Events in the Lake District

Keep up-to-date with everything happening at Three Shires.


Walkers Cruises on Steam Yatch Gondola

Posted in national trust, steam yacht gondola


Every Saturday and Sunday

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Country Fest

Country Fest 3-4 June

Posted in Country Fest, Westmorland County Show


Country Fest – For Country Lovers is organised by the Westmorland County Agricultural Society.

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Fools of Muncaster!

Muncaster Festival



A great day out 'over the passes' on the west coast at Muncaster Castle

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Over 1 million raised so far!

Fred Whitton Challenge

Posted in Fred Whitton Challenge, Cycle the Lakes, Sportive, Cycle Sportive

When? Thursday 27th April

The Fred Whitton Challenge cyclists will pass the Three Shires on Sunday 7th May

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Guided Walks

Posted in Guided Walks, LAke District Guided Walks


There are lots of Guided Walks organised by the National Park Authority. When you visit us why not try one opf the local walks such as Wetherlam and Tilberthwaite Ghyll.

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Happy Easter

Easter Time

Posted in Easter Activities, Egg Hunt, NAtional Trust


Lots to do in the Lakes at Easter

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Northern Craft Beer Fest

Hawkshead Spring Beer Festival

Posted in Northern craft beer fest, HAwkshead Brewery, Beer Festival


Featuring 75 beers on cask and keg, from 25 craft breweries over 3 days from 24th to 26th March


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Spring Flower Show

Ambleside Flower Festival

Posted in daffodils


Spring Show of flowers and plants, floral art and crafts

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Ruskin's Mountains

The Power of the Hills: John Ruskin and Mountains

Posted in John Ruskin, Brantwood, Coniston

When? Monday 6th March

No single feature of the earth excited more feeling in Ruskin than the hills. No single aspect of nature inspired his brush more consistently or more beautifully.

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Calamity Jane- Dementia Friendle Screening

KeswickFilm Festival


When? Saturday 25th February

2017 Keswick Film Festival

There will be many unusual films to see during this festival from La LA Land to dementia friendly screenings of Calamity Jane.....

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