What’s On

What’s On in the Lake District & Cumbria 2022

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 2022.

Browse our list of Lake District events 2022 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

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Please follow the individual website links within each Lake District event page below to check the current status of the event. Some 2022 events will require booking in advance.

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Monday, 11th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
11/07/2022


10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
11/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass

Tuesday, 12th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
12/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
12/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
12/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
12/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
12/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorothy: Writer, Sister, Friend
Grasmere, Grasmere
12/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
12/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
12/07/2022

11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Harps North West - National Trust
Grasmere, Grasmere

Wednesday, 13th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
13/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
13/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
13/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
13/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
13/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorothy: Writer, Sister, Friend
Grasmere, Grasmere
13/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
13/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass

Thursday, 14th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
14/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
14/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
14/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
14/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
14/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorothy: Writer, Sister, Friend
Grasmere, Grasmere
14/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
14/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass

Friday, 15th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
15/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
15/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
15/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
15/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
15/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorothy: Writer, Sister, Friend
Grasmere, Grasmere
15/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
15/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
15/07/2022

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Industrial Heritage Tours - National Trust
Penrith, Penrith
15/07/2022

5:00 pm
42 DEGREES MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL | Camping & Day Tickets Available
Penrith, Penrith

Saturday, 16th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
16/07/2022

All Day
42 DEGREES MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL | Camping & Day Tickets Available
Penrith, Penrith
16/07/2022

All Day
Penrith Agricultural Show
Penrith, Penrith
16/07/2022

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cartmel Racecourse | Jumping July Saturday
Cartmel, Cartmel
16/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
16/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
16/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
16/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
16/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorothy: Writer, Sister, Friend
Grasmere, Grasmere
16/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
16/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Stacking Rings | Jewellery Workshop
Windermere, Windermere
16/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
16/07/2022

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flour milling demonstrations in the watermill - National Trust
Penrith, Penrith

Sunday, 17th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
17/07/2022

All Day
42 DEGREES MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL | Camping & Day Tickets Available
Penrith, Penrith
17/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
17/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
17/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
17/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
17/07/2022

10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dorothy: Writer, Sister, Friend
Grasmere, Grasmere
17/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dovetailing - Lakeland Arts
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
17/07/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
17/07/2022

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flour milling demonstrations in the watermill - National Trust
Penrith, Penrith
17/07/2022

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) Open Meeting
Kendal, Kendal

Monday, 18th July, 2022

Date/Time Event
18/07/2022

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cartmel Racecourse | Jumping July Monday
Cartmel, Cartmel
18/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Family Adventures - Mini- Mighty- or Mega-Mountains
Ambleside, Ambleside
18/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
18/07/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
18/07/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
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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 2022 dates are now confirmed as 20th – 22nd May 2022.

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