We think our town will surprise you – and you’ll pack so many unique experiences into one visit. From adventurous activities to fascinating days soaking up beautiful art.
Take a look around to find out what Kendal has to offer.
Find your favourite high street names, or meet some of Kendal’s friendly independent retailers for a unique and memorable shopping experience.
We love good food and drink in Kendal, and you’ll find so many interesting places to refuel. Our community is home to passionate artisans, fantastic chefs, creative makers and bakers… and there’s always a warm welcome.
Events and festivals are a great way to experience the very best of Kendal’s unique culture.
We're more than a market town on the edge of the Lakes. There's always something to do in Kendal - whatever the weather.
Come and enjoy our national culture, arts and ambitious events along with quality shopping and spectacular surroundings that make our town unforgettable.
We hope you enjoy your time in Kendal.
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The Walking Festival offers an opportunity to explore Kendal and the peaceful landscapes that surround it.