Westmorland Show

Westmorland County Show 2018

Posted on 29th August 2018

September is a busy month for Kendal with an array of fabulous festivals and events taking place including Lakes Alive, Kendal Torchlight and the famous Westmorland County Show. The 2018 Westmorland County Show is one of Britiain’s oldest and biggest livestock events. The event takes place each year at Lane Farm on the outskirts of Kendal […]

Red Arrows

Kendal RAF 100 Celebrations

Posted on 8th August 2018

Head to Kendal over the weekend of 18th – 19th August and join in with Kendal’s very own celebrations to honour the RAF centenary. The weekend events are hosted by Kendal BID and will include the instalment of a replica spitfire, fantastic competitions, a Parade and of course the RAF inspired summer trail. Replica Spitfire […]

Slate Bar

Gin Tasting at Slate Bar

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Looking for a midweek refresh? Head to Slate Bar in Kendal’s Wainwright’s Yard for a special Gin Tasting Evening. The evening consists of an opportunity to try 7 different craft gins from their ever growing collection alongside complimentary charcuterie, cheese and artisan bread from The Staff Of Life Bakery. So gather your friends and discover a […]

lakes alive 2018

Lakes Alive 2018 Programme

Posted on 3rd August 2018

We’re excited to announce Lakes Alive will be returning this September with a vibrant programme of contemporary work and happenings across Kendal. The festival will take place across Kendal from 7th September to 9th September and this year the festival has taken inspiration from the living landscape and the elements. With Festival Director, Philippa Haynes commenting: “We […]