Your Guide to What's on in Penrith

We’ve a busy and varied calendar of events and activities to enjoy in and around Penrith throughout the year. From theatre productions and concerts, to festivals and fun days, specialist markets, talks and conferences, there are options to suit all ages and interests. Why not plan your visit around an event, or see what’s on while you’re here.

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Exhibition called 'Inheritance: A Closer Look at Some Collected Things'

Exhibition called 'Inheritance: A Closer Look at Some Collected Things'

4th March - 30th June 2019, Penrith and Eden Museum

Penrith and Eden Musuem proudly presents an exhibition of works by artist Sarah Jane Bellwood, called 'Inheritance: A Closer Look at Some Collected Things' Sarah has long standing connections with the Eden area and grew up in Sandford village.

Category: Arts

Garden Tour: Daffodils at Lowther Castle and Gardens

21st March 2019, Lowther Castle and Gardens, Lowther, Penrith, CA10 2HH

The host of golden daffodils that Wordsworth fondly celebrated is the subject of March’s garden tour with Martin Ogle.

Category: Family

Stainton Village Hall - Grand opening of new building

Stainton Village Hall - Grand opening of new building

23rd March 2019, Stainton Village Hall

Stainton celebrates the opening of its beautiful new Village Hall, by hosting a party on the evening of Saturday 23rd March.

Category: Entertainment

The Hoo - Live @ Foundry 34

The Hoo - Live @ Foundry 34

30th March 2019, Foundry 34, 34 Burrowgate

Join Ian Borrowdale (guitar/vocals), James Davidson (harmonica/vocals) and Ian Thompson (bass/vocals) for a great night of electro/acoustic covers ranging from established artists such as Paul Simon, Bryan Adams & the Rolling Stones to current artists like Aviici, Mumford & Sons, and George Ezra.

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Food

Mothering Sunday Lunch

31st March 2019, The George Hotel, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SU

3 Course Sunday Lunch with Live Jazz Music.  PLUS free gift for every Mum!   Show your mum what she means to you by treating her to a delicious Sunday Lunch at The George Hotel.

Category: Family, Food

Live Music at Salsa - Mangy Mangy Moose

Live Music at Salsa - Mangy Mangy Moose

2nd April 2019, 1 Castlegate Penrith, Cumbria

LIVE MUSIC AT SALSA IS BACK!

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Food

EVAN Spring Open Exhibition

EVAN Spring Open Exhibition

4th - 28th April 2019, EVAN Gallery & Studios, 4 Corney Square, Penrith CA11 7PX

Spring Open Exhibition at the EVAN Gallery and Studios

Category: Arts

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Penrith

Kendal Mountain Festival Tour - Penrith

5th April 2019, Rheged, Penrith

Calling all adventure lovers.Join us for a one-of-a-kind evening celebrating exploration of some of the wildest places on earth.

Category: Entertainment

Museum Drop-in Days

5th April 2019, Penrith and Eden Museum

In Celebration of our current exhibition by Sarah Jane Bellwood and her passion for Bees, we are holding some free drop in days over the Easter holidays.

Category: Family

Rock Lobster - Live @ Foundry 34

Rock Lobster - Live @ Foundry 34

6th April 2019, Foundry34, 34 Burrowgate

Join 'Rock Lobster' for full of energy gig at Foundry 34 with proper Old Skool Rock at its very best! Your favourite tunes from AC/DC to Green Day, The Killers to Bruce Springsteen.

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Food

Penrith Players - Quartet by Ronald Hardwood

Penrith Players - Quartet by Ronald Hardwood

11th - 13th April 2019, Penrith Players, The Playhouse, 1 Auction Mart Lane, Penrith , CA11 7JG

A bitter-sweet comedy on growing old.  Three ex-opera singers, Cecily, Reggie and Wilfred, live in a  home for retired musicians, each trying to cope with ageing.

Category: Arts

Tree Planting Ceremony - Penrith Remembers 1914-1918

17th April 2019, Castle Park; gathering near the bandstand

Penrith Remembers are holding a tree planting ceremony on Wednesday 17th April  in Castle Park, gathering at 2.

Category: Family

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