Bar Staff – Bolton Food and Drink Festival

23rd - 26th August 2019
Bolton Town Hall, Bolton BL1 1RU, UK
Number of Days Available: 3
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Bar Staff required – Bolton Food and Drink Festival

Clear your calendar, set your alarm and come and join us this August Bank Holiday weekend for some of the best family entertainment around at one of the North West’s favourite events!  Bolton’s celebrated Food and Drink Festival is back for its 14th year and it’s better than ever.

Set across Bolton Town Centre, the festival includes Comedy and Burger Night, Gin and Rum Festivals and Masterclasses with Michael Caines, Gregg Wallace, The Hairy Bikers and Michael Caines. 

Bar staff and bar backs required for this busy event.

All Bar Staff at Bolton Food and Drink Festival must be over 18 years of age, due to licensing requirements.

The bars will be busy throughout the event therefore you must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment.

Shifts will be 6 – 10 hours long (exact shift times TBC)

Uniform – Staff must wear plain black, casual clothing. Minimal branding and comfortable footwear.

Pay Rate

18-20 £7.45ph (£6.65 + £0.80 holiday pay)

21-24 £8.63ph (£7.70 + £0.93 holiday pay)

25+ £9.20ph (£8.21 + £0.99 holiday pay)


Please note that there is no call back for this event. Limited positions are available.

If you would like to work, please email

The title of your email must be BOLTON FOOD AND DRINK 2019

You must include all of the following information – 

  • Confirm your availability for the full 4 days of the festival

  • Please give us the details of your bar experience. Preferred high street bar experience, no cocktail experience required. We are looking for confident, chatty and experienced bar staff for this event.

We will reply to you by email to confirm if we can book you for the shifts

Roles Available






Bar Back


This is a day event, there is no camping and no staff parking, please plan your route and use public transport to get to the event.


You must make your own way to and from the venue.


Uniform – Staff must wear plain black, casual clothing. Minimal branding and comfortable footwear.


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