This summer sees the return of the Beatrix Potter Musical Adventure. Inspired by the world-famous stories, this unique stage show brings to life Beatrix Potter’s favourite characters in a not-to-be missed visual spectacular. Playing up to 3 times a day from 10th June – 3rd Sept 2017 in the Old Laundry Theatre within the World of Beatrix Potter. Ticket prices: Adults £10, Children £8, Family £33. Meet Peter Rabbit ticket packages and joint show + Attraction tickets available Showings begin at 11:00am and 14:30pm
The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain: Thursday 29 June: 7.30pm: £25 The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is a group of all-singing, all-strumming Ukulele players, using instruments bought with loose change, which believes that all genres of music are available for reinterpretation, as long as they are played on the Ukulele. A concert by the Ukulele Orchestra is a funny, virtuosic, twanging, awesome, foot-stomping obituary of rock-n-roll and melodious light entertainment featuring only the “bonsai guitar” and a menagerie of voices in a collision of post-punk performance and toe-tapping oldies. There are no drums, pianos, backing tracks or banjos, no
Every Egg a Bird Theatre Company presents Car Park King A play about one of the most controversial kings of England, Richard III. Add a drop of Monty Python, a dash of Spymonkey and a sprinkle of Spike Milligan and you have a side-splitting, unmissable new comedy Car Park King. Go back in time and follow Richard as he is awoken from his car park tomb and tries to stop a curse and protect his two nephews from danger. Sound simple enough? Think again. From witches, human birds, flamboyant French kings, no nonsense policemen, murderers, salesmen, lizards, 35 characters and
Music legend Tom Jones is bringing his sensational show to Cartmel Racecourse this summer. Sir Tom will play live on Friday June 30 for what promises to be a night to remember as he performs hits from an incredible career spanning six decades. Tickets for the show – which follows a day of racing at the stunning Cumbrian racecourse.
The 110km Ultimate Trails Challenge is a testing 110km ultra marathon course through some of the most dramatic mountain scenery in the Lake District. The tough, challenging course is worth 5 UTMB entry credit points and will certainly live up to it’s billing as the most picturesque ultra marathon in the UK. The 110km route also includes 6 mountain passes, 5 lakes, 14,000 ft ascent/descent along with 10 memorable feed stations.
The 55km Ultimate Trails Challenge, utilises much of the final half of the 110km course, and is worth 3 UTMB entry credit point, for those wanting a shorter ultra marathon option.
parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in. These events take place in pleasant parkland surroundings and we encourage people of every ability to take part; from those taking their first steps in running to Olympians; from juniors to those with more experience; we welcome you all. Please check organisers website for weekly confirmation.