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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Friday, 12th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
12/08/2022


9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
12/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
12/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
12/08/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
12/08/2022

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Race The Tide - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
12/08/2022

7:15 pm
Rose Room | Live Jazz
Threlkeld, Keswick
12/08/2022

8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Rose Room
Threlkeld, Keswick

Saturday, 13th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
13/08/2022

All Day
Windermere One Way Swim
Windermere, Windermere
13/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
13/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
13/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
13/08/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
13/08/2022

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flour milling demonstrations in the watermill - National Trust
Penrith, Penrith
13/08/2022

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tea in the Trees: nature trail | creative writing | afternoon tea
Cockermouth, Cockermouth Cumbria
13/08/2022

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Race The Tide - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass

Sunday, 14th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
14/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
14/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
14/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
14/08/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
14/08/2022

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flour milling demonstrations in the watermill - National Trust
Penrith, Penrith
14/08/2022

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Race The Tide - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass

Monday, 15th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
15/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
15/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
15/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
15/08/2022

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

Tuesday, 16th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
16/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
16/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
16/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
16/08/2022

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

Wednesday, 17th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
17/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
17/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
17/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
17/08/2022

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

Thursday, 18th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
18/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
18/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
18/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
18/08/2022

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

Friday, 19th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
19/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
19/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
19/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
19/08/2022

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

Saturday, 20th August, 2022

Date/Time Event
20/08/2022

8:30 am
Gosforth Agricultural show
Seascale, Seascale
20/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
20/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
20/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
20/08/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
20/08/2022

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

Sunday, 21st August, 2022

Date/Time Event
21/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
21/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
21/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
21/08/2022

10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Roman Muncaster Exhibition - Muncaster Castle
Ravenglass, Ravenglass
21/08/2022

11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Flour milling demonstrations in the watermill - National Trust
Penrith, Penrith
21/08/2022

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

Monday, 22nd August, 2022

Date/Time Event
22/08/2022 -- 28/08/2022

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hostile Environment Survival Course
Newby Bridge, Newby Bridge
22/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
22/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Rock Climbing Courses - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
22/08/2022

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Barbara Nicholls | Exhibition at Windermere Jetty Museum
Bowness-on-Windermere, Bowness-on-Windermere
22/08/2022

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

Tuesday, 23rd August, 2022

Date/Time Event
23/08/2022

9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mountain and Wainwright Walks - The Lakes Mountaineer
Ambleside, Ambleside
23/08/2022

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