Events in and around Keswick

You’ll find plenty of inspiration here to help you make the most of your stay in Keswick the Lake District. Keswick and the surrounding area has a great choice of events throughout the year from annual favourites in our Festival Calendar like the Keswick Beer Festival, Words by the Water and the Keswick Jazz and Blues Festival to sporting events such as the Keswick Mountain Festival and the Derwentwater Regatta. With Theatre by the Lake and the Alhambra Cinema in Keswick and the nearby Rheged Centre we have great venues for cultural events. There is a packed calendar of events throughout the year featuring music, dance, exhibitions, fairs, arts and crafts, theatre, cinema and live streaming events. Our choice of workshops and courses gives you the opportunity to brush up on an old skill or learn a new one. You'll find a wide choice of events for children in our family fun section. There are both indoor and outdoor events so there will always be something going on whatever the weather. If you like to be guided by the experts there are guided walks and tours.