Events in the Lake District - November 2017

Friday 6th October 2017 to Saturday 4th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 2:30pm and 7:30pm
A rare opportunity to see Alan Ayckbourn’s first revival in over 20 years of this light-hearted musical

Saturday 28th October 2017 to Sunday 12th November 2017

Upfront Arts Venue, Nr Hutton in the Forest, Skelton, Penrith - Tues to Sun 10am - 4:30pm
An art exhibition called 'Clearing' by Alan Stones at the Upfront Arts Venue near Hutton in the Forest

Thursday 2nd November 2017

Ante Room, Forum 28, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness - 12:45pm to 2:45pm & 3:45pm to 5:45pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at Forum 28 in Barrow

Friday 3rd November 2017

Upfront Arts Venue, Nr Hutton in the Forest, Skelton, Penrith - 1:45pm and 7:30pm
The Shakespeare Versus Moliere puppet show is highly visual puppetry with a global flavour

Friday 3rd November 2017

Kendal Rugby Club, Shap Road, Kendal
All welcome at Kendal's fireworks display - no charge but donations will go towards next year's event

Friday 3rd November 2017

Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston - 1:45pm to 3:45pm & 4:45pm to 7:15pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at the Coronation Hall

Friday 3rd November 2017

Kendal Unitarian Chapel, Branthwaite Brow, Market Place, Kendal - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Tonight's lecture is by Mary Rabia Dowson who discusses the Dances of Universal Peace

Friday 3rd November 2017

City Centre, Carlisle - 9:00am to 3:15pm
Carlisle Farmers' Market is organised by Made in Cumbria with an excellent choice of local produce

Saturday 4th November 2017

Bitts Park, Carlisle, CA3 8UL - 6:45pm
A giant bonfire takes centre stage and spectacular fireworks ensures that the event goes with a bang!

Saturday 4th November 2017

Procession leaves Parish Hall, Cartmel Fell - From 6:00pm
With lantern procession, bonfire, fireworks, children's lantern competition, mulled wine & hot-pot supper

Saturday 4th November 2017

Beech Hill Hotel, Newby Bridge Road, Windermere, LA23 3LR
Featuring a 3 course dinner, fire performers and grand firework display over the waters of Windermere

Saturday 4th November 2017

Windermere RUFC, Dawes Meadow, Longlands Road, Bowness, LA23 3AS - 6:30pm
Featuring a BBQ, food and refreshments with the bonfire lit at 6:30pm and fireworks from 7pm

Saturday 4th November 2017

Barrow Football Supporters Club, Wilkie Road, Barrow-in-Furness - 8:00pm
An evening of live music and dancing with Scottish group Totico at the Soccer Bar

Saturday 4th November 2017

Kendal College, Main Site, Milnthorpe Road, Kendal - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
The MP for Westmorland & Lonsdale, holds regular Advice Surgeries throughout his constituency

Saturday 4th November 2017

Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands, LA11 6QF - From 5:30pm
Cartmel Village Trust are holding their annual Bonfire and Fireworks display at Cartmel Racecourse

Saturday 4th November 2017

Dalton Community Centre, 21 Nelson Street and Ashburner House, Dowdales School, Dalton-in-Furness
Dalton LitFest offers a wide variety of literary happenings, some of which will appeal to everyone

Saturday 4th November 2017

Lowther Castle & Gardens, Penrith - 5:00pm to Midnight
With live music, fully heated outdoor bar, beautiful fire installations and fireworks spectacular

Saturday 4th November 2017

Arnside Pier, Arnside - From 6:00pm
A free public display supported by local businesses in Arnside and public donations, with BBQ

Saturday 4th November 2017

Hawkshead Recreation Ground, Hawkshead, LA22 0NT - From 5:30pm
A good night out for all the family is guaranteed at the Hawkshead bonfire and fireworks celebration

Sunday 5th November 2017

Kirkby Lonsdale RUFC, Underley Park, Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2DS - Bonfire lit 7:15pm
The event increases in popularity each year with bonfire, fantastic fireworks, entertainment and hot food

Monday 6th November 2017

Kendal Club Room, Castle Green Hotel, Kendal - 1:45pm to 3:45pm & 4:45pm to 7:30pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at the Castle Green Hotel

Tuesday 7th November 2017

Entrance to Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 10:45am
The Walking For Health scheme takes place every Tuesday and starts from Cartmel Racecourse

Wednesday 8th November 2017

Old Laundry Theatre, World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Crag Brow, Bowness - 2:30pm
Beatrix Potter tells her own story discovering herself as an illustrator, story writer conservationist and farmer

Wednesday 8th November 2017 to Saturday 11th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm (& matinees Thurs & Sat at 2:30pm)
An hilarious and gently touching comedy in four parts by Alan Ayckbourn at the Old Laundry

Thursday 9th November 2017

Skirwith Village Hall, Church Street, Skirwith - 7:30pm
This darkly entertaining comedy tells the story of a rural family’s survival in a changing landscape.

Friday 10th November 2017

Cross Keys Hotel, 1 Park Road, Milnthorpe - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
The MP for Westmorland & Lonsdale, holds regular Advice Surgeries throughout his constituency

Friday 10th November 2017

Milnthorpe Square, Milnthorpe - 9:30am to 2:30pm
The Farmers' Markets take place on the second Friday of each month with around twenty stalls

Saturday 11th November 2017

St John the Baptist's Church, Station Road, Flookburgh - 6:30pm
Flookburgh Band will play ‘something for everyone’ at their concert in Flookburgh Church

Saturday 11th November 2017

Orton Village Hall and Market Square, Orton, Nr. Penrith - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Held on the second Saturday of each month with over 30 stalls selling mainly local produce

Saturday 11th November 2017 to Sunday 12th November 2017

Brantwood, Near Coniston - 10:30am to 5:00pm (4pm Sun)
The annual winter craft fair at Brantwood near Coniston with a wide range of stalls by local craftmakers

Sunday 12th November 2017

Fellside Centre, Low Fellside (off Sepulchre Lane), Kendal - 2.00pm to 4.30pm
Meeting are held every month led by Sangha (Community of Buddhist Monks) Authorized Teachers

Tuesday 14th November 2017 to Friday 17th November 2017

Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston - 7:30pm
All My Sons by Arthur Miller is a compelling story of love, guilt and the corrupting power of greed

Tuesday 14th November 2017

Entrance to Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 10:45am
The Walking For Health scheme takes place every Tuesday and starts from Cartmel Racecourse

Tuesday 14th November 2017

M:Hub, Milnthorpe Methodist Church, Beetham Road, Milnthorpe - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
A free course for family carers who are supporting someone with dementia

Wednesday 15th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm
A new one woman musical featuring the charmingly accomplished Kiwi Penny Ashton

Thursday 16th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm
Performer Rebecca Vaughan embodies everywoman Jane in this intimate study of love’s realities

Friday 17th November 2017

Upfront Arts Venue, Nr Hutton in the Forest, Skelton, Penrith - 8:00pm (doors 7:30pm)
Rob Heron & The Tea Pad Orchestra play their own brand of western swing, blues, gypsy jazz and country

Friday 17th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm
Jane Austen’s classic features a cast of just two human performers and seven hand made puppets

Friday 17th November 2017

Unsworth's Yard, Cartmel village, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 10:00am to 4:00pm
The popular food market features the finest food from Cartmel and the Lake District

Saturday 18th November 2017

The whole town of Ambleside - From 10:00am
With Father Christmas Cruises, family fun zone, stalls, entertainers, lantern parade & firework display

Saturday 18th November 2017

Holy Trinity Church, Casterton, Nr Kirkby Lonsdale - 7:30pm
Allegri Singers present a programme of breathtakingly beautiful unaccompanied European works

Sunday 19th November 2017

Main Street, Cockermouth - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Featuring Father Christmas in his grotto, a Children's Fun Fair and many charity Christmas stalls

Sunday 19th November 2017

St John's Church, Emesgate Lane, Silverdale - 4:30pm
Allegri Singers present a programme of breathtakingly beautiful unaccompanied European works

Sunday 19th November 2017

Skirwith Village Hall, Church Street, Skirwith - 5:00pm
Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people

Sunday 19th November 2017

Abbot Hall & Kendal Market Place and Finkle Street - 1:30pm to 5:00pm
With Father Christmas riding in his sleigh pulled by reindeers, Christmas markets and festive food

Sunday 19th November 2017

Our Lady Star of the Sea and St Michael, Banklands, Workington - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Neville Kyrke-Smith will discuss his experiences with Christians in the Middle East and Ukraine

Monday 20th November 2017

The Marchesi Centre, Holly Road, Windermere - 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular blood donor sessions in Windermere

Tuesday 21st November 2017

Coronation Hall, County Square, Ulverston - 8:00pm
Six game cash bingo and prize raffle all in support of the Coronation Hall Charity

Tuesday 21st November 2017

Entrance to Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 10:45am
The Walking For Health scheme takes place every Tuesday and starts from Cartmel Racecourse

Tuesday 21st November 2017

M:Hub, Milnthorpe Methodist Church, Beetham Road, Milnthorpe - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
A free course for family carers who are supporting someone with dementia

Friday 24th November 2017

Kendal Market Place, Kendal - 9:30am to 3:30pm
The farmers' market organised by Made in Cumbria is the oldest known market in Cumbria

Friday 24th November 2017

Packhorse Court and Market Square, Keswick - 6pm (Market Square)
This event is always a party of music and entertainment, along with the switch-on of Christmas lights

Friday 24th November 2017

Castle Green Hotel, Castle Green Lane, Kendal - 6:45pm to Midnight
South Lakeland Carers Gala Dinner includes a 3-course meal, music from The Seals and auction

Friday 24th November 2017

Laundrama, Old Laundry Studio, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm
The comedy night is hosted by local comedian John Lebbon and is guaranteed to keep you giggling

Friday 24th November 2017

Pheasant Inn, Flookburgh Road, Allithwaite, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 8:00pm
A cabaret night at the Pheasant featuring Brothers of Swing, plus a superb three course meal

Saturday 25th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm
An evening of short films featuring Random Acts, bold and creative films by young artist filmmakers

Saturday 25th November 2017

Morrisons Café, Queen Katherines Avenue, Kendal - 10:00am to 11:00am
The MP for Westmorland & Lonsdale, holds regular Advice Surgeries throughout his constituency

Saturday 25th November 2017

St Thomas Church, Stricklandgate, Kendal - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Kendal South Choir present some of Britten's most famous pieces, including Rejoice in the Lamb

Saturday 25th November 2017 to Sunday 26th November 2017

RSPB Leighton Moss, Silverdale, Nr. Milnthorpe - 10:00am to 4:00pm
An opportunity to try out binoculars, telescopes and digiscoping and receive impartial advice

Monday 27th November 2017

Kendal Club Room, Castle Green Hotel, Kendal - 1:45pm to 3:45pm & 4:45pm to 7:30pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at the Castle Green Hotel

Tuesday 28th November 2017

Entrance to Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 10:45am
The Walking For Health scheme takes place every Tuesday and starts from Cartmel Racecourse

Tuesday 28th November 2017

Beetham Nurseries Garden Cafe, Beetham near Milnthorpe - 7:00pm
Seasonal Splendour is a fun and flamboyant evening of Christmas floral arranging with Derek Armstrong

Tuesday 28th November 2017

M:Hub, Milnthorpe Methodist Church, Beetham Road, Milnthorpe - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
A free course for family carers who are supporting someone with dementia

Wednesday 29th November 2017

The Old Laundry Theatre, Rayrigg Road, Bowness - 7:30pm
A double dose of terrifying tales, one told tongue in cheek and the other straight down the line

Wednesday 29th November 2017

Braithwaite Institute, Braithwaite, Keswick - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Help save a life in the regular blood donor sessions at the Braithwaite Institute in Keswick

Thursday 30th November 2017

Ante Room, Forum 28, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness - 12:45pm to 2:45pm & 3:45pm to 5:45pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at Forum 28 in Barrow