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Programme

  1. Thursday 16th November
  2. Friday 17th November
  3. Saturday 18th November
  4. Sunday 19th November

Friday 17 November 2017

09.00 - 11.00 Friday 17th
09.00 - 11.00 Friday 17th
09.00 - 11.00 Friday 17th
09.00 - 11.00 Friday 17th
09.00 - 11.00 Friday 17th
09.00 - 11.00 Friday 17th
09.30 - 11.00 Friday 17th

Special Film Screening - Parents and Babies Welcomed!

An opportunity for parents (alongside their babies) and anyone else who wants to enjoy a selection of our highly-visual, adventure Festival films.

11.30 - 12.30 Friday 17th

Dementia Friendly Film Screening

An opportunity for people living with dementia and their carers to enjoy a social and highly visual experience.

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£4 / Carers free Buy Tickets
11.30 - 13.00 Friday 17th

BBC’s - Mountain Life at the Extreme - Behind The Scenes

The new hit series from the BBC - 'Mountain Life at the Extreme' comes to Kendal!

11.30 - 13.30 Friday 17th
11.30 - 13.30 Friday 17th

Film Programme - Collection: Mountain and Ice

Film Programme - Collection Mountain and Ice

11.30 - 13.30 Friday 17th
11.30 - 13.30 Friday 17th
11.30 - 13.30 Friday 17th
13.00 - 13.30 Friday 17th

Special Film Screening - Revisiting the Dubh’s Ridge

An extra special film screening of the UK premiere of Revisiting the Dubh's Ridge with Roger Chisholm and Howard Steen.

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FREE - NO TICKET REQUIRED
13.00 - 17.45 Friday 17th

The Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature

Join us as we announce the winner of the Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature 2017.

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 17th

Film Programme - Collection 7: Arrive

Film Programme - Collection 7: Arrive

14.00 - 16.00 Friday 17th
14.00 - 16.00 Friday 17th
14.00 - 16.00 Friday 17th
14.00 - 16.00 Friday 17th
14.30 - 16.00 Friday 17th

Monster Cracks with Pete Whittaker and Tom Randall

Pete and Tom will be with us, fresh (!) from their latest exploits in Utah. Expect tall tales and even wider cracks.

15.00 - 16.30 Friday 17th

The Sherpa Secret Sessions 1

The 'Sherpa Secret Sessions'…insightful and intimate speaker events across the Festival weekend featuring Andy Kirkpatrick and his 'special' guests.

16.30 - 18.30 Friday 17th
16.30 - 18.30 Friday 17th
16.30 - 18.30 Friday 17th
16.30 - 18.30 Friday 17th

Film Programme - Collection 8: Observe

Film Programme - Collection 8: Observe

16.30 - 18.30 Friday 17th
17.00 - 18.00 Friday 17th

World Film Première - The 2017 Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race

The legendary Dragon’s Back Race follows the mountainous spine of Wales from north to south. This incredible 5-day journey is 315 kilometres long with 15,500 metres of ascent across wild, trackless, remote and mountainous terrain. It is the toughest 5-day mountain race in the...

17.00 - 18.30 Friday 17th

The Sherpa Secret Sessions 2

The 'Sherpa Secret Sessions'…insightful and intimate speaker events across the Festival weekend featuring Andy Kirkpatrick and special guests.

17.00 - 09.30 Friday 17th

Campervans - Friday & Saturday Night (Leisure Centre) - SOLD OUT

Campervan spaces with use of leisure centre toilets and shower facilities. Leisure Centre tickets have now sold out.

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£20 per person for both nights Buy Tickets
17.00 - 15.00 Friday 17th

Campervans - Friday & Saturday Night (Kendal Cricket Club) - SOLD OUT

Basic campervan spaces at the Kendal Cricket Club - SOLD OUT

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£15 per person for 2 nights Buy Tickets
18.00 - 19.30 Friday 17th

Adam Ondra

The problem with writing stuff about Adam is, the moment you think you’re up-to-date, he goes and does something bigger and better. And so it proves now.

18.30 - 20.30 Friday 17th

European Film Première - Bonington: Mountaineer

Stories of friendship, love, risk and devastating loss run deep through this intimate journey of one man’s dream.

19.00 - 20.30 Friday 17th

Karen Lloyd - The Blackbird Diaries •BOOK LAUNCH•

Join us to for the launch of local author Karen Lloyd's second book 'The Blackbird Diaries'

19.00 - 20.45 Friday 17th
19.00 - 21.00 Friday 17th
19.00 - 21.00 Friday 17th
19.00 - 21.00 Friday 17th
19.00 - 21.00 Friday 17th
19.00 - 23.00 Friday 17th

Santa Cruz Bike Session

It's back. A new team. A new format. The best social bike event of the year!

19.15 - 20.15 Friday 17th

Ask Andy!

Join Andy Kirkpatrick and the team behind Psycho Vertical for a small, informal gathering before the film's European premiere.

19.30 - 21.00 Friday 17th

Emma Henderson - The Valentine House

Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been CANCELLED. Apologies for any inconvenience.

20.00 - 22.00 Friday 17th

DMM Climbing Pub Quiz

It's a pub quiz. With the DMM team. What's not to like?

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£20 per team of 4 Buy Tickets
20.00 - 23.00 Friday 17th

Petzl Underground Session

An awesome mix of caving films and lectures brought to you by Petzl and in association with UK caving.

21.00 - 22.00 Friday 17th

Tom Musgrove and Simon Bray - The Edges of these Isles

​Artist Tom Musgrove and photographer Simon Bray talk about their collaboration depicting seven landscape locations from across the British Isles using their respective mediums. Their pieces will exhibited at the venue.

21.00 - 22.30 Friday 17th

European Film Première - Psycho Vertical: The Andy Kirkpatrick Story

European Film Première - Psycho Vertical: The Andy Kirkpatrick Story

21.00 - 22.30 Friday 17th

Jim Herrington - The Climbers *UK Launch*

A UK exclusive! All the way from NYC we are delighted to have Jim Herrington on-stage to share his story of photographing the Icons of Mountaineering.

21.30 - 23.00 Friday 17th

Special Film Screening - Mountain

From the director of the BAFTA-nominated Sherpa and narrated by Willem Dafoe, Mountain explores the nature of our modern fascination with mountains in collaboration with one of the greatest chamber orchestras in the world.

21.30 - 23.00 Friday 17th
21.30 - 23.00 Friday 17th
21.30 - 23.00 Friday 17th

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