Market Place

Free Parking Sundays: A Festive Treat!

Posted on 21st November 2023

Free Parking Sundays Mark your calendars for the Sundays of 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th December. Kendal is gifting its visitors with free parking, courtesy of Westmorland and Furness Council at […]

Market Place

Christmas Celebration

Posted on 31st January 2023

The festive season is here, and the town of Kendal is celebrating with a two-day Christmas Celebration on 9th and 10th December. Get ready for some festive fun with a […]

Bethan Thorsby illustrating

12 days of Kendal Christmas Window Trail

Posted on 14th December 2022

Have you spotted the 12 Festive Windows in Kendal town centre? Discover 12 magical Christmas scenes across our town this December painted by Bethan Thorsby of Sporadic Creative Illustration and co-ordinated by […]

Christmas Lights

Kendal Christmas Event Highlights 2022

Posted on 2nd December 2022

Following Kendal’s wonderful Mountain and Sky Christmas Light Switch on the 17th November where thousands of local families along with those visiting for Kendal Mountain Festival joined together to sing […]

Christmas tree

Christmas Tree Festival

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Come and see 30 uniquely decorated Christmas trees at the Charity Christmas Tree Festival at Kendal Parish Church. Friday 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd – 3.30pm – 5pm Saturday 3rd, 10th, […]


Kendal Christmas Light Switch On

Posted on 16th November 2021

Santa and Kendal’s Mayor will parade to our beautiful Market Square at 4.15 on 27th November 2021. The Christmas lights will be switched on at 4.45. Live music will be […]

Armstrong Ward

Armstrong Ward Christmas Shopping

Posted on 6th November 2021

Christmas Shopping events are back! Head to Armstrong Ward – Kendal’s beautiful lifestyle store – to discover gifts for all of the family. Fizz, canapés and a Charity Raffle.

Craft market

Christmas Craft Market returns to Kendal

Posted on 31st October 2021

Once again Kendal hosts the prestigious Christmas Craft Market at Brewery Arts over the weekend of 26th November – 28th November. This annual showcase represents everything outstanding about Cumbrian art […]

Late Night Shopping

Late-night shopping and free parking in Kendal

Posted on 7th December 2020

Nestled amongst majestic fells and with our striking castle, cobbled streets and meandering river, Kendal offers a unique Christmas shopping experience. The independent shops of Kendal have come together to bring […]