• Sarah Nelson’s Gingerbread Shop

    Want to travel back in time to a long forgotten England? The great thing about the lakes is that beautiful blend of the historic and the contemporary that seeps into the environment that characterise this area.
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  • Paint-balling in the Lakes

    It might sound daunting at first, but paint-balling is a safe and fun activity for all the family. Growing in popularity, it is a fantastic holiday activity.
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  • Art exhibitions not to be missed

    Think Cumbria is all hills and lakes? Think again. The area is home to a bustling mix of renowned museums and art collections. The latest wealth of exhibitions, in nearby galleries and centres, do not disappoint.
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  • Outdoor challenges

    Outdoor challenges are all the rage these days. They’re not just for the super fit and exercise crazy. Everyone is getting involved in fun-runs and challenges, often to raise money for a cause close to their hearts
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  • May’s Food and Drink Festivals

    May in the Lake District is packed full of of events for foodies. Those of you who are fans of fine cuisine and sophisticated tipples, will be spoilt for choice during the late spring period.
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  • The Rum Store

    Situated in the historic port town of Whitehaven, The Rum Store is a truly unique, not to be missed experience.
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  • Pirelli Carlisle Rally

    The last week end in April is when the city of Carlisle will host it’s famous Pirelli Carlisle Rally. For almost a quarter of a century the city has been home to this high speed, high thrill sport.
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  • Theatre by the Lake

    Despite its isolated unspoilt country surroundings, the Lakes are still a hot bed of art, comedy and live shows. Plenty of the UK’s top entertainers visit this part of the country each year, entertaining locals and tourists alike at some of the UK’s most beautiful venues.
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  • Peter Rabbit Easter Egg Hunt

    The World of Beatrix Potter™ Attraction is preparing to host its immensely popular interactive Peter Rabbit Egg Hunt.
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