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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include the annual Heritage Open Days in Cumbria (Thurs - Sun), Lakes Alive 'a weekend of spectacular happenings' in Kendal (Fri - Sun), Jennifer Pike Concert at Hawkshead Parish Church in aid of their bell tower fund (Fri 7:30pm) and a Wedding Open Day at Castle Green Hotel (Sun 1pm - 4pm). However our pick of the events is a Classic Drive and Ride In Day at Lakeland Motor Museum in Backbarrow with many classic vehicles on display (Sun 10am - 3pm).

Morecambe Bay Walks:
All Morecambe Bay walks for this weekend have been cancelled by Queen's Guide Cedric Robinson due to unfavourable conditions.

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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include sax anthems band Evolution playing at the Florence Arts Centre in Egremont (Fri 7:30pm), folk band Blackbeard's Tea Party performing at Victory Hall in Broughton (Sat 6:45pm) and the Loweswater Show at Lorton near Cockermouth (Sun 9:30am). However our pick of the events is a Comedy Night at the Laundrama in Bowness featuring at least three comedians hosted by local comedian John Lebbon (Fri 7:30pm):

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Special Offer:
Every Friday in September / October 2017, local pensioners (and a local friend of any age) can get a great deal for entry into the Lakeland Motor Museum at Backbarrow with the price of admission only £4 instead of the usual £8.50. More details here:

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This Bank Holiday Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include Cartmel Races (Sat & Mon), a Summer Craft Fair at Rampside Village Hall in Barrow (Sun 12 noon - 4pm), Grasmere Sports (Sun 10am - 5pm) and the Keswick Agricultural Show (Mon from 8:30am). However our pick of the events is a Kadai Firebowl Demonstration at Beetham Nurseries in which the Firebowls will be lit and their culinary versatility will be demonstrated (Mon 12 noon - 3pm).

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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include the Kendal United Junior 7-a-side Football Tournament at Kirkbie Kendal School (Sat / Sun 10:30am kick offs), the Lakeland Country Fair at Torver (Sun 12 noon - 5:30pm) and Flo Fest in Egremont at Florence Arts Centre – a family friendly event that showcases the wealth of local music (Sat 1:30pm). However our pick of the events is a Gourmet and Wine Tasting Night at Beech Hill Hotel, Windermere – an evening of pure indulgence for all you foodies with a gourmet 5 course meal.

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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include Flookburgh Band performing Last Night of the Proms at the Victoria Hall in Grange (Sat 7:30pm), a Furry Friends Day at Kendal Unitarian Chapel in support of Animal Rescue Cumbria with pet blessing service and gala fun afternoon (Sat 11am - 4pm) and the Lake District Folk Weekend in Staveley (Fri - Sun). However our pick of the events is the annual Dales and Lakes Historic Vehicle Day on Yewtree Playing Fields in Grange-over-Sands (Sun 11am - 4:30pm).

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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include a Family River Walk with West Cumbria Rivers Trust from the Florence Arts Centre, Egremont (Fri 10am - 12 noon & 1pm - 3pm), a Kadai Firebowl Demonstration in which Beetham Nurseries will be demonstrating the firebowls’ culinary versatility (Sun 12 noon - 3pm) and an Open Garden Fundraiser in aid of the British Red Cross at Hutton House in Hutton-in-the-Forest, Penrith (Sun 11am - 5pm). However our pick of the events is the Engine Inn Cark’s Beer Festival, featuring local breweries, barbecue and live music (Sat/Sun):

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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include Threlkeld Quarry Railway’s Steam Gala (Sat / Sun 10am - 5pm), the Beech Hill Hotel Windermere’s Summer Ball (Sat), Cumbria Steam Gathering at Cark Airfield in Flookburgh (Sat / Sun 9am - 5pm), Cockermouth Agricultural Show (Sat 9am) and Beetham Village Sports (Sat 1pm). However our pick of the events is the Castle Green Hotel Summer Party in Kendal. A great night out with arrival drink, 2-course buffet, entertainment from the Seals and disco (Sat 7pm).

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This Weekend's Events Highlights:
These include The Penrith Show at Brougham Hall Farm (Sat 9am - 6pm), Cartmel Races (Sat from 10am), the Barrow Vintage Car & Bike Day in Dalton Road (Sat 10am - 3:30pm) and the Coniston Country Fair at Coniston Hall (Sun from 11:30am). However our pick of the events is the Summer Evening Windermere Cruise with 2-course buffet, live music and stunning views!
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