Your Guide 2 the Lake District

Events in the Lake District - October 2014

Fun For Kids Halloween Party in Kendal
Fun For Kids Halloween Party in Kendal
Beech Hill Hotel Halloween Masquerade Ball
Beech Hill Hotel Halloween Masquerade Ball
World of Beatrix Potter Halloween Craft Day
World of Beatrix Potter Halloween Craft Day
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Ghost Train
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Ghost Train
Lake District Events This Week  |  Exhibitions This Month  |  Halloween Events

music_notes_small.jpg Wednesday
1st October - The Sixteen's Choral Pilgrimage 2014
Event held At Carlisle Cathedral, 7 Abbey Street
, Carlisle -
The Sixteen revisit the golden age of renaissance polyphony in Carlisle Cathedral - More...

carlisle_market_small.jpg• Friday 3rd October - Carlisle Farmers' Market
Event Held In the City Centre, Carlisle - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Organised by Made in Cumbria with an excellent choice of local produce - More...

ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg • Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th October - Meet Postman Pat and Jess the Cat
Event Held At Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass -
Postman Pat and Jess return for another visit to Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway - More...

jumble_sale_small.jpg • Saturday 4th October - Jumble and New To You Sale
Event Held At Lunesdale Hall, Kirkby Lonsdale - 10:30am to 12:30pm
In aid of 18 Scouts who are attending the World Scout Jamboree in Japan 2015 - More...

vso_logo1.jpg • Saturday 4th October - VSO (Voluntary Services Overseas) Bay Walk
Event Held From Arnside to Kents Bank Station - 12:30pm
The famous walk across the shifting sands led by Cedric Robinson - More...

bendrigg_trust_small.jpg Saturday 4th October - Bendrigg Trust Ceilidh Night
Event Held
At Bendrigg Lodge, Old Hutton, Kendal - 7:30pm - 11:00pm
The Bendrigg Trust is hosting a Fundraising Ceilidh for the whole family -

Ev boot2.jpg Wednesday 8th October - Walk With The Romans
Event held At LDNPA car park, Ambleside - 10:30am
A leisurely guided walk into the old Roman fort of Galava - More...


music_notes_small.jpg Friday 10th October - Trio Gitan at Skirwith Village Hall
Event held
At Skirwith Village Hall, Penrith - 8:00pm
Trio Gitan play a stunning mix of European music, songs & Gypsy Jazz - More...

ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg Friday 10th October - Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Fish Supper
Event held
At Dalegarth Station on Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway - 6:00pm
Get on board for a fish and chip supper at Dalegarth station - More...

lee_hutton_small.jpg Friday 10th & Saturday 11th October - Lee Hutton as Michael Bublé
Event held At the Uplands Hotel
, Nr. Cartmel & Grange-over-Sands -
Top tribute act Lee Hutton performs as Michael Buble at the Uplands Hotel - More...

Saturday 11th October - Orton Farmers' Market
Event Held At Orton Village Hall & Market Square, Orton nr. Penrith - 9:30am to 2:30pm
With over 30 stallholders offering speciality and award-winning produce - More...

riding_lights_fantastic_acts_small.jpg Saturday 11th October - 'Fantastic Acts!' in Cockermouth
Event Held At Christ Church, Cockermouth - 7:30pm
The Riding Lights Theatre Company take on the book of Acts… and beyond
- More...

ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg Sunday 12th October - Wildlife Conservation Day on Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
Event Held From Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass to Dalegarth -
An opportunity to learn more about the wonderful creatures in our countryside - More...

brockhole_small_2.jpg Sunday 12th October - Birdwatch at Brockhole
Event Held At the Lake District Visitor Centre, Brockhole, Windermere
- All Day
Identify birds and animals in the woodland surrounding Brockhole - More...

Wednesday 15th October - Friends of the Lake District Fell Care Day
Event Held Meet at Coniston Sports & Social Centre, Coniston - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Join other volunteers with activities in and around Coniston - More...

collectors_antiques_small1.jpg Friday 17th to Sunday 19th October - Cartmel Antiques Fair
Event Held At Cartmel Village Hall - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Why not visit the antiques fair and see if you can pick up a bargain? - More...

record_small.jpg Saturday 18th October - Record & CD Fair in Windermere
Event held At The Ladyholme Centre, Lake Road, Windermere -
8:00am to 6:00pm
Featuring Pop & Rock Collectors vinyl records to buy and sell plus CDs - More...

• Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th October - Apple & Fruit Weekend at Beetham Nurseries
Event held At Beetham Nurseries Garden Café, Beetham, Nr. Milnthorpe -
Celebrate the nation's favourite fruits in the Apple & Fruit Weekend - More...

phoenix_comic_small.jpgSaturday 18th & Sunday 19th October - Phoenix Comic Workshops
Event Held
At The Shakespeare Centre, Highgate, Kendal - 9.30am to 5.30pm
oin artist Laura Anderson for a comic drawing and storytelling masterclass - More...

book_club_small.jpg Saturday 18th October - Screening of The Book Thief
Event held
At Skirwith Village Hall, Skirwith, Nr. Penrith -
7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
A special screening of the war drama at Skirwith Village Hall - More...

beetham_nurseries_small.jpg Sunday 19th October - Great Beetham Cake Bake Off Competition
Event held At Beetham Nurseries Garden Food Shop, Beetham, Nr. Milnthorpe
- 2:00pm
Make a delicious fruit inspired cake and win a fantastic prize - More...

music_notes_small.jpg• Tuesday 21st October
- Royalty Cinema Lunchtime Wurlitzer Concerts
Event Held At the Royalty Cinema, Lake Road, Bowness-on-Windermere
- 12:30pm
Royalty house organists perform on the Royalty's historic Wurlitzer organ - More...

• Thursday 23rd October - Mills of the River Kent Talk at Heron Corn Mill
Event held At Heron Corn Mill, Beetham, Nr. Milnthorpe - 7:00pm to 8.30pm
A talk by Iain Johnson on the fascinating story of the mills of the River Kent - More...

carlisle_egyptology_society_small.jpg • Thursday 23rd October - Carlisle & District Egyptology Society Meeting
Event held At Quaker Meeting House, Fisher Street, Carlisle -
Meeting in Carlisle for people interested in Ancient Egypt - More...

craft_market_small.jpg Friday 24th October - Cockermouth Antique, Vintage & Interiors Fair
Event Held At Christ Church Rooms, Cockermouth - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Selling antiques, collectables, jewellery, china, furnishings & painted furniture
- More...

penrith_halloween_small.jpg Saturday 25th October - Penrith Halloween Festival
Event Held In Penrith Town Centre, Penrith - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Penrith Halloween Festival is an annual family party day in Penrith - More...

rspb binoculars and telescope demonstration - Your guide 2 the lake district • Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th October - Binoculars & Telescopes Demonstrations
Event Held At RSPB Leighton Moss, Silverdale - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Get some hands on advice on
binoculars and telescopes in this free event - More...

brantwood011_1.jpgSaturday 25th & Sunday 26th October - Halloween Lantern Workshop & Walk
Event held At Brantwood, Coniston - 11:00am to 3:00pm (workshop); 4:30pm to 6:00pm (walk)
Make your own paper lantern and then take part in a lantern walk - More...

Sunday 26th October - Ride of the Fallen Leaves Lakeland Classic Bike Ride
Event Held From John Ruskin School, Lake Road, Coniston -
The third of three events in the Lakeland Classic cycle series - More...

drama small.jpg Tuesday 28
th October to Sat 1st Nov. - Ambleside Players Present Building Bridges
Event held At the Kelsick Centre, Ambleside - 8:00pm
The Players present an environmental comedy written by Colin Calvert - More...

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Wednesday 29th October - A Tale of Vikings and Monks - Hawkshead Walk

Event held At LDNPA Car Park, Hawkshead - 10:30am
A leisurely walk with spectacular views around Hawkshead - More...

townend_small.jpg Wednesday 29th October
to Sunday 2nd November - Halloween Trail
Event Held At Townend, Troutbeck, Windermere - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
Follow the spooky clues around the garden at Townend to win a prize! - More...

ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg • Thursday 30th & Friday 31st October - Halloween Ghost Train
Event Held At Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass -
Try not to get spooked on
the Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway's Ghost Train - More...

brockhole01.jpg • Thursday 30th & Friday 31st October - Halloween Party Nights
Event held At the Lake District Visitor Centre, Brockhole - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Including Trick & Treat show, meet the animals, party games, mask making etc -

halloween_small.jpg Friday 31st October - Halloween Garden Party at the Pig & Whistle
Event Held At The Pig & Whistle, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands - 6:00pm 'til late
With Halloween family disco, game BBQ, live music & Halloween cocktails
- More...

castle_green_hotel_small.jpg Friday 31st October - Family Halloween Party at the Castle Green Hotel
Event held At Castle Green Hotel, Kendal - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
With a fancy dress competition, disco, toffee apples and 'scary' buffet! - More...


market2 small.jpg Friday 31st October - Kendal Farmers' Market
Event Held At the Market Place, Kendal - 9:30am to 3:30pm
A vibrant farmers' market organised by Made in Cumbria is held monthly - More...

world_beatrix_potter_attraction_2011_logo_small.jpg Friday 31st October - Spooky Halloween Craft Day

Event Held At the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Bowness - 10:00am to 4:00pm
A free arts and craft session in the foyer on a spooky theme! - More...

fun_for_kids_logo,activities,lake_district.jpg Friday 31st October - Fun For Kids Halloween Party
Event Held At Fun For Kids Fun Factory, Parkside Road, Kendal - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
With party tea, party bags and games with prizes for best fancy dress - More...

beech_hill_halloween_small.jpg • Friday 31st October - Beech Hill Hotel Halloween Masquerade Ball
Event held
At the Beech Hill Hotel, Newby Bridge Road, Windermere -
Spooktacular night of tricks & treats with gourmet 4 course meal and magician - More...