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Kendal Town Hall

A short 2 minute walk from the Brewery Arts Centre.

The Town Hall is situated right in the centre of town, there is no car park attached to the Town Hall, the nearest pay and display car park is at Booths Supermarket.

There is a lift and disabled access is good. Bar, teas and coffees available.

Exit the Brewery and turn left onto Highgate, as you reach the traffic lights you will the Town Hall on the right hand side.

Kendal Town Hall Events

13.30 - 17.30 Thursday 16th

The Paraglider Workshop Sessions

Come and enjoy six curated workshops at the Town Hall throughout the afternoon followed by the super-charged Free Flight Night

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£12.50 for the six sessions Buy Tickets
19.30 - 22.00 Thursday 16th

Ozone Free-Flight Session

The Ozone Free-Flight session at the Kendal Mountain Festival 2017 is back and bigger than ever!

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.

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.

9.30 - 11.30 Saturday 18th

Black Diamond Alpine Session

The Alpine Session aims to entertain, amaze and inspire with an exciting mix of people and films dedicated to that most testing of activities - alpine mountaineering. You know the drill; the tormented night’s sleep, the 2am start, the headtorch world, squeaky...

12.00 - 13.30 Saturday 18th

Sir Chris Bonington - Ascent - A Life Spent Climbing on the Edge

Mountaineering legend and icon Sir Chris Bonington examines his life and share tales of triumph and tragedy. A truly inspirational journey.

13.00 - 14.00 Saturday 18th

​The Lost Words - Jackie Morris

“Once upon a time, words began to vanish from the language of children. They disappeared so quietly that at first no one noticed - until one day, they were gone. But there is an old kind of magic for finding what is missing,...

14.00 - 16.00 Saturday 18th

Patagonia - Adventure Activist’s Tour with Rick Ridgeway and Rok Rozman

The 2017 Adventure Activists Tour culminates with a special event at Kendal Mountain Festival!

14.30 - 15.30 Saturday 18th

Secrets of Snow Leopards

Featuring unique footage from BBC 1's Planet Earth 2 series, come and discover the world of the Snow Leopard. The ultimate children's guide to the secretive 'Ghost of the Mountains'.

16.30 - 19.00 Saturday 18th

Lowe Alpine Adventure & Exploration Session

An afternoon of challenging adventures plus films from around the globe feat. explorers Ben Page and Jenny Tough, presented by Lowe Alpine’s very own Joe White.

20.00 - 23.00 Saturday 18th

Ortovox Snowsports Session

The best snowsports action, film and on-stage entertainment at Kendal Town Hall.

9.30 - 12.00 Sunday 19th

Alpkit Outdoor Swimming Session

Join us on Sunday morning for an exhilarating journey through rivers, lakes and the sea, as seen through the goggles of three intrepid women.

13.00 - 14.00 Sunday 19th

Secrets of Snow Leopards

Featuring unique footage from BBC 1's Planet Earth 2 series, come and discover the world of the Snow Leopards. The ultimate children's guide to the secretive 'Ghost of the Mountains'.

13.00 - 14.30 Sunday 19th

Mammut Mountain Speed Session with Dani Arnold & Jérémie Heitz

Meet the fastest men on the mountains: steep skier Jérémie Heitz and Swiss speed climber Dani Arnold.

15.00 - 16.30 Sunday 19th

Richard Else - Wainwright Revealed

This is the first EXCLUSIVE event for Richard, after the publication of Wainwright Revealed. Join him in Kendal Town Hall, where Alfred Wainwright worked, as he shares a new insights into the man and reveals little-known aspects of his character. He will also...

17.30 - 19.00 Sunday 19th

Kendal China Session

Sit back and relax after a weekend of festivities, enjoy a complimentary Chinese buffet and a Tsingtao beer or two and be taken on a journey to far-flung lands.

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