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  • Coinciding with Crafty Vintage’s weekend fair on Saturday 4 August we will be screening everyone’s favorite holiday film, Sightseers(15) at Lowther Castle Far more than an outdoor cinema, the full Picnic Cinema experience includes dressing up, camping over, and letting your hair down with fun and games before the film, music, dancing and many more surprises. This [...]

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    This entry was posted in on August 4, 2018

  • One of the most spectacular sailing events in the country... The first to be held since the Lake District was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this years 2018 Birkett is taking place on the Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 July at Ullswater Yacht Club. The unique annual race was established in 1963 in memory [...]

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    This entry was posted in on July 7, 2018

  • Take part in the Great North Swim for a fantastic weekend of open water swimming in the stunning Lake District. With distances to suit all levels and abilities you can enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors with friends and family. Take your pick from 250 metres, 1/2 a mile, 1 mile, 2 miles, 5k [...]

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    This entry was posted in on June 8, 2018

  • Smashing into the side of Rheged! Expect: Sketches, Jokes, Quizzes, Prizes, Chaos Think Vic & Bob with the mighty Boosh watching Horrible Histories! FOR KIDS! Liverpool’s first regular comedy club for kids - The Funny Looking Kids, fresh from their monthly residency at the Bluecoat Arts, we will trundle out of Merseyside and up the M6 for our [...]

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    This entry was posted in on June 1, 2018

  • Winner of Best Production for Children and Young People (0-7) at the OFFIES 2016. A weather house sitting on a quiet wall. The little lady comes out when it’s going to be sunny. The little man comes out when it’s going to rain. Day after day, week after week, month after month, year after year. [...]

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    This entry was posted in on May 30, 2018

  • Raft building out of barrels, posts and ropes with the whole family. Qualified instructors will be on hand to adjudicate and dispense handy advice, but the responsibility is still yours. Will it float? Find out as you set out on the lake. Raft building is a great fun for all ages and abilities.  Everyone can be involved in designing [...]

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    This entry was posted in on May 29, 2018

  • Our coaches run through the basics of archery for children. Theory and safety, then shooting at targets a stone’s throw from our front door. Archery was historically used in combat and for hunting but is now an enjoyable recreational activity for children and adults alike making it a perfect family activity.  It is a great way [...]

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    This entry was posted in on May 26, 2018

  • Where is Peter Rabbit? – the Beatrix Potter musical and smash hit sell-out show of last summer is back! This unique theatre production at The world of Beatrix Potter™ brings to life five of Beatrix Potter’s famous stories in a visual spectacular. Music by Steve Edis and lyrics by Alan Ayckbourn.  Tickets start from £8 for [...]

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  • Action Man comes to Lowther and the tough get going. Survival is everything. Bring your camo kit, your children and your hardiest self and join in our action week of outdoor challenge. Events include story-telling, den-building, archery, a jester, Penrith Town Band, football activities, Action Man Display, GNAA Display, Boy Scouts stand, Brownies stand, Lego [...]

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  • Kendal Mountain Festival tour is coming to Rheged. With an evening packed full of award-winning films, first-hand accounts from captivating explorers and a chance to win a weekend get-away to the Kendal Mountain Festival in November 2018. Book your place and join us for a one-of-a-kind evening celebrating exploration of some of the wildest places [...]

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    This entry was posted in on May 18, 2018

  • An inspirational weekend dedicated to all things photographic. Now in its third year, this photography and video show is the only one of its kind in the North and offers a chance for anyone with an interest in photography and video to hear talks from some of the UK’s most inspiring photographers and filmmakers. You [...]

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    This entry was posted in on May 12, 2018