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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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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Lakes Alive

Lakes Alive Festival

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Lakes Alive is a family friendly festival of spectacular happenings which takes you to public spaces and hidden places across Kendal.

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Twenty years of Kendal Farmers Market

Posted on 18th June 2019

The Kendal Farmers’ Market is an independent farmer/producer owned market. It’s been going since 1999 on the last Friday of the month in Kendal Market Place. Shop local and support your local farmers and producers. Fresh meat, fish, cheese, bread, cakes, ice-cream, chutney, spirits and Hog Roast. Head to Market Place on the 30 August […]

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Bewonder Bug's Life Westmorland Shopping Centre Kendal

Little Explorers ‘A Big Read’ Kids’ Club

Posted on 19th July 2019

Come and join us at Westmorland Shopping Centre for the Little Explorers summer read event, taking place on the lower mall on Wednesday 14th August, between 11am – 4pm. Led by entertaining characters, families will be able to listen to five of the most popular children books through theatre, props and story-telling. Your little ones […]

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Cross Bay Walk

CancerCare’s Cross Bay Challenge

Posted on 15th May 2019

CancerCare will be holding its annual Cross Bay Challenge which will see more than 300 people walk the famous eight mile stretch across Morecambe Bay from Arnside to Kents Bank. The event takes place on Sunday 28 July and will be led by expert guide Michael Wilson who has replaced renowned Queen’s Guide to the […]

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Kendal Calling

Kendal Calling

Posted on 19th July 2019

Kendal Calling is an award-winning music festival founded in Kendal and grown into one of the most spectacular festival settings in the world. The event now takes place north of Kendal at Lowther Deer Park

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Summer Sundays

Summer Sundays

Posted on 24th July 2019

Music lovers can enjoy the return of the Brewery’s famous Summer Sunday’s Festival this July and August, in the Brewery Garden. From 2-4pm every Sunday enjoy free music, fabulous food and great ales in a family-friendly environment. 21 Jul THE SEALS 28 Jul THE GUNS OF NAVARONE 4 Aug MOLLY WARBURTON 11 Aug MIDNIGHT LANDING […]

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The Bride of the Isles or The Vampire Vanquished by Love

Posted on 11th June 2019

Kendal Community Theatre presents: The Bride of the Isles or The Vampire Vanquished by Love by James Planché  at The Crypt at Kendal Museum, 7.30pm Wednesday 10th – Saturday 13th July Tickets: £10/£5 students This Vampyre story was set on the shores of Staffa in the wilds of Scotland. Lady Margaret daughter of the Baron of the Isles is […]

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