Lake District Events This Week

Monday 27th June 2016 to Sunday 4th September 2016

Old Laundry Theatre, The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Bowness-on-Windermere
This mini musical adventure stage show brings to life Beatrix Potter’s favourite characters

Saturday 16th July 2016 to Sunday 25th September 2016

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

Saturday 23rd July 2016 to Monday 1st August 2016

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

Monday 25th July 2016

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

Monday 25th July 2016 to Saturday 30th July 2016

On the streets and yards of Kendal
A vibrant festival of new plays and artwork from Kendal Community Theatre on the streets of Kendal

Tuesday 26th July 2016

Ullswater Steamers, Pooley Bridge Pier, Ullswater - 7:00pm
A two hour evening cruise with fish supper and musical entertainment from Pete Lashley

Tuesday 26th July 2016

Ullswater Steamers, The Pier House, Glenridding, Ullswater - 6:30pm (cruise starts 6:45pm)
A 90 minute themed evening cruise on Ullswater with an LDNP Ranger - tonight's theme is Myths & Legends

Tuesday 26th July 2016

Hawkshead Parish Church of St.Michael & All Angels, Main Street, Hawkshead - 8.00pm
Tonight's performance in the 49th annual season of concerts is An Evening of Gilbert and Sullivan

Tuesday 26th July 2016

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

Wednesday 27th July 2016

Lake District Visitor Centre, Brockhole, Windermere - 11:00am
Identify birds & animals in the woodland surrounding the Lake District Visitor Centre in this free event

Wednesday 27th July 2016

Bowness Pier 1, Bowness-on-Windermere - 7:00pm
A summer evening cruise on Windermere with a two course buffet, live music and stunning views

Wednesday 27th July 2016

Bowness Pier, The Promenade, Bowness-on-Windermere - 12:20pm
Enjoy a commentary from a Lake District National Park Ranger whilst sailing on Windermere

Thursday 28th July 2016

The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere - 10:00am to 4:00pm
'Beatrix Potter' will be meeting visitors and a selection of her favourite animals will be in the garden

Thursday 28th July 2016

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

Thursday 28th July 2016

Rydal Park, Ambleside - 12 noon to 5:30pm
A traditional Lakeland Sports Day featuring Cumberland & Westmorland wrestling, hound trails & races

Thursday 28th July 2016

Abbey Square, Staveley, Nr. Kendal - 7:00pm
The Staveley Monthly Walk is for those who enjoy gentle walking in good company

Friday 29th July 2016 to Sunday 31st July 2016

The Kings Arms Hotel, The Square, Hawkshead
A 100% Cumbrian Beer Festival, a celebration of Cumbrian food and drink in Hawkshead

Friday 29th July 2016

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 29th July 2016

W.I. Hall, Orchard Road, Arnside - 9:30am to 11:30am
Delicious home baking, home-made cakes, preserves, jams, chutneys, crafts, plants and vegetables

Saturday 30th July 2016

Beetham Sports Field, Beetham, Near Milnthorpe - 1:00pm
With adult and children's races with cash prizes, children's fancy dress, famous fell race and tug o' war

Saturday 30th July 2016

Showground, The Fitz, Low Road, Cockermouth - 9.00am until late
An action-packed day with animal classes, sheep dogs, foxhounds and terriers, plus show jumping

Saturday 30th July 2016 to Sunday 31st July 2016

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

Saturday 30th July 2016

Bowness Pier 1, Bowness-on-Windermere - 7:00pm
A summer evening cruise on Windermere with a two course buffet, live music and stunning views

Saturday 30th July 2016

Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 2:30pm
Help the Bendrigg Trust in supporting disabled and disadvantaged people by walking the bay

Saturday 30th July 2016

Kendal Parish Church, Kirkland, Kendal - 7:30pm
Elgar's most moving work by Cumbria Festival Chorus, Amabile Girls Choir & Northern Chamber Orchestra

Saturday 30th July 2016 to Sunday 31st July 2016

Cark Airfield, Flookburgh, Near Grange-over-Sands - 9:00am to 5:00pm
With more than 1,200 classic exhibits, displays, traditional fair plus specialist caterers and crafts

Saturday 30th July 2016

Coniston Tourist Information Centre, Ruskin Avenue, Coniston - 10:30am
A five hour walk from Coniston through the Coppermines Valley to Red Dell and Levers Water

Saturday 30th July 2016

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

Saturday 30th July 2016

Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 2:30pm
Join Queen's Guide Cedric Robinson for this stunning and ever popular eight mile walk across the bay

Saturday 30th July 2016

Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 2:30pm
Enjoy a unique day out in the fresh air with the Bay Search & Rescue Team's annual fundraising walk

Saturday 30th July 2016 to Sunday 31st July 2016

Threlkeld Quarry & Mining Museum, Threlkeld Quarry, Keswick - 10:00am to 5:00pm
The Annual Steam Gala features five visiting steam locos as well as the resident engine Sir Tom

Sunday 31st July 2016

Park Road Gardens Bandstand, Grange-over-Sands - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Today's performance in the Music In The Park concert season is by the popular Ulverston Town Band

Sunday 31st July 2016

From Arnside to Kents Bank Station, Grange-over-Sands - 3:30pm
Afternoon walk across Morecambe Bay from Arnside to Kents Bank in aid of the mental health charity

Sunday 31st July 2016

Lake District Visitor Centre, Brockhole, Windermere - 11:00am
Identify birds & animals in the woodland surrounding the Lake District Visitor Centre in this free event

Sunday 31st July 2016

Along the Promenade, Grange-over-Sands - 10:00am to 4:00pm
The buying and selling of Arts and Crafts along the promenade at Grange-over-Sands

Sunday 31st July 2016

Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 3:30pm
Join the Motor Neurone Disease Association walk across the beautiful Morecambe Bay

Sunday 31st July 2016

Arnside Promenade to Kents Bank, Nr. Grange-over-Sands - 3:30pm
Bay walk to raise funds to support the Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, Cumbria's Children's Hospice