Private events

GamlaVærket is the ideal venue for any event – historical, cozy, and charming.

Have your event with us

Here’s how we can help

Whether you are planning a wedding or confirmation, anniversary or baptism – we are delighted to help you plan your event and make it an experience you will remember for years to come.

Our EVENT packages INCLUDE:

venue rental – table and place settings – a lovely prix fixe meal – white linen table cloths and napkins – candlelight


Weddings are a twine of golden, magical, unforgettable moments. We are honored to host such kinds of moments at GamlaVærket.

Situated in Sandnes city center, along the cozy pedestrian street of Langgata, it is easy to see why GamlaVærket makes for a fantastic wedding venue.

We would be thrilled to arrange a tasting menu with wine pairings, pick out table settings, and take care of other details, large and small, for you on your special day.

We have a venues for weddings of any size, perfectly laden with charm and history, here for you and your partner-to-be at GamlaVærket.

Please feel free to contact us to schedule a viewing and tour.

Life’s Festive Days

Whether it’s a baptism or confirmation, 60th birthday or anniversary, wouldn’t be a dream to be able to sit back, relax, and trust that we’ll have everything covered?

At GamlaVærket, we value creating amazing, unforgettable memories for our guests in the company of a great atmosphere, and even better food. We can help you select everything from table settings, musicians, menus – you name it. For a more personal touch, our guests usually like to bring their own flower arrangements and cakes, which are of course welcome.

Christmas Parties

GamlaVærket is the perfect place for companies based in Sandnes, Forus, and Stavanger that are looking for a place to have their Christmas party. We have several venues differing in size and design. We arrange for Christmas parties to be at Ringovnen, Oppredningen, Kaffebrenneriet, Gjestestuen, Gildesalen, and Styrerom 1 and 2, depending on the size of your party.

Please call us at +47 51 68 51 70 for more information.

Christmas Buffet at GamlaVærket



Crispy pork ribs served with spiced sausages, meatballs, prunes, apples,

and our homemade red cabbage salad

Hot baked potatoes

 and a delicious sauce that goes perfectly with the crispy pork ribs


Smoked lamb ribs and salted lamb shoulder

served with GamlaVærket’s special mashed rutabaga,

bacon bits, and boiled potatoes

We can recommend beer, aquavit, and a fantastic red wine to accompany your meal.



 Homemade caramel pudding with cognac cream

Rice pudding with real vanilla and cherry sauce

Cloudberry cream with cloudberry liquor and homemade cookie crumbs*

Assorted fruits, Christmas cookies, figs, dates, and nuts*

*available on Fridays and Saturdays during the holiday season.



Venue rental, Christmas decorations on the tables, candles, and white tablecloths and napkins are included in the price.

Contact Information


St. Olavsgata 38
4306 Sandnes

Phone: +47 51 68 51 70
Fax: +47 51 68 51 71

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