You will find a rich tapestry of art, performance and music when you stay in Allerdale. We highlight the variety that can be found from coast to Lakes.
Live theatre at its best with a programme re-interpreting well - loved classics and innovative work from exciting new writers.
Lively centre with eclectic mix of performance, music and film.
Community run theatre welcoming touring plays, music and film.
Concerts, plays and shows in an Edwardian theatre with a daytime cafe and live gigs in Monroe's bar.
Volunteer - based group staging everything from Shakespeare to youth theatre.
The premier annual literature festival featuring top writers, March each year.
Held in this lovely village every May with a folk and world music vibe. Eliza Carthy headlined in 2018.
Good time, free live music festival on Main Street, Cockermouth every August.
Amazing three day music festival in August each year, The Fratellis headline this year.
Top tribute act festival on the town's Green in September each year with a fine selection of ales to boot!
Annual festival centred on the traditional Alhambra Cinema, February and March each year.