Keswick Mountain Festival

Fri 15 – Sun 17 May

Keswick Mountain Festival returns to Crow Park with inspiring speakers, sporting events, outdoor activities, pop-up campsite and a Festival Village packed with fun activities and delicious festival food and drinks. It was recently listed in the Guardian’s top 5 best adventure and wellness festivals of 2020.

2020’s live evening entertainment line-up will see a film screening take to the main stage on Friday and a variety of bands and DJ set on Saturday. This is all played out against the backdrop of the beautiful Derwentwater and Borrowdale Valley.

Theatre by the Lake will see a programme of speakers telling tales of mountain adventures and sporting endeavours: be prepared to be inspired! 

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Friday 15 May  

4pm:  Film: Paul Tierney: Running The Wainwrights
7.30pm: Speaker: Cameron McNeish: There's Always the Hills, A Lifetime of Books and Wild Places

Saturday 16 May

4pm:  Speaker: Terry Abraham Life of a Mountain: The End of an Era
7.30pm: Speaker: All 214 Peaks: A Wainwright Evening