Discover what’s on with our Lake District events guide
Find the most popular, unique and fascinating things to do with our guide to Lake District events.
The Lake District isn’t all mountains and hiking! Throughout the year, there is a plethora of thrilling and engaging events to appease all tastes. So, if you’re planning a trip to the Lake District and want to know what’s going on, keep reading for information on the major Lake District events in 2023.
Take part in an Easter egg hunt at a National Trust property or visit a traditional Cumbrian agricultural show. You can even get in the Christmas spirit at any number of seasonal Lakeland celebrations.
Enjoy UK music festivals like Kendal Calling, active events like the Grasmere Lakeland Sports Show or cultural offerings including Keswick Film Festival. Countless other events and festivals take place in the Lake District.
Additionally, there is a tonne of festivals that honour the great outdoors and Cumbria’s incredible scenery. Whether you want to appreciate nature through walking festivals, fell runs, competitive bike races, orienteering activities, or other means, you’ll find something for you.
Our handy travel guide will give you inspiration regarding what’s on in the Lake District.
Check out these fantastic Lake District events below…