What’s on

What’s on – 2018

 

February
Saturday 17 Valentine dinner in the Castle www.muncaster.co.uk/valentines-dinner-castle
22-25  Keswick film Festival
16 Egremont Fairtrade and Local Farmers’ Market, Egremont Market hall 9.30 –1. Fairtrade refreshments, live music, demonstrations
3rd Friday 16 Mar, 20 Apr, 18 May,15 Jun,20 July,17 Aug,21 Sep, 19 Oct, 2 and 16 Nov, 7 and 21 Dec
March
tbc Guided Canoe Trip Owl Island www.nationaltrust.org/borrowdale-and-derwentwater.
9-18 Words by the Water: Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
Sunday 11th30-2nd April Mothers Day Afternoon tea in the CastleMuncaster castle. Children free with Teddie
31 Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt, Whitehaven 11-14.30 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/whitehaven-coast/whats-on
tbc Teddies go Free (children under 15 free with teddy) Ravenglas&Eskdale Railway.
April Wordsworth House and Gardens Cockermouth events throughout the year  www.wordsworthhouse.org.uk
Blue Bell heaven Muncaster Castle from April
 1st  Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Ennerdale 11-14.30 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ennerdale/activitiesCadbury Easter Egg Hunt Buttermere 11-14.30 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/buttermere-valley/whats-on
tbc Family Fun Weekend Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
May
5-7 Cumberland Sausage Festival Muncaster Castle
10-13 Keswick Jazz & Blues Festival
27-29 Muncaster Festival – Fun and Fools
JUNE
tbc Steam to the Hills with LDNT Ranger Ravenglass & Eskdale
 8-10  Keswick Mountain Festival
22-23 Woolfest  Mitchells Auction Cockermouth
July
 8  Colour run Hospice at Home, Muncaster
 tbc Steam train The Lakelander    www.statesmanrail.com
Saturdays in June and all July
tbc Maryport Blues Festival.  www.maryportblues.co.uk
August
tbc Steam to the Hills with LDPR. Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
tbc Picnic cinema Muncaster Castle
tbc Gosforth Show
 5th  Shakespere Midsummer Nights Dream on the lawn, Muncaster
29 Ennerdale Show
25-27 Medieval  Muncaster
September
tbc Steam to the hills with LDNT ranger
Egremont Crab Fair www.egremontcrabfair.com
Eskdale Show
October
Wasdale Head Show
23-28 Haloween Week Muncaster
Ghost Train, Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
November
 3rd  Scientific ghost vigil, Muncaster Castle
Santa Express, Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway
December
Santa Express, Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

Exciting adventure trips
www.trektipi.co.uk Guided walks and overnight stay in a tepee on Whinlatter
www.westlakesadventure.co.uk activities around Eskdale and the Laal Ratty
www.honister.com Guided mine tours in England’s oldest working slate mine + climb the mine (for ages 10+ depends on height)
www.kingkongclimbingcentre.co.uk newly refurbished climbing wall, Keswick
www.plattyplus.co.uk tuition and hiring canoes, kayaks, sailing boats and Viking Longship Voyager trips.
Whinlatter Forest trails, mountain biking, adventure play with Stickman trails and Go Ape www.forestry.gov.uk