What’s happening at The Bat

Here at The Bat & Ball, we’ve usually got something going on. Whether it’s an annual event like our Charity Beer Festival or a special occasion like The Queen’s Jubilee, we always try and find someway to celebrate, and have a knee’s up… any excuse to have some fun!!!.




  • VIC’S BUSKERS Every Last Thursday of the Month 8:30PM
  • CHRISTMAS MEALS 4th-22nd December (Pre-order only, exludes Sundays) Call the pub for info.
  • CHRISTMAS QUIZ 19th December from 8:00PM.
  • CHRISTMAS CAROLS 23rd December from 8:00PM.
  • CHRISTMAS EVE MEET & GREET 24th December.
  • CHRISMAS DAY Drinks only 12:00NOON2:00 PM.
  • BOXING DAY Food 12:00 NOON – 2:00PM. Bar open 11am-10:30pm
  • GOLDSWORTH GERRY Live Music 29th December from 8PM
  • NEW YEARS EVE Food Served 12PM-3PM / 7PM-9:30PM 
  • NEW YEARS EVE PARTY – Normal, just open later and  have The Unmen playing live.
  • BURN’S NIGHT BANQUET – 4 Course Banquet (bookings only!) Thursday 18th Jan from 7PM View Menu here.


Quiz Night


Every Tuesday night at 8.30pm we have our popular Charity Jackpot General Knowledge Quiz hosted by either Quizmaster-Liz or Quizmaster-Claire. With your team, the aim is to have a fun and sometimes challenging evening with a little bit of banter with the Quizmaster and near by teams over drinks and some great food.

Entry is currently £1 with proceeds going to our in-house charity The Hedgehogs.

Christmas Quiz Tuesday 20th December 2016 from 8pm

Open Mic

Every last Thursday of the month our friend Vic Cracknell runs an Open Mic Night at 8pm. Vic manages to find some amazing young and not so young emerging talent which always provides an entertaining mix. If you wish to take a turn on the mic, Vic can be contacted on 07917 403052 or link to his web site www.vicsbuskers.co.uk

Live Music


Bat-Fest 2018

Date: TBC

On the second weekend in June we run The Charity Bat and Ball  Music Festival ‘Bat-Fest’ with our in-house charity The Hedgehogs. It runs from Friday afternoon to Sunday night with  30 Ales and 12 Ciders and Perries to taste. The very popular gin  ‘The Gin Garden’ will return; our very own Gin Festival.  There is also a full program of music and it is accompanied throughout by our BBQ serving local produce from Michael Humphries Butchers of Rowledge. It is a must visit event with all the proceeds of the Beer Tent going to The Hedgehogs who raise funds for local Farnham charities and good causes.

Music Line-up

Friday PM – TBC

Saturday Afternoon – TBC

Saturday PM – TBC

Sunday Afternoon – TBC