What’s On in the Lake District & Cumbria

Find what’s on in the Lake District & Cumbria today, this week, weekend, this month and next. Look forward to what’s on in the Lake District in 2021.
 
Browse our list of Lake District events below. Indoors or outdoors, there’s lots to do in the Lake District this year.
 
image of Keswick Mountain Festival on the shores of Derwentwater lake near Keswick in the Lake District

To add your event to the What’s On in the Lake District calendar free of charge please click HERE. Please note the instructions as we cannot publish events without full details.
 
Please follow the individual website links within each Lake District event page below to check the current status of the event. Most events will require booking in advance..
 
Browse all Lake District events below or use the advanced search below to filter by event type, date or location.
 
See general coronavirus updates.
 

Wednesday, 4th August, 2021

Date/TimeEvent
04/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures: Mini - Mighty - or Mega - Mountains
Langdale, Langdale
04/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
04/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing, Abseiling and Scrambling with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
04/08/2021

10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Family Art Workshop – Kurt Schwitters Collage with David Byrne
Ambleside, Ambleside
04/08/2021

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
House of the Setting Sun at Blackwell - the Arts & Crafts house
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
04/08/2021

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John's Hospice Sunflower Displays at Brockhole
Windermere, Windermere

Thursday, 5th August, 2021

Date/TimeEvent
05/08/2021

All Day
Kayaking Experiences in Cumbria
Brampton, Brampton
05/08/2021

All Day
Lake District Sheep Dog Trials at Ings
Windermere, Windermere
05/08/2021

All Day
North Lake District White Water Rafting
Keswick, Keswick
05/08/2021

All Day
South Lake District White Water Rafting
Newby Bridge, Newby Bridge
05/08/2021

All Day
Stand Up Paddle Boarding Experience - Private Group Sessions
Brampton, Brampton
05/08/2021

8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Keswick Market
Keswick, Keswick
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Forest Segway
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge (Younger Kids)
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge Plus
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Zip Trekking Adventure
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Whinlatter - Forest Segway
Keswick, Keswick
05/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Whinlatter - Treetop Challenge
Keswick, Keswick
05/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures: Mini - Mighty - or Mega - Mountains
Langdale, Langdale
05/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
05/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing, Abseiling and Scrambling with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
05/08/2021

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
House of the Setting Sun at Blackwell - the Arts & Crafts house
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
05/08/2021

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John's Hospice Sunflower Displays at Brockhole
Windermere, Windermere

Friday, 6th August, 2021

Date/TimeEvent
06/08/2021

All Day
Kayaking Experiences in Cumbria
Brampton, Brampton
06/08/2021

All Day
North Lake District White Water Rafting
Keswick, Keswick
06/08/2021

All Day
South Lake District White Water Rafting
Newby Bridge, Newby Bridge
06/08/2021

All Day
Stand Up Paddle Boarding Experience - Private Group Sessions
Brampton, Brampton
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Forest Segway
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge (Younger Kids)
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge Plus
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Zip Trekking Adventure
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Whinlatter - Forest Segway
Keswick, Keswick
06/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Whinlatter - Treetop Challenge
Keswick, Keswick
06/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures: Mini - Mighty - or Mega - Mountains
Langdale, Langdale
06/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
06/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing, Abseiling and Scrambling with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
06/08/2021

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
House of the Setting Sun at Blackwell - the Arts & Crafts house
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
06/08/2021

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John's Hospice Sunflower Displays at Brockhole
Windermere, Windermere

Saturday, 7th August, 2021

Date/TimeEvent
07/08/2021

All Day
Kayaking Experiences in Cumbria
Brampton, Brampton
07/08/2021

All Day
North Lake District White Water Rafting
Keswick, Keswick
07/08/2021

All Day
South Lake District White Water Rafting
Newby Bridge, Newby Bridge
07/08/2021

All Day
Stand Up Paddle Boarding Experience - Private Group Sessions
Brampton, Brampton
07/08/2021

8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Keswick Market
Keswick, Keswick
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Forest Segway
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge (Younger Kids)
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Treetop Challenge Plus
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Grizedale - Zip Trekking Adventure
Hawkshead, Hawkshead
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Whinlatter - Forest Segway
Keswick, Keswick
07/08/2021

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Go Ape Whinlatter - Treetop Challenge
Keswick, Keswick
07/08/2021

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Archery Private Sessions for Families and Small Groups
Brampton, Brampton
07/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures: Mini - Mighty - or Mega - Mountains
Langdale, Langdale
07/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
07/08/2021

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing, Abseiling and Scrambling with The Lakes Mountaineer
Langdale, Langdale
07/08/2021

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
House of the Setting Sun at Blackwell - the Arts & Crafts house
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
07/08/2021

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St John's Hospice Sunflower Displays at Brockhole
Windermere, Windermere

Sunday, 8th August, 2021

Date/TimeEvent
08/08/2021

All Day
Kayaking Experiences in Cumbria
Brampton, Brampton
08/08/2021

All Day
North Lake District White Water Rafting
Keswick, Keswick
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The image at the head of the page is courtesy of Keswick Mountain Festival and shows the main stage at the 2019 event on the shores of Derwentwater.
 
Usually held in May or June, the Keswick Mountain Festival 2021 dates are now confirmed as Friday 10th September to Sunday 12th September.
 
Our recommended independent self catering agency partners
 

  • Sykes Cottages
     

  • Sally’s Cottages – based in Keswick