Santa at Westmorland Shopping Centre

Every weekend in December | 10am – 4pm | Westmorland Shopping Centre | Free

See Santa for free at Westmorland this Christmas. Dont miss this unique meet and greet on the red carpet, you can even take your own photos (or santas helpers will take one with your smartphone). No pre booking necessary.

The Nativity at Lakeland Maize Maze

Saturday 11th December | Lakeland Maize Maze

Experience a walk-through Nativity story guided by a Bethlehem “local”! Some of the stars of the show will be Winston the Donkey, Wally the Llama, Percy the Goat and many of their friends. The whole experience will take around an hour.

Whilst the event is free, they will be collecting monetary donations on the day for King’s Food Bank and Manna House.

Find out more.

Christmas Hats at the Scrapstore

Friday 21st December | The Art Mill

A crafty, festive event for children of all ages run by Ragtag Arts.

Reserve your spot!


Secret Santa - Theatre Production at Brewery Arts

Various Dates | Brewery Arts Centre

The Brewery Christmas Show is back! Perfect for all of the family.

Book your tickets!

Sunday Lunch with Santa at Castle Green Hotel

Various Dates | Castle Green Hotel

Santa is heading to the Castle Green the Christmas. Take all the family for a special Sunday lunch and enjoy magic tricks, music and a chance to meet Santa!

Guests will be joined by entertainers for a fun filled family show!

Make an enquiry

Westmorland Orchestra Christmas Concert at Kendal Leisure Centre

Sunday 12th December 2021 | Kendal Leisure Centre
The Westmorland Orchestra is  thrilled to be back performing in Kendal with a concert to be enjoyed by all!
Featuring well known works by Rossini and Bizet the concert will also include the much-loved first Violin Concerto by Max Bruch, with soloist Pamela Redman.  This is a Sunday afternoon concert in December and will therefore of course feature some Christmas music – some well known, some that deserves to be better known!
Tickets will be on general sale from 1st October 2021.


Morgan & West’s Great Big Christmas Magic Show at Brewery Arts

Saturday 12th December | Brewery Arts Theatre | Age 5+

A family festive feast of magic, mystery, and merriment!

Time-travelling magicians Morgan & West crash into Christmas with a show full of fabulous family fun, festive frolics and fantastic facial furniture! The dynamic duo deal out a delightful dollop of deception, deftly delivered with a dash of derring-do. Awesomely alliterative acts of amazement and astounding asymmetry* await!


Christmas Dinner with Live Music at Kendal Golf Club

Multiple Dates | Kendal Golf Club

Book your entire family in to dine and enjoy a three course dinner with live music for only £35 per person!

The chefs are bringing a traditional Christmas dinner, all home cooked for you and your family.

Find out more.


Festive Lunch & Parties at Riverside Hotel

Various Dates | Riverside Hotel

Head to the Riverside Hotel and enjoy a festive meal at the Riverside Restaurant and Tannery Bar & Bistro.

Find out more.

Pedro's Parties

Various Dates | Pedro’s Casa

Why not celebrate Christmas with friends, family or work party this year at Pedro’s Casa?

Have a freshly made cocktail, draught beer or a mocktail for designated drivers while enjoying our fabulous tasty Christmas Menu.

All of which  is designed for sharing between 6 people or more.

Find out more.

Annual Charities Christmas Tree Festival

Various Dates | Kendal Parish Church

Friday 3rd, 10th, 17th December 3.30pm – 5pm
Saturday 4th, 11th, 18th December 11am – 4pm
Sunday 5th, 12th, 19th December 2pm – 4pm

Head to Kendal Parish Church to view the beautiful display of Christmas trees, enjoy music from Burnside Brass Band and refreshments.