Penrith businesses are delighted to be taking part in a joint promotion with Dalemain Marmalade Festival and Hospice at Home.
Totally Locally Penrith and Penrith Chamber of Trade and Commerce are gearing up for 8 days of ‘Penrith Goes Orange A-Peel’. 50 shops and businesses will create orange themed windows and displays. There will be an orange trail to follow, special offers in many shops and Paddington Bear will judge the best two windows in retail and non-retail. A free shuttle bus will run between Penrith & Dalemain over the weekend of the festival. Penrith BID have funded the festivities and transport, with additional marketing support from Discover Penrith.
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Totally Locally Penrith organiser Alan Reading says " We recognise that Penrith is very fortunate to have this world famous marmalade festival right on our doorstep and this is a fun way to help raise the profile of Penrith and generate much needed funds for Hospice at Home”
Kelvin Dixon, Chairman, Penrith BID says " It is great that we have had the opportunity to support such an event, both through Penrith BID and Discover Penrith. The joint enterprise with the towns various organisations and Dalemain will not only create national awareness of the marmalade festival, it will showcase what Penrith has to offer and make it a destination to visit for years to come."
Penrith Goes Orange A-Peel begins on Wednesday 25th Feb until Wednesday 4th March.