Bar Hire Northampton


Black Ducks is a bar hire company in Northampton specialising in mobile bar hire for weddings, corporate functions bar hire and bar hire for private parties and events. We provide fully stocked, staffed and licensed temporary bars in Northampton and surrounding areas, and have multiple units to fit in with your event, including converted horsebox bars.


Our lovingly converted horsebox bars are great for weddings and outdoor events and our handcrafted wooden mobile bars can be set up anywhere and individually dressed to fit in with your theme or brand.


We know that party planning can be a stressful affair so we like to work closely with our clients to ensure that our part in their event goes as smoothly as possible. No matter how many guests you have, we can tailor a bar to suit you.


Call us today for a free quote

07367 577711

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Horsebox Bars

“From Pony to Peroni”

Our Vintage Rice horsebox bars have been lovingly converted in a contemporary and traditional style to add character to any outdoor event. Capable of serving roughly 120 guests, these units can be used along with our modular bars for larger events. Perfect for weddings, corporate events and parties in Northampton and the surrounding area.

Rustic Bars

“The Perfect Measure”

Our handmade wooden bars come in separate 2 metre sections so can be sized up or down and arranged in practically any way to fit your venue.  Each section is capable of serving a full bar menu to a party of 100 people.

Custom Modular Bars

“Hundreds of options to choose from”

We have a number of indoor and outdoor bars available, all of which are customisable for your event, from intimate boutique parties to large scale corporate functions and festivals. Download our brochure and if you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for, then please call us to see whether we’re able to make a custom bar for you.



We can accept cash and card payments at all events.

Talk to us about creating a bespoke drinks menu for your event.

Cash Bar Hire

Pay  Bar

Fully stocked bar.


We supply everything to run this service, including the bar, all glassware, tailored drinks menu, fridges, professional staff etc. Talk to us about creating a bespoke menu for your event


From £250 booking fee (excluding refundable deposit)

Bar Hire Tabs

Tab Bar

Fully stocked bar.


You put a set amount of funds behind the bar and once that limit has been reached, your guests then pay for their own drinks with cash or cards.


From £250 booking fee (excluding refundable deposit)

Dry Bar Hire

Dry Hire

Just the bars.


It is possible to hire any of our bars as they are in order to stock up and serve drinks yourself. Perfect for a DIY wedding or event. Contact us for more information.


From £250 booking fee (excluding refundable deposit)



Our drinks packages include all glassware and staff to serve your guests. We have some standard packages below as well as the option to create your own bespoke drinks package tailored to your day.

Gold Package

£22 Per Person


Choice of welcome drink

(Bottle of Premium Beer, Glass of Champagne,

Gin and Tonic, Pimms or Mocktail)

Bottle of Still/Sparkling Table Water

Table Wine (1/2 bottle each)

Glass of Toast Champagne

Silver Package

£18 Per Person


Choice of welcome drink

(Bottled beer, Glass of prosecco or a Mocktail)

Bottle of Still/Sparkling Table Water

Table wine (1/2 bottle each)

Glass of Toast Prosecco

Wedding Bar Hire

Wedding Bar Hire


We specialise in bar hire for weddings and wedding reception bars in Northamptonshire.

Corporate Bar Hire

Corporate Bar Hire


Black Ducks offer temporary bar hire for corporate functions and events of all sizes.

Bar Hire for Private Parties

Private Party Bars


Private party bar hire for any event. If you’re having a birthday or anniversary, we can provide your bar.

Festival Bar Hire

Festival Bar Hire


Temporary bars available for music festivals, street festivals and other outdoor and indoor events.

Call Us Today


07367 577711



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