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2017 saw over 350 entries and the quality of submissions was fantastic. We can't wait to see your entries this year!
Thanks to everyone who supported our new Literature offering. It was a fantastic literature programme, a diverse mix of over 20 authors across nonfiction, fiction, poetry and art. Speakers include Sir Chris Bonington, Emma Henderson, Karen Lloyd and Judith Matloff.
Welcome to Kendal Mountain Festival presented by Columbia
We host a highly respected international film competition, a packed lecture programme of guest speakers, filmmakers and athletes and crucially it’s the main social gathering for outdoor enthusiasts. We have thousands of visitors from home and overseas, hundreds of film screenings including high-profile premières plus plenty of special guests making this a must-do long weekend in The Lake District.
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This spring, we're going on tour and we’d love you to join us at one of 16 venues across the UK to hear first-hand stories from top adventurers, alongside an... more →
Thanks and warm wishes to all our supporters, volunteers, friends and guests that make up the 'Kendal family'. more →