Voted as one of the UK’s favourite Shows and enjoyed by over 30,000 visitors every year, showing the best of farming and the countryside, as well as seeing some of the country’s top quality livestock. With the North West’s largest local Food Hall, hundreds of trade stands, rural craft have-a-go areas and much more, there’s plenty to see and do.
Sheepfest is Sedbergh’s very own two day celebration of all things sheep. For the main attraction local businesses, organisations and individuals work together to create their very own life size sheep that are displayed along the Main Street and in other public outdoor areas for the duration of the weekend. Comic names are positively encouraged!
The 49th annual torchlight procession! Kendal’s Torchlight Carnival is one of a kind. This year will see a special celebration as we build up to the 2020 50 year celebrations....we hope you can join us!
As the Christmas lights twinkle on trees throughout the town we hope that visitors and locals will kick off the Festive season in style in picturesque Kirkby Lonsdale this year!Once again Kirkby Lonsdale comes alive at the Festive season! Our Christmas Fair is now a well-established festive fixture not to be missed. The three day event features outdoor and indoor markets, as well as festive entertainment the whole weekend. The Christmas fair attracts thousands of Christmas shoppers from Cumbria, Lancashire, Yorkshire and beyond!