Events near Waterfoot Park

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2nd to 5th June 2022

Jubilee Celebrations at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway

Grab those Union Flags and join the Jubilee celebrations at the railway.

PLUS, enter their competition to be in with a chance of winning a trip for 4 in their new premium carriage 'Ruth' complete with royal hamper! Keep an eye on the railway's Facebook page for further updates.

Friday 3 June 2022 | 12:00 - 15:00

Jubilee lunch at Inn on the Lake

Ullswater, Glenridding, Cumbria, CA11 0PE

Enjoy a patriotic afternoon in the elegant Lake View Restaurant at the Inn on the Lake to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee weekend with a 'best of Britain' 3-course lunch plus welcome canapes. All bookings must be prepaid.

Saturday 4th June | 10 am to 4 pm

Penrith Jubilee Jamboree

Penrith Town Centre | Leave the car behind and hop aboard a bus, approximately 20 minutes from Pooley Bridge

A jam-packed day full of fun, fun, and more fun! Just some of the activities include - teddy zip wire, kids crafts, live local bands, seed planting, garden games, dancing, theatre, open mic stage, fancy dress catwalk, street performers, curious QR trails... phew! For FULL details, visit the website below. (Image: Cumbria Tourism)

10th Jun 2022 | 17th Jun 2022 | 24th Jun 2022 | 2nd Sep 2022 | 9th Sep 2022

Gin Cruise at Ullswater 'Steamers'

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Departs from: Pooley Bridge pier | Returns to: Pooley Bridge pier

A gin experience like no other! A special tasting with Chestnut House, focussing on a different local gin distillery for each event date.  Entertainment provided by Fiona Hanlon. Dogs not permitted. Tickets will be on sale soon. Sign up below to be the first to know when tickets go on sale. Ticket Price: £29.50

12th June 2022 | Start 9 am

Can you conquer Whinlatter?

Whinlatter Forest half marathon and 10k

A challenging trail half marathon or 10k in this beautiful mountain forest. Half marathon - £26 per person + booking fee. 10K - £24 per person + booking fee. Booking essential.

26th June 2022

Ullswater Country Fair

King George V Playing Field, Patterdale. The field opens at 10.30am.

The Ullswater Country Fair is a traditional country show. Expect a fun-filled day for all the family featuring traditional trade stands, falconry display, children's sports, fell racing, dog show, refreshments, and more! (Photo courtesy of Cumbria Tourism: Glenridding)

2nd July 2022 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Birkett Trophy Cruise with Ullswater 'Steamers'

Departs from: Pooley Bridge pier | Returns to: Pooley Bridge pier

Spectator cruise for the Ullswater Yacht Club’s biggest event of the year, the Lord Birkett Memorial Trophy race. Race commentary on board. Bring your own picnic. Bar will be open. Dogs not permitted. Ticket Price: Adult £25.00 & Children £15.00. Tickets on sale soon. Sign up below to be notified.

5th Jul 2022 | 12th Jul 2022 | 19th Jul 2022 | 26th Jul 2022 | 2nd Aug 2022 | 9th Aug 2022 | 16th Aug 2022 | 23rd Aug 2022 | 30th Aug 2022

Fish & Chip Supper Cruises with Ullswater 'Steamers'

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Departs from: Pooley Bridge pier | Returns to: Pooley Bridge pier

Includes two hour evening cruise, fish & chip supper (veggie/gluten free options available on booking) & musical entertainment from Pete Lashley. Dogs not permitted. Ticket price: Adult £29.50 (Children under 13 £18) Tickets will be on sale soon. Sign up below to be the first to know when tickets go on sale.

A Lake District Adventure! "BIG ZIPS, BIG HILLS, BIG VIEWS!"

Winter Adventures with Go Ape!

Unleash your adventurous side at the beautiful Grizedale Forest or Whinlatter Forest.

Head to Grizedale or Whinlatter for an unforgettable day out. Great fun for adventurous families and thrill-seekers set amid the beautiful Lake District backdrop. (Photo credit: Cumbria Tourism)


Rheged is a gallery, café, cinema, shopping venue, workplace and creative space on the edge of the Northern Lakes.

Check out their website for further information and what's on guide. (Photo credit: Cumbria Tourism)

Open 363 days a year

Ullswater 'Steamers'

An award-winning environmentally accredited Lake District attraction celebrating over 160 years of operating cruises on England’s most beautiful lake, Ullswater.

Variety of ticket options available offering you the freedom to explore this beautiful part of the Lake District. Pre-book tickets online before 9am on your chosen date of travel.

Journey on the Lake District’s oldest, longest, and most scenic railway!

Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway

Tickets must be pre-booked by 9am on the day of travel. For timetable, fares, and further information please visit the website. Sign up here for the latest railway news and information. (Photo credit: Mark Fielding)

19th March 2022 to 30th October 2022

Camping Coaches Exhibition at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Museum

Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1SW

Delve into the surprising history of the Pullman Camping Coaches at Ravenglass. In 2020, Pullman Camping Coaches Elmira and Maid of Kent were restored following a joint project between the R&ER Co. Ltd and Ravenglass Railway
Museum, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Thursdays 08:00 to 16:30 | Saturdays 08:00 to 16:30

Keswick Market, Market Square

Located in the heart of this pretty northern Lake District town, the ever-popular Keswick Market attracts both locals and visitors alike. There's a wide selection of award-winning food, local produce, and handcrafted gifts.

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