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Programme

  1. Thursday 15th November
  2. Friday 16th November
  3. Saturday 17th November
  4. Sunday 18th November

Upcoming Events: Family Friendly

17.30 - 18.30 Thursday 15th

The Kendal Mountain Festival Opening Celebration

Celebrate the start of the Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 on Thursday 15 November with a big welcome from our patrons, Sir Chris Bonington and Leo Holding.

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FREE
09.30 - 11.00 Friday 16th

The Baby Friendly Film Sessions

An opportunity for parents & carers (alongside their babies) to enjoy a selection of our highly-visual, adventure films.

17.15 - 18.45 Friday 16th

Saltstreet Productions Presents ‘All the Filming Tricks’ - On Stage with Freerunner, Eric Moor

Calling young (and not so young) filmmakers, freerunning enthusiasts, lovers of live stage action and those who marvelled at 'Abandoned Playgrounds' at last year's Festival. Saltstreet Productions are back! And ready to spill some more of the secrets and shortcuts used by professional...

09.30 - 11.00 Saturday 17th

Family Adventure Film Screening

Join us to be entertained by a selection of short films on the big screen and inspire your children for life - with the world of outdoor adventure.​

09.45 - 10.45 Saturday 17th

Alfred Wainwright’s Mountain Guides •FREE FAMILY EVENT•

In this FREE 60 minute interactive session for families, explore how Alfred Wainwright produced his guidebooks. And you can create your own Wainwright illustrations too!

11.15 - 12.15 Saturday 17th

Alfred Wainwright’s Mountain Guides •FREE FAMILY EVENT•

In this FREE 60 minute interactive session for families, explore how Alfred Wainwright produced his guidebooks. And you can create your own Wainwright illustrations too!

12.00 - 13.00 Saturday 17th

Jess Butterworth - When The Mountains Roared (Children’s Literature)

A vivid, warm and atmospheric adventure set in the mountains of India, about a girl who is determined to protect the wild leopards of the mountain from poachers.

13.30 - 14.30 Saturday 17th

MG Leonard - The Beetle Boy Trilogy (Children’s Literature)

A darkly hilarious adventure full of exotic beetles, daring schemes, and true friendship.

13.45 - 14.45 Saturday 17th

Alfred Wainwright’s Mountain Guides •FREE FAMILY EVENT•

In this FREE 60 minute interactive session for families, explore how Alfred Wainwright produced his guidebooks. And you can create your own Wainwright illustrations too!

15.00 - 16.00 Saturday 17th

David Long - Heroes: Incredible True Stories of Courageous Animals (Children’s Literature)

For as long as there have been wars, animals have been out there saving lives.

15.00 - 16.00 Saturday 17th

Alfred Wainwright’s Mountain Guides •FREE FAMILY EVENT•

In this FREE 60 minute interactive session for families, explore how Alfred Wainwright produced his guidebooks. And you can create your own Wainwright illustrations too!

16.00 - 17.00 Saturday 17th

Try Kayaking hosted by Lakeland Canoe Club

Welcome aboard the Kendal Mountain Festival kayaking practical session

16.30 - 17.30 Saturday 17th

Alastair Humphreys - Great Adventurers (Children’s Literature)

The incredible journeys undertaken by twenty of the most heroic and impressive adventurers who ever lived.

17.00 - 18.00 Saturday 17th

Try Kayaking hosted by Lakeland Canoe Club

Welcome aboard the Kendal Mountain Festival kayaking practical session

10.30 - 12.00 Sunday 18th

Family Adventure Film Screening

Join us to be entertained by a selection of short films on the big screen and inspire your children for life - with the world of outdoor adventure.​

12.30 - 13.30 Sunday 18th

Tom Palmer - Armistice Runner (Children’s Literature)

Lily has lots of worries. She’s struggling to compete in her fell-running races and, worse, she’s losing her gran to Alzheimer’s.

14.00 - 15.00 Sunday 18th
19.00 - 22.00 Sunday 18th

Best of Kendal - Rheged

Our annual pilgrimage to the North Lakes!

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£9.50

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