Flower Making Workshops for the Jubilee Flower Project

Jubilee Flower Project We want to decorate the Monument and TSB building with purple, white and yellow flowers for the Jubilee weekend and we need your help to do it! The flower-growing workshops are completely free and will include decorating plant pots, planting seeds and learning about the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.We will be arranging and assembling the flowers on Wednesday 1st June in...
Dancing Through The Decades Jubilee

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in Kirkby Lonsdale

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee is taking place this Summer, Thursday 2nd – Sunday 5thJune, and Kirkby Lonsdale will be Dancing Through The Decades in celebration of Her Majesty’s 70 year-long reign. Join in with music and dance to unite our community, jiving and boogieing with everyone in Kirkby Lonsdale!Find out how you can get involved and view the full programme below.Platinum Jubilee...
Platinum Jubilee Programme

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Programme

All of the following events are free for the community. Please be aware the programme is still being finalised. Thursday Jubilee Market DayThursday 2nd June, 9am - 4pm, Market SquareOn Thursday 2nd come along to the weekly charter market, admire the floral arches, grab a selfie with a giant walkabout blooms and see which decade each trader is ‘grooving down to’. Follow the market on social...
Dancing Through The Decades Jubilee Programme

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee – Dance Programme

Dancing Through The DecadesKirkby Lonsdale CIC are pleased to announce they have received £5,000 from Cumbria Community Foundation and Arts Council England’s Let’s Create Jubilee Fund to put on Dancing Through The Decades - an exciting a weekend of dance themed events so that the community can celebrate the Platinum Jubilee together! Dance with us at the Market Square “Street Party”,...
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Take Time with Messy Church

Enjoy a Taketime session of guided meditation inspired by the stories of Jesus. Join Messy Church for some free online relaxation sessions on the following dates: Monday 31st January 8 – 8.30pm Monday 14th February 8 – 8.30pm Monday 28th February 8 – 8.30pm The Taketime sessions will take place on Zoom: Meeting ID: 854 5505 4558 Passcode: 183047 Contact Lol or Sue to find out more:...
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Santa’s Grotto

Santa's Grotto is coming to Kirkby Lonsdale! North Pole crafts, Christmas presents from Father Christmas and real reindeer... Christmas Presents Santa will be busy in his Grotto in St Mary's Churchyard, next to The Sun Inn, making sure all the nice children this year get presents! It will be £5 to meet Santa and receive a present from the North Pole. Real Reindeer Santa's reindeer will be paying...
Christmas Fair Programme and Map 2021

Christmas Fair Programme and Map 2021

The Christmas Fair if taking place Friday 3rd - Sunday 5th December 2021. See the programme and map below for information and directions. Christmas Fair Programme Find out what there is to do this Christmas Fair weekend on the programme below. More details are available about the Christmas Fair here. Stewards will also be available over the weekend to help you with information and...
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Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair 2021

Lighting up the community differently this year… We are delighted to be putting on the Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair this year on Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th December. We have taken the decision to make it a community focused event with a slightly different programme than usual: you can look forward to a smaller, spacious Chalet Village, Indoor Market and Late Night Shopping; a community focused...
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Bric A Brac in St Mary’s Church

When?Friday 3rd December 10am - 5pmSaturday 4th December 10am - 5pmSunday 5th December 12.30pm - 4.30 pm The Friends of St. Mary’s hold a bric a brac stall in church, over the weekend of the  Christmas Fair, and including Friday 3rd December.  Alongside this we serve tea, coffee and excellent homemade cakes.  Our stall has many good, high quality items:...
Christmas Light Switch-On

Christmas Light Switch-On in Market Square

When? Friday 3rd December, from 4pm Where? Market Square How much? Free Peter Pan and Hook will lead the Christmas light switch-on from 4pm on Friday 3rd December, where locals will gather in the Market Square and be amazed as the magic of Christmas fills the streets! Tinkerbell and Santa’s little helpers will hand out sweets to the best dressed fairies and lost boys while willow lanterns...
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Chalet Village at the Christmas Fair

When? Friday 3rd - Sunday 5th December Where? Market Square  How much? Free Discover the Chalet Village in Market Square this year where you can shop the chalets and browse the festive goodies on Friday 4pm - 8pm, Saturday 10am – 7pm, and Sunday 10am – 5pm. There will also be hot food & drink stalls serving Christmas specialities. There will be a reduced number of...
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Indoor Market at the Christmas Fair

When? Saturday 4th – Sunday 5th December Where? Lunesdale Hall, New Road How much? Free Discover the Indoor Market at the Christmas Fair this year in Lunesdale Hall on New Road. This indoor Christmas market will take place on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December 10am – 5pm, the perfect place to warm up while browsing festive country crafts and produce.  There will be...
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Late Night Shopping at the Christmas Fair

When? Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th December, until 7pm Where? The high street How much? Free Our wonderful independent high-street shops will be staying open late over the Christmas Fair weekend so that locals can get all their Christmas shopping done in time. Shops will be open until 7pm on Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th December so you can mooch from shop to shop in between the Chalet...
Christmas fair helpers needed

Helpers Needed at Kirkby Lonsdale Christmas Fair 2021

We need helpers for the Christmas Fair from Friday 3rd - Sunday 5th December! There are lots of different roles available from decorating chalets to being one of Santa's elves  This is a great opportunity to meet local people, get involved with the Kirkby Lonsdale community and help make Christmas happen. If you are interested, please contact Phoebe at: lovethelunepr@gmail.com...
lantern walk December 2021

Festive Lantern Walks December 2021

When? This December and the Christmas Fair Weekend at 5pm.  Where? The Monument in the Market Square How much? £6/person, kids go FREE Join us for a lantern-lit journey through town as the tales of Kirkby Lonsdale are brought to life! Our local guides are leading lantern walks during the Christmas Fair weekend so you can learn about our rich cultural history before joining...
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Watch Peter’s Promise – An Outdoor Winter Theatre Christmas Performance

Peter's Promise - Outdoor Winter Theatre Tickets are now sold out. Find out more about the performances and how the refundable tickets work here. When? Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th December, 4pm and 7pm Where? St Mary’s Churchyard, meet at the main gates. How much? Free with a £5 refundable deposit - make sure to book in advance. An “awfully big adventure” is coming to Kirkby Lonsdale...