Kendal is spreading festive cheer with two exciting events that promise to make your December memorable.

Christmas Celebration – 9th December | 10 am – 8 pm
Presented by Kendal Business Improvement District (BID)

Kendal Market Place and Finkle Street are set to transform into a winter wonderland on Saturday 9th December, thanks to Kendal BID’s inaugural Christmas Celebration.

Around 20 Christmas stalls will line the streets, offering a delightful assortment of gifts, crafts, mouthwatering food, and warming drinks. Santa himself will make a special appearance in his grotto and the atmosphere will be filled with the sounds of Christmas music.

Peter Brendling, Kendal BID Manager, expressed his excitement for the event, “We really want to develop Kendal as a festival town. The aim of the celebration is to bring something new to Kendal for the community and for local businesses. We hope it will encourage more people into the town to have a great festive day out and to spend their money locally.”

The event will feature a diverse array of stallholders, including 19 The Wine Bar, Pappy’s Texas BBQ, The Coast Office, Lakes Wax & Co, Jonny Gios Photography, Anne’s Sunshine Designs, and Westmorland Drinks. The hope is that this Christmas Celebration will not only spread joy but also boost the local economy by attracting visitors to Kendal.

Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy a festive day out with your family and friends. The Christmas Celebration will take place from 10 am to 8 pm, promising a day filled with festive merriment.

Wildman Street Christmas Market – 15th December | 3 pm – 8 pm
At Kendal College Arts and Media Campus

If you’re looking for unique gifts and an artistic ambiance, mark your calendar for 15th December. The Wildman Street Christmas Market, presented by Kendal College promises an evening of artistic expression and delicious treats.

From 3 pm to 8 pm, the market will come alive with gifts, artwork and crafts showcasing local talents.

These two exciting events reflect Kendal’s commitment to becoming a vibrant destination for both residents and visitors alike, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this charming town.

Christmas Shopping in Kendal
Including late night shopping and free parking.

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