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Events - August, 2020

Here's your comprehensive guide to what's on in South Lakes! Explore the action packed calendar of events and festivals in South Lakes. Whatever the weather, there's events in South Lakes to enjoy with your friends and family all-year round. Find all your South Lakes events below! Download our 2020 guide to find the dates of the biggest events this year!

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Lake District Sheepdog Trials - CANCELLED

The Lake District Sheep Dog Trials run all day starting at 10am and finishing approximately 4pm (depending on numbers of entrants). Also on the day are 3 hound trails, terrier and...

Thursday 6th of August 2020 - View


Foodie Fridays

Beginning in June there will be a special mini market to coincide with the milling demonstrations at Heron Corn Mill.
We’ll have a number of stalls in the barn selling fresh produ...

Friday 7th of August 2020 - View


Mill Tours & Milling Demonstrations

Join Stuart and his volunteers at 11.30am on the first Friday of the month for a mill tour and milling demonstration.
Learn all about the historic Heron Corn Mill and then watch as...

Friday 7th of August 2020 - View


Annual New Kadampa Tradition, Summer Festival 2020 - The Joy of Kadampa Life

Learn how to transform yourself, your life and your world.?Taught by two of the most senior Teachers of the New Kadampa Tradition, the program for the Festival includes:
Two empowe...

24th July 2020 to 8th August 2020 - View


Ambleside Summer Flower Show

Summer flower show of cut flowers,shrubs,bowl classes,pot plants,alpines,childrens classes,photos,cookery,handicrafts,floral art, refreshments, raffle,trophies for the winners all ...

8th August 2020 to 9th August 2020 - View


Flash Art Workshops: Mixed Media & Drawing

Artist Rosie James leads this fun and creative Mixed Media & Drawing workshop on Monday 10th August, focusing on the theme of River Wildlife and the Colours of Nature. You’ll expe...

Monday 10th of August 2020 - View


Flash Art Workshops: Wet Felting Pictures

Learn all about the wonderful world of wet felting on Tuesday 11th of August with Erika Grime, where you’ll explore colours, materials and textures through felting. Erika will tea...

Tuesday 11th of August 2020 - View


Flash Art Workshops: Found Object Sculpture

Join Land Art for Kids on Wednesday 12th of August for this creative workshop where you’ll construct a variety of wonderful sculptures using found materials like leaves, pebbles a...

Wednesday 12th of August 2020 - View


Flash Art Workshops: Junk Journals

On Thursday 13th August you will work with a variety of found paper and collage materials to make your very own unique journal, with this workshop led by artist Fran Riley. Use it ...

Thursday 13th of August 2020 - View


Summer Exhibition at Swarthmoor Hall

A selection of artwork by artists living or working in Cumbria. The exhibition is open daily.

6th July 2020 to 14th August 2020 - View


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