Your Guide to What's on in Penrith

We’ve a busy and varied calendar of events and activities to enjoy in and around Penrith throughout the year. From theatre productions and concerts, to festivals and fun days, specialist markets, talks and conferences, there are options to suit all ages and interests. Why not plan your visit around an event, or see what’s on while you’re here.

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Cards for Good Causes - Charity Christmas Card and Gift Sale

24th November - 23rd December 2018

  Cards for Good Causes – the UK’s largest multi charity Christmas card organisation – is once more teaming up with Penrith Tourist Information Centre (TIC)  to sell a brand new range of high quality Christmas cards and gifts on behalf of over 25 nationally known charities.

Category: Promotion

Thumbelina

Thumbelina

15th December 2018, Alhambra Lonsdale Cinema

This winter, join in the fun and enjoy your favourite Christmas show in the cinema for the first time ever! The much anticipated annual CBeebies Christmas Show is coming to the big screen for a family-friendly cinema experience.

Category: Entertainment, Family

Last minute Shopping Party

Last minute Shopping Party

15th December 2018, Brunswick Yard

Join us for our last minute shopping party on Saturday 15th December.  Wood fired pizzas Streetfood Drinks Stalls Buskers From 7pm till 8pm John Bowie will be playing in the Yard Kitchen,  followed by drinks till 11pm.

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Family, Food, Promotion

Service of Lessons and Carols

Service of Lessons and Carols

16th December 2018, St Andrews Church Penrith

Penrith Singers from 6pm, followed by the service

Category: Family

Light up a Life Service

Light up a Life Service

16th December 2018, St Andrew's Church

Christmas Worship - Carlisle and North Lakes Hospice at Home

Category: Family

Eden District Council Chairman’s Carol service to benefit local charities

17th December 2018, St Andrew’s Church

Three local charities are set to benefit from funds raised at Eden District Council Chairman’s Carol Service taking place at St Andrew’s Church in Penrith from 6.

Category: Arts, Entertainment, Family

The Carry On Casualty Crime Murder Mystery

20th December 2018, The George Hotel

Criminal Cabaret Dinner Event Ask us for a double entendre and we'll give you one! Is there a doctor in the house? Matron wants to get wooed and Sir Bernard can see her predicament.

Category: Entertainment

Carols by Candlelight and Late Night Opening

Carols by Candlelight and Late Night Opening

20th December 2018, Little Dockray

Lakeland Musical Singers present "Carols by Candlelight". This free event will take place in Little Dockray outside Lakeland Music.

Category: Arts, Family, Promotion

Sunday opening at Greenwheat Flowers &Fika

Sunday opening at Greenwheat Flowers &Fika

23rd December 2018

Category: Family, Food

Mikey Bromley Live Acoustic Music

24th December 2018, Foundry 34

XFactor Star Mikey Bromley plays an exclusive acoustic set for us this Christmas Eve at Foundry 34

Category: Arts

Midnight Communion Service

Midnight Communion Service

24th December 2018, St Andrews Church Penrith

Midnight Communion Service The wood of the manger points to the wood of the cross 'Do this in reme

Category: Family

Greenwheat Flowers and Fika - Christmas Day Opening

25th December 2018, Greenwheat Flowers and Fika

We will be open on Christmas Day.  Please pop in or give us a call for more information.

Category: Food

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