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

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

Gandeys Circus: The Greatest Show Tour!

Gandeys Circus: The Greatest Show Tour!

27th April 2019, Frenchfield, Penrith, CA11 8UU

YOUR CIRCUS is back for 2019. GANDEYS returns with 'The Greatest Show Tour!' Even bigger! Even more spectacular! The marvelous Havana Troupe launching and landing from the astounding springboard and Russian bar.

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Family

Gandeys Circus: The Greatest Show Tour!

Gandeys Circus: The Greatest Show Tour!

29th April 2019, Frenchfield, Penrith, CA11 8UU

YOUR CIRCUS is back for 2019. GANDEYS returns with 'The Greatest Show Tour!'   Even bigger! Even more spectacular! The marvelous Havana Troupe launching and landing from the astounding springboard and Russian bar.

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Family

May Day Carnival

6th May 2019, Penrith Town Centre

The brilliant Annual May Day Event in Penrith, featuring entertainment and grand carnival parade. A great family day out.

Category: Entertainment, Family

Live Music at Salsa - Christian Moss & Pete Moran

Live Music at Salsa - Christian Moss & Pete Moran

7th May 2019, 1 Castlegate Penrith, Cumbria

Live Music at Salsa is back! - Christian Moss & Pete Moran

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Food

Brougham Hall Wartime Weekend

Brougham Hall Wartime Weekend

10th - 12th May 2019, Bourgham Hall CA10 2DE

Wartime Weekend - period vehicles & dress, wartime displays, music, dancing, food  & much, much more.

Category: Family, Promotion

Eden Rivers Trust Supporters' Day

Eden Rivers Trust Supporters' Day

18th May 2019, Melmerby Village Hall, Melmerby, CA10 1HE

Eden Rivers Trust Supporters' Day Join us for a day celebrating a busy and successful year working towards a Healthy Eden for All and take a look forward to what's to come in 2019.

Category: Family

Penrith Players - Our Country’s Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker

Penrith Players - Our Country’s Good by Timberlake Wertenbaker

6th - 8th June 2019, Penrith Players, The Playhouse, 1 Auction Mart Lane, Penrith , CA11 7JG

Australia 1789: A young lieutenant is directing the first play to ever be staged in that country - with only two copies of the text, a cast of convicts and one leading lady who may be about to be hanged.

Category: Arts, Entertainment

Eden Valley Artistic Network  Open Studios Trail

Eden Valley Artistic Network Open Studios Trail

15th - 23rd June 2019

Category: Arts

Puple Haze - Live Rock n Roll

Puple Haze - Live Rock n Roll

6th July 2019, Foundry 34

Come Down and Find out. He's a performing genius! Wide range of guitar based rock from Beatles, Ston

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Food

Penrith Show

20th July 2019

The PENRITH AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY held the first Penrith Show in 1834.  From 2019 the event will take place on the 3rd Saturday in July.

Category: Family

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