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Whats on in the Lake District throughout the summer holidays

Date: 15th July 2013

Whats on in the Lake District throughout the summer holidays

On most days there is something going on in the Lake District, however here is a list of some of the bigger festivals, unique and annual events taking place during the school summer holidays:

Thursday 25th July - Ambleside Sports. Traditional Lakeland Events including Cumberland Wrestling, Hound Trails, Track Races, Rydal Round Fell Race and Cycle Races. Adults £6, under 12s FREE, 12-17 yr olds £3.

Friday 26th  to Sunday 28th July - Kendal Calling. The Lake District's version of Glastonbury. Music Festival at Lowther Deer Park, near Penrith. Tickets may still be available from Penrith Tourist Information 01768 867466.

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Events for the whole family throughout August

Date: 29th July 2012

Events for the whole family throughout August

This Summer the Lake District has a fantastic program of events for all ages and tastes, to help you have a great family packed holiday to remember. The following events will be taking place over the various weekends throughout August:

Festival of Fun - Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th August

Glebe Road

Bowness on Windermere

LA23 3HJ

Saturday 1pm-10pm

Come down to the Glebe to see the enteries in the Lakes Boat Parade. From 7pm there will be live music playing at the bandstand, and the evening will finish with a spectacular fireworks display.

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