The Ulverston Community Calendar features events in and around the LA12 postcode area. 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 there. Events may be subject to change or cancellation without notice. If you’d like to add a community event to the calendar, please let us know about it. Events in LA12 are listed free of charge.

Gwilym Simcock Trio

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

The man Chick Corea called an original, creative genius brings his brilliant jazz trio to Ulverston International Music Festival.Gwilym Simcock has carved out a career as one of the most gifted pianists and imaginative composers in Europe. Moving effortlessly between jazz and classical music, his influences are wide-ranging: from jazz legends Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, ... Read more

Jamal Aliyev

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Enjoy the romanticism of Schumann and Chopin and the modernism of Shostakovich in a lunchtime recital from this up-and-coming young cellist.Winner of the prestigious Young Concert Artist Trust, Azerbaijan-born cellist Jamal Aliyev studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School with Thomas Carroll and is rapidly making a name for himself as one of the finest cellists ... Read more

Jess Dandy

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Luxuriate in the richness of Richard Strauss’s gorgeous Four Last Songs, sung by Barrow’s own international star contralto.Jess Dandy has been taking the classical music world by storm in recent years, making her debuts at Carnegie Hall in New York with John Eliot Gardiner and as a soloist in the BBC First Night of the ... Read more

Kevin Loh

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Pair morning coffee with the delicate sounds of the guitar, with arrangements of violin and cello masterpieces alongside exquisite Bach.Singaporean guitarist Kevin Loh is an artist of rare sensitivity and insight, who performs traditional classical repertoire with intense emotional depth. His programme will include arrangements of Bach’s suites and monumental landmarks of the violin and ... Read more

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Prepare to be captivated as the Welsh ‘Queen of Harps’ and Senegalese kora-master bring together two distinctive musical traditions.Catrin Finch took a Welsh tradition and renewed it for the 21st century, earning her the moniker ‘Queen of Harps’ along the way. Seckou Keita, meanwhile, is the most charismatic – and captivating – kora player of ... Read more

Ulverston’s Candlelit Walk

The Gill The Gill, Ulverston, Cumbria

We’re back on The Gill for a very special Halloween stroll into Ulverston’s candlelit woods. SOLD OUT. Hundreds of candles and fiery-flares will cast their glow on the flickering, frothy waters of the beck by night. Matrix Circus will be with us again to dance with fire. And John Hall and Alex Blackmore have been ... Read more

Handel’s Amadigi – English Touring Opera

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

English Touring Opera present an evening of delirious highs and savage lows in a magical, chivalric romance from Britain’s Baroque master.Handel’s opera Amadigi is one of his finest, though rarely performed. Based on a chivalric romance about three young people imprisoned by a sorceress, Handel’s version is brimming with youthful vigour, humour and tears. The ... Read more

Friday Night Live

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Laugh along with four award-winning, Edinburgh Festival-storming, primetime TV-smashing, rib-splitting, side-tickling, extremely funny acts.The return of Friday Night Live to The Coro features:Andrew Ryan - winner of 'Best New Show' at the 2018 Leicester Comedy Festival; support act to John Bishop; featured on Russell Howard's Good News ; 'going to be a huge star' (TimeOut).MC ... Read more

Swan Song

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Andrew Lancel (Coronation Street) stars as an English teacher on a journey in this bittersweet, one-man comedy by Jonathan Harvey.

Swan Song

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Andrew Lancel (Coronation Street) stars as an English teacher on a journey in this bittersweet, one-man comedy by Jonathan Harvey.

Morecambe Bay Sunset Series: Construction of the Lancaster Canal

Take a trip back to the late 18th century as Bill Froggatt tells us of the fascinating history of the Lancaster CanalJoin Heritage Advisor to the Canal and Rivers Trust Bill Froggatt as he tells us the intriguing story of the building of the Lancaster Canal. The Lancaster Canal and the Glasson Branch were built ... Read more

The Greatest Showman Singalong (PG)

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Drink in the magic and wonder of the circus and sing along to this wildly entertaining, feel-good movie musical for all the family.Featuring hit songs ‘This Is Me’, ‘Rewrite The Stars’ and ‘The Greatest Show’, this modern-day classic of a musical is an hour and three-quarters of lavish spectacle, great tunes, and pure entertainment, with ... Read more

Alice in Wonderland (PG)

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Escape down the rabbit hole and into Tim Burton’s mad-as-a-hatter, fantasy world: one which will leave you grinning like a Cheshire Cat.This psychedelic, visual feast of a film combines Burton’s trademark odd-ball style with all the whimsy, humour, and fantastical imagination of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and sequel Through the Looking Glass.Starring Johnny ... Read more

Oliver! Singalong (U)

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Dust off your best cockney accent and Victorian costumes and come and sing along to one of the greatest British musicals of all time.This charming and iconic take on Charles Dickens’ Oliver Twist is stacked full of brilliant songs: numbers practically made for singalong like ‘Food, Glorious Food’ and ‘Oom-Pah-Pah’; tender ballads like ‘Where Is ... Read more

The Muppet Christmas Carol

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Bags of comedy, catchy songs, and a heart as big and warm as a roaring Christmas fire: it’s Charles Dickens as only The Muppets can tell it.Wherever you find love it feels like Christmas, and The Muppets Christmas Carol has it in spades. The perfect family Christmas film stars all your favourite muppets – from Kermit ... Read more

When Santa got stuck in the Garden at Ford Park

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Join us for a 1hr Trail and Santa Experience at Ford Park 4th / 5th and 11th / 12th of December Entry times every 15 minutes from 11:30am to 3pm Did you know Santa is a keen gardener? You didn’t? Well, he is! He spends all year growing all the fantastic ingredients needed to make ... Read more

Ulverston Reindeer Run

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

A fun Reindeer Run for all of the family – each entrant will receive reindeer antlers, hot chocolate and a bespoke medal. The course is around Ford Park where you will be provided with Christmas themed entertainment and a snow cannon. More information and how to book can be found here This event is organised ... Read more

When Santa got stuck in the Garden at Ford Park

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Join us for a 1hr Trail and Santa Experience at Ford Park 4th / 5th and 11th / 12th of December Entry times every 15 minutes from 11:30am to 3pm Did you know Santa is a keen gardener? You didn’t? Well, he is! He spends all year growing all the fantastic ingredients needed to make ... Read more

Facing the Past and Transforming the Future

Dr Sunita Abraham and Lancaster Black History Group explore Lancaster’s links to transatlantic slavery.Lancaster Black History Group (LBHG) is a new grassroots community group of local residents working to fight racism through education. Over the last 10 months, members of the local community have been working alongside LBHG members to research the ways in which ... Read more

When Santa got stuck in the Garden at Ford Park

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Join us for a 1hr Trail and Santa Experience at Ford Park 11th / 12th of December Entry times every 15 minutes from 11:30am to 3pm Did you know Santa is a keen gardener? You didn’t? Well, he is! He spends all year growing all the fantastic ingredients needed to make the very special food ... Read more

When Santa got stuck in the Garden at Ford Park

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Join us for a 1hr Trail and Santa Experience at Ford Park 11th / 12th of December Entry times every 15 minutes from 11:30am to 3pm Did you know Santa is a keen gardener? You didn’t? Well, he is! He spends all year growing all the fantastic ingredients needed to make the very special food ... Read more

Festive at Ford Park

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

On Sunday evening (December 12), join Tiny Wild Fox around a roaring fire in the grounds of Ford Park for “Festive” – an evening of festive tales and stories by firelight. This “pay what you can” event invites you to join us in the park where you can settle in with your favourite comfy chair ... Read more

Ulverston Victoria High School Christmas Festival

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A seasonal celebration for all the family - Ulverston Victoria High School's annual Christmas Festival.The School's annual Christmas Festival will feature music from the Wind Band, Choir, Junior Band, String Ensemble, Flute Choir, Brass Ensemble, Clarinet Choir and Sax Ensemble, as well as audience carols and festive readings – all designed to bring even the ... Read more

Santa and the Lost Star – trail and story evening

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

18th and 19th, 21st, 22nd and 23rd of December. Time slots from 6:30 to 7:30 Santa has been planning his route for his Christmas Eve deliveries, but the 2nd star to the right has gone missing, and without it, he simply can’t find his way. Join him, in Ford Park, for a starlit trail around ... Read more

Santa and the Lost Star – trail and story evening

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

19th, 21st, 22nd and 23rd of December. Time slots from 6:30 to 7:30 Santa has been planning his route for his Christmas Eve deliveries, but the 2nd star to the right has gone missing, and without it, he simply can’t find his way. Join him, in Ford Park, for a starlit trail around the grounds ... Read more

Children’s Christmas Holiday Activities (funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Christmas holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity Programme, join us at Ford Park for exciting festive theatre, arts and sports this holiday- including Christmas crafts and a range of multi-sports! Running every day from Monday 20 December to Thursday 23 December, from 10.30am to 3pm – these fun, ... Read more

A Christmas Carol

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Kindle your festive spirit with this heart-warming take on Dickens’s timeless Christmas tale of greed, generosity, family and forgiveness.

A Christmas Carol

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Kindle your festive spirit with this heart-warming take on Dickens’s timeless Christmas tale of greed, generosity, family and forgiveness.

Children’s Christmas Holiday Activities (funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Christmas holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity Programme, join us at Ford Park for exciting festive theatre, arts and sports this holiday- including Christmas crafts and a range of multi-sports! Running every day from Monday 20 December to Thursday 23 December, from 10.30am to 3pm – these fun, ... Read more

Santa and the Lost Star – trail and story evening

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

21st, 22nd and 23rd of December. Time slots from 6:30 to 7:30 Santa has been planning his route for his Christmas Eve deliveries, but the 2nd star to the right has gone missing, and without it, he simply can’t find his way. Join him, in Ford Park, for a starlit trail around the grounds before ... Read more

Children’s Christmas Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Christmas holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity Programme, join us at Ford Park for exciting festive theatre, arts and sports this holiday- including Christmas crafts and a range of multi-sports! Running every day from Monday 20 December to Thursday 23 December, from 10.30am to 3pm – these fun, ... Read more

Santa and the Lost Star – trail and story evening

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

22nd and 23rd of December. Time slots from 6:30 to 7:30 Santa has been planning his route for his Christmas Eve deliveries, but the 2nd star to the right has gone missing, and without it, he simply can’t find his way. Join him, in Ford Park, for a starlit trail around the grounds before Santa ... Read more

Children’s Christmas Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Christmas holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity Programme, join us at Ford Park for exciting festive theatre, arts and sports this holiday- including Christmas crafts and a range of multi-sports! Running every day from Monday 20 December to Thursday 23 December, from 10.30am to 3pm – these fun, ... Read more

Santa and the Lost Star – trail and story evening

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Time slots from 6:30 to 7:30 Santa has been planning his route for his Christmas Eve deliveries, but the 2nd star to the right has gone missing, and without it, he simply can’t find his way. Join him, in Ford Park, for a starlit trail around the grounds before Santa tells you the tale of ... Read more

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Elf Trail

Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria

Father Christmas is asking for help this December to find 12 missing elves that have got lost in the museum. Have you got what it takes to solve the clues and track them down hidden amongst hundreds of our classic cars, motorbikes, bicycles and more? Children and families are welcome to take part in this ... Read more

Aladdin – Ulverston Pantomime Society

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Ulverston Pantomime Society for a colourful, magical and fun romp, with wonderful songs and characters to entertain the whole family.Ulverston Pantomime Society have been going strong since 1948, proudly producing pantomimes for the local community almost every year since. After a gap of a year they are returning with Dave Crump’s modern take on ... Read more

Aladdin – Ulverston Pantomime Society

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Ulverston Pantomime Society for a colourful, magical and fun romp, with wonderful songs and characters to entertain the whole family.Ulverston Pantomime Society have been going strong since 1948, proudly producing pantomimes for the local community almost every year since. After a gap of a year they are returning with Dave Crump’s modern take on ... Read more

Aladdin – Ulverston Pantomime Society

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Ulverston Pantomime Society for a colourful, magical and fun romp, with wonderful songs and characters to entertain the whole family.Ulverston Pantomime Society have been going strong since 1948, proudly producing pantomimes for the local community almost every year since. After a gap of a year they are returning with Dave Crump’s modern take on ... Read more

Aladdin – Ulverston Pantomime Society

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Ulverston Pantomime Society for a colourful, magical and fun romp, with wonderful songs and characters to entertain the whole family.Ulverston Pantomime Society have been going strong since 1948, proudly producing pantomimes for the local community almost every year since. After a gap of a year they are returning with Dave Crump’s modern take on ... Read more

Aladdin – Ulverston Pantomime Society

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Join Ulverston Pantomime Society for a colourful, magical and fun romp, with wonderful songs and characters to entertain the whole family.Ulverston Pantomime Society have been going strong since 1948, proudly producing pantomimes for the local community almost every year since. After a gap of a year they are returning with Dave Crump’s modern take on ... Read more

Fearless Dance: Dance Brave II

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Watch the second Fearless Dance showcase, with all styles of dance to enjoy, from tap to street, with fantastic themes set to catchy beats.After a long stint away during lockdown, the dancers and singers of Fearless Dance are ready to pull out all the stops and show off what they’ve been working on in this ... Read more

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Local Pensioner Fridays

Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria

Local pensioners can get some amazing discounts as Lakeland Motor Museum and other local attractions repeat their Friday discounts offer. For every Friday from 5 November 2021 to 1 April 2022, local pensioners (and a local friend of any age) can get a great deal for entry into the museum. (£4.75 instead of £9.50) This ... Read more

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Ulverston News

Ulverston, Cumbria

Weekly email newsletter issued to subscribers. Register to receive Ulverston News fortnightly 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. There is an option to register your mobile phone number to receive alerts from ... Read more

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Street Market

Ulverston Town Centre Market Street, 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 Ulverston Community Enterprises, c/o The Coronation Hall. Also on market days, a community fundraising coffee morning normally ... Read more

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Lakeland Historic Car Club

Lakeland Motor Museum Backbarrow, Ulverston, Cumbria

The Lakeland Historic Car Club meet on the first Saturday of every month at the museum and Cafe Ambio. Everyone is welcome to attend whether you're an owner, enthusiast or just keen to see some great examples of some classic local cars. The club roughly arrives at the museum around 10am and leaves after lunch ... Read more

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