Justin Currie

When’s it on: 21/02/2013 till 21/02/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: The Brewery Arts Centre, 122a Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Justin Currie is the Scottish singer/songwriter, most famous for his role as founder member and front man of Del Amitri.

Sharon Shannon

When’s it on: 02/03/2013 till 02/03/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: The Brewery Arts Centre, 122a Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Sharon has entertained former US President Bill Clinton and Irish Presidents Robinson and MacAleese and more recently President Obama during his Dublin visit. She has won more »

Sally Johnson (soprano) & Duncan Glenday (piano)

When’s it on: 21/03/2013 till 21/03/2013 from 2.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Ambleside Parish Centre, Ambleside, Cumbria Ambleside What’s happening: Lake District Summer Music Patron’ Concert. A programme of Lieder from Schubert and Strauss interspersed with Britten’ enchanting settings of folksong and Satie’s sophisticated cabaret songs. Sally and Duncan, more »

Bold, Bright and Beautiful Flowers in Watercolours

When’s it on: 26/03/2013 till 27/03/2013 from 10.00am – 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Workshop/Course/Arts & Crafts Where’s it being held: Silverdale Methodist Church Hall, Cove Rd Silverdale What’s happening: Bold, Bright and Beautiful Flowers in Watercolours. This 2 day workshop is led by award winning artists Kate Bentley B.W.S. and is suitable for more »

Jemima Puddle-duck Craft Day

When’s it on: 08/04/2013 till 08/04/2013 from 11.00am – 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Workshop/Course/Arts & Crafts Where’s it being held: The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Crag Brow, Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: A fun day packed with arts and crafts, celebrating Easter with Jemima Puddle-duck. To include paper/drawing based, card-making more »

Dr Jon Wood: Post-war British Sculpture

When’s it on: 25/04/2013 till 25/04/2013 from 6.30pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: Dr Jon Wood, Research Curator at the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, discusses the importance of post-war British sculpture, and the context within which Lynn Chadwick’s work more »

Karine Polwart

When’s it on: 24/05/2013 till 24/05/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate , Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Her songs deal with humanity in all its many guises: there is tenderness, triumph and sorrow, raised flags of rebellion and independence, flashes of anger at more »

Edwardian Festival

When’s it on: 08/06/2013 till 08/06/2013 from 10:00am – 4:00pm. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Park Road Gardens, Grange-over-Sands Grange-over-Sands What’s happening: An Edwardian extravaganza with over 40 stalls in Park Road Gardens selling homemade cakes, toys, books and a multitude of gifts. Entertainment for all the family with more »

The Titfield Thunderbold

When’s it on: 20/06/2013 till 22/06/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Theatre Where’s it being held: Grange Drama, Victoria Hall, Main Street, Grange-over-Sands Grange-over-Sands What’s happening: Philip Goulding’s (1950′s period)play based on the Ealing Comedy Screenplay. Discovering that their branch railway is due to be axed, a group of villagers decide to buy more »

Cumbria Steam Gathering

When’s it on: 27/07/2013 till 28/07/2013 from 9.00am – 5.00pm. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Cark Airfield, Flookburgh Grange-over-Sands What’s happening: Exhibits include steam engines, fair organs, classic & vintage cars and commercial vehicles, motorcycles, pedal cycles, tractors and collections of memorabilia. Demonstrations throughout the weekend in the rural more »

Conishead Priory Heritage Open Days

When’s it on: 07/09/2013 till 08/09/2013 from 11.00am – 5.00pm. each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Conishead Priory, Ulverston, 2 miles south of Ulverston on A5087 Coast Road. Ulverston What’s happening: Free parking and admission. Families welcome. Temple, Conservatory Café and Gift Shop open from 11-5pm. Unique Kadampa Buddhist Temple and more »

Blackheart

When’s it on: 21/02/2013 till 21/02/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: The Community Hall at Grizebeck Broughton-in-Furness What’s happening: Enjoy an evening with Blackheart, the new stars of British contemporary acoustic music when they play a concert at Grizebeck Community Hall on Thursday February 21st as part of more »

Kendal College Open Day

When’s it on: 14/06/2013 till 14/06/2013 from 4.00pm to 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Milnthorpe Road site and also at our Arts & Media campus (Beezon Road) – with shuttle car service. Kendal What’s happening: Chat to specialist staff and have a look around our excellent facilities. All more »

Mothers Day

When’s it on: 10/03/2013 till 10/03/2013 from 11.00am – 4.30pm. each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Sizergh Castle, Sizergh, near Kendal, LA8 8DZ. Kendal What’s happening: Come along to Sizergh Castle and garden and treat mum to a day out to say thank you.

Steam Launch Dolly

When’s it on: 21/03/2013 till 21/03/2013 from 6.00pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: While Windermere Steamboat Museum is closed, there’s plenty of work going on without fanfare. Join us for a talk about the history of our oldest steam launch, her more »

Printfest Printmaking Workshop

When’s it on: 11/04/2013 till 11/04/2013 from 10.00am – 12.00pm, 1.00pm – 3.00pm. each day. Type of event: Workshop/Course/Arts & Crafts Where’s it being held: Ford Park Community Centre, Ford Park, Ulverston Ulverston What’s happening: Inspired by our theme of ‘Inside the Forest’, explore printmaking with found natural materials, and create a collection of prints more »

Paul Brady

When’s it on: 25/04/2013 till 25/04/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate , Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: This gig has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We are trying to re-book Paul for the Autumn season. Please keep checking the web for more more »

Potaholics

When’s it on: 08/06/2013 till 08/06/2013 from 12.00pm / 1.00pm / 2.00pm / 3.00pm & 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Workshop/Course/Arts & Crafts Where’s it being held: Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: Come along to this creative workshop and paint your own Bodil Manz inspired design onto a more »

Talking about boats

When’s it on: 20/06/2013 till 20/06/2013 from 4.00pm – 6.00pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Windermere Steamboat Museum, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: Join us for a ‘behind the scenes’ look in the boatshed and a chance to share your own memories and stories of the special craft in our more »

Dervish

When’s it on: 22/02/2013 till 22/02/2013 from 7.30pm. each day. Type of event: Music Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Rock in Rio” on front of an estimate audience of two hundred and forty thousand people, Dervish have come a long way in seventeen years.

‘Walking through History’ A slideshow/talk by Maurice Steel

When’s it on: 28/02/2013 till 28/02/2013 from 7.00pm for a 7.30pm prompt start. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: The Community Hall at Grizebeck Broughton-in-Furness What’s happening: A monthly slideshow/talk is held at the Community Hall at Grizebeck. This month’s subject is ‘Walking through History’ by Maurice Steel. Tickets are £3.00 more »

Painting and Drawing course

When’s it on: 04/03/2013 till 07/03/2013 from 10.0pm-4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Workshop/Course/Arts & Crafts Where’s it being held: Willowfield Hotel, 53 The Prom, Arnside Arnside What’s happening: This course run by Kate Bentley B.W.S. will enable you to quickly learn new skills through expert demonstrations and tried and tested learning exercises to help more »

Dentdale Run

When’s it on: 10/03/2013 till 10/03/2013 from 1.00pm. each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Dent C of E Primary School, Laning, Dent Dent What’s happening: The annual Dentdale Run is a major fundraising event for Dent CE Primary School. Staged on the roads and lanes around beautiful Dentdale this race will more »

Romeo and Juliet

When’s it on: 27/03/2013 till 27/03/2013 from 8.00pm. each day. Type of event: Theatre Where’s it being held: Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria Kendal What’s happening: Misadventure, family pride, and ancient quarrels abort and bury the most joyous of beginnings, the most hopeful of love stories as Romeo and Juliet, driven apart, find more »

Have a go at Geocaching

When’s it on: 10/04/2013 till 10/04/2013 from 11.00am-3.00pm each day. Type of event: Outdoor Activity Where’s it being held: Brockhole Lake District Visitor Centre. Windermere What’s happening: Experience the phenomenon that is geocaching, treasure hunting with a difference! Sessions at 11.00am, 1.00pm and 3.00pm. Age 8+. Booking advised.

Dressed to Impress

When’s it on: 17/04/2013 till 17/04/2013 from 2.00pm each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry, Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal Kendal What’s happening: A rare opportunity to view some of the gorgeous Victorian and Edwardian costume in the collection. Join our Assistant Curator Social History to more »

The Women of Arts & Crafts: Sarah Beattie on Frances Macdonald & The Glasgow Four

When’s it on: 09/06/2013 till 09/06/2013 from 3.00pm – 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Talk Where’s it being held: Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria Windermere What’s happening: This summer series of afternoon talks focuses on the women behind the Arts & Crafts movement and the design work of this period. Free more »

Meet The Gardener

When’s it on: 22/06/2013 till 22/06/2013 from 1.00pm – 4.00pm. each day. Type of event: Miscellaneous Where’s it being held: Townend, Troutbeck, Windermere Troutbeck What’s happening: Townend, a quirky 17c National Trust farmhouse owned by the Brownes for over 400yrs, sits in a beautiful cottage garden; a partial recreation of the last George Browne’s garden. more »

Ulverston and North Lonsdale Show

When’s it on: 31/07/2013 till 31/07/2013 from 8.30am – 17.30pm. each day. Type of event: Festival/Gala/Agricultural Show/Fair Where’s it being held: Recreation Hall Fields, Urswick, Ulverston, Cumbria Ulverston What’s happening: Traditional agricultural Show featuring horses, cattle, sheep, poultry, rabbits, horticulture, floral art, baking, children’s classes,Dog Show (to be entered on the day), Birds of Prey, more »

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