There are so many exceptional events in the calendar, with something for all tastes and ages. Come and enjoy the World's Original Marmalade Awards at Dalemain. Explore the county in the Great Peter Rabbit Egg Hunt. Step back in time at the Ulverston Dickensian Festival.
With a full programme of county shows and music festivals, walks, talks and fairs. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Open to ideas? We have a great deal happening around Cumbria this year. Search below and find yourself something to do while you stay. Learning a new skill, taking a guided walk or watching a play, just some of the many things we can offer you while you're visiting.
There is always something to do when you stay in Cumbria.
Fri 30 Sep 2016
The renaissance of 911 continues.
Sun 2 Oct 2016
13.1 Mile Half Marathon through the historic border city of Carlisle.
Fri 14 - Sun 16 Oct 2016
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival will put a spotlight for one fantastic weekend on the brilliance, diversity and quirkiness of comic art.
Thu 27 Oct 2016 - Sun 1 Jan 2017
Employing an unorthodox approach to paint application, Paul Jenkins is as much identified with the process of controlled paint-pouring and canvas manipulation
Thu 17 - Sun 20 Nov 2016
It's a celebration of mountain film, literature, art, athletes and legends, that aims to inspire more people to explore, enjoy and represent mountains, wilderness and their cultures.
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec 2016
Windermere is hosting a brand new German Christmas Market on 10th & 11th December, there will be a wide range of festive stalls selling fantastic seasonal gifts from knitwear to soaps.
TASTE CUMBRIA COCKERMOUTH 2016 AT COCKERMOUTH
24-25 September 2016