Awe-inspiring replica of the Earth, featured in the main hall of The Coro, Ulverston.
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.
Event listings for 2021 are indicative, and are subject to change or cancellation due to Covid-19 restrictions. Please check notes in the event footer for last update source, date and summary of changes.
Enjoy Benh Zeitlin's fantastical slice of Americana, viewing the Louisiana bayou through the eyes of a six-year-old girl.This is a unique opportunity to watch this vivid dystopian family drama against the backdrop of Gaia, an awe-inspiring exact replica of the Earth, at The Coro.Film certification: 12AEssential Safety InformationAlthough no longer mandatory, we encourage all visitors ... Read more
A conversation with young creatives about unique experience of living and practising in the Lake District.Join this panel of young creatives as they launch their latest edition of Folded, an online space to 'share, connect and uplift' and discuss the challenges and opportunities experienced by young creatives living in Cumbria. A panel discussion will be ... Read more
SOLD OUT. We are excited to announce that we will see the return of this iconic walk across Morecambe Bay Sands this year. The walk will take place on Saturday 28th August at 9.15am. Michael Wilson will be our guide for the day, learning his skills from the retired celebrity that is Cedric Robinson (so ... Read more
Join internationally acclaimed pianist Anthony Hewitt and a series of guests as they create a stunning soundscape under Gaia.Essential Safety InformationAlthough 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 ... Read more
A fast-paced, action-packed film about a woman who gets stranded in the deep, dark, depths of space.Alfonso Cuarón pitches Sandra Bullock into a desperate battle for survival in his Academy Award-winning, space-based thriller, also starring George Clooney. And this is a unique opportunity to watch this Academy Award-winning film against the backdrop of Gaia, an ... Read more
The walking festival is confirmed for Saturday 11th to Sunday 19th September 2021. The programme of events is on the walkfest website only. Changes from the normal festival are: Walks will be free. There will be fewer walks allowing smaller groups, using our for usual walk leaders. A printed programme will not be produced, to allow for the ... Read more
On Saturday 11th of September there will be a Fired up Furness exhibition and sale of ceramics made by the local Ulverston Potters’ Collective who are exhibiting their wares in Ulverston town centre to celebrate Ulverston‘s Charter Festival. It is the group’s first foray out since 2019 and they are raring to go so do ... Read more
Local archaeologist, Dan Elsworth, will talk about his work and research in Barrow-in-Furness.Join local archaeologist, Dan Elsworth, for an online talk about his work and research in Barrow-in-Furness.Dan Elsworth a Director of Greenlane Archaeology, based in Ulverston, has been working on archaeological projects for 22 years.He has worked on numerous excavations, surveys, building investigations, desk-based ... Read more
Explore the usually inaccessible Kirkhead Tower, discover prehistoric stories and enjoy wonderful views of Morecambe Bay.Explore the usually inaccessible Tower (a probable 19th century Summer House), discover prehistoric stories and enjoy wonderful views of Morecambe Bay.The tours will head off from Kents Bank Station. Guides will share information about recent conservation works, the fascinating history ... Read more
Discover the skills of the Victorian artisan! Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, bringing together over 2,000 local people and organisations, and thousands of volunteers. Every year in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history. This year, Ulverston Parish Church is ... Read more
St Mary’s Walk to Remember event is back! On Friday 24th September St Mary’s is excited to be back and asking you to be part of something special by stepping up for St Mary’s and joining our ten mile much loved fundraising walk. Registration fee: Adult £10, Child £5. Minimum sponsorship: Adult £30, Child £10.
Date confirmed. Hopefully going ahead in the full traditional format. The theme for 2021 is ‘My Favourite Things’ which gives our hundreds of lanterneers the option to create any kind of lantern they like. To make the festival more family friendly the start times for the various processions have been moved forward by 30 minutes, ... Read more
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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