th August when Smedley Street will be hosting it's annual 1950's themed summer social. Visit the businesses, sample their wares and see what this hidden gem of a street has to offer.
The Mockabillies Are Back. Join us on the 22nd July to celebrate all things Designate. To mark the changes we are looking forward to an evening of mirth and merriment with the band that started us off nearly 4 years…
Parkfest We will be showing off our kids Monster Tea parties at Parkfest this August bank holiday. Bring the family down to Sparrow Park on Smedley Street East for a day of fun and activities.
Your party can be tailor made to suit your requirements and budget. We can include many free extras and a choice of food options that caters for all!
A selection of images from our vintage tea and cocktail parties.
Perfect for (but not exclusive to) hen parties is our burlesque themed package. Cocktails, cinema backdrop, fascinators and naughty cakes. Nothing too risque but great fun!
Some photos of recent burlesque themed gatherings!
Our cocktail making party is a great evening for groups of 6-15 people. A Tequila ritual starts the night with 2 more cocktails to follow expertly made by...you!