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'The Right Sort of Woman' exhibition

'The Right Sort of Woman' exhibition

Hawkshead

Sat 10 Feb - Sun 28 Oct 2018

Featuring Beatrix Potter's original artwork, handwritten letters and personal items, this new exhibition uncovers a lesser-known side to the well-loved children's author.

Man and Mountain

Man and Mountain: Chris Bonington

Keswick

Sat 19 May 2018 - Sun 6 Jan 2019

Heritage Lottery Fund supported exhibition on world renowned mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington that traces his journey from the sandstone of Harrison’s Rocks to the highest summits on earth, and close connections to the Cumbrian landscape.

From Wordsworth to the Web

From Wordsworth to the Web

Kendal

Tue 19 Jun - Thu 20 Dec 2018

Here is the news! Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry celebrates 200 years of Kendal’s local paper, the Westmorland Gazette.

Votes for Women: Suffrage and Women's Lives

Votes for Women: Suffrage and Women's Lives

Kendal

Tue 19 Jun - Mon 31 Dec 2018

Discover the history of the suffragists and suffragettes and how women fought for their rights.

Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Egremont

Wed 18 Jul - Wed 21 Nov 2018

Florence Open Mic Night is your chance to showcase your work. It’s free to take part and free to enjoy.

Rodin: rethinking the fragment

Rodin: rethinking the fragment

Kendal

Tue 14 Aug - Sat 27 Oct 2018

See one of Auguste Rodin's best-known works – The Thinker. The iconic piece takes centre stage in this display which explores how the French sculptor (1840-1917) studied the fragments of ancient Greece and Rome.

Dorothy Wordsworth & Women Mountaineers

Dorothy Wordsworth & Women Mountaineers

Grasmere

Sat 1 Sep - Sun 23 Dec 2018

Dorothy Wordsworth was a keen mountaineer. This exhibition celebrates her accomplishments on the bicentenary of her ascent of Scafell Pike.

Crawl in the Hall

Crawl in the Hall

Kendal

Fri 7 Sep 2018 - Fri 25 Jan 2019

The weekly creative sessions for the under-fives are inspired by works of art from Abbot Hall’s exhibitions and collections.

Painting by Hideyuki Sobue

Hideyuki Sobue - Sanpo

Sedbergh

Tue 11 Sep - Sun 4 Nov 2018

The Japanese term “sanpo” means walk, stroll, ramble, and wander. In this exhibition Hideyuki captures stunning scenes in light and shade, finds beautiful objects he never noticed before, inspiration for creativity.

Detail of Peter Rabbit letter

The Right Sort of Woman exhibition

Hawkshead

Wed 12 Sep - Sun 28 Oct 2018

Featuring Beatrix Potter's original artwork, handwritten letters and personal items, this exhibition uncovers a lesser-known side to the well-loved children's author.

Leeming House Wedding Fair 21st October

Big Wedding Fair

Penrith

Mon 1 - Sun 21 Oct 2018

Wedding Fair on the 21st of October with Suppliers, Champagne and canapes on arrival, Meet the team and see what we have to Offer.

Northern Collective Exhibition

Northern Collective Exhibition

Keswick

Wed 10 Oct - Sun 11 Nov 2018

The Northern Collective Exhibition comprises 16 artists from Cumbria and beyond and will showcase a rich diversity of themes and artistic processes including painting, printmaking, textiles, collage and assemblage.

Sir Tom Courtenay by Isobel Peachey

New Light Prize Exhibition 2018

Carlisle

Sat 13 Oct 2018 - Sun 27 Jan 2019

A ‘must see’ exhibition which shines a light on Northern contemporary art.

Walney Juniors AOS present Oliver

Walney Juniors AOS present Oliver

Barrow-in-Furness

Tue 16 - Sat 20 Oct 2018

WHAT THE DICKENS? How many lovable lyrics and toe-tapping tunes can you fit into one musical?WJAOS serve up a dish of Food Glorious Food while declaring It's A Fine Life, Reviewing The Situation and pondering Where Is Love?

Joe Purdy Presents The Wizard of Oz

Joe Purdy Presents The Wizard of Oz

Ulverston

Fri 19 - Mon 22 Oct 2018

Follow the yellow brick road this October half term as Joseph Purdy Productions takes us on this toe-tapping, musical adventure somewhere over the rainbow.

Johnny English Strikes Again

Johnny English Strikes Again

Keswick

Fri 19 - Sun 28 Oct 2018

Rowan Atkinson returns as the much-loved accidental secret agent in "Johnny English Strikes Again".

Smallfoot

Smallfoot

Keswick

Fri 19 - Wed 31 Oct 2018

An animated adventure for all ages, with original music and an all-star cast, Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti finds something he thought didn't exist -- a human.

The House with a Clock in Its Walls

The House with a Clock in Its Walls

Keswick

Fri 19 - Sat 20 Oct 2018

Jack Black and Cate Blanchett star in this Amblin classic where fantastical events occur in the most unexpected places.

Antique & Collectors Fair

Antique & Collectors Fair

Ullswater

Fri 19 - Sun 21 Oct 2018

Antique and collectors fair, fine and vintage jewellery, antiques, collectables, decorative arts, vintage linens and china in centre of pretty Pooley Bridge, cafes, shops and Ullswater Steamer all nearby.

Frightful fun in the trees

Halloween Treetop Trail

Windermere

Fri 19 - Wed 31 Oct 2018

A spooky halloween hunt in the high trees!

A Star Is Born

A Star Is Born

Penrith

Fri 19 - Thu 25 Oct 2018

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga fuse their considerable talents to depict the raw and passionate tale of Jack and Ally, two artistic souls coming together, on stage and in life.

Hallé Concert

Hallé Concert

Kendal

Sat 20 Oct 2018

For their visit to the Lakeland Sinfonia Concert Society this season, the Hallé bring a thrilling programme.

North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2018

North Pennines Stargazing Festival

Alston

Sat 20 Oct - Sun 4 Nov 2018

Now in its second year the festival is running between 20 Oct and 4 Nov 2018 - during Half Term. There are 30 events over the two weeks all designed to unlock the wonders of the night sky - across the whole of the North Pennines AONB.

Windermere Lakes Record & Cd Fair

Windermere Record & CD Fair

Windermere

Sat 20 Oct 2018

Record & CD Fair Free entry / Free parking Situated between Windermere & Bowness on main Lake Road - easy to find and parking on premises.Tea/Coffee available. Vinyl for sale from £1 upwards to higher priced collectors & CD's from £2

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