Lake District Events This Week

Lakeland Maize Maze and Farm Park

Saturday 18th July 2015 to Sunday 27th September 2015
Lakeland Maize Maze and Farm Park

▶ Raines Hall Farm, Sedgwick, Nr. Kendal - 10am to 6pm
Lakeland Maize Maze near Kendal has two maize mazes and farm park and is a great day out
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Ten Day Summer Craft Fair at Dacre Hall

Saturday 25th July 2015 to Monday 3rd August 2015
Ten Day Summer Craft Fair at Dacre Hall

▶ Dacre Hall, Lanercost Priory, Nr. Brampton - 10:00am - 5:30pm daily
Almost 40 stall holders with quality handcrafted unique gifts and goods will exhibit in the historic hall
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Milnthorpe Blood Donor Sessions

Monday 3rd August 2015
Milnthorpe Blood Donor Sessions

▶ Main Hall, Dallam School, Haverflatts Lane, Milnthorpe - 1:45pm to 3:45pm & 5pm to 7:30pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at Dallam School in Milnthorpe
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Cartmel Priory Organ Concerts

Monday 3rd August 2015
Cartmel Priory Organ Concerts

▶ Cartmel Priory, Cartmel, Near Grange-over-Sands - 1:10pm to 2:00pm
Today's lunchtime concert at the historic priory is by Anthony Milledge of St. Mary of Furness, Barrow
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Kendal Blood Donor Sessions

Monday 3rd August 2015
Kendal Blood Donor Sessions

▶ Kendal Club Room, Castle Green Hotel, Kendal - 1:45pm to 3:45pm & 5pm to 7:30pm
Give blood and help save a life in the regular donor sessions at the Castle Green Hotel
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Cartmel Walking For Health

Tuesday 4th August 2015
Cartmel Walking For Health

▶ Entrance to Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 11:00am
The Walking For Health scheme takes place every Tuesday and starts from Cartmel Racecourse
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Music for a Summer Evening Concerts

Tuesday 4th August 2015
Music for a Summer Evening Concerts

▶ Hawkshead Parish Church of St.Michael & All Angels, Main Street, Hawkshead - 8.00pm
Tonight's performer in the 48th annual season of concerts in Hawkshead is pianist John Longley
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Tea With Peter Rabbit Parties in Bowness

Wednesday 5th August 2015
Tea With Peter Rabbit Parties in Bowness

▶ The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere - 12 noon to 2pm
Enjoy a scrumptious party lunch with your favourite Beatrix Potter character Peter Rabbit
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Discovery Cruise on Windermere with a Ranger

Wednesday 5th August 2015
Discovery Cruise on Windermere with a Ranger

▶ Bowness Bay Steamer Pier, Bowness-on-Windermere - 12:20pm
Enjoy a commentary from a Lake District National Park Ranger whilst sailing on Windermere
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The Cartmel Country Show 2015

Wednesday 5th August 2015
The Cartmel Country Show 2015

▶ Cartmel Racecourse, Cartmel, Near Grange-over-Sands - 8:30am to 5:30pm
The Cartmel Show 2015 is a traditional country show with family entertainment at Cartmel Racecourse
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Birdwatch at Brockhole

Wednesday 5th August 2015
Birdwatch at Brockhole

▶ Lake District Visitor Centre, Brockhole, Windermere - 11:00am
Identify birds and animals in the woodland surrounding the Lake District Visitor Centre
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Lake District Sheep Dog Trials

Thursday 6th August 2015
Lake District Sheep Dog Trials

▶ Hill Farm, Ings, Near Staveley / Windermere - 9:00am to 5:00pm
With hound trails, Cumberland & Westmorland wrestling, sheepdog trials, crafts and sheepdog show
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Folk Night at the Keg & Kitchen

Friday 7th August 2015
Folk Night at the Keg & Kitchen

▶ Keg & Kitchen, Palace Buildings, Main Street, Grange-over-Sands - 8:00pm till midnight
An open session of traditional and modern folk music and songs held on the first Friday of every month
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Made in Cumbria Farmers Market, Carlisle

Friday 7th August 2015
Made in Cumbria Farmers Market, Carlisle

▶ City Centre, Carlisle - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Carlisle Farmers' Market is organised by Made in Cumbria with an excellent choice of local produce
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Lake District Folk Weekend

Friday 7th August 2015 to Sunday 9th August 2015
Lake District Folk Weekend

▶ Hawkshead Brewery Beer Hall, Roundhouse & Eagle & Child, Staveley
The Lake District Folk Weekend in Staveley features concerts, sessions, workshops and beer tasting
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Antique & Collectors Fair in Keswick

Friday 7th August 2015 to Saturday 8th August 2015
Antique & Collectors Fair in Keswick

▶ Skiddaw Hotel, 31 Main Street, Keswick - 10:00am to 5:00pm
With antiques, collectables, fine and vintage jewellery, linens, silver, metalware, curios and lots more
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Blood Donor Sessions in Keswick

Friday 7th August 2015
Blood Donor Sessions in Keswick

▶ Rawnsley Centre, King's Church, Main Street, Keswick - 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Help save a life in the regular blood donor sessions at King's Church in Keswick
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Alternative Perspectives Lecture

Friday 7th August 2015
Alternative Perspectives Lecture

▶ Kendal Unitarian Chapel, Branthwaite Brow, Market Place, Kendal - 7:00pm
A talk in Kendal on The Belinus Line, the longest North-South ley line of mainland Britain
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Navigation Skills for Beginners Grasmere

Saturday 8th August 2015
Navigation Skills for Beginners Grasmere

▶ LDNPA Car Park, Stock Lane, Grasmere - 10:00am
Learn basic navigation skills outside in small, friendly groups with a map and compass provided
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Orton Farmers' Market

Saturday 8th August 2015
Orton Farmers' Market

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

Saturday 8th August 2015 to Sunday 9th August 2015
Record and CD Fairs in Windermere

▶ Ladyholme Centre, Lake Road, Windermere - 8:00am to 6:00pm
The regular fair features pop and rock collectors vinyl records, both for sale and purchased
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Boxes of Hope Cumbria Walk Across the Sands

Saturday 8th August 2015
Boxes of Hope Cumbria Walk Across the Sands

▶ Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 12 noon
Walk and enable gift-filled shoe boxes to be sent to the deprived children of Eastern Europe this Christmas
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Ambleside Summer Flower Show

Saturday 8th August 2015 to Sunday 9th August 2015
Ambleside Summer Flower Show

▶ Kelsick Centre, St. Marys Lane, Ambleside - Sat: 10:30am to 5pm; Sun: 10am to 4pm
With 250 competitive classes, including vegetables, cut flowers, wine, eggs, fruit and pot plants
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Bridge2Aid Morecambe Bay Walk

Saturday 8th August 2015
Bridge2Aid Morecambe Bay Walk

▶ Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 12 noon
In aid of Bridge2Aid, a dental charity that has treated millions of people in the developing world
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Summer Party at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal

Saturday 8th August 2015
Summer Party at the Castle Green Hotel in Kendal

▶ Best Western Castle Green Hotel, Castle Green Lane, Kendal - 7:00pm to 1:00am
With Pimms reception, 2 course buffet and entertainment from the Mustard Cutters and DJ Trax 2020
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Dales and Lakes Historic Vehicle Day

Sunday 9th August 2015
Dales and Lakes Historic Vehicle Day

▶ Yewtree Playing Fields, Yewtree Road, Grange-over-Sands - 11:00am to 4:30pm
An annual event with 200 immaculate vehicles displayed each August on the Memorial Playing Fields
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Bay Search & Rescue Morecambe Bay Walk

Sunday 9th August 2015
Bay Search & Rescue Morecambe Bay Walk

▶ Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 1:00pm
Enjoy a unique day out in the fresh air with the Bay Search & Rescue Team's annual fundraising walk
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A6 Car Boot Sale - Every Sunday

Sunday 9th August 2015
A6 Car Boot Sale - Every Sunday

▶ Yealand Conyers on A6 between Carnforth and Milnthorpe - 7:00am to 2:00pm
The popular car boot sale takes place every Sunday and Bank Holiday during the summer months
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