Your Guide 2 the Lake District

Lake District Events This Week

Upcoming Featured Events in the Lake District & Cumbria:
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Photography Day
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Photography Day
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Mintfest Street Arts Festival 2014 in Kendal
Mintfest Street Arts Festival 2014 in Kendal
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Lakeland Maze Mazes - Open Until September
Lakeland Maze Mazes - Open Until September
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Tea With Peter Rabbit Parties - Next Aug. 30th
Tea With Peter Rabbit Parties - Next Aug. 30th
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  Lake District Events Monday 25th to Sunday 31st August 2014:
 
rspb binoculars and telescope demonstration - Your guide 2 the lake district Monday 25th August - 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...
 



cartmel races - Your guide 2 the lake district Monday 25th August - Cartmel Races
 
Event Held
At Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - Various Times
Always a great day out with horse racing, funfair & trade stands - More...


 
brockhole_small_2.jpg Monday 25th August - 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...


 
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day 25th August - Hug a Bunny at The World of Beatrix Potter
 
Event held At The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Bowness - 10:00am - 5:30pm
Peter Rabbit will meet his fans and give them a big hug! - More...
 


compass_small Monday 25th August - Map and Compass Day in Grasmere

 
Event held At LDNPA car park, Stock Lane, Grasmere - 10:00am
A practical day on the fells to improve your navigation skills - More...



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Tuesday 26th August - 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...



hawkshead_parish_church_small1_1.jpg • Tuesday 26th August - Music for a Summer Evening - Dalton Town Band
 
Event held At Hawkshead Parish Church of St.Michael and All Angels - 8:00pm
The 47th season of Hawkshead concerts concludes
with Dalton Town Band - More...



brockhole_small_2.jpg Wednesday 27th August - 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...



market2 small.jpg • Thursday 28th August - Ulverston Country Market
 
Event held In Ante Room or Main Hall, Coronation Hall, Ulverston - 9:15am to 11:45am
With homemade cakes, fresh produce, preserves, hand crafts etc. - More...

 

 
ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg Thursday 28th August - Steam to the Hills with a LDNP Ranger Walk
 
Event Held From
Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass - 10:45am
Enjoy a steam trip and guided walk with a LDNP National Park Ranger - More...

 


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Thursday 28th to Sunday 31st August - 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...
 

 
Ev boot2.jpg Thursday 28th August - 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...


 
market2 small.jpg Friday 29th August - 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...




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Friday 29th to Sunday 31st August - Mintfest Street Arts Festival 2014

Event Held At Various locations, Kendal - Various times
International performers take to Kendal's stages, streets & parks - More...




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• Friday 29th August - Arnside Country Market
 
Event held 
At WI Village Hall, Arnside, Nr. Milnthorpe - 9:30am to 11:30am
The popular market specialises in delicious home baking - More...


 
market2 small.jpg Friday 29th August - Ambleside Country Market
 
Event held At St.John Ambulance Rooms, Ambleside - 10:00am to 11:30am
The Ambleside Country Market offers traditional home produced goods - More...
 


craft_market_small.jpg Saturday 30th August - Cockermouth Antique, Vintage & Interiors Fair
 
Event Held At Methodist Church Hall, Cockermouth - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Featuring antiques, collectables, fine jewellery, cookware, furniture, furnishings etc.
- More...



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Saturday 30th August - Tea With Peter Rabbit
 
Event held At The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Bowness - 12 noon
Enjoy a scrumptious party lunch with your favourite character Peter Rabbit - More...



plant small1.jpg • Saturday 30th August - Kirkby Lonsdale Annual Gardening Show
 
Event Held At the Institute, Kirkby Lonsdale - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Featuring a wide variety of vegetables, flowers, pot plants & craft entries
- More...
 

    
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concerts grange-over-sands • Sunday 31st August - Ulverston Town Band - Music in the Park
 
Event held At Park Road Gardens Bandstand, Grange-over-Sands - 2:00pm
Another of the weekly open air summer concerts in Grange - More...



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Sunday 31st August - Car Boot Sale
 

Event held At Staveley Recreation Ground - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Staveley Village Association car boot sale with many bargains - More...
 

 
car boot sale • Sunday 31st August - A6 Car Boot Sale
 
Event held On the A6 between Carnforth and Milnthorpe - from 7:00am
The popular car boot - cars £5, browsers and on site parking free - More...


 
Prom art Grange-over-Sands Sunday 31st August - Prom Art 2014
 
Event held
Along the Promenade, Grange-over-Sands - 9:30am to 4:00pm
The 10th year of
selling of Arts and Crafts along the prom at Grange - More...


 

lakeland_maize_logo2012_small.jpg • Daily until Wednesday 3rd September - Lakeland Maze Maize Mazes
 
Event held At Raines Hall Farm, Sedgwick, Kendal - 10:00am to 6:00pm
Family fun with the two Mazes which are now open for the summer - More...
 

 
Ongoing Exhibitions in the Lake District This Week:
 
art_exhibition_small.jpg Sedbergh Art Society Exhibition (until Tues Aug. 26th)
 
Event Held At Sedbergh School Library in Sedbergh, Nr. Kendal - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Sedbergh Art Society's 41st annual art exhibition in a variety of media
- More...


 
rheged_small.jpg • From Sunday 31st August -
Cumbrian Contrasts Exhibition
    (until Sunday 7th September)
Event held At Rheged Centre, Redhills, Penrith - 10:00am to 5:00pm (except Sept 7th 10am - 2pm)
An exciting art collection that showcases a variety of style, technique and media - More...
 

 
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Lake Artists Society Summer Exhibition (until Wed Sept. 3rd)
 
Event held At the New Hall, Grasmere - 10:30am to 4:30pm
Annual exhibition of paintings and sculptures by leading Cumbrian artists - More...
 

 

abbot_hall_art_gallery_2012_small.jpg Barbara Hepworth: Landscape Exhibition (until Sat Sept. 27th)
 
Event Held
At Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal - 10:30am to 5:00pm
The exhibition includes some of Dame Barbara Hepworth's iconic sculptures - More...

 


first_world_war_centenary_small.jpg First World War Centenary: From Fells to Flanders
(until Sat Dec. 20th)
 
Event Held At Lakeland Life & Industry, Kendal - 10:30am - 5pm (Sundays 12 - 4pm)
The display explores the Lake District's contribution to the Great War - More...