Category Archives: Events

Ding Ding! All change…

16 May 2017 . Events, News . No Comments

So, it’s been a rather eventful 2 weeks at Grassmoor. As some of you may already know Richard and Rebecca have moved on to pastures new and we wish them the best of luck with their next venture. On May 2nd the reigns (and the keys) were handed over to Rob and I – at…

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Summer Season at Theatre by the Lake 2016

09 June 2016 . Events, News . No Comments

  As ambassadors for the Theatre by the Lake, we regularly suggest going to see a performance as something for our guests to do in the evening. The theatre supports a repertory company performing six main shows in rotation from May to November, and from our experience, the results are excellent – the productions are…

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Keswick Events 2016

20 January 2016 . Events, News . No Comments

As Cumbria continues to clean up after December’s heavy rain and flooding, it’s time to look forward to the coming year in Keswick. Here are some of the major events taking place in the town this year: Words by the Water – the annual festival of words and ideas returns with a coming together of…

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Keswick Events 2015

13 January 2015 . Events, News . No Comments

It’s going to be another busy year in Keswick, with a full programme of events on offer. Here are some of the major events taking place:   Words by the Water at the Theatre by the Lake – 6-15th March Now in its 14th year, Words by the Water has become one of the country’s…

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C-Art Cumbria Artists Open Studios

18 September 2014 . Events . No Comments

The popular C-Art festival has returned for 2014, with exhibitions and workshops in painting, sculpture, glassware and much more taking place all over the county of Cumbria. Here in Keswick that means that not only do most of the local galleries and craft shops, such as Viridian and Cherrydidi, have special exhibitions, but several local…

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Dracula at the Theatre by the Lake

09 June 2014 . Events . No Comments

Many people are attracted to Keswick each year by the Theatre on the Lake, which maintains a full programme of performances pretty much throughout the year. And unlike many other theatres, the Theatre by the Lake tends to run at least 2 or 3 different shows concurrently, so there is real choice of what to…

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Keswick Mountain Festival May 14-17

01 March 2014 . Events . No Comments

The Keswick Mountain Festival is back again this May, and it promises to be bigger and better than ever. The 2014 festival will be centred around the Festival Village and Theatre by the Lake on the shores of Derwentwater, and will offer a mixture of sporting events and challenges, family fun, live music and much…

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Words by the Water

19 February 2014 . Events . No Comments

March sees the return of the ever-popular Words by the Water festival to Keswick and the shores of Derwentwater. In the words of the event’s president, Melvyn Bragg, “the festival has swollen from a trickle to a (just) manageable torrent of talent which celebrates literature in poetry and prose” and this year’s event showcases that….

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