Ulverston Community Calendar

Feel Good Singing

Ulverston Methodist Church 22 Neville Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Sessions: Monday 7pm and Thursday 10.30am at Ulverston Methodist Church. The community singing group is open to all voices, even those that don't consider themselves singers. Booking essential.

Event Series Pickleball


Dowdales School Nelson Street, Dalton-in-Furness

South Lakes Pickleball at Dowdales School on Mondays, and Furness College on Thursdays. Please check with the organiser for exceptions, eg. Christmas and bank holidays.

Growing Well

Growing Well Kendal Low Sizergh Farm, Kendal, Cumbria, United Kingdom

We are a mental health charity, located on an organic farm and kitchen garden. If you’re feeling depressed, anxious or finding everyday life difficult, then we may be able to help with free effective support for your mental health at our organic farm at Growing Well Sizergh, near Kendal, or in our new kitchen garden ... Read more

Event Series Street Market

Street Market

Ulverston Town Centre Ulverston, Cumbria

The outdoor market takes place on Thursdays and Saturdays throughout the year, with the exception of Christmas Day & New Year's Day. Stalls are set up in Market Street and New Market Street. The market is managed by Westmorland & Furness Council. Also on market days, a community fundraising coffee morning normally takes place in ... Read more

Ulverston Walkfest

The 2024 Ulverston Walking Festival (WalkFest) will be held from Saturday 27th April to the Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2024. The programme is now live on the Walkfest website, including details of how to book. Note that all walks must be pre-booked, and that last year many of the walks were full well before ... Read more

Event Series Ulverston News

Ulverston News

Register to receive Ulverston News weekly by email. If you’re a fan of Ulverston festivals, this is the newsletter for you! We will send you information about local events, organisations, and services, including volunteering opportunities. https://ulverston.com/mail

Event Series Ford Parkrun

Ford Parkrun

Ford Park Ford Park, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The parkrun is a free event that takes place on most Saturdays at Ford Park. The course is 5k long, over a mixture of tarmac, trail paths, and grass. Sometimes there are cakes! New participants are very welcome, but please register before you first attend. Ford Park is owned and managed by a charity and ... Read more

Spring Spectacular

Ulverston Parish Church 20 Church Walk, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Spring coffee morning at Ulverston Parish Church.

UVHS Wind Band in Concert with the Royal Marines

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

UVHS is once again delighted to be welcoming back to Ulverston The Band of His Majesty’s Royal Marines. 2024 marks the 20th year of this unique partnership and this joint concert given by the internationally acclaimed UVHS Wind Band and the Marines Band Service (arguably the most famous military music organisation in the world). UVHS ... Read more

Event Series Grange Prom Art

Grange Prom Art

Grange Promenade The Promenade, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, United Kingdom

PromArt showcases fine art and crafts from some of the regions finest and most respected artisans along the Victorian Promenade at Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria in the Southern Lake District. If you love art it’s a great day out! Each month there are up to 80 stalls set up ready to display a wide range of beautiful ... Read more

Event Series Hoad Monument Open

Hoad Monument Open

Sir John Barrow Monument Hoad Hill, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The Sir John Barrow Monument, known as the Hoad Monument, is normally open on Sunday afternoons between Easter Sunday and the end of October. It is also open on Bank Holidays, and on other occasions by arrangement. The flag flies at the top of Hoad Hill when the monument is open. You can climb up ... Read more

Ulverston Golf Club Quiz Night

Ulverston Golf Club Bardsea Park, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Quiz night in aid of NSPCC. £2 entry fee. Food available before the event to pre-order, served at 6pm.

Event Series Chapel Island Walk

Chapel Island Walk

Sandgate Main Street, Flookburgh, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Walk from Flookburgh (Sandgate) to Chapel Island and on to Canal Foot with the Guide Over Sands Trust. The walk itinerary varies depending on the time of year due to nesting birds, and the position of the River Leven channel. At some times it may not be possible to cross the Leven channel safely, and ... Read more

Event Series Historic Car Club

Historic Car Club

Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Join us for the Monthly Meet-up of the Lakeland Historic Car Club! Whether you're a proud car owner, an enthusiast, or just eager to marvel at classic local cars, everyone is welcome! Enjoy a morning filled with vintage car charm and camaraderie. The Lakeland Historic Car Club members will be showcasing their prized possessions outside ... Read more

Event Series Fired Up Furness

Fired Up Furness

Fired up Furness is an exhibition and sale of ceramics, pottery and sculpture organised by Ulverston Potters Collective. Exhibition and sale of pottery, ceramics & sculpture. Evemore Vintage, County Square (old Barclays Bank).

Ceilidh with The Sands Band

Urswick Recreation Hall 15 Church Road, Great Urswick, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Get ready to put your best foot forward and dance the night away with The Sands Band at a Ceilidh on Saturday, 4 May! It's sure to be a hilarious evening full of laughs, all while raising funds for a great charity.

Northern Soul Night

Hawcoat Park Sports Club Hawcoat Lane, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, United Kingdom

NSPCC fundraiser at Hawcoat Park. Fabulous Northern Soul night on Saturday 4th May featuring top guest DJ's: Gary White, Chris Hughes, Rob, Paul, Roger Moffatt, Glynn Griffiths, Brian Mulholland and Brain McBride. £5 entry per person. It's just £4 to cover the cost of a call to Childline, and every ticket bought will be able ... Read more

An 80’s Night Out Staring Ross Alexander & The Blitz Kidz

The Beggars Theatre Market Square, Millom, Cumbria, United Kingdom

80s dress optional – if you dare! Let’s do it! Ross Alexander is an internationally established LGBTQIA+ entertainer and recording artist. In 2013 after a career spanning over 36 years, working as a DJ, and record producer, playing, making, and releasing music for other artists, he decided to implode his life and start over again, ... Read more

£14 – £16

Classic Car Show

Ford Park Ford Park, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Ford Park want to welcome you to the park this May for a classic and exotic car show, exhibiting all manner of vintage and exotic cars and bikes. Entry to the event is free so spread the word and bring your family and friends along for a fun day at the park. If you'd like ... Read more

Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

Taking the audience on a journey ‘in time’, a thrilling ride through their 30 years, the concert is a full theatrical experience, with dynamic choreography and heart-pounding rhythms contrasting with atmospheric soundscapes. As Europe’s longest-established taiko group, Mugenkyo are widely recognised as the ground-breaking pioneers of this exciting art-form, thrilling audiences at thousands of performances ... Read more

Event Series Long Covid Support Group

Long Covid Support Group

St Mary's Hospice Ford Park Crescent, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Furness Area Long Covid Support group. 2nd Wednesday of every month, 11am-12:30pm. St Mary's Hospice, Ulverston OR Living Well Centre, Barrow. A great space & time to chat and for support.

Brathay 10in10

Brathay Hall Ambleside, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Starting in 2007 the Brathay 10in10 was the World’s first 10 marathons in 10 days stage race. The challenge is simple; run 10 laps of the stunning Windermere Marathon course over 10 days. Most participants are focused on the final prize of reaching the finish line on Day 10! An elite few are there to ... Read more

Keswick to Barrow Walk

Hawcoat Park Sports Club Hawcoat Lane, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The Keswick to Barrow (K2B) and Coniston to Barrow (C2B) sponsored walks take place on 11th May 2024. The two events combine to raise money for a range of national and local charities and good causes. Participants take part as members of teams, and can compete (if they wish) for various performance and fundraising trophies. ... Read more

Event Series Ulverston Repair Cafe

Ulverston Repair Cafe

Croftlands Community Centre 44 Central Drive, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

We are a volunteer group that run a free monthly event that is open to everyone. From electricals to jewellery and zips to furniture, our group of talented repairers are willing to take a look all sort of different things in need of a fix. If you can carry it in, we’ll have a look ... Read more

Florence: the lesser known life and legacy of Florence Nightingale

The Beggars Theatre Market Square, Millom, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Florence Nightingale was a campaigner and reformer whose pioneering use of statistics called for government accountability and equal access to healthcare for all. This one-woman-performance of original song and storytelling shines a light on lesser known aspects of Florence Nightingale’s life and work, to question why Florence’s extraordinary and wide ranging achievements are so often ... Read more

£10 – £16

ASICS Windermere Marathon

Brathay Hall Ambleside, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Often described as the friendliest and most beautiful UK marathon. This wonderful and undulating road marathon takes place every year in May. It’s a 26.2 mile anti-clockwise circuit of Windermere through the villages of Hawkshead, Newby Bridge, Bowness-on-Windermere and Ambleside, finishing at Brathay Hall with stunning views over England’s largest lake. Over half the course ... Read more

Event Series Royal British Legion Drop-In

Royal British Legion Drop-In

Royal British Legion 10 Brogden Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Monthly drop-in at the Royal British Legion Club, Brogden Street, Ulverston. Open to serving and ex-serving members of the armed forces and partners.  The forum is designed to give those mentioned an opportunity to come along and discuss in confidence matters which could help you to enjoy the benefits of support available. Tea and coffee ... Read more

Ten In The Bed – Schools Production

The Beggars Theatre Market Square, Millom, Cumbria, United Kingdom

10.30AM and 1.30PM Schools Production  Is it a bed? Or a boat? Or a giant slice of toast? For Naz and Iggy and their eight friends, their bed is a place where imagination can fill their tummies with tasty treats and take them to familiar warm places. Well, sometimes. Join the boat-bed’s disparate crew as they ... Read more

Kadampa Spring Festival

Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre Conishead Priory, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Dorje Shugden Empowerment and teachings on the Extensive Protector Puja with Gen-la Kelsang Jampa. Dorje Shugden is a Dharma Protector emanation of the Wisdom Buddha who averts obstacles to our spiritual practice and gathers necessary conditions for our attaining spiritual realizations. During this Festival, Gen-la Kelsang Jampa will grant the Blessing Empowerment of Dorje Shugden. ... Read more

Kevin Quantum: Momentum

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

Explore the exotic space where science and magic meet with the Edinburgh Fringe Sell-out magician-scientist, trained by US magic legends Penn & Teller. Kevin swings effortlessly from edge-of-your-seat astonishment to belly laughs – culminating with the ‘flaming cannonball’ illusion; a deadly, reimagined version of a Newton’s Cradle - the science desk toy. An evening shrouded ... Read more

The War of the Worlds

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

The chances of anything coming from Mars are a million to one. And yet, mankind finds itself on the brink of extinction when aggressive creatures from that remote planet land on Earth. The play follows the struggles of one man as he endeavours to find his beloved wife. Along the way he must evade the ... Read more


The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

Ulverston International Music Festival. Twenty years ago, in 2004, we started out with four concerts. Twenty years on, and another twenty concerts and events have been added, to make a total of twenty four for 2024. This year will be a festival of music in the truest sense, back-to-back concerts over a ten-day period, an ... Read more

D-Day 80th Anniversary

D-Day 80 in June 2024 is an event taking place throughout the United Kingdom, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, UK Overseas Territories and at the British Normandy Memorial overlooking Gold Beach, Normandy, one of the five Beaches landed on 6th June 1944, in Commemoration/Celebration of the 80th Anniversary of the D-Day landings.

Great North Swim

Low Wood Hotel Ambleside Road, Windermere, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The Arla Great North Swim is a weekend-long celebration of open-water swimming. Expect stunning scenery, the best of local food and drink, outdoor activities, culture, art, history and thousands of like-minded people coming together. Think of it more as an open-water adventure than a race. Choose from six different open water swimming distances to suit ... Read more

Smartphone for Improvers

Ulverston Methodist Church 22 Neville Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

A free 2 week course for smartphone learners.

Floyd UK

The Beggars Theatre Market Square, Millom, Cumbria, United Kingdom

We have brought together some of the best musicians in the UK who have the talent and desire to replicate the music of Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of The Moon album “LIVE” in the greatest detail possible to mark the albums 50th Anniversary. The band are dedicated to crafting Pink Floyd’s performances with careful attention ... Read more


BOFRA Fell Run

Ford Park Ford Park, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Starting in Ford Park, the race runs up the hill to the Monument then drops down behind and circles the fell behind before return past the monument again and down to the park.

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