Kendal Unity Festival

Kendal Unity Festival celebrates diversity within our community.
Active & Adventure

We're proud that Kendal is a welcoming place for all who want to live, work, study or visit.

With music performances and entertainment from around the world taking place at Abbot Hall Park.

The festival aims to:

– Support projects and initiatives to build community cohesion

– Promote mutual understanding and celebrate the diversity of people and cultures in Kendal

– Empower marginalised groups and communities living in Kendal by highlighting their issues as well as their contributions to the local economy and culture.

 

 

The festival was set to return to Kendal on 20th June 2020, due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, this year the festival will take place online,

They will be posting full details over on their Facebook page.



Why Not Try

Howgills walking

Kendal Walking Festival

The Kendal Walking Festival was due to take place Friday 8th May to Monday 11th May 2020, the organisers regret to announce that because of the ongoing situation with coronavirus they are cancelling the 2020 Kendal Walking Festival. The Walking Festival offers an opportunity to explore Kendal and the peaceful  landscapes that surround it. Regardless of […]

Read More..

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival forms part of the award-winning Kendal Mountain Festival, which takes place here in Kendal each November. Expect a diverse programme of events featuring some of the UK’s foremost authors of nature, landscape and mountain literature. You’ll be entertained and inspired by the mix of authors gathering to share their work, which ranges from non-fiction to […]

Read More..
Music

Lake District Summer Music

Discover Kendal’s music scene – an ever-evolving programme of international musicians and ensembles – from classical to experimental – in some of Kendal’s loveliest venues. Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the 2020 festival has been cancelled, as some small consolation for the loss of live music this summer, Lake District Summer Music invite you […]

Read More..
Kendal Calling Music Festival at Lowther Deer Park - Lakes Alive Events and Festivals

Kendal Calling

Kendal Calling is an award-winning music festival founded in Kendal and grown into one of the most spectacular festival settings in the world. Hailed one of the UK’s best festivals, always a spectacular line up in a spectacular setting with uniquely Cumbrian charm. Kendal Calling has come a long way since its beginnings in a […]

Read More..

Lakes International Comic Art Festival

Kendal’s groundbreaking International Comic Art Festival celebrates comic art from all over the world – and it’s the only event of its kind in the UK. The 2020 festival will be run in a virtual setting from Friday 9th October – Sunday 11th October, read all the details here.

Read More..