Christmas Open Studios

Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd December | The Factory

Kendal’s Factory plays host to a collective of artists, designers and makers. The Christmas Open Studios is a great opportunity to discover the delights of our local makers.

A chance to purchase unique Christmas gifts for your loved ones and enjoy seasonal cheer, with a brass band playing at The Factory Tap on Sunday.


The Electric Swing Circus

15th December | Brewery Arts Centre

A live 6-piece fusion of 20’s swing and stomping electro beats.

Tickets: £10.00

6th Annual Charities Christmas Tree Festival

Support local charities and organisations and enjoy Festive celebrations at Kendal Parish Church. This annual Festival sees around 40 beautiful Christmas trees inside the church, each one representing a different charity who decorate them in their own unique style.

The annual Christmas Tree Festival will be open on:

Friday 8th December – 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Saturday 9th December – 11.00am – 4.00pm
Friday 15th December – 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Saturday 16th December – 11.ooam – 4.00pm
Sunday 17th December – 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Friday 22nd December – 1.00pm – 5.30pm
Saturday 23rd December – 11.00am – 4.00pm

There will also be Festive concerts on:

Saturday 9th December – The Young’uns
Sunday 10th December – Kendal Choral Society
Saturday 16th December: – Burneside & Sedbergh Youth Brass Bands

Entry is £1 with children free


Carol Service

14th December | Kendal Parish Church

Join the carol service on 14th December 2017 organised and in aid of the Dementia Alliance.

Enjoy festive singing and help to make Kendal a Dementia Friendly Town.

Mayor's Coffee Morning

Saturday 16th December | 9am | Kendal Town Hall

The Mayor of Kendal is holding his annual Christmas Charity Coffee Morning on 16th December from 9am to 12.30pm.

Entry is £1 which includes a cup of coffee and a mince pie!

Enjoy a seasonal raffle and handmadecake stall plus entertainment from Tokari School of Theatre Arts and Kendal Concert Band.