19 06, 2016

Where is Peter Rabbit? Beatrix Potter Musical

2017-12-08T11:34:18+00:00June 19th, 2016|

27 June - 4 September 2016 Inspired by the world-famous stories, this unique stage show brings to life Beatrix Potter’s favourite characters in a not-to-be missed visual spectacular. Exploding with life, music, special effects, dance and show-stopping songs, this world premier stars Beatrix Potter as the story teller alongside some of her favourite characters: Jemima [...]

7 05, 2016

The Lake District Museum of Water

2017-12-08T11:34:18+00:00May 7th, 2016|

Hosted at Wray Castle Boat House from 6 – 8 May for Lakes Ignite, the Museum of Water is a collection of publicly donated water and their accompanying stories, encouraging visitors to ponder the value, meaning and attributes of the precious liquid resource, comprises of a collection of over 700 bottles of water, each with [...]

23 04, 2016

Lakes Ignite 2016

2017-12-08T11:34:18+00:00April 23rd, 2016|

Lakes Ignite 2016 Celebrating art and culture that sparks your imagination. The Lake District is set to ignite once again this spring in celebration of the wealth of artistic activity in the region. Spark your imagination with a showcase of contemporary culture in the Lake District, Cumbria from 30 April to 22 May 2016. Featuring [...]

13 03, 2016

The Herdwicks are coming!

2016-03-31T12:57:50+01:00March 13th, 2016|

As part of the Calvert Trusts's Anniversary Celebrations  2016,  Go Herdwick  will see the central Lake District invaded by a flock of 61 life sized decorated  Herdwick ewes, appearing in unexpected places such as shops, cafes and on the street, between the 25 March and the 4 September- all paying homage to the Herdwick’s iconic status.  The Calvert Trust welcomes [...]

14 01, 2016

A Grand Day Out in Cumbria

2016-03-31T13:00:03+01:00January 14th, 2016|

The Grand Day out in Cumbria is a county-wide fundraising day on January 16th 2016 (with a follow up later in 2016) organised entirely by volunteers. There will be fell walks, family trail walks, mountain bike trails and even a mountain bike mystery tour, as well as all sorts of other fun things to raise funds for [...]

7 01, 2016

January Events in the Lake District

2017-12-08T11:34:19+00:00January 7th, 2016|

There are plenty of things to see and do in January, we’ve selected just a few top suggestions for a perfect winter break in the Lake District. Come join us at one of these events and enjoy this truly remarkable landscape.  The Snow Queen, Theatre by the Lake – Keswick Treat the family to a post Christmas [...]

2 01, 2016

Winter in the Lake District

2016-01-02T19:09:15+00:00January 2nd, 2016|

It may be winter, but there is still plenty to do in the Lake District, with indoor and outdoor activities for all abilities and ages.  Now is also a good time of year to visit some of the visitor attractions in the Lake District, with many attractions offering reduced rates, and of course no queues.  For those wishing [...]

27 11, 2015

Things to do in the Lake District

2015-11-27T17:28:40+00:00November 27th, 2015|

This weekend the  Ravenglass & Eskdale railway  are having a Santa Express train in the run up to Christmas.  The journey starts from Ravenglass, and finishes at Dalegarth for Boot Station with a chance to meet Santa. The journey itself was one of Wainwright’s favourites, crossing seven miles of spectacular scenery to the foot of the Lake Districts highest mountains, the Scafell [...]

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