Ulverston Community Calendar

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

A Celebration of Opera

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

Afternoon concert by Encore Opera Group, part of the CL Festival celebrating 150 years of St John's Osmotherley.

February Reading Group

Hope & Anchor Daltongate, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Join us for our February reading group in collaboration with Mycelium Thinking, where we will be reading The Mushroom at the End of the World: On the Possibility of Life in Capitalist Ruins by Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing. Matsutake is the most valuable mushroom in the world—and a weed that grows in human-disturbed forests across the ... Read more

Event Series Feel Good Singing

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

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.

Sunset Series: Reading the Bay

The Bay has exerted its fascinating, dominating power over writers across centuries. This evening presents extracts from travel writing, poems, fiction and memoirs, to reveal how the Bay has been seen through the eyes of writers over the past two centuries. Local writer Sarah Hymas will be sharing favourite writing, chosen by herself and others, ... Read more

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

Sublime Symmetry: William De Morgan

Blackwell Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Explore the hidden mathematical beauty of Victorian ceramic designer William De Morgan’s intricate design. Sublime Symmetry is an exhibition featuring 60 pots, tiles and vases from the De Morgan Collection, including examples of De Morgan’s Middle Eastern-inspired designs and glistening lustreware. De  Morgan is celebrated for his contribution to the Arts & Crafts movement and ... 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

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

Crafting Day

Gleaston Village Hall Main Street, Gleaston, Ulverston, Cumbria

Take time for yourself at our next Crafting Day. Any UFO’s in the cupboard bring them along 😃

The Haunting by Hugh Janes

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

In an ancient, crumbling mansion, two men stumble across a dark, terrifying secret that will forever change their lives. When a book dealer, David Filde, is employed by Lord Gray to catalogue the estate’s impressive library, he finds an incredible array of rare books. However, as a series of strange and unexplained events conspire to ... Read more

£14 – £16

The Tannahill Weavers

The Beggar’s Theatre Market Square, Millom, Cumbria

@ Saturday 2nd March 2024 8pm Scotland’s Tannahill Weavers are one of the world’s premier Celtic bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs and ballads, and humorous tales of life in Scotland. Their music demonstrates to old and young alike the rich and varied musical heritage of the Celtic people. ... Read more

£16.00 – £18.00

The Word is Terry Christian

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

The Word is Terry Christian – The Naught Nineties and More! Comedy show about the 1990s with video clips on the big screen from The Word Join Award-Winning Broadcaster, Comedian and WORD host Terry Christian as we celebrate – with the aid of some amazing clips and a no holds barred Q&A – the 30th ... Read more

£20

David Attenborough

Roxy Cinema Brogden Street, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

A life on our planet. A unique documentary telling the story of life. Sponsored by Ulverston Town Council. Discount for advance ticket purchases.

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

A Life of Ferns

Brantwood East of lake, Coniston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Julian Reed is a national treasure in the fern world. He was a plant manager at Polhill Nursery before retirement and now holds the National Collections of Polystichium and Polypodium ferns. Julian has won gold at Hampton Court and is a regular exhibitor at Wisley with the British Pteridological Society’, of which he is a ... Read more

As SHE likes it

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

As SHE Likes It is inspired by the story of #MeToo pioneer Patricia Douglas. It’s been nearly 100 years since Patricia Douglas was lured to a studio party under the guise of a casting call, in what was perhaps the biggest, best-suppressed scandal in Hollywood history. Join the Damsel in Distress, or as she prefers ... Read more

Canterbury Tales – David Mynne

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

Here’s ‘The Canterbury Arms’, an olde English Inn, Infamous around these parts for villainy and sin. The floor is caked in sawdust, for soaking up the spit, And the air is thick with stories told with wisdom, guile and wit. Some stories are romantic, some are bawdy, others scary. And there are tales about the ... Read more

£10 – £16

Everything Chocolate!

Shed One The Old Calf Shed, Auction Mart, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Make Your Own Chocolate Skincare Workshop Join Thea at Shed One Distillery for this scrumptious two hour chocolate skincare workshop. You will make your very own duo of products, to exfoliate, moisturise and nourish your skin, whilst enjoying award winning gin in a cosy and relaxing space. Thea graduated from the University of Central Lancashire ... Read more

Dark Skies and Pies

Brantwood Dark Skies and Pie Night – Guided walk with Martin Rivett Join professional Mountain Leader, astronomer, and storyteller Martin Rivett as he leads a night walk through the Brantwood Estate and up to the high point of Crag Head, a recognised Dark Skies environment, to discover the night sky over Coniston Water. The evening ... Read more

South Cumbria Music Festival

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

The South Cumbria Musical Festival was formed in 1976 and has developed over the years to become one of the most respected competitive events in the country. The Festival is well known for its high standards, friendliness and efficient organisation. It gives competitors an opportunity to perform on a stage in a beautifully refurbished venue, ... 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

China Crisis

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

China Crisis were never your run-of-the-mill 80s pop band. Formed in Liverpool by singer Gary Daly and guitarist Eddie Lundon, they distilled their love of David Bowie and Steely Dan into an exquisitely melancholy post-punk sound that saw them win their just chart rewards. Has there ever been a more wistful Top 10 hit than ... Read more

£26

Needle Felted Easter Bunny Duck

Shed One The Old Calf Shed, Auction Mart, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Host: Sally Whittaker, Needle Felter Extraordinaire! Join us at Shed One for a fun afternoon of Needle Felting, an award winning Shed Tipple and delicious, sweet treats! This 3-hour workshop is hosted by Ulverston’s Sally Whittaker, owner of Absolute Beginners' Workshop. Known for her inclusive, open and fun craft workshops. Even if you are an ... Read more

Ulverston Music Festival Winter Series

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

Ulverston Music Festival announces its Winter Series, presenting five captivating concerts from November to March, all at Ulverston Parish Church, featuring our resident Steinway concert grand piano. Great music right on our doorstep, featuring international artists. Julian Arp and Sacha Rattle will open the series performing a trio of trios, written for clarinet, cello and ... Read more

Russell Kane: HyperActive

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

TICKETS ON SALE ONLINE – MONDAY 18TH DECEMBER 11AM! IN HOUSE ON TUESDAY 19TH DECEMBER AT 10AM! Russell Kane: Hyper Active Whirlwind, FitBit-breaking comedian, presenter, actor and author Russell Kane is out on the road again, setting it on fire with his unique recipe of sharp wit and “storming physical comedy” (Mail on Sunday).  The ... Read more

£22

Scarecrow Festival

Ford Park Ford Park, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Visit the scarecrows in the Ford Park walled garden. Each scarecrow is made by a local school or community group.

Cocktail & Cakes

Shed One The Old Calf Shed, Auction Mart, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Gather your friends and meet at Shed One for Cocktail & Cakes! Voucher secures your spot. Or take a chance and just turn up. Arrival any time between 4pm & 7.15pm. Shed One will close at 8pm. Voucher entitles you to one cocktail and 3 bite-sized cakes*. Additional cocktails/drinks can be purchased. Cocktails: To be ... Read more

Easter Egg Hunt

Lightburn Park Lightburn Road, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Easter family fun with Ulverston Community Solutions.

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

The Lost Forest

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England, United Kingdom

There’s magic and mayhem in the rainforest! Animals’ homes are at risk as bulldozers and diggers crash through the trees. Who will come to the rescue and fight the evil Endorro? Can we save the rainforest? Join Indigo Moon Theatre as they present The Lost Forest, a mesmerising performance of puppetry and digital projection for ... Read more

The Straits UK

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

Founded in 2018, The Straits UK are made up of six musicians all with a passion for delivering quality music and performance every time. Residing in the North East of England, the idea to form a tribute to Dire Straits originated with the frontman and drummer, who happen to be father and son. They have ... Read more

£22

The Little Prince

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

“Has a sheep on a star eaten a rose?’ If that sounds silly then you might be like the King and the Business-Man on their lonely asteroids, forgetting that the most important things can only be understood with the heart. The Little Prince is here to remind us in Lyngo’s new collaboration with Norwich Puppet ... Read more

£6 – £28

Live Nation Presents: The Comedy Store Millom (April)

The Beggar’s Theatre Market Square, Millom, Cumbria

@ Friday 12th April 7.30pm With nearly 40 years’ experience in the business and as the premier name in comedy, The Comedy Store is renowned as a breeding ground for new comedy talent, and remains the place to see tomorrow’s stars today. The likes of Eddie Izzard, John Bishop, Rod Gilbert and Sarah Millican, have ... Read more

£17.50

Live Nation Presents: The Comedy Store Millom

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

With nearly 40 years’ experience in the business and as the premier name in comedy, The Comedy Store is renowned as a breeding ground for new comedy talent, and remains the place to see tomorrow’s stars today. The likes of Eddie Izzard, John Bishop, Rod Gilbert and Sarah Millican, have all cut their comedy teeth ... Read more

£17.5

Cocktail & Cakes

Shed One The Old Calf Shed, Auction Mart, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Gather your friends and meet at Shed One for Cocktail & Cakes! Voucher secures your spot. Or take a chance and just turn up. Arrival any time between 5pm & 7.30pm. Shed One will close at 8pm. Voucher entitles you to one cocktail and 3 bite-sized cakes*. There will be a choice of 3 cocktails. ... Read more

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