Your Guide 2 the Lake District

Lake District Events This Weekend

Upcoming Featured Events in the Lake District & Cumbria:
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Photography Day
Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Photography Day
Beetham Nurseries Coach Trip to Wallington House
Beetham Nurseries Coach Trip to Wallington House
Westmorland County Show
Westmorland County Show 2014 in Crooklands
Lakeland Maze Mazes - Open Until September
Lakeland Maze Mazes - Open Until September
Lake District Events This Weekend Friday 29th to Sunday 31st August:

Friday 29th to Sunday 31st August - Cartmel Antiques Fair
   (also Thursday 28th)
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...

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...

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...

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...

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...


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...

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 Weekend:
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...

carlisle_railway_station_small.jpg From Wednesday Sept 3rd - We AM: Contemporary Art Exhibition
(until Sat Sept 6th)
Event Held
Carlisle Railway Station, Carlisle - 7:00pm (except Sat at 2:30pm)
New video and sound installations by Rob Sara and Laura M R Harrison
- More...

Cumbrian Contrasts Exhibition (until Sun Sept. 7th)

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...

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...