This calendar features events in Ulverston and other towns and villages in South Cumbria, including Barrow, Dalton, Cartmel, Millom, and Bowness. Please check the location details of each event before making plans to attend. You may need a car or other form of transport in order to get to the event.

The majority of events listed below are cancelled. Please check directly with organisers if you are unsure.


All Day

Ulverston Canal Anchor Festival

Ulverston Canal Canal Foot, Ulverston

This year the theme is "Over The Water", as we are highlighting the Rolling Bridge. As many of you know, we have been working hard to save the old "Rolling Bridge" from disintegrating. Did you know that it is the only one of its kind in this country? An interactive information station will be installed ... Read more

Wedding at the park – October 26

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

We have a wedding taking place on Saturday October 26th, which means there will be… – no access to the toilets between 1.15pm and 2pm, and – no access to the walled garden between 1.30pm and 2.30pm. The cafe, playground and park will be open as usual.

Make Your Own Tealight Holder Workshop

Hawcoat Memorial Hall, Dalton Lane, Barrow in Furness, LA14 4HT Dalton Lane

Porcelain is a beautiful white clay which when fired to a high temperature becomes transparent, perfect for burning tea lights on a dark autumn evening. Join Kathryn for a creative two hour workshop creating your own tealight holder(s). All clay and glaze materials are included in the cost of the workshop. On the day you ... Read more

Pumpkin Trail

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

There’s spooky goings-on at Ford Park this October, with our Pumpkin Trail. To join the fun, purchase your trail sheet at the café before heading out into the park to find our hidden spooky pumpkins. Once you’ve completed the trail, draw your own pumpkin on the back of the sheet and post it in the ... Read more


Halloween Spooktacular

Askam Rugby Club.

Halloween Party 2019 £3 per Child includes a hotdog Fancy dress competition Disco and Games Prizes Tuck Shop (Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult) 🎃 All Welcome, Bar open 🎃


VOCE – Live at the Roxy

Roxy Cinema Brogden Street, Ulverston

Furness singing sensation VOCE launch their new concert tour "Stage and Screen" at the Roxy Cinema, Ulverston.

Mark Thomas: 50 Things About Us

Beggar's Theatre Market Square, Millom

The Beggar’s Theatre, Market Square, Millom, LA18 4HZ. Tel: 01229 775677 In his new show 50 Things About Us, Mark Thomas combines his trademark mix of storytelling, stand-up, mischief and really, really well researched material to examine how we have come to inhabit this divided wasteland that some of us call the United Kingdom. Mark ... Read more

Monster Monster & HomeGrown’s Halloween Rave – The Freestylers

Cloud Nine and The Lounge

A lowdown & dirty Halloween Rave with heavyweight sound, brain melting lazers, visuals, decor, dancers, circus performers & more Headline DJ - The Freestylers - (Classics Set) Spinning their biggest tunes spanning their entire career & covering electro, bass, breaks & jungle.... Support from Mister Monster, HomeGrown & more TBC Playing Hip Hop - House ... Read more

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