Events and Festivals

Events and Festivals

Lake District Events & Festivals

Allerdale’s 2020 festival and events calendar mirrors the vibrant cultural life of our warm-hearted area. Whinlatter Forest Park is a centre for events and activities for all ages including the challenging Whinlatter 10k. Cockermouth is taken over by the area’s biggest food festival, Taste Cumbria Cockermouth for a weekend in September and December. Keswick naturally hosts the major outdoor festival, Keswick Mountain Festival and Words by the Water, while Silloth hosts a fabulous annual Music and Beer Festival on the Green in town.

May 2020

Keswick Mountain Festival 2020

Keswick Mountain Festival is your ultimate outdoors weekend. Challenge yourself with a world class sporting event, get inspiration from top speakers, then finish it all off with two evenings of live music. Every year in May. Read more …

August 2020

Solfest 2020

Solfest is a family friendly music festival spanning many musical genres and eras. There’s plenty to enjoy in addition to the music from walkabout performers, the green area workshop and the healing garden. Read more …

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