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What’s On - Events and Festivals in Grasmere

Here's your comprehensive guide to what's on in Grasmere! Explore the action packed calendar of events and festivals in Grasmere. Whatever the weather, there's events to enjoy with your friends and family all-year round!

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The Poetry Business New Poets' Prize Reading

The Poetry Business New Poets' Prize is an exciting competition for young writers between the ages of 16 and 22 who submit a short collection of their own poetry to be judged by Ka...

23rd Jun 2018 View


Antique & Collectors Fair

Small antique and collectors fair, open 10am to 6pm entrance 50p

22nd Jun 2018 to 24th Jun 2018 View


Friends of the Lake District Open Day and AGM

Walks, talks, discussion and poetry! Our annual AGM and open day is in Grasmere and everyone is welcome whether you are a Friends of the Lake District member or not. Free to all. L...

30th Jun 2018 View


Friends of the Lake District Poetry Walk

Take a meander with Cumbrian poet and artist, Harriet Fraser. Share your favourite nature-inspired poem or even one you have written yourself and hear how Harriet finds inspiration...

30th Jun 2018 View


Grasmere History Group

Grasmere History Group is a friendly and informal group of local people who meet to discuss matters of local history. In recent years we have produced exhibitions about Grasmere in...

3rd Jul 2018 View


Discover Poetry

Do you like reading poetry, but never find the time? Would you like to read more but don't know where to start? Join us in Dove Cottage for our monthly poetry reading group, where ...

5th Jul 2018 View


Dove Cottage Poets

Dove Cottage Poets is an informal poetry writing group that meets on a monthly basis. Anyone who wishes to develop their poetry, or to enjoy shared reading and writing is very wel...

5th Jul 2018 View


Antique & Collectors Fair

Small antique and collectors fair, open 10am to 6pm entrance 50p

6th Jul 2018 to 8th Jul 2018 View


Grasmere Rushbearing Festival

Annual Rushbearing Procession, with Grasmere Primary School, from St Oswald's Church through the village, accompanied by the Ulverston Town Band. The procession winds back to St Os...

14th Jul 2018 to 20th Jul 2018 View


PhotographyTechniques

Modern photography was invented in the 1840s, right at the end of Wordsworth's life, with the cyanotype quickly becoming one of the most popular techniques. Join us to make a Victo...

24th Jul 2018 View