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.

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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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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

An Evening Without Kate Bush

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

The chaotic cabaret cult is here! Enter Strange Phenomena, howl with the The Hounds Of Love and dance on the moors with Wuthering Heights.Acclaimed performer Sarah-Louise Young (Cabaret Whore, The Showstoppers, La Soiree) has teamed up with theatremaker Russell Lucas (Warped at VAULT Festival) to explore the music and mythology of one of the most ... 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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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

Friday Night Live

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Laugh out loud with 4 award-winning, Edinburgh Festival-storming, prime-time-TV-smashing, rib-splitting, side-tickling, extremely funny actsLloyd Griffith: Rob Beckett tour support; as seen on Jonathan Ross' Comedy ClubLindsey Santoro: Finalist in British Comedian of the Year 2021; ‘naturally hysterical’ - Joe LycettSteve Harris: Peter Kay tour support; ‘made me howl with laughter’ Billy ConnollyRich Wilson: Kevin Bridges ... Read more

Jess Gillam with James Baillieu

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Ulverston saxophonist Jess Gillam performs wide-ranging music from Bowie to Baroque and Cumbrian-inspired folk to jazz-infused melodies.A musical force of nature, Jess Gillam has been forging her own adventurous path since she shot to fame becoming the first saxophonist to reach the finals of BBC Young Musician and the youngest ever soloist to perform at ... Read more

The Hero Light – Furness Tradition

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day swept up in tales from an ancient Irish epic, brought to crackling contemporary life by Dominic Kelly.Ulster. Connaught. In these places live two best friends: Ireland’s most fearless and feared young warriors. But Ulster and Connaught don’t like each other; they don’t like each other at all. And huge forces are ... Read more

South Cumbria Music Festival

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

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.

Sunset Series: Discovering Furness Abbey

Explore one of Morecambe Bay's most significant historic sitesJoin expert guide and local author, Gill Jepson, to discover more about this incredible religious site - one of the true treasures of Morecambe Bay.Dating from the 12th century, this Cistercian abbey was considered, at its height, to be the second richest and most powerful abbey in ... Read more

The Crucible – Ulverston Outsiders

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Ulverston Outsiders present Arthur Miller’s classic and cautionary tale, capturing the hysteria and terror of the Salem Witch Trials.Salem. 1692. The girls are caught dancing in the woods. The witch hunter is summoned. And a toxic mix of vengeance and fear is about to send a small community to the gallows.Arthur Miller's The Crucible is ... Read more

The Crucible – Ulverston Outsiders

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Ulverston Outsiders present Arthur Miller’s classic and cautionary tale, capturing the hysteria and terror of the Salem Witch Trials.Salem. 1692. The girls are caught dancing in the woods. The witch hunter is summoned. And a toxic mix of vengeance and fear is about to send a small community to the gallows.Arthur Miller's The Crucible is ... Read more

The Crucible – Ulverston Outsiders

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Ulverston Outsiders present Arthur Miller’s classic and cautionary tale, capturing the hysteria and terror of the Salem Witch Trials.Salem. 1692. The girls are caught dancing in the woods. The witch hunter is summoned. And a toxic mix of vengeance and fear is about to send a small community to the gallows.Arthur Miller's The Crucible is ... Read more

The Crucible – Ulverston Outsiders

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Ulverston Outsiders present Arthur Miller’s classic and cautionary tale, capturing the hysteria and terror of the Salem Witch Trials.Salem. 1692. The girls are caught dancing in the woods. The witch hunter is summoned. And a toxic mix of vengeance and fear is about to send a small community to the gallows.Arthur Miller's The Crucible is ... Read more

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

The Smeds & The Smoos

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

A stellar new show based on Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler's award-winning book. Soar into space and a joyful tale of star-crossed aliens.On a far-off planet, Smeds and Smoos can’t be friends. So when a young Smed and Smoo fall in love and zoom off into space together, how will their families get them back?Music, ... Read more

Jobs Fair

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Drop in to find local employment opportunities, speak to recruiters, learn about local companies and enlist expert help to spruce up your CV. Free entry.

Easter with Ulverston Parish Church

Ulverston Parish Church 20 Church Walk, Ulverston, Cumbria

Celebrate Easter at a series of special events around Ulverston and on Birkrigg Common.

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

Children’s Easter Holiday Activities (Funded)

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

Looking for children’s activities for the Easter holidays? Thanks to the Cumbria Holiday Activity and Food Programme, join us at Ford Park for a mixture of multi-sports and creative indoor and outdoor activities. Running on Monday April 4, Tuesday April 5, Monday April 11 and Tuesday April 12,  from 10.30am to 3.30pm – these fun, ... Read more

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Coro Coffee Morning

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Pop in for a hot drink and a chat between 9.30am and 12.30pm. Help raise money for some amazing charities and community groups, with assorted tombolas and raffles to enter and bric-a-brac stalls to browse. Entry: £1 on the door

Storytelling for the Spring

Ulverston, Cumbria

Online Zoom event by Mark Borthwick. Dear friends! As the hedgehogs stir and the pollen takes to the air, Ian and I are remembering what fun we used to have broadcasting to an international audience through online storytelling. So! If you're weary of rambling in the hills, or sore from collecting sloes, or tired from ... Read more

The Coro Easter Market

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Find everything from locally sourced food and drinks to ethically produced arts and crafts at this bumper Easter Market. Following the success of The Coro Christmas Markets, this Easter there’s another opportunity to browse and buy some of the best locally and ethically produced products Cumbria has to offer. Previous markets have included beautiful ceramics; ... Read more

Future of The Roxy

Laurel and Hardy Museum Brogden Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

The Roxy Collective is working to protect, preserve, restore and revitalise The Roxy, Ulverston, and we need your help! We'll be holding an open drop-in session 6 pm - 9 pm on Thursday 21st of April. Come visit us in The Laurel & Hardy Museum to learn more!

St George’s Pageant

Ulverston Town Centre Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

A celebration of St George and the dragon in the town centre.

Printfest 2022 – Preview

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Beat the crowds and be the first to see this year’s Printfest exhibition.A short note on safetyAlthough no longer mandatory, we encourage all visitors to wear face coverings when indoors, keep a safe distance from others, use hand sanitisers and wash hands regularly, and check in with the NHS Test and Trace app if able ... Read more

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Fired Up Furness

Nirodhah Studio 13 Market Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

Pottery, ceramics & sculpture. Exhibition and sale.

Printfest 2022

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

45 of the UK’s finest printmakers showcase their work in the festival championing the original hand-made print.Meet the artists, discover more about their methods, and maybe find something to take home with you.Printfest is more than your average exhibition – it’s a unique opportunity to really get under the skin of this wonderfully creative artform, ... Read more

Westmorland and Furness Council Elections

Ulverston, Cumbria

There will be elections on Thursday 5 May 2022. These will elect councillors for two new unitary authorities. Vesting day for the new councils is 1 April 2023. From this day Cumberland Council will provide district and county council services across the current areas of Allerdale, Carlisle and Copeland. Westmorland and Furness Council will provide ... Read more

Keswick to Barrow Walk

Ulverston, Cumbria

All being well, the Keswick to Barrow and Coniston to Barrow Walks will take place at their usual date, the first Saturday after the May Bank Holiday. Team registration opens on 31st January. If you're entering a team, please consider nominating an Ulverston charity to benefit from your sponsorship, such as Ulverston Resilience Group, Furness ... Read more

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Printmaking Course

Swarthmoor Reading Room Fox Street, Ulverston, Cumbria

Print Share is really pleased to continue to work in partnership with Printfest Ulverston to promote printmaking in Ulverston. You can book now via www.printsharelakes.co.uk/workshops  Introduction to Printmaking Workshops 2022 A series of 4 workshops with Ulverston based printmaking group Print Share. Each workshop will introduce you to a different printmaking technique, taught by members of our collaborative ... Read more

Vortice Dance Company: Dracula

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Sink your teeth into the myths & legends of the blood-sucking Prince of Darkness in this sumptuous, sinister, seductive contemporary ballet.There’s plenty to relish in this luxurious visual tale of submission and domination – and plenty to challenge what you thought you knew about this iconic character. Taking inspiration from Bram Stoker’s classic gothic horror ... Read more

Sisters In The Wild – Summer Bikepacking Gathering

Satterthwaite Bowkerstead Farm, Satterthwaite, Cumbria, England

Join us for our Sisters In The Wild bikepacking gathering in the UK's Lake District.We're bringing back the summer Sisters In The Wild vibe to the Lake District. Expect two days of off-road focused riding, a supportive, inclusive, atmosphere, and skill building opportunities around the ridesOur basecamp is on the doorstep of the lush Grizedale ... Read more

Leyland Band: Polished Brass – Lancashire’s Finest

The Coro County Square, Ulverston, England

Lancashire’s finest brass band brings you a fantastic evening of ‘Polished Brass’, featuring music from marches to movie themes.Enjoy the warmth of Leyland Band’s unique sound as the regular Ulverston favourites present a brand-new programme to suit all tastes, played with style and panache, and featuring many of the band’s superb soloists.Leyland Band are renowned ... Read more

Litter pick at Ford Park Run

Ford Park Ulverston, Cumbria

After your Park Run join in The Great Cumbrian Litter Pick with Morecambe Bay Partnership.As part of 'The Great Cumbrian Litter Pick', Morecambe Bay Partnership have teamed up with Ford Park Run (Ulverston) to clear litter found in the surrounding areas.You can join the litter pick after completing the Park Run - Lauren from Morecambe ... Read more

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