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1950s Street Party

1950s Street Party

Carlisle

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Jump back in time with a picnic and a pal on Saturday as Carlisle City Centre embraces tradition with a big old street party.

David Hockney, A Rake's Progress

A Rake's Progress by David Hockney

Kendal

Fri 14 Jul - Sat 30 Dec 2017

Sixteen prints influenced by David Hockney's visit to New York in 1961.

After the Dance

After the Dance

Keswick

Sat 19 Aug 2017

A dazzling dissection of love, class and the capacity for self-deceit.

America Wild 3D

America Wild 3D

Penrith

Tue 11 Jul - Sun 3 Sep 2017

Narrated by Academy Award® winner Robert Redford, America Wild: National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation’s awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness.

I Wandered by Tracy Levine

Bright and Beautiful by Tracy Levine

Coniston

Thu 29 Jun - Sun 3 Sep 2017

Exhibition of wildflower paintings by local artist Tracy Levine. Meet the Artist talk 11.00am 24th July & 10th August included with admission.

Carlisle Pageant (©Stuart Walker Photography)

Carlisle Fringe

Carlisle

Fri 18 - Mon 28 Aug 2017

Following the success of previous Carlisle Pageant events, this year’s 11-day Carlisle Fringe programme will be held in the city centre between Friday 18 August and Monday 28 August.

Daily Family Feature Films

Daily Family Feature Films at Rheged

Penrith

Sat 15 Jul - Sat 2 Sep 2017

Each Film showing at 3:15pm daily.

Diamond Wheel Glass Cutting - Heather Gillespie

Diamond Wheel Glass Cutting - Heather Gillespie

Ulverston

Sat 19 - Sun 20 Aug 2017

Cumbria Crystal is the last producer of hand-blown and hand-cut luxury English crystal in Britain.

Dinosaur Encounter

Dinosaur Encounter

Penrith

Wed 12 Jul - Sun 3 Sep 2017

Join us on an adventure through dusky prehistoric landscapes and marvel at moving, roaring dinosaurs in a jaw-dropping exhibition from the Natural History Museum.

Dumfries Community Choir

Dumfries Community Choir

Carlisle

Sat 19 Aug 2017

One of Scotland’s most dynamic community choirs will help get you in the party mood with their eclectic mix of uplifting songs.

Eleanor Conway’s Walk of Shame

Eleanor Conway’s Walk of Shame

Carlisle

Sat 19 Aug 2017

‘Walk of Shame’ is Eleanor Conway's critically acclaimed debut show about sex, sobriety, Sambuca and the modern addict that lies within us all.

Every Object Tells A Story Exhibition

Every Object Tells A Story Exhibition

Cockermouth

Mon 31 Jul - Sat 26 Aug 2017

A peep inside the Heritage Group's store, discovering some of the items there and their significance in Cockermouth's history.

Fairy and Dragon World

Fairy and Dragon World

Ambleside

Sat 1 Apr - Sun 1 Oct 2017

Our Fairy World attraction proved such a hit last summer, that it was voted Best Garden Centre Attraction at the recent Garden Retail Awards! This year, it returns bigger and better than ever – and here be dragons!

Brockhole - Lake District Visitor Centre

Family Bushcraft and Survival Skills

Windermere

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Get to grips with basic survival skills, including shelter building, fire lighting and rope, string and knot tying. Suitable for accompanied children age four plus with family.

Felt Pictures for kids workshop - Caren Threlfall

Felt Pictures for kids workshop - Caren Threlfall

Sedbergh

Sat 19 Aug 2017

A fun workshop, where you can create a beautiful picture using wet felting and needle felting techniques.

Flo Fest

Flo Fest

Egremont

Sat 19 Aug 2017

A new music festival comes to Florence Arts Centre on Saturday 19 August, featuring great live music, family fun and sunshine... tickets are on sale now for Flo Fest 2017!

Furness Active Athletics Club

Furness Active Athletics Club

Barrow-in-Furness

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Furness Active Athletics Club is to offer high quality training from an athletics coach. The club caters for long jump, triple jump, shot putt, hurdles, javelin and sprinting.

Glass Cutting

Glass Cutting

Ulverston

Sat 19 - Sun 20 Aug 2017

The intensive one-day workshop introduces you to the craft of traditional glass cutting on a diamond lathe.

Common Blue by John Ford

Glenfender Wildlife by John Ford

Coniston

Fri 14 Apr - Tue 31 Oct 2017

This exhibition showcases some of the animals captured in photography from an unimproved northern hay meadow in the Cairngorms. Included in admission.

Grow your own

Grow your own

Carlisle

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Grow Your Own is a show packed full of tasty fruit and vegetable themed juggling and comedy cookery. Even Peter Rabbit himself makes a thrilling appearance!

Handbagged

Handbagged

Keswick

Sat 19 Aug 2017

When Maggie met the Queen. Tea at four. Handbags at dawn.

Hansel & Gretel

Hansel & Gretel

Penrith

Sun 23 Jul - Sun 3 Sep 2017

The production is a fully staged re-telling of a well known story written by the Brothers Grimm. Traditional marionette puppets perform in front of magical scenery which changes before your eyes.

How to Be a Roman Soldier

How to Be a Roman Soldier

Brampton

Sat 19 - Sun 20 Aug 2017

Have you got what it takes to be a Roman soldier?

HSBC Guided Ride - Brockhole to Hawkshead

HSBC Guided Ride - Brockhole to Hawkshead

Windermere

Sat 5 Aug - Sat 2 Sep 2017

A guided cycle ride from Brockhole to the historic village of Hawkshead.

Aqua Pura

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