Events in the Lake District

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Classic cycle ride around the Lakes

Vintage Cycling Festival

Posted in veloretro, vintage festival, cycling festival, Ulverston

When?

The Vintage and Retro Festival

Ulverston 13th to 15th July 2018

Based in the brilliant old market town of Ulverston, Retro Rendezvous is a full weekend of fabulous retro fun. Music, food, dance, cinema, clothes, markets, cars, motorcycles, drink and the famous Velo Retro old school cycling events through the Lake District World Heritage Site. It’s about as much fun as you can have with your retro clothes on! So put it in the diary and get ready for one of the great weekends of the summer. https://retrorendezvous.co.uk/

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Great North Swim

THe Great North Swim

Posted in Great North Swim

When?

The Great North Swim is back next week.

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Brathay Windermere Marathon

Windermere Marathon

Posted in Brathay Trust, Windermere Marathon

When? Sunday 20th May

Windermere Brathay Marathon takes place on Sunday 20th May 2018

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Brathay Windermere Marathon

Windermere Marathon

Posted in Brathay Trust, Windermere Marathon

When? Sunday 20th May

Windermere Brathay Marathon takes place on Sunday 20th May 2018

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Fred Whitton

The Fred Whitton Challenge

Posted in fred whitton, road bike race, lake district, sportive

When? Sunday 13th May

Are you taking on the FRED this year?

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Peter Rabbit

Peter Rabbit, the Movie

Posted in Peter Rabbit, Beatrix Potter, Lake District

When? Friday 9th March

Celebrate the release of the 'Peter Rabbit' movie and all things Beatrix Potter in the Lake District this spring.

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Little Langdale by night

Dark Sky Festival

Posted in lake district, little langdale, grizedale, star gazing

When? Friday 23rd February

The Lake District is the perfect place to gaze into the universe beyond and take some time to star gaze! We've even seen the Northern Lights previously from Little Langdale!

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Haystacks by Monet

Claude Monet at Abbot Hall

Posted in monet, haystacks, lake district, abbot hall, impressionist

When? Friday 12th January


Monet, a founder of French impressionist painting, produced over 30 haystacks paintings. He worked at different times of day and season to capture the effect changing light had on their form.

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A still morning on Windermere

It's Christmas!

Posted in lake district, beatrix potter, windermere lake cruises, little langdale, walking, christmas

When? Monday 25th December

Enjoy Christmas & New Year in the Lake District this year!

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Mountain Festival

Kendal Mountain Festival

Posted in lake district, kendal mountain festival, walking, climbing, little langdale

When? Thursday 16th November

Kendal Mountain Festival 16th - 19th November

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