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October Half Term- Clay Gargoyles

This October Half Term join us for a chance to get messy and creative as a family to make your own clay gargoyles!
Carlisle Cathedral The Abbey Carlisle CA3 8TZ

Curious About Kendal

Have fun discovering Kendal with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format. Are you curious about Kendal?
Kendal Town Centre Starts: Holy Trinity Church, Church Walk Kendal LA9 5AF

Carlisle Virtual Careers Fair

Out of work due to the current global pandemic? Join us at our Carlisle Virtual Careers Fair, the perfect place to find your next career!
Virtual Event

October half term fun at The Beacon Museum

From we open at 10.00am on Saturday 24th October we have a great week lined up for you. We have the Bears Exhibition where you will find books about famous bears, and you can go on a bear hunt with...
The Beacon Museum West Strand Whitehaven CA28 7LY
Today to Sun 1 Nov

Off Grid - Olivia Bax

“It is a treat to go off grid. There is no phone signal. Incoming calls are diverted to an auto-response. When signal returns and auto-response is switched off, expectations rise.
Cross Lane Projects Cross Lane LA9 5LB
Sat 31 Oct, Wed 4 Nov, and more dates until Sat 12 Dec

100% Simon Brodkin

After three hugely successful BBC series as Lee Nelson, multiple sell-out tours and various court appearances following world-famous stunts on Theresa May, Sepp Blatter, Donald Trump, Kayne West and
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Wed 4 Nov

Green Shoots

‘Green Shoots’ celebrates a new beginning for Green Door after the months without an exhibition. We’ve found a dichotomy during lockdown with some artists enjoying the time to create new work while...
Upfront Gallery, Unthank, Penrith CA11 9TG
Tue 17 Nov, Sun 22 Nov, Tue 24 Nov, and more dates until Sun 10 Jan 2021

Workington Model Railway Exhibition 2020 - Cancelled

The biggest Model Railway Exhibition in Cumbria. 12+ layouts. Full Trade support. Demonstrations and Societies. From drive your own train, how to make models they are all here.
Energus Building, Lillyhall. Workington CA13 4JW
Sat 21 Nov and Sun 22 Nov

Via Neil Diamond

Whilst performing in Las Vegas four years ago Bob Dury was described as ’one of the world’s finest vocal tributes to Neil Diamond’ and he’s now back touring the UK with his
The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Milllom, Cumbria LA18 4HZ
Sat 21 Nov

Dave Spikey A Funny Thing Happened

Doors 7:00pm. Show time 7:30pm. All tickets £17.50. Funny things happen all the time. Dave’s special radar instinctively draws him to the out-of-the-ordinary, he applies his unique style of...
Coronation Hall County Square Ulverston LA12 7LZ
Fri 4 Dec

Curious About Carlisle

Have fun discovering Carlisle with two quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Are you curious about Carlisle?
Carlisle City Centre Starts: Carlisle Railway Station, Court Square Carlisle CA1 1QZ
Tue 8 Dec

From The Fields Presents The Rifles (Unplugged)

British Indie outfit The Rifles rose to popularity in the mid-2000s with their swaggering, jaunty garage rock & roll sound.
The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Thu 4 Feb 21

Counterfeit Seventies Show

Counterfeit Seventies Show Having toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music, and everything in
Rosehill Theatre, Moresby, Whitehaven CA28 6SE
Sat 6 Feb 21

Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet

Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet Following his last smash-hit UK tour and direct from this year’s Edinburgh festival Tom is back on the road with a brand-new show. The kids have moved out and it’s the dawn of a new era!
The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Fri 26 Mar 21

Pete Firman and The Amazing TBC

Pete Firman and The Amazing TBC Come and witness the first and possibly final performance of The World’s Greatest Magical Double Act! Award-winning magician/comedian Pete Firman returns with a magic show like you’ve never seen...
The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Sat 3 Apr 21

Tim Burgess

Tim Burgess Tim Burgess is lead singer of one of the defining bands of the ’90s, The Charlatans. He is currently enjoying touring the world to promote the bands phenomenal 10th studio album “You cross my...
The Brewery Arts Centre, 122A Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE
Tue 20 Apr 21

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Cracking entertainment for everyone over six years old and under 400 years old (no vampires). Since 2005, the Comedy Club 4 Kids has been getting the best stand-ups and sketch acts from the...
Brewery Arts 122a Highgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4HE
Sat 1 May 21

Cumbrian Challenge 2021

The Cumbrian Challenge is Walking With The Wounded’s annual flagship fundraising event for individuals, organisations and companies who want to show their support and experience a memorable
Grasmere Sports Ground, Grasmere LA22 9SL
Sat 15 May 21

Nonsense Room Productions: You Choose

Based on the brilliant book by Pippa Goodhart and Nick Sharratt, Nonsense Room Productions (Shark in the Park and Hairy Maclary Shows) bring you a brand new interactive musical show for all the
Brewery Arts 122a Highgate Kendal Cumbria LA9 4HE
Sun 23 May 21

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