Safer Lakes.

Please help protect our communities, observe social distancing and stay safe.

Check car parks and toilets across the Lake District National Park

See lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus for latest coronavirus rules across the National Park and our services.

#LoveYourLakes: Donate to the Lake District Foundation's crowdfunding campaign to help care for the Lake District after the impacts of a busy summer.


Festivals

Country shows and festivals

Aerial Festival

Aerial is a new festival of contemporary music, literature and performance, taking place in and around the Lake District town of Ambleside.

Dates: 26 - 29 March 2020

Kendal Calling

A world-class music festival, set in Lowther Deer Park near Penrith, overlooking the northern Lake District Fells.

Dates: 30 July - 2 August 2020

Agricultural shows

Need holiday accommodation?

Cottage near Coniston - copyright Charlie Hedley

Booking here, supports here

We've cosy holiday cottages, quirky boutique hotels, friendly bed and breakfasts and luxury hotels.

Our commission helps keep the National Park special: Browse and book Lake District accommodation online