You are invited to Kendal’s outdoor dining experience, with music and merriment to launch the festival weekend...
Join us at the The Riverside, Abbot Hall, Kendal. Bring your own picnic to share or buy from one of our delicious stalls.
After dark we will lead you up to the Castle for an out of this world experience.
Spectacular happenings / Magnificent landscapes. Lakes Alive is a free festival of contemporary arts and making, in Kendal and the Lake District .
Lakes Alive returns to Kendal, (and Brockhole, Grizedale and Grasmere) with a daytime and evening programme of vibrant illuminations, digital delights, spectacular happenings and performances - dance, music and play - presented by artists from home and abroad.
With a focus on the changing landscape, we have brought together a festival for you to hear, watch, take part in and be amazed by.
Bring the family, bring a friend and bring a sense of fun.