This year's Lakes Alive Festival takes place on Friday 8th through to Sunday 10th September 2017.
The weekend will offer intimate spectacular happenings across Kendal and wider Lake District National Park.
With the theme of “Cultural Landscapes” Lakes Alive will showcase world class art in unexpected locations.
A fantastic free
programme of world class contemporary art
spectacular happenings and participation
brought to you by artists from home and
Prepare to be amazed and entertained.
Friday 8 September | 6-10pm and beyond.
Lakes Alive presents Jacobs Join – a mass
community get-together and dining experience, food, music,
and merriment alongside the River Kent.
More details about Lakes Alive 2017.
8 September 2017
Throughout Kendal, Cumbria
Celebrating World Heritage Site status
The Lake District has long been a source of artistic inspiration and this was one of the three key reasons why it was inscribed as a World Heritage Site in July 2017.
The identity, inspiration and desire to look after this spectacular landscape combines to create an evolving masterpiece – the perfect backdrop against showcase our contemporary digital arts festival.
Lakes Alive will celebrate the Lake District’s World Heritage Site status, firmly establishing the area as a modern, cultural destination, deserving the ultimate accolade and international recognition of World Heritage status.
Find out more at lakesworldheritage.co.uk