Lakes Alive

Lakes Alive comes to an end

Posted on 21st November 2019

The Lake District National Park Authority has announced the conclusion of its annual cultural event – Lakes Alive. The popular arts festival has brought exciting art from the UK, and around the world to the streets of Kendal to inspire local communities and visitors and to help transform understanding of our landscapes. From giant humans […]

Lakes Alive

Lakes Alive Festival

Posted on 4th March 2019

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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Lakes Alive 2018 Programme

Posted on 3rd August 2018

We’re excited to announce Lakes Alive will be returning this September with a vibrant programme of contemporary work and happenings across Kendal. The festival will take place across Kendal from 7th September to 9th September and this year the festival has taken inspiration from the living landscape and the elements. With Festival Director, Philippa Haynes commenting: “We […]

Illumaphonium by Michael and Gem Davis

Lakes Alive Festival 2017

Posted on 11th August 2017

Our town plays host to several award-winning festivals each year and one fantastic and fast approaching event is Lakes Alive Festival. Following a great event last year, Lakes Alive will be returning to Kendal from Friday 8th through to Sunday 10th September 2017. Building on the Lake District’s success in achieving World Heritage Status earlier this […]