Literature

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival

Posted on 18th September 2019

Kendal Mountain Literature Festival forms part of the award-winning Kendal Mountain Festival, which takes place here in Kendal each November. The 2019 Literature Programme is now live with an exciting line-up of over 40 authors, poets and writers and tickets are now available.

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Kendal Mountain Festival

Kendal Mountain Festival

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The ultimate social gathering for outdoor enthusiasts – with a world-class programme of films and talks from international adventurers.

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Interfaith Week – Kendal meet

Posted on 29th September 2019

South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) presents talks on interfaith by Mr Hassan Burrows, Rev Rob Crompton and Father Hugh Pollock All welcome   Free – donations welcome The Quaker Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4BH  No free parking at the Quaker Meeting House. Nearest car park on Blackhall Road https://www.southlakeland.gov.uk/parking-roads-and-travel/parking/car-parking/  The […]

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First Vegan Fair in Kendal

Posted on 11th October 2019

‘The Cumbrian town of Kendal will be hosting its first Vegan Fair on Sunday 3 November from 10.30am – 4pm to raise vital funds for Animals Asia. There will be 30+ amazing vegan stalls selling an array of food, cosmetics, gifts, clothing, jewellery and more! We are also delighted to announce that the Animals Asia Founder and […]

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Skies Alive

Skies Alive at Mintbridge

Posted on 7th October 2019

Kendal’s annual fireworks display is back! This year we celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Lunar Landings with a fabulous pyro-musical display. FREE entry to the ground from 5pm, fairground rides, food outlets and bar. Firing at 7.30pm Please do not bring sparklers to the ground all food and drink must be purchased inside our […]

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What's on - Kendal

Kendal Wool Gathering

Posted on 10th January 2019

The sixth annual Kendal Wool Gathering, which celebrates the town’s connections to the trade on which its wealth was built, will be held for the first time at Kendal Leisure Centre. WALKS, have-a-go sessions and demonstrations have been added to the line up. Activities range from the opportunity to learn how to knit your own […]

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Comic Arts Festival

Posted on 4th March 2019

Celebrating the amazing world of comic artists, creators and writers, we bring the biggest names in comic art to Cumbria with over 70 special guests from across the comic world. There really is something for everyone, whether you’re a comic veteran, new to comics or just love seeing amazing artists at work!

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Kendal Torchlight Procession

Posted on 12th February 2019

The 49th annual torchlight procession! Kendal’s Torchlight Carnival is one of a kind. This year will see a special celebration as we build up to the 2020 50 year celebrations….we hope you can join us!    

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A beer festival at Kendal Rugby Club in aid of Crosscrake Community Hub

Beer Festival

Posted on 19th July 2019

A beer festival at Kendal Rugby Club in aid of Crosscrake Community Hub

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cake fest

Lakes Cake Fest

Posted on 3rd August 2019

Ridiculously Rich South Lakeland host a fantastic festival celebrating all things cake! Discover the best that cake has to offer from local businesses and food producers. Get inspired by demonstrations from the experts. All hosted at The Factory Tap, Kendal. Tickets only £5, on sale now at www.lakescakesfest.co.uk

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Westmorland County Show Shire Horses Display

Westmorland County Show

Posted on 4th March 2019

One of Britain’s oldest and Cumbria’s biggest one day livestock Show. A great day out in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside for all the family.

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Tour of Britain

Tour of Britain comes to Kendal

Posted on 27th August 2019

Stage four: Gateshead to Kendal (173.2km), Tuesday 10 September We are excited to host the tour of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain and excitement is building for stage four of the race, which will finish in the historic market town of Kendal. Cumbria has witnessed some of the most exciting stages of Britain’s premier […]

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